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not to be missed

I generally avoid this kind of tour, but this one is really well done - informative, lots of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Perth, Australia
To-Do in apia!

Learn about samoan Culture in a Great way, it’s free but you can donate something at the end and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Discover Samoa's age-old culture and traditions in a fun and interactive way at the Samoa Cultural Village on Beach Road in the heart of Apia. Fa'a Samoa - the Samoan Way! Samoa is a traditional Polynesian society with Fa'a Samoa playing a vital...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Beach Rd, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
+685 63521
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent an informative few hours learning the culture of Samoa. The Tapa cloth demonstration was particularly interesting but very hard work for the women.

Thank Sharyn F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told at the tourist information that the cultural village was open to visitors between 10:30 and 1:30 from Tuesdays to Fridays. What wasn't clear was that the demonstrations and tour starts at 10:30 prompt and runs until 1:30!! So make sure you leave...More

2  Thank emcg007
Reviewed 1 week ago

I generally avoid this kind of tour, but this one is really well done - informative, lots of opportunities to ask questions, and I left feeling I understood something more about the culture. Many thanks to all involved.

Thank zapkat2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Samoa for a family reunion and the village hosted us for half the day. It was such a great cultural learning experience and so well worth anyone wanting to enjoy the day in the life of the Samoan people and their talents.

Thank Phee F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Learn about samoan Culture in a Great way, it’s free but you can donate something at the end and you get to see different Parts important in their Culture and Even get Food at the end served in plates you made yourself before.

Thank Sara o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with high expectations as we had read some good reviews. The show had just finished (not widely advertised when the show is on), and no one wanted to engage with us about what else to see. We got th best information froma guy...More

Thank Ros K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good way to experience Samoan culture. Best to go towards the start of your holiday. It's free and includes traditional Samoan food tasting

1  Thank lauramcdonald87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the first thing we did on our 10-day trip, and it was the perfect way to start. You get a wonderful and comprehensive overview of some of the main aspects of Samoan culture: food preparation, carving, tapa cloth making, tattoos, etc. Our guide,...More

2  Thank triciaoe
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Great staff who are so knowledgeable and very proud of their history and culture. We had a very enjoyable tour here and came away knowing a lot more about Samoan culture Well done all x

2  Thank NZJules68
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We went to this exhibition and were most impressed with the presentations and the displays. The presenter was brilliant at explaining the cultural practices of his people in a way that enthralled the listeners. We learnt so much about many cultural practices which are so...More

2  Thank DebbieBest1955
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4 May 2017|
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Response from Chris L | Reviewed this property |
It should be okay, note by the you the time you get through from the Savai'i ferry to Apia it would take up to 40 minutes to get there.
Elke R
29 March 2017|
Response from June G | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure as we didn't get to do much because of the weather but I understood that they try and do everything each day they are open.
Jenny O
7 March 2017|
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Response from kiwisc0t | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is free, and you get lunch!