18 days in Samoa Itinerary

18 days in Samoa Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Apia, Upolu
— 9 nights
2
Savai'i
— 5 nights
3
Lalomanu, Upolu
— 3 nights

9
nights
Apia, Upolu

Apia ©
The Samoan capital of Apia serves as the first port of call for most visitors, and it plays home to a number of historic sites, a laid-back seaside promenade, and a range of hotels and restaurants keeping tourists entertained.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Apia: Cape Fatuosofia (in Cape Fatuosofia), Giant Clam Sanctuary (in Savaia) and O le Pupu-Pue National Park (in Si'umu). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral, explore the activities along Palolo Deep Marine Reserve, explore the fascinating underground world of Piula Cave Pool, and take in the dramatic scenery at Papaseea Sliding Rock.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Apia trip planning app.

Christchurch, New Zealand to Apia is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from Christchurch to Apia, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Savai'i.

Things to do in Apia

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Upolu, Cape Fatuosofia, Giant Clam Sanctuary, O le Pupu-Pue National Park
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Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral ©
Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral
Papaseea Sliding Rock ©
Papaseea Sliding Rock
Piula Cave Pool ©
Piula Cave Pool

5
nights
Savai'i

Savai'i ©
Savai'i is known for nature, parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Alofaaga Blowholes, tour the pleasant surroundings at Aganoa Beach, Head underground at Aopo Lava Tubes, and head outdoors with Mount Matavanu Crater.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Savai'i travel route planning tool.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Apia to Savai'i in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Lalomanu.

Things to do in Savai'i

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Alofaaga Blowholes ©
Alofaaga Blowholes
Afu Aau Waterfall ©
Afu Aau Waterfall
Falealupo Canopy Walk ©
Falealupo Canopy Walk

3
nights
Lalomanu, Upolu

Lalomanu ©
Lalomanu is a village on the east coast of Upolu island in Samoa.The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Aleipata Itupa i Luga which is within the larger political district of Atua.The white sandy seaside is called Lalomanu Beach, one of the most popular beaches in Samoa with beach fale accommodation run by locals, including Litia Sini Beach Resort and Taufua Beach Fales, for tourists and visitors. Lalomanu is known for beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at To Sua Ocean Trench, take in the dramatic scenery at Sopoaga Falls, take in the pleasant sights at Lalomanu Crater Walk, and enjoy the sand and surf at Lalomanu Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lalomanu online visit planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Savai'i to Lalomanu takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lalomanu

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Upolu, To Sua Ocean Trench
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To Sua Ocean Trench ©
To Sua Ocean Trench
Lalomanu Beach ©
Lalomanu Beach
Sopoaga Falls ©
Sopoaga Falls

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