6 days in Auckland & Samoa Itinerary

6 days in Auckland & Samoa Itinerary

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1
Auckland, New Zealand
— 3 nights
2
Apia, Samoa
— 2 nights

3
nights
Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland ©
The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
Get out of town with these interesting Auckland side-trips: Hamilton (Victoria on the River, Hamilton Gardens, &more). There's still lots to do: take in panoramic vistas at SkyTower, contemplate the geological forces at Rangitoto Island, have some family-friendly fun at Sky Screamer Reverse Bungy, and stop by Time Out Bookstore.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Auckland route builder site.

If you are flying in from New Zealand, the closest major aiports are Auckland International Airport and Hamilton International Airport. In September, daytime highs in Auckland are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Apia.

Things to do in Auckland

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Hamilton
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SkyTower ©
SkyTower
Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum
Hamilton Gardens ©
Hamilton Gardens

2
nights
Apia, Samoa

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): kick back and relax at Lefaga Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Waterfall Sauniatu, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Baha'i House of Worship, Tiapapata, Samoa, thentake an in-depth tour of Robert Louis Stevenson Museum, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable tour with Tours, look for gifts at Pacific Jewell Gift Shop & Gallery, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Fugalei Market.

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Traveling by flight from Auckland to Apia takes 8 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Auckland to Apia. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Apia

Outdoors Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Waterfall Sauniatu
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral ©
Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral
Baha'i House of Worship, Tiapapata, Samoa ©

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