Deep in the subterranean caverns of the Piula Theological College in the Village of Lufilufi lie a beautiful crystal clear freshwater spring pool and cave that originated from an old lava tube. Explore the underwater cave and be mesmerized by the sapphire glow emanating from its depths.
Want a bit of excitement? Try dropping a coconut into one of the blowholes and watch it shoot into the air. Take caution and seek advice from your Guide about the best approach. These blowholes are a natural wonder and sometimes, whales can be seen bathing out at sea.
Up in the Samoan hinterland just at the outskirts of the capital city of Apia is the home of the famous Scottish author who spent his final years in Samoa. Known as ‘Tusitala’ (Samoan for ‘teller of tales’) his works include Kidnapped, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and Treasure Island. His beautiful mansion Vailima has been converted into a Museum set within lush gardens and is open to the public.