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Paia Dwarfs Cave

Paia Village, Manase, Savai'i, Samoa
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Apparently noone actually knows where it ends

I LOVED the adventure of going into this cave and the story behind it. For those who dont know, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sydney, Australia
Short walk and a horrible drive up to the cave.

$15 for adults and $10 for children. We drove for 5 minutes with the guide. We got to the cave and... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
18 Oct 2016
“Good for the risk taker”
12 Oct 2016
“definitely try this”
Paia Village, Manase, Savai'i, Samoa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I LOVED the adventure of going into this cave and the story behind it. For those who dont know, the short version of this story is: it is said that man in the local village one day went to look for his dog who disappeared...More

Thank RSB0602
Reviewed 1 July 2017

$15 for adults and $10 for children. We drove for 5 minutes with the guide. We got to the cave and he was clearly done for the day. We got into the cave and 10 metres in he said "see? We go back now, too...More

Thank Surfgirlindo
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a must see place if you're into diving into risky dealings. You need to be fairly fit to travel down into the caves so people with bad knees beware! Some interesting local legends surround this tourist site.

Thank Biz T
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

a very different experiance but worth doing when on savaii.. bring a tourch and a decent set of shoes.

Thank Modernanst
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Apparently no one has reached the end of this cave, so it would be interesting to go back to prove that there is an end to it..., provided that we have the time. It was difficult to actually find a guide for the caves, but...More

Thank Lani V
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Brilliant cave and as we arrived on bike and then walked along the dirt track access was not an issue. Delightful local boys were gathering coconuts and shared a much needed coconut drink with us and then kindly showed us through the cave right down...More

Thank NWarner71
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Notwithstanding all the problems of finding any tourist attraction in Samoa due to a lack of proper road and attraction signage, this one in particular is very difficult. Unless you have one of the "guides" you get at the "ticket office", you will never find...More

Thank Eaa1947
Reviewed 4 February 2016

We reached the village and it took around 10 mins for someone to come to our car. A young gentleman greeted us and advised that most of the village are attending a wedding, but he could take us down to the cave. We agreed. He...More

Thank Tusi F
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Enjoyed exploring this cave, a pretty big long cave. Good shoes a good torch are a definite MUST. Good stuff :)

Thank OgMnM
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

My experience was amazing but a liitle scared because its my first time for this kind of cave, the people there and the guy that assisted us was kind and hospitable. Great experience!

Thank Jam K
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