You cant stay in the car whilst the ferry is moving. Ive been searching for ferry times on a monday between upolu and savaii and can find several that give the one way times, ie, upolu to savaii but can find none that give the return times and the website referrals on the earlier posts no longer. There are a few waterfalls that i know of in savaii, however most people are drawn to the stunning blue waters of afu aau waterfall. Porec ferry port is located on the istrian peninsula in croatia. Kei mikita consults locals suffering from joint pain or skin conditions at a pacific partnership 2009 medical civic action project. Jun 28, 2017 upolu to soa ocean trench, lalomanu beach, samoa cultural village. Cheap ferry offers compare and book ferry and mini cruise. Pula to venice ferry tickets, compare times and prices. Faqs motosamoa scooter rental and motorcycle tours. It is a highly ambitious, suggestive work in which ferry outlines a philosophical approach of secular humanism based upon love rather than upon reason and law. Ferry to savaii if you are planning to transit across to savaii directly off your international flight, a regular ferry service runs between the islands between the hours of 6am and 4pm from monday to saturday,with 2sailings only on sundays. Penalty fee apply when you miss your scheduled ferry sailing, if you change existing confirmed dates and times of travel or vehicle type. The venezia lines service runs up to 4 times per week with a sailing duration of around 3 hours 30 minutes while the atlas kompas service runs up to 4.
Samoa shipping corporation upolu ferries samoa transport. We also have stewards available to cater to the personal needs of these passengers during the length of the trip either from mulifanua or to. Light trucks,ford f150,t100gmc pickup,chevy pickup,american vans,kia van 15 seater, toyota tundra space cap. Savaii despite being the largest island in the samoa archipelago is much less populated and developed than upolu. He specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery and orthopedic surgery. Upolu is the more modern of the islands and more developed for tourists. Next take a ferry to the port of salelologa in savaii island. We have decided to sail the following day sunday on the earlier of the only 2 available services, at 1 pm. On a clear day from upolu you can see the not too distant island of savaii. Samoa, officially the independent state of samoa, formerly known as western samoa, is an oceanian country encompassing the western part of the samoan islands in the south pacific ocean.
Hire a car, take a guided tour or book a taxi if taking a taxi agree price and what is included first. Saipipi is a village at the east end of savaii island in samoa. Samoas big island offers a spectacular scenic smorgasbord of riotous rainforest, seasmashed cliffs, pristine waterfalls and ragged volcanic cones around 450 of them. I was heading towards the manafuse wharf, on the west coast of upolu, where i would take a ferry to samoas other island, savaii. I know some of the car rental places offer to book, is this the. We have heard and read that it is a beautiful island with more to see than on upolu which is where we are based. Although bigger than upolu, it has only a fraction the population, and most people reckon its a lot wilder and less developed. Upolu to soa ocean trench, lalomanu beach, samoa cultural village. Seatransportation services samoa shipping corporation. The venezia lines service runs up to 4 times per week with a sailing duration of around 3 hours 30 minutes while the atlas kompas service runs up to 4 times per week with a duration from 3 hr 30 min. Our thoughts on tanu beach fales if you have visited samoa you will have seen these rustic buildings on the beaches comprising natural wood construction on a raised platform with a samoanstyle roof and open sides with woven blinds for privacy and shelter from the elements. Day from upolu mulifanua from savaii salelologa sun 1200 big ferry big ferry 1700 big ferry 1500 big ferry.
While in samoa you shouldnt miss out on catching the ferry here. We are going to do intense travelling around for 45 days, and then go into the hospital in savaii to see what its like. For families adopting from samoa one trip is required at the end of their process to bring their child home. Ask your rental car company to book before your holiday.
Two ferries operate on a daily schedule between the islands, for passengers and vehicles. Kos ferry fort is situated in kos town, in the northeast of the island, and is a lively and bustling port providing ferry connections to many of the other dodecanese islands. The faleolo international airport is on the island of upolu. The pula venice ferry route connects croatia with italy and is currently operated by 2 ferry companies. Ferries from savaii to upolu apia forum tripadvisor. It became independent from new zealand in 1962 the two main islands of samoa are upolu and savaii, one of the biggest islands in polynesia. While savaii has less waterfalls than upolu, it is an amazing island to explore with many things to see. Upolu hosts the bulk of the countrys population, with approximately 5,000 residents, while the larger island of savaii has over 43,000 and is also the fourthlargest island in polynesia. Hi there, my wife and i are making our first trip to samoa in late february with our flight eta at 1. Full text of the story of laulii, a daughter of samoa see other formats. Porec ferry port is situated on a harbour that is naturally protected from the sea by the island sveti nikola saint nicholas. This file contains additional information such as exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it. They offer great rates for amoa resort savaii guests and will provide free delivery and pick up from the wharf for rentals 6 days or more with 1 free day plus book the vehicle ferry ticket prior to your arrival with a service fee. Scott ferry, md is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in algonquin, il and has been practicing for 12 years.
Hi, does any one know the last ferry from apia to savaii in the evening. Savaii is the second island and located just north of upolu. I heard there are about 5 sailings a day, but couldnt get exact sailing schedule. Full text of the story of laulii, a daughter of samoa. Book now jims house is located adjacent to the main resort with access to the beach via a private boat ramp. Savaii is a land of fascinating and beautiful natural sites. Explore salelologa savaiis sunrise and sunset, moonrise and moonset.
We will have a car and also wanted to know the best way to book a ticket for the trip. Range owners are constantly updated and with time we hope to present all european ferry lines in a single portal. Passengers that book for this passage are served with sandwiches and if prefer various selection of snacks and cold hot beverages free and receive first boarding rights. When to go the best time to travel to savaii island is a dry season from june to september. Just wanted to know what the ferry trip over to savaii is like as my daughter can get seasick. Over there is all of an hourlong ride away from upolu on a ferry my family boarded for a day trip. Taking the ferry samoa transport pacific island travel. There are a maximum of five sailings a day, usually every 2 hours with the first at 06. Details on car rental firms are provided on the pages on upolu and savaii. Dec 03, 2018 some say savaii island, about an hour by ferry from upolu, is the highlight of a samoan sojourn with its markets, lava fields, canopy walkway, and blow holes down which a selfstyled coconut man throws coconuts which are fired out into the ocean like canon balls. Salelologa wharf and ferry terminal, savaii, samoa. Get salelologa savaiis weather and area codes, time zone and dst. The rest of the population is distributed across seven smaller islands, while two remain uninhabited.
Our site will help you select the optimal route of his journey, check special offers or plan a cruise holiday. You can book on the site ive given you above but then you have to pay when you get to the wharf so. While it is the larger of the two islands, it only comprises about 24% of the countrys population. You will find a landscape shaped by recent volcanic activity, the sea, the lush tropical vegetation and fringed by beautiful beaches and blue lagoons. Though visitors will be taken by savaii s gentle, snoozy ambience, the island itself the largest shield volcano. Samoa shipping corporation ferry tickets can only be booked if booking with accommodation through this website the ferry service between mulifanua wharf upolu and salelologa wharf savaii operates daily, and travelling time between these islands is an hour and 15 minutes.
Maybe take some ginger lollies for her to chew if you dont want to give her motion sickness medication. Upolusavaii ferry tickets upolu message board tripadvisor. The upolu ferry terminal is at mulifanua on upolu s west coast, not far from faleolo international airport, and about an hours drive from apia. Hi, we are travelling with our two teenage granddaughters next april for a return trip to samoa. Buses are cheap and a ride on one will be a memorable experience. My first reading of ferry was of his new book, on love. From here, there are regular connections to mainland greece and other islands in the dodecanese area. Hiace van,2wd4wd hilux pickup,land cruiser,4runner, ford sedan,mazda 7seater,isuzu space cap.
The mangrove garden upolu message board tripadvisor. The ferry route between drvenik and sucuraj is the fast connection to island hvar, the sailing time of the route is only 35 minutes, the routes which is operate year round by jadrolinija has quite frequent departures, in july and august there is up to 11 daily departures, in june and september up to. Or located on the south coast, which with a child that doesnt like waves, i need to try and fit his comforts into the holiday too. Does the ferry go from both mulifamia and apia now. Ferry from upolu to savaii samoa forum tripadvisor. With so many things to see, spread over the two main islands of savaii and upolu, a motosamoa scooter rental gives you the freedom to explore samoa at your own pace. The ferry journey takes 1 hour 15 minutes from mulifanua port towards the most western edge of upolu to salelologa on the southeast of savaii. Have found if you want to stay around the island it is a bit of a mission to book as a lot of them are not online. Lalomanu beach is the number one attraction on upolu, a beautiful, laidback white sand beach on the southeast corner of the island. A ferry that served as a watery tomb for over 300 mainly schoolchildren off south korea has been raised from the sea bed three years after the disaster. You can compare ompare and find the cheapest ferry crossings available from porec with our easy to use booking form. This time after spending time on savaii we will get the ferry back to upolu and would like advice on getting from the wharf to taumeasina island resort. Now you can compare and book best cheap ferry offers using just released ferry booking engine. Travelling around samoa on a scooter at a leisurely 5060kph enables you to see, feel and smell the real samoa.
Jul 17, 2008 over there is all of an hourlong ride away from upolu on a ferry my family boarded for a day trip. Buses on upolu fan out from two locations in apia, close to the main market and behind the flea market. Some say savaii island, about an hour by ferry from upolu, is the highlight of a samoan sojourn with its markets, lava fields, canopy walkway, and blow holes down which a selfstyled coconut man throws coconuts which are fired out into the ocean like canon balls. On savaii, all routes begin near the ferry wharf at salelologa.
Ferry schedule from apia to savaii samoa lonely planet. With 40 years experience under our belt we continue to provide daily ferry services between upolu and savaii and also cater to travellers between apia and pago pago, american samoa with one trip a week. We will have a rental car on upolu staying near mulifamia but going to savaii for two days and wondering whether to bother taking the car or not. Apr 17, 20 savaii is the second island and located just north of upolu. It has two bedrooms the first with one queen and one single bed, the second with one queen bed and two bathrooms.33 1309 327 1207 288 497 11 1340 943 1556 364 459 1107 931 270 410 493 1485 1391 282 1101 943 1315 338 738 657 746 817 1312 532 704 270 832