Trip Planner:   South Pacific  /  Samoa  /  Upolu  /  Apia  /  Papapapaitai Falls

Papapapaitai Falls, Apia

3.9
#4 of 11 in Nature in Upolu
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 Upolu has to offer by arranging your trip with our Upolu road trip tool .
Create an itinerary including Papapapaitai Falls

(Upolu is the nearest city to Papapapaitai Falls)

map
Papapapaitai Falls Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3.5
287 reviews
Google
4.4
TripAdvisor
  • Its along the road from Apia to the southside of Upolo, worth a short stop but unfortunately not accessible  more »
  • having visited before, when the rainfall has been minimal, we finally lucked it, and got to see these falls in all their glory. So funny that the "lookout" has a tree smack dab in front of it, so you ...  more »
  • Got back from Samoa yesterday, these falls were on our list of to do's. We drove over the hill road (which is quite spectacular by itself and IMHO should be on every cyclists must ride when in Samoa l...  more »
Google
  • Good to just stop and take a look while you drive by. It is quite a tall waterfalls.
  • Great view on a clear day, but often covered by fog on humid and wet days.
  • Definitely worth a look. It's free.
  • Samoa Kegon Falls.
    View original

Plan your trip to Upolu

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Upolu

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Apia by other users

12 days in Samoa BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Samoa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Samoa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Samoa BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Samoa BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Auckland Central & Samoa BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES September, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 30 days in South Pacific SEE PLAN May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Savai'i & Apia BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Savai'i & Apia BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Apia BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans