Patamea
in Gaga‘emauga, Samoa

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.525 and -172.307 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 31' 28" and W -172° 18' 24"
Currency and Currency Code:
Tala - WST
Spoken languages:
Samoan, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:05 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Pacific/Apia
UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:33 am and 7:36 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
13.535 and 7.692 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Issourou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Explore Patamea

Patamea in Gaga‘emauga with it's 597 inhabitants is a city in Samoa about 42 mi (or 68 km) north-west of Apia, the country's capital.

Local time in Patamea is now 11:05 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 14 hours. We know of 6 airports in the vicinity of Patamea. The closest airport in Samoa is Maota Airport in a distance of 15 mi (or 25 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Safotu, Safotulafai, Vailoa, Satupa`itea and Asau. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Le Lagoto Resort & Spa

Address
6,7 mi
Fagamalo
Fagamalo
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Bayview Resort

Address
5,6 mi
Sale'aula Lava Field, Apia
Saleaula
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Stevenson's at Manase

Address
7,3 mi
Savai
Manase
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Turtle Pool 3

Published: February 16, 2011
Length: 45:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Haych Lee

Swimming with turtles at Sato'alepai Turtle Pool in Savai'i (Samoa).


Swimming with Turtles 2

Published: April 20, 2009
Length: 06:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Angela Jowitt

Swimming with turtles at Satoalepai, Savaii, Samoa.


Wedding Reception

Published: July 09, 2012
Length: 33:26 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: sillybuster

Le Lagoto Beach Resort, Fagamalo, Savai'i, Samoa.


Hermit Crab - Savaii Island, Samoa

Published: August 05, 2007
Length: 45:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Joost Borsboom

This type of hermit crab is very common on the coast at Savaii Island, Samoa.


Jon & Deb's cycle ride to work at Dive Savaii

Published: May 03, 2012
Length: 56:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jon B

Cycling to work, at Dive Savaii, along the North Coast Road from Saleaula to Fagamolo via Safai & Satoalepai, Savaii, Samoa.


Swimming with Turtles 1

Published: April 20, 2009
Length: 38:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Angela Jowitt

Swimming with turtles at Satoalepai, Savaii, Samoa.


Swimming with turtles Samoa

Published: November 17, 2010
Length: 00:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steve Harkness


Turtle Pool 2

Published: February 15, 2011
Length: 48:09 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Haych Lee

Swimming with turtles at Sato'alepai Turtle Pool in Savai'i (Samoa).


Samoan Fia-Fia at Tanu

Published: June 06, 2008
Length: 08:57 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: fi0naW

Samoan Fia-Fia at Tanu Beach Fales, Savaii, Samoa, 2008.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Geography of Samoa

The independent country of Samoa consists of the two large islands of Upolu and Savai'i and 8 smaller islands located about halfway between Hawaii and New Zealand in the Polynesian region of the South Pacific. The island of Upolu is home to nearly three-quarters of Samoa's population and its capital city of Apia. The climate is tropical, with a rainy season from November to April. To the East is the smaller American Samoa, see also Geography of American Samoa.

Located at -13.5833, -172.333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Samoa

Savai'i

Savaiʻi is the largest and highest island in Samoa and the Samoa Islands chain. It is also the biggest landmass in Polynesia outside Hawaii and New Zealand. The island of Savai'i is also referred to by Samoans as Salafai, a classical Samoan term used in oratory and prose. The island is home to 43,142 people (2006 Census) who make up 24% of the country's population. The only township and ferry terminal is Salelologa, the main entry point to the island, situated at the east end of Savai'i.

Located at -13.5833, -172.417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Samoa, Volcanoes of Samoa, Shield volcanoes, Mountains of Samoa

Gaga'emauga

Gaga'emauga is an electoral district on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. The district is situated on the central north side of Savai'i. The name Gaga'emauga literally means: “near side of the mountain” meaning the eastern side of the mountain chain running through the centre of Savai'i. The traditional centre of the district is Saleaula, where the district chiefs and orators meet at Vaitu’utu’u malae.

Located at -13.5, -172.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Samoa

Fa'asaleleaga

Fa'asaleleaga is a district of Samoa situated on the eastern side of Savai'i island. It has a population of 12,949 (2001 Census). The traditional capital is Safotulafai where district chiefs and orators meet at Fuifatu malae. Safotulafai was the main base of the 'Mau a Pule' resistance movement against colonial rule, which grew into the national Mau movement and eventually Samoa's political independence in 1962.

Located at -13.6667, -172.25 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Samoa

Patamea

Patamea is a village on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. While most villages on Savai'i are situated near the sea, Patamea is situated inland, away from the coast. The village is in the Gaga'emauga political district near the central north coast of the island. Heading north west on the main road from Salelologa township and ferry terminal, the turnoff to Patamea is just before Samalae'ulu village at a T-junction of the road.

Located at -13.4833, -172.267 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

Mount Matavanu

Mt Matavanu is an active volcano on the island of Savai'i in Samoa. The most recent eruptions from Matavanu occurred between 1905 - 1911 with lava flows on its northern side flowing towards the island's coastline and into the sea in the district of Gaga'emauga. The eruptions began 4 August 1905 and stopped in November 1911. The lava flowed over 40 square miles of countryside to the lagoon and reef, destroying villages in its path between Samalae'ulu to the east and Saleaula to the west.

Located at -13.5333, -172.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Samoa, Volcanoes of Samoa, Geography of Samoa

Faletagaloa

Faletagaloa is a village on the central north coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is in the traditional sub-district of Safune in the Gagaifomauga electoral division.

Located at -13.4667, -172.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

Sa'asa'ai

Sa'asa'ai is a village at the east end of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga III which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 626 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.6333, -172.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

Lano, Samoa

Lano is a village on the north east coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga IV which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 721 (2006 Census). The village has white sandy beaches by the main island road and there are beach fale for visitors and tourists and reef breaks for surfing.

Located at -13.613, -172.201 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

Pu'apu'a

Pu'apu'a is a village on the north east coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga IV which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 552 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.5833, -172.217 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

Fogapoa

Fogapoa is a village on the north east coast of Savai'i island in Samoa. The village is part of the electoral constituency (Faipule District) Fa'asaleleaga II which is within the larger political district (Itumalo) of Fa'asaleleaga. The population is 240 (2006 Census). Fogapoa is also part of the sub-district Safotulafai, the traditional centre of Fa'asaleleaga District.

Located at -13.6667, -172.183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
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Populated places in Samoa

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Patamea