8 days in Samoa Itinerary

8 days in Samoa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Johannesburg
Fly + Drive:  31 h
1
Lotofaga, Upolu
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Apia, Upolu
— 4 nights
Fly:  30 h
End: Johannesburg

1
day
Lotofaga, Upolu

Lotofaga ©
Lotofaga is a village on the south coast of Upolu island in Samoa. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Sopoaga Falls, explore the striking landscape at To Sua Ocean Trench, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lalomanu Beach.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Lotofaga online holiday planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Lotofaga is an approximately 30- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Johannesburg to Lotofaga is 11 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Apia.

Things to do in Lotofaga

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

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

4
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.
Head to Plantation House Samoa and Old Apia Marketfor some retail therapy. Appreciate the collections at Robert Louis Stevenson Museum and Tiapapata Art Centre. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral, take in the dramatic scenery at Papapapaitai Falls, browse the fresh offerings at Fugalei Market, and admire the landmark architecture of Baha'i House of Worship, Tiapapata, Samoa.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Apia driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Lotofaga to Apia takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Apia

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Piula Cave Pool
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Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral ©
Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral
Robert Louis Stevenson Museum ©
Robert Louis Stevenson Museum
Piula Cave Pool ©
Piula Cave Pool

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