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 15°C, while nighttime lows are 15°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
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 17:
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SkyTower ©
SkyTower
Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum
Hamilton Gardens ©
Hamilton Gardens

2
nights
Apia, Samoa

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): kick back and relax at Lefaga Beach, take in the dramatic scenery at Waterfall Sauniatu, then pause for some serene contemplation at Baha'i House of Worship, Tiapapata, Samoa, then take an in-depth tour of Robert Louis Stevenson Museum, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Pacific Jewell Gift Shop & Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral, and then savor the flavors at Fugalei Market.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Apia trip maker app.

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

Things to do in Apia

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Waterfall Sauniatu
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 19:
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Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral ©
Immaculate Conception of Mary Cathedral
Baha'i House of Worship, Tiapapata, Samoa ©
Lefaga Beach ©
Lefaga Beach

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