The treasured islands of the South Pacific – Samoa is one of the most beautiful travel destinations in the world.
The two main islands of Samoa, Upolu and Savai’I are packed with breathtaking scenery that you will love.
Home to several beautiful islands, Samoa boasts stunning coastlines and beaches that are perfect for water adventures. If you love diving, swimming and snorkeling, you will have the time of your life at the Palolo Deep National Marine Reserve.
Another spot for a swim is the Papaseea Sliding Rocks, which is located a few kilometres from Apia. You will enjoy sliding on a rock 5 metres high down a waterfall that leads to a freshwater pool. You can enjoy more water action at the Piula Cave Pool, where you can swim with fish. Alternatively, visit Satoalepai village and swim with the turtles at the wetlands sanctuary. For some sunshine on a white beach, visit the Lalomanu and Lotofaga beaches in Upolu.
Samoa also has the most beautiful hiking sceneries. Take a refreshing walk through a rainforest in Le Pupu-Pue National Park. The hiking trails here lead to beautiful picnic spots such as the Togitogiga Falls and the Peapea Cave. In Falealupo, which is located on the western side of Savaii, you can find a rainforest. The walk here will lead you to a sandy white beach. The sunset overlooking the Pacific Ocean is a sight to behold.
Imagine watching jets of water rise hundreds of feet up the air in a captivating roar. Well, you can enjoy this natural power at the Alofaga Blowholes near Taga in Savaii. The locals make the experience better when they blast coconuts in the air by throwing them in the holes.
Of course, you will want to remember your visit to this beautiful country. Collect some souvenirs as you enjoy delicious tropical juice at Maketi Fou in Apia.
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