Volcano in Central North Coast

Mt Matavanu Crater

If you've got a 4WD and a sturdy pair of boots, a visit to the volcano responsible for the devastation visited upon northeastern Savai’i a century ago is worth a few hours of your time. In addition to the fun of...

Historic Site in Central North Coast

Sale’aula Lava Fields

This striking spot offers a fascinating glimpse at the destruction wrought by the 1905 eruption of Mt Matavanu. Most photogenic is the ruined LMS Church: 2m of lava flowed through its door and was eerily...

Pizza in Central North Coast

Leilina's Pizza

If you're hankering for pizza – especially crunchy, super-thin-crust pizza – this place is a godsend. The smell emanating forth from the kitchen is enough to work up a good drool; you'll be positively slobbering...

Nature Reserve in Central North Coast

Mauga Village Crater

The modern, iron-roofed fale of Mauga village encircle a shallow, almost perfectly circular crater populated by banana palms. The access road is guarded by an enormous Catholic church. Approach a villager if...

Cave in Central North Coast

Pe’ape’a Cave

This cave sits beside the coast road just south of Letui. A round-trip guided exploration of this small lava tube takes only 10 minutes, but you’ll see white-rumped Polynesian swiftlets and their nests up close....