15 days in Samoa Itinerary

15 days in Samoa Itinerary

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15 days in Samoa Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+2
Fly + Drive + Ferry:  10 h 15 min
1
Savai'i
— 4 nights
Ferry + Drive:  3 h
2
Lalomanu, Upolu
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Apia, Upolu
— 8 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Sydney

4
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, get outside with Mount Matavanu Crater, make a trip to Pulemelei Ancient Mound, and enjoy the sand and surf at Aganoa Beach.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Savai'i visit planner.

Sydney, Australia to Savai'i is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and ferry. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to West Samoa Standard Time (WSST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lalomanu.

Things to do in Savai'i

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Alofaaga Blowholes ©
Alofaaga Blowholes
Afu Aau Waterfall ©
Afu Aau Waterfall
Swimming with Turtles ©
Swimming with Turtles

2
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. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stroll through Lalomanu Beach and then go for a walk through Lalomanu Crater Walk. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Sopoaga Falls, take in the dramatic natural features at To Sua Ocean Trench, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Fuipisia Waterfall.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lalomanu route planner.

Getting from Savai'i to Lalomanu by combination of ferry and car takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Apia.

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

8
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cape Fatuosofia (in Cape Fatuosofia) and Giant Clam Sanctuary (in Savaia). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral, browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Apia Market, cast your line with a fishing tour, and don't miss a visit to Samoa Cultural Village.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Apia driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Lalomanu to Apia takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Apia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Upolu, Giant Clam Sanctuary, Cape Fatuosofia
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Robert Louis Stevenson Museum ©
Robert Louis Stevenson Museum
Palolo Deep Marine Reserve ©
Palolo Deep Marine Reserve

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