How To Tour Samoa In Style

Apia, Samoa, presents a great place to visit. For those who choose to do so they usually book a flight which takes them to Fagali’I Airport. There are two choices when it comes to airlines here which are Polynesian Airlines, the owners of this airport, and their rivals Samoa Air who obtained permission to use this airport around six years ago. There isn’t much to this airport as it just consists of a sole runway and one single building.

Once passengers exit Fagali’I Airport, most will want to go to their hotels and get checked in as their first priority. For those who want to experience one of the nicest hotels in Samoa is the Tanoa Tusitala Hotel which is rated as three-stars. Passengers arriving at Fagali’I Airport who have booked this hotel will have a shuttle waiting for them which will whisk them the 2 miles between the airport and their hotel according to This hotel offers a free breakfast and many other amenities like laundry service, an outdoor pool, a spa, and a business center.


When visiting Apia there are also higher-end restaurants for those people who want to experience the best food Samoa has to offer. The best restaurants to splurge at are Paddles located very near the Fagali’I Airport, Bistro Tatau, Tu-l-Moana, the Hotel Millenia, and the Blue Marlin above others. Many of these restaurants feature authentic Polynesian cuisine while other culture’s dishes are also represented like Italian and other European dishes.

People who are treating themselves to a higher end experience in Samoa can take taxis everywhere they want to go. People looking for the ultimate experience in Apia should visit the Tanoa Tusitala Hotel located just a mile from Fagali’I Airport according to This features a lot of singing and dancing culminating in a fire dance that has been described by reviewers as really spectacular.

Heading back to Fagali’I Airport after an exciting visit isn’t like many airports in the world. This one is actually relaxing and you don’t need to arrive 2 hours early to catch your plane. There are employees at each airlines booth who can assist with any questions.

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