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Chef John Tours Samoa

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Savai’i Island Day Tour

Highlight of my first trip to Samoa! John is a Savai’i local and took me and my friend to his... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KaliNZ1
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Melbourne, Australia
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Highlight of our holiday!

My husband and I had the privilege of spending the day with Chef John on a tour of his island home... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PacificExplorer1963
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Adelaide, Australia
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Chef John is a local born and raised in Samoa. He has a love of food, local produce and the island and combines all of this to provide the islands only tour with a culinary experience. He will take you through the local markets and introduce you to...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Beach Road, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highlight of my first trip to Samoa! John is a Savai’i local and took me and my friend to his island via ferry. The tour is tailored to our interests so we went to the blowholes (amazing!), then the lava fields which are fascinating and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had the privilege of spending the day with Chef John on a tour of his island home Savai'i. I had read the previous reviews and just knew we had to book this tour (in advance to avoid disappointment). Chef John has...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

Last year we did the Upolu Island Day Tour with Chef John... we loved Samoa so much, it left us wanting more, so we came back for another holiday. I wanted to see more of Samoa, so this time we opted to do the Savai'i...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Thankuuuuuu Chef John & Irlene for making my sisters Uni Graduation Dinner perfect, elegant & something different to the Norms of a party. The menu was a 3 course meal and all our guests could not stop talking about how amazing the food was &...More

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Irlene M, Manager at Chef John Tours Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Wow thanks for the amazing review!!! As much as you guys enjoyed my service I felt so honoured to be part of such a beautiful night honouring your siblings. You guys all made me feel at home and treated me like family and I will...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018

From when I first made contact with Chef John and his wife Irlene until the tour was over, they were fantastic! They were always very responsive to all my questions as well as very accommodating. We were there on a tour for University students who...More

1  Thank Angela A
Irlene M, Manager at Chef John Tours Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thanks guys! Your group were awesome! I try to ensure I’m able to cater to everyone especially with big groups and I’m glad to have done that. Thanks for contacting me to provide this service and look forward to future groups.

Reviewed August 7, 2018

My partner and I really enjoyed the tour. Chef John has an easy going style that makes the day run smoothly without too much fuss. Each location we went to was well planned out and the food is amazing! By the end of the day...More

Thank MarcusAmosa
Irlene M, Manager at Chef John Tours Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thanks for your lovely words. It was a pleasure having you both. See you again hopefully again very soon. Alofa from the beautiful island of Samoa.

Reviewed March 12, 2018

I recently went on a half day tour with Chef John, which included a visit to the fish markets, fruit markets, then an amazing visit to the caves and beautiful cooked lunch. This tour is so much more than a food tour - it is...More

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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Got to experience Savaii with John, waterfalls and turtles (out of this world experience) and ended up near Manase beach while Chef cooked snapper with fresh fruit salad What I loved about John is he has a passion for food which is matched for a...More

1  Thank kolinikama
Chefjohntourssamoa, Owner at Chef John Tours Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

Thanks uso 🙏 Appreciate your awesome review.’ Might see ya in Sydney 😊✈️🌴☀️ Hope is well back in Oz 🇼🇸

Reviewed February 20, 2018

If your timing in Samoa is tight this is the best tour to do. You still get to have a taste of the island, John takes you to the both the fish market and the fruit & veges market, and you can pick out anything...More

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Chefjohntourssamoa, Owner at Chef John Tours Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

Malo sis! Thank you for coming on the tour and bringing your friends along. It was my pleasure and I had a lot of people asking me about the lobster as well haha! We are very blessed with a beautiful island :-) Safe travels and...More

Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Was lucky enough to spend a half day with Chef John. Wonderful tour of the markets followed by a swim and Chef cooking a spectacular seafood meal for us. Highly recommend taking one of his tours.

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Chefjohntourssamoa, Owner at Chef John Tours Samoa, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2018

It was my privilege and honour hosting you and the lovely ladies from Tripadvisor. And thank you for the work you are and will be doing here in Samoa to help raise the awareness in Tourism 😊

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