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Giant Clam Sanctuary

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| Le Valasis Beach Fales, Savaia, Upolu, Samoa
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Highlight of our trip!

$10 Tula per person and $10 Tula to park. Take your goggles and flippers/fins and go to a... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Sydneysider02
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Australia
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Beautiful colors, great area for snorkelling

This is a must stop if you're traveling to Samoa. The water is crystal clear with a lot of pretty... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Sylvie_Denver
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Denver, Colorado
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“clams” (28 reviews)
“snorkel gear” (4 reviews)
“high tide” (9 reviews)
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| Le Valasis Beach Fales, Savaia, Upolu, Samoa
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

$10 Tula per person and $10 Tula to park. Take your goggles and flippers/fins and go to a spectacular feel good coral and clam sanctuary. There are many fish and my husband saw a turtle. Quite clean and well looked after. A must for your...More

1  Thank Sydneysider02
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is a must stop if you're traveling to Samoa. The water is crystal clear with a lot of pretty coloured fish. The area in question is about the size of 2 football fields delimited with buoys on each side. It's a large area to...More

1  Thank Sylvie_Denver
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I have been snorkelling here 3 times now and never tire of it. The water is warm and crystal clear. The clams are beautiful and if you are very lucky you may see a turtle. It is very good value for the cost and they...More

Thank Tracy E
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

With the amount of people hanging around you would think they would pick up all the rubbish it is amazing site with crap all over the place absolute shame. As soon as we pulled up they asked for money 10 to park and 10 for...More

Thank steve619
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We arrive at the place more and less at 11:00 am. A very smiling person charge us 10 tala for the parking and 10 each for the clams... We pay and grab our stuff. There was a fale not very far and there were a...More

Thank Luthychan L
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We didn’t even know about this place until another couple had mentioned it to us. We read other reviews on trip advisor about it, and from what everyone was saying is you have to go at high tide for a possible sea turtle encounter as...More

1  Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We went with our three young kids and really enjoyed a few hours snorkelling here. Great host who greeted us and let us know all about the sanctuary. Lots of clams to see - would recommend!!

Thank salgallien
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

While in Samoa this is a must do! Not far from shore and easy to view. 10 tala to enter the water and well worth it. It was a bit strange viewing these giant clams so close and a bit much for my daughter. There...More

2  Thank stuman48
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Open every day except sunday. The clams are not far from shore and in calm waters. Amazing natural woners and the colors are astounding..go and visit

1  Thank Afghankiwi
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

This was an impromptu visit for a quick snorkel and I am so glad I did. The clams are enormous, plentiful, amazing and easily accessible. This is a must visit.

1  Thank KevTheScooterGuy
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