Apia Vacations & Travel Packages!
The capital and largest city of Samoa, Apia is located on the central north coast of Upolu, which is the second largest island in Samoa. Apia is an ideal spot to hand around in a small city. This serene city boasts excellent cultural center, markets, and an assortment of nightspots and local eateries. Apia offers an exciting introduction to island life and some beautiful beaches in proximity. Scores of accommodation options and vicinity to some engrossing natural and historical attractions make Apia worth a visit.
Places of Interest in Apia
Samoa Cultural Village
Open every weekday, Samoa Cultural Village offers interactive sessions that are worth taking for visitors. The affable hosts here take visitors through all aspects of Samoan traditional life and culture, with workshops on music, weaving, dance, woodworking, traditional tatau, and siapo cloth making.
Bustling with local merchants, loiterers, and shoppers, Maketi Fou is a 24-hour market offering excellent shopping and social experience to visitors. The items sold here are siapo, woodcarvings, wraparound sarongs, coconut-shell-jewelry, and t-shirts.
Museum of Samoa
Temporarily located to the Ministry of Education in Sports & Cultural Headquarters, Museum of Samoa features interesting collection of historical and cultural artifacts and other sources of information about the cultures and customs of Samoa and other Pacific islands.