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Half-Day North Coast Savaii Island Tour provided by Savaii Shuttle and Tours

Half-Day North Coast Savaii Island Tour

Half-Day North Coast Savaii Island Tour
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About
This half-day north coast Savaii tour departs from Salelologa on the largest and highest Island in Samoa. This tour has always been popular with families and It takes you through several scattered coastal and beachside villages. Popular stops include the 100 year old Saleaula lava fields and ruins. A popular choice with children has always been swimming with the turtles at the reserve at Sato’alepai and also a local swiftlet population in a lava tube cave "Letui Pe'ape'a cave"
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • This half-day tour covers the north coast of Savaii and begins when you are picked up from the Salelologa Wharf or your local Salelologa hotel. Your tour will begin with a visit to the colourful Salelologa Market before heading off northwards. You will have brief stops at various natural attractions and areas of historical significance such as Sapapalii where Christianity was first introduced to Samoa, and local coastal freshwater springs. The drive northwards is a delightful ride through many neat scattered coastal villages, opportunities for taking photos can be made along the way. The highlight of this tour includes arriving at the Saleaula lava fields which are now 100 years old. Following this you will visit a turtle reserve where the opportunity to get into the water with these amazing creatures and swim with the turtles is provided. The Letui Pe'ape'a cave is the last stop, which is home to a local swiftlet population which was almost wiped out in the recent 1990’s cyclones, these graceful birds have found haven in a fascinating cave which is one of many naturally formed lava tubes. You will then be taken back to the Salelologa Wharf or your local Salelologa hotel.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • This half-day tour covers the north coast of Savaii and begins when you are picked up from the Salelologa Wharf or your local Salelologa hotel. Your tour will begin with a visit to the colourful Salelologa Market before heading off northwards. You will have brief stops at various natural attractions and areas of historical significance such as Sapapalii where Christianity was first introduced to Samoa, and local coastal freshwater springs. The drive northwards is a delightful ride through many neat scattered coastal villages, opportunities for taking photos can be made along the way. The highlight of this tour includes arriving at the Saleaula lava fields which are now 100 years old. Following this you will visit a turtle reserve where the opportunity to get into the water with these amazing creatures and swim with the turtles is provided. The Letui Pe'ape'a cave is the last stop, which is home to a local swiftlet population which was almost wiped out in the recent 1990’s cyclones, these graceful birds have found haven in a fascinating cave which is one of many naturally formed lava tubes. You will then be taken back to the Salelologa Wharf or your local Salelologa hotel.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 20138P2
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Local driver/guide
  • tour starts from Salelologa wharf in Savaii. Pick up from Salelolgoa wharf or Salelologa town area only is included in price
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
Exclusions
  • This tour does not include a pick up anywhere on Upolu island, or outside of Salelologa township in Savaii.
  • Please note that this tour involves walking on occasional uneven surfaces and are not suited to persons with walking aids or mobility devices.
Duration
5h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Departure Point: Salelologa Wharf or your Salelologa hotel Directions: Saleologa township Dates: Monday to Saturday Return point: Salelologa Wharf or your Salelologa hotel
  • Salelologa Wharf, 7Q4M+582, Salelologa, Samoa Departure Point: Salelologa Wharf or your Salelologa hotel Directions: Saleologa township Dates: Monday to Saturday Return point: Salelologa Wharf or your Salelologa hotel
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Local driver/guide
  • tour starts from Salelologa wharf in Savaii. Pick up from Salelolgoa wharf or Salelologa town area only is included in price
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
Exclusions
  • This tour does not include a pick up anywhere on Upolu island, or outside of Salelologa township in Savaii.
  • Please note that this tour involves walking on occasional uneven surfaces and are not suited to persons with walking aids or mobility devices.
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Departure Point: Salelologa Wharf or your Salelologa hotel Directions: Saleologa township Dates: Monday to Saturday Return point: Salelologa Wharf or your Salelologa hotel
  • Salelologa Wharf, 7Q4M+582, Salelologa, Samoa Departure Point: Salelologa Wharf or your Salelologa hotel Directions: Saleologa township Dates: Monday to Saturday Return point: Salelologa Wharf or your Salelologa hotel
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
5h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

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Gail E
Auckland Central, New Zealand12 contributions
Lava fields and swimming with the turtles with Samoa Scenic Tours
Jul. 2019
Joe, our tour guide was very informative, not only about the attractions, but also in explaining the Samoan way of life and their culture. Thanks for a great day Joe.
Written 15 July 2019
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About the operator

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By: Savaii Shuttle and Tours
Hondarider1
Hondarider1
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Good 1/2 dat tour
Jo was Informative, friendly and funny guide. We went to lava fields. Turtles, markets and other historic sites
Derek K
Derek K
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they never turned up at the ferry
I booked this tour form the company website and they never turned up they said they had no record of my booking, b
KPG2503
KPG2503
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trip to other island
Our guide was excellent. The van was in good condition and had air conditioning which was a bonus. He was very know
RoamerWanderer89
RoamerWanderer89
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Must do thing!
If you nearby this trip can be done, bet you will enjoy the tour. There is a lot of things you will see and do. The
judy071
judy071
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Great service.
Very efficient. was very happy with this.I would recommend this service to fellow travellers Well worth the price
pmeltham
pmeltham
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island to island
ferry from Upolu island to Savai'i island. interesting trip. we did it as part of a daytrip to Savai'i from our res
Robandjen99
Robandjen99
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Tours
We booked this at visitor centre in Apia, caught the 8am ferry over & were met at wharf. Tour started at the market
travgallocal
travgallocal
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Tour and transfer
Found them online. Booked a transfer...paid and confirmed online which was great.driver met us at wharf had signs w