Group Event: Samoan Cooking Class
Make the most of this unique opportunity to discover the textures and tastes of authentic Samoan cuisine. After a hearty breakfast in your hotel, meet your local guide at a village market. Feel the everyday rhythm of the local community, while you hunt for for the best ingredients for your Samoan feast at the vibrant marketplace. Follow your guide to nearby village plantations and continue foraging for your evening meal. Walk over to a lovely fresh water lagoon to cool off with a leisurely swim after a morning well spent. Energized from your swim, get ready for a sunset cooking class with a local master chef, learning traditional cooking techniques. Watch how the chef makes the best use of your day’s selection of fresh produce for dinner. As the sun sets over the South Pacific Ocean, enjoy the fruits of your labor at a private overwater setting. Toast the brilliant seaside sunset and savor your island feast. (Duration: Full Day; Shared Activity & Transfer; Meals included: Dinner; For special dietary needs, please inform us ahead of tour; Fitness level: Easy; Please wear waterproof sandals, sunhat, shades & sunscreen).
Group Tour of Savai’i Island
Discover the true essence of the ‘Samoan way of life’ on this enjoyable excursion to Savai’i Island. Get to know the largest of the Samoan islands and its people through a whole range of experiences and activities. From swimming with endangered sea turtles and hiking over ancient lava fields to lazing on gorgeous South Pacific beaches and visiting a local village, your day is packed with adventure. Admire the spectacular natural vistas as you tour this tropical paradise with its waterfalls, lava caves and lush rainforests teeming with exotic birds and wild flowers. After making the most of the great outdoors, drop by a local village for an authentic cultural experience. Learn about the daily lives of the local community and join them in a customary feast. Savor the deliciously fresh island cuisine served by your gracious hosts, as you enjoy a traditional performance by local artists. Make a donation to the village community as a token of your appreciation, before driving back to your hotel in Apia. (Duration: Full Day; Shared Activity & Transfers; Meals included: Dinner; For special dietary needs, please inform us ahead of tour; Fitness level: Easy; Please wear comfortable walking shoes).
Group Tour of Apia Town
Discover the rich cultural heritage of Samoa on this day tour of the island nation’s capital city of Apia. After a leisurely breakfast or lunch in your hotel, meet your local guide for an enjoyable tour of the city. Visit the sacred burial grounds of the prominent local families of Samoa, as well as the major tourist sites marking the island’s German and British colonial history. Drop by the former home, turned museum, of Robert Louis Stevenson, the beloved author of the classic boys’ adventure tale, Treasure Island. Cover most of the key sights of the city before returning to your hotel, or heading off to the beach for the rest of the day. (Duration: Half Day, Time: 0900 or 1300 hrs; Shared Activity & Transfers; Fitness level: Easy; Please wear comfortable walking shoes, sunhat & shades).
Group Tour: The Jewels Of Eastern Upolu
Discover the spectacular sights and experiences of the magnificent Eastern Coast of Upolu Island on this excursion. If you love swimming in the crystal clear pools and bays of Samoa, this tour is for you! Following an early breakfast in your hotel in Apia, meet your local guide and drive to some of the most fantastic natural destinations along the island’s eastern coastline. Visit the Le Mafa Pass and the Fugaloa Bay, drinking in the picture-perfect vistas. Take advantage of all the swimming opportunities at the Lalomanu Beach, To Sua Ocean Trench, Piula Cave Pool, Togitogiga Falls and Papapapaitai Falls. Enjoy a refreshing lunch break along the way, with a picnic of delicious sandwiches and fresh fruits by the seaside. Return to your hotel in Apia after the excursion. (Duration: Half Day; Time: From 0800 hrs; Shared Activity & Transfers; Meals included: Lunch; For special dietary needs, please inform us ahead of tour; Fitness level: Easy; Please wear waterproof sandals, sunhat, shades & sunscreen; Bring drinking water, towel & bathing suit; Children to be accompanied by adults).