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You don't need to pronounce the name to appreciate these spectacular falls that plunge 500 feet into a volcanic crater, surrounded by a lush rain forest.
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Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How sad. A beautiful place to visit with our family and the car park was loaded with takeout packets , plastic bags and roaming dogs.

Thank jamesbR7741CK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This location is passed when driving the cross-island road. Its one of the few sights that are free to see, being visible from a small carpark off of the road. It's an impressive waterfall, with a spectacular view, however the location is let down by...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately there had been no serious rain for about a month according to our guide, so the waterfall was not much more than a trickle. However, the setting was nice , and had there been more water in the river, then it would have been...More

Thank Tenorman41
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We used Hunt's Experience Tours to reach this location. Great place for photographs and one of the places that need to be visited on a trip to Samoa.

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Definitely worth a visit. There are many waterfalls in Samoa but this one was by far the best on Upolu.

Thank PacificExplorer1963
Reviewed 23 August 2018

If you drive from Apia on the Cross Island Road to the other side of the island where most of the tourist attractions are, this is a place where you will pass. Worth taking a stop and look at the waterfall. Quite magical but nothing...More

Thank ChrisLilyW
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The view point is a bit overgrown so you can't get a good pic. Come after midday when the sun is on the falls - it will be in shade in the morning.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 11 August 2018

From the moment you pull up you notice a rather horrible smell of garbage and something like raw sewage. The area is covered in garbage and with the weeds growing high it is very difficult to get a decent photo of the falls and the...More

Thank 5pook
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Waterfall is nice but it could be better if you were able to get closer. Flew my drone over and got some amazing shots. There was a bit of rubbish in the carpark and viewing area which and there was a few of stray dogs...More

Thank Tahana B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The waterfall is one of a few on the Cross Road Island. The most impressive one though hard to get close to and best seen in the morning; in the afternoon the sun shines over it so it's hard to get pictures or see clearly....More

Thank Bob G
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DelvinaT3
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Response from mrchubby63 | Reviewed this property |
Interestingly, there are two waterfalls on the cross Island roads. This one is drive up and view or you can walk to the top of the falls if you have someone who can show you. If you are a total adventurer nutto you can... More
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