Eastern 'Upolu attractions

Top Choice Landmark in Eastern 'Upolu

To Sua Ocean Trench

This outrageously photogenic spot is a Samoan icon; skip it to your everlasting regret. Though the first thing you'll see upon entering the grounds is To Le Sua (a smaller, drier depression), it's To Sua that is the…
Forest in Eastern 'Upolu

Uafato Conservation Area

The 14 sq km of wild and rugged terrain that comprise the Uafato Conservation Area boast untouched rainforest that marches down from Upolu’s northeastern hills to dip its toes in the ocean. Flora lovers can track do…
Beach in Eastern 'Upolu

Aleipata Beaches & Reefs

At the southeastern end of Upolu, Aleipata district has a reef system that’s making a good comeback after being pummelled by the 2009 tsunami. It already has surprisingly good snorkelling, and the beaches here are a…
Landmark in Eastern 'Upolu

Piula Cave Pool

Secreted beneath the campus of Piula Methodist Theological College, Piula Cave Pool consists of two blue-green, fish-filled freshwater grottoes, only metres from the sea. The brave can swim between them via a creepy…
Viewpoint in Eastern 'Upolu

Sopo’aga Falls

The 54m-high Sopo’aga Falls empty themselves into an enormous gorge close to where the Main South Coast Rd meets Le Mafa Pass Rd. The well-signposted lookout is quite a distance from the falls, but the owners make a…
Nature Reserve in Eastern 'Upolu

Lalomanu Crater

A short but steep walk (10 to 15 minutes) leads to this extinct crater, blanketed in jungle overgrowth. Home to a huge colony of flying foxes, and with magnificent ocean and island views, it's worth the trek. If you…