Located on the western side of the main island of Viti Levu, Nadi is the third-largest town in Fiji. The area features the nicest weather on Viti Levu, as well as spectacular ocean views, white sand beaches, and volcanic hills. Nadi is the centre for Hinduism and Islam in Fiji. A magnificient sight is the beautfiul Sri Siva Subramaniya temple - the largest Hindu temple in the Southern hemisphere. The town is also close to the western mud-flat beaches and to the Nausori highlands. Other sites are the Waqadra Botanical Gardens, and the Sleeping Giant Gardens, which house Raymond Burr's magnificent orchid collection.