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Saleaula Lava Fields

Main North Coast Road, Savai'i, Samoa
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Main North Coast Road, Savai'i, Samoa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The day we arrived to see the lava fields was an exceptionally wet day. The local ladies lent us two umbrellas but there were five of us so it was a very wet stop. We were literally soaked to the skin. We were accompanied by...More

Thank gypsygirlCanberra
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely worthwhile seeing. The ruined church where the lava flowed through in the 1905 volcanic erruption, Guides give an informative insight as to what happened.

Thank thommomelb
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth a visit, it's very picturesque and unusual. Loved hearing the stories about it and the Virgin's Grave. The church is amazing and great photo opportunity.

Thank KarenR6
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Saleaula lava fields are are another piece of Savaii’s amazing natural scenery... crazy to see effects of eruption 100 years on... can even see corrugations where church roof fell on molten lava... informative tour guide... recommend staying next door at Bayview Resort for full lava...More

Thank Nadia B
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

The lady met us at the entrance fale and explained us the whole story of the place. She was lovely, and really informative. It’s worth a visit! (10-20minutes)

Thank Julie A
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We saw some lava fields on the other island of Samoa which look similar to this one. Tho the lava flowing into the church is pretty cool. Doesn't take long to check out the grave and the church, but for just 10 tala each I...More

Thank Daniel H
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

There's a little house with some information about the Lava Fields which was neat and helpful! A woman escorted us through and relayed the story of what happened, it was so sunny she even got an umbrella for us to use - what great service!

Thank shirleyblakelock
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

The lava fields are an amazing part of Samoan history and hauntingly beautiful. We had a lovely guide who shared the rich history of this place, taking us to the church and the virgin grave. The lava flow itself is intetesting to look at with...More

Thank Jenattard
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

I found this really interesting...only cost 5 tala and the girl told us lots about the stories of the lava field and the virgins grave. I thought it was a great attraction.

Thank Kristina C
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Trip with the family on a quick tour, interesting place but unfortunately it suffers from broken bottles and rubbish everywhere. Real pity, would be a higher recommendation if there was no rubbish, not to say that the rest of the island isn't covered in discarded...More

Thank Tony P
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