9 days in Samoa Itinerary

9 days in Samoa Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Salt Lake City
Fly:  23 h 15 min
1
Apia, Upolu
— 4 nights
Drive + Ferry:  2 h 15 min
2
Savai'i
— 1 night
Ferry + Drive:  3 h
3
Lalomanu, Upolu
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  24 h
End: Salt Lake City

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.
Go for a jaunt from Apia to Savaia to see Giant Clam Sanctuary about 54 minutes away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Palolo Deep Marine Reserve, pause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Robert Louis Stevenson Museum, and don't miss a visit to Samoa Cultural Village.

Plan trip to Apia with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Salt Lake City, USA to Apia is an approximately 23.5- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Apia Standard Time (WSST) is 20 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Savai'i.

Things to do in Apia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Upolu, Giant Clam Sanctuary
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Robert Louis Stevenson Museum ©
Robert Louis Stevenson Museum
Piula Cave Pool ©
Piula Cave Pool
Palolo Deep Marine Reserve ©
Palolo Deep Marine Reserve

1
night
Savai'i

Savai'i ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): get outside with Mount Matavanu Crater, explore the striking landscape at Alofaaga Blowholes, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Afu Aau Waterfall.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Savai'i trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Apia to Savai'i by combination of car and ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Lalomanu.

Things to do in Savai'i

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Alofaaga Blowholes ©
Alofaaga Blowholes
Afu Aau Waterfall ©
Afu Aau Waterfall
Mount Matavanu Crater ©
Mount Matavanu Crater

1
night
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 26th (Sun): kick back and relax at Lalomanu Beach, then take in the dramatic natural features at To Sua Ocean Trench, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Sopoaga Falls.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Lalomanu planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Savai'i to Lalomanu in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lalomanu

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sopoaga Falls, 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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