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Papapapaitai Falls, Apia

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#3 of 8 in Parks in Apia
View one of the longest waterfalls in Samoa at Papapapaitai Falls. Visitors can't actually reach the falls--this grand cascade is only viewable from afar, at a viewpoint next to the road. However, on a sunny day, it's a beautiful sight even from a distance. If you visit the viewpoint after a rainfall, when the waterfall is at its strongest, you may even hear a distant thundering. See Papapapaitai Falls and all Apia has to offer by arranging your trip with our Apia road trip tool .
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  • This stop was part of our tour, and it’s a quick and easy location to find thanks to updated signage. The waterfall itself is stunning - would be Devine to swim in if was accessible, but worth a stop ...  more »
  • We hired a car and drove here. Easy to find. Pretty location. Worth a look, free to look at. If your short on time it wouldn't be at the top of my list.  more »
  • Waterfall was pretty but couldn't see the whole fall due to overgrowth of vegetation. Would benefit from a view platform being built.  more »
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  • Papapapaitai (it is as fun to say in a sentence as it looks) is one of the tallest waterfalls in Samoa. The viewpoint is freely accessible off the cross island road and has its on carpark. You cannot get close to the waterfall as shown in the pictures.
  • Magnificent falls! Can only watch it from faraway but it’s beautiful! Even better with the sun out (it was cloudy) Only thing to watch out is the dog poop around.
  • Nice waterfall. Can be covered in clouds and as it's just by the side road it can easily be missed. Great to fly a drone.
  • Cloud, cloud, cloud. No view. -- After trying three times, the third was a charm. Beautiful and high fall.
  • A nice stop while crossing the island, it's on the side of the road so no walk required. Low cloud was coming through the day we stopped so a bit hard to see. Take your rubbish with you people, don't be litter bugs, like some that have been before.
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