Vailima
in Tuamasaga, Samoa

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-13.864 and -171.761 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -13° 51' 51" and W -171° 45' 40"
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: 07:02 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Apia
UTC/GMT offset: 13 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 6:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
13.847 and 8.258 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Abachan
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Vailima

Vailima in Tuamasaga with it's 1,462 citizens is a place in Samoa a little south of Apia, the country's capital city.

Current time in Vailima is now 07:02 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Apia with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 8 airports near Vailima. The closest airport in Samoa is Fagali'i Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

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

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Apia, Afega, Lufilufi, Leulumoega and Samamea. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 81%
Air Pressure 1012.8 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 72% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

26°C (79 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

27°C (80 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 21st of September 2019

27°C (81 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

TANOA TUSITALA

Address
2,2 mi
BEACH ROAD SOGI PO BOX 101
0000 APIA
Samoa

Time Information

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


Sheraton Samoa Aggie Greys Hotel & Bungalows

Address
2,2 mi
MAIN BEACH ROAD VAISIGANO
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Coconuts Beach Club & Resort

Address
2,4 mi
Maninoa Village
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Millenia Samoa

Address
2,9 mi
Mulinu'u Road
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

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


Hotel Elisa

Address
2,7 mi
Beach Road, Sogi
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Samoa Sport Lodge

Address
2,5 mi
Apia
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

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


Amau Apartments

Address
2,3 mi
Saleufi
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Apia Central Hotel

Address
2,3 mi
Savalalo Road
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Le Manumea Resort

Address
1,1 mi
Vailima
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

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


Su Accommodation

Address
2,2 mi
Fugalei
Apia
Samoa

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Apia Samoa

Published: April 08, 2013
Length: 51:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: syn0nym

Apia Samoa.


Aerial Apia

Published: November 07, 2014
Length: 26:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: olza3

Filmed, Flown and Edited by Ollie Griffiths Track Title: The American Dollar - Rudiments Of A Spiritual Life A short film made during my time in Apia, Samoa. Fortunate enough to be working...


Part 2 English - Savaii Village Resorts Lease Signing.wmv

Published: March 02, 2010
Length: 09:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SouthPacificDG

Part 2 English- Savaii Village Resorts Lease Signing www.southpacificdg.com Savaii Village Resorts Ltd has sealed a deal with the village of Sasina for the construction of a multi-million...


Robert Louis Stevenson Museum and grave Spider415's photos around Apia, Upolu, Samoa (vacation)

Published: November 16, 2010
Length: 05:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Spider415's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/spider415/2/1259091295/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod using...


Apia Westminster clock bell chimes Apia Samoa

Published: August 07, 2011
Length: 01:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: wotcher85

One wet, steamy morning in Apia.


Fiafia dances at Aggie Grey's in Apia, Samoa (June 9, 2011)

Published: June 04, 2012
Length: 28:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mark Li

Visit http://marklitraveljournal.blogspot.com for the stories behind the videos. Fist up: a women's dance.


Venus' Samoa Trip 2008

Published: November 18, 2008
Length: 27:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: VWily71

Vinesse in between the ceremony & aiga in her back yard...Bride running home to change!


Snorkeling @ Palolo Deep (Samoa).

Published: February 16, 2011
Length: 53:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Haych Lee

This was taken during Sunday snorkeling at Palolo Deep (Matautu Village) which is only a short stroll from Apia. Coral is starting to regenerate and the many different species of fish make...


Rheumatic Heart Disease PSA // Kahn Fotuali'i

Published: July 18, 2014
Length: 23:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Clark Goldsberry

Public Service Announcement about Rheumatic Heart Disease. Sponsored by Rheumatic Rescue and Samoan National Health Services. For more information, visit http://rheumaticrescue.weebly.com/


Samoan Batman

Published: January 13, 2014
Length: 01:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Typhoon685

The dark knight fights off thugs trying to steal coconuts. will he prevail or will a greater threat arise from the mist. Tracks taken from Inception, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises...


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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.

Upolu

Upolu is an island in Samoa, formed by a massive basaltic shield volcano which rises from the seafloor of the western Pacific Ocean. The island is 75 kilometres long, 1,125 km in area, and is the second largest in geographic area as well as the most populated of the Samoan Islands. Upolu is situated to the east of the "big island", Savai'i. The capital Apia is in the middle of the north coast with Faleolo International Airport at the western end of the island.

Located at -13.9167, -171.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Samoa, Mountains of Samoa, Samoan mythology, Shield volcanoes, Volcanoes of Samoa

Tuamasaga

Tuamasaga is a district of Samoa, with a population (2001 Census) of 83,191. The geographic area of Tuamasaga covers the central part of Upolu island. The paramount title of Tuamasaga is the Malietoa title. The nine senior orators of Malie play a leading role in the election of the Malietoa title-holder.

Located at -13.9167, -171.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Samoa

National Soccer Stadium (Samoa)

The National Soccer Stadium is a football stadium located in Apia, Samoa. It is the national stadium of Samoa and the home of the Samoa national football team. The stadium's capacity is around 3,500.

Located at -13.8367, -171.752 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football (soccer) venues in Samoa, Apia

Vailima, Samoa

Vailima is the name of a village about four kilometers south of Apia, the capital of Samoa. The population is 1,462 (2006 census). Vailima is part of the electoral political district Tuamasaga. The village is most known as the location of the last residence of Robert Louis Stevenson, named 'Villa Vailima'.

Located at -13.8598, -171.759 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Mulinu'u

Mulinu'u is a small village situated on a tiny peninsula on Upolu island in Samoa. It became the site of the colonial administration in Samoa in the 1870s and continues to be the site for the Parliament of Samoa. It is located on the central north coast of the island and is part of the urban area comprising Apia, the country's capital.

Located at -13.8167, -171.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa, Apia

Vaiusu

Vaiusu is a small village on the Samoan island of Upolu. It is located on the central north coast of the island to the west of the capital Apia. As of late 2010, Vaiusu had an estimated population of 2, 043. It's neighboring villages are Vaigaga, Elisefou, Vaitele, Talimatau, Vailoa and Emau.

Located at -13.8167, -171.767 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Afega

Afega is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is located on the central north coast of the island to the west of the capital Apia in the countryside. The population is 1,781 (2006 census). Afega is part of electoral constituency (faipule district) Sagaga Le Usoga which is part of the larger political district Tuamasaga.

Located at -13.8, -171.817 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Alafua

Alafua is a village in Samoa. It is approximately two miles from the country's capital, Apia. It is home to The University of the South Pacific at Alafua, the agricultural sector of the USP. It is also home to a popular tourist attraction, the Sliding Rocks, where visitors can slide on several small, smooth rocks.

Located at -13.85, -171.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Taufusi

Taufusi is a village on the Samoan island of Upolu. It is part of the Vaimauga West Electoral Constituency (Faipule District). , Tuamasaga District, in the Apia Urban Area of Samoa. The village had a population of 772 as of the 2001 census. The village name in English means Swamp as it was a swampy area in late 1800s. Taufusi is bordered by Saleufi to the North, Tuloto to the East, Lalovaea to the South East, Mt. Vaea and Palisi to the South, Vaimea and Fugalei to the West.

Located at -13.838, -171.77 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Apia Park

Apia Park is a multi-function sports complex located in Apia, the capital of Samoa. Primarily used for rugby union events, Apia Park is the home stadium of the Samoa national rugby union team, Manu Samoa. In 2007, Apia Park was the venue for the Samoan-hosted games of the 2007 IRB Pacific Nations Cup, and the complex was one of the main venues for the 2007 Pacific Games, hosting the athletics, table tennis, badminton, lawn bowls, rugby sevens and touch rugby events.

Located at -13.8367, -171.752 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Apia, National stadiums, Rugby union stadiums in Samoa

Pesega

Pesega is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is located on western outskirts of Apia, the country's capita. Pesega is part of Faleata West Electoral Constituency (Faipule District) which forms part of the larger political district of Tuamasaga. The population of Pesega is 372 (2006 Census). Located in the village is the headquarters of the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) in Samoa with the large white Apia Samoa Temple by the main road.

Located at -13.8333, -171.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Fagali'i

Fagali'i or Fagali'i-uta is a village on the island of Upolu in the Samoa archipelago approximately 5 kilometres south-east of Apia. It is in the electoral constituency of Vaimauga East (faipule district) which forms part of the larger political district of Tuamasaga. The population of Fagali'i is 1,571 (2006 Census). The former Apia-Fagali'i Airport site and the Royal Samoa Golf Course are both located nearby.

Located at -13.8483, -171.742 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Afiamalu

Afiamalu is a place on Upolu Island, Samoa.

Located at -13.9167, -171.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Chanel College, Moamoa

Chanel College is a Catholic co-educational college in Moamoa, Samoa. Founded in 1962 by the Marist Fathers, the school was originally a boys-only boarding school, with special permission for non-boarders, but later became co-educational. The first principal was Father Bernard Doherty. The first Head Prefect was Lino Samoa, who later received from his family his chiefly title of "Taupa'u". It is located near the top of Mount Vaea, at the end of Moamoa Road, which leads directly from Apia.

Located at -13.87, -171.787 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1962, Schools in Samoa

SMS Eber (1887)

The SMS Eber, a 735-ton iron-hulled gunboat, was built at Kiel, Germany for gunboat diplomacy in the Pacific. It was a barque-rigged auxiliary steamer. After commissioning in September 1887 she was sent to the Pacific to serve in the German Colonial Empire. She disarmed the inhabitants of Nauru in 1888, ending their civil war and annexing the island to the German Empire. The Eber was anchored in Apia Harbor, Samoa, during the 1889 Apia cyclone of 15–16 March 1889.

Located at -13.8314, -171.752 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gunboats of the Imperial German Navy, Shipwrecks of Samoa, Maritime incidents in 1889, 1887 ships

SMS Adler

The SMS Adler was a gunboat of the German Imperial Navy. She was launched 3 November 1883 in the Imperial shipyard in Kiel. On September 5, 1888, she shelled Manono Island and Apolima, which were strongholds of Malietoa’s forces. She was wrecked together with SMS Eber on 16 March 1889 in a storm at Apia, Samoa during the Samoan crisis. 20 crew members lost their lives.

Located at -13.8266, -171.765 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gunboats of the Imperial German Navy, Shipwrecks of Samoa, History of Samoa, Maritime incidents in 1889, 1883 ships, Ships built in Kiel, Gunboats of Germany

Lalovaea

Lalovaea is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north central side of the island near the country's capital Apia. The village is in the political district of Tuamasaga. The population is 891 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.8411, -171.772 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Tanugamanono

Tanugamanono is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north central side of the island near the country's capital Apia. The village is in the political district of Tuamasaga. The population is 699 (2006 Census). The largest electricity generating plant in Samoa is located in Tanugamanono, the 19.2 MW diesel plant which uses 5 generators. The plant was heavily damaged in December 2012 by Cyclone Evan.

Located at -13.8333, -171.767 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Vaimoso

Vaimoso is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north central side of the island near the country's capital Apia. The village is in the political district of Tuamasaga. The population is 1,976 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.8333, -171.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Lotopa

Lotopa is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. It is situated on the north central side of the island near the country's capital Apia. The village is in the political district of Tuamasaga. The population is 1,661 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.85, -171.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Luatuanu'u

Luatuanu'u is a village situated on the east side of Upolu island in Samoa. The village is part of Anoamaa West Electoral Constituency (Faipule District) which is within the larger political district of Atua. The population is 960 (2006 Census).

Located at -13.8667, -171.683 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Mount Vaea

Mount Vaea is a 472m summit overlooking Apia, the capital of Samoa located on the north central coast of Upolu island. The mountain is situated south about 3 km inland from Apia township and harbour. The settlement at the foothills on the northern side of the mountain is called Lalovaea (below Vaea in Samoan). Mount Vaea is most well known as the burial place of Robert Louis Stevenson who lived the last four years of his life in Samoa before his death on 3 December 1894.

Located at -13.8667, -171.767 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Samoa, Geography of Samoa, History of Samoa, Robert Louis Stevenson, Populated places in Samoa, Conservation in Samoa, Protected areas of Samoa

Lepea

Lepea is a village on the island of Upolu in Samoa. The picturesque settlement of round Samoan houses built in a concentric pattern in large open grounds (malae) is situated 5mins drive west of the capital Apia on the north central coast of the island. It is part of the Tuamasaga electoral district. The village population is 721 (2006 Census). A significant and high ranking matai chief title from this village is Faumuina and the traditional residence for the title is in Lepea.

Located at -13.8333, -171.783 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samoa

Samoa College

Samoa College is a secondary school in Samoa officially opened in 1953. The college is co-educational and teaches from Year 9 - 13. It is situated in Vaivase on the island of Upolu and is considered the main college in the country. The early college and curriculum was modelled on secondary schools in New Zealand, reflecting the country's colonial history. Education in Samoa is overseen by the government's Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture.

Located at -13.849, -171.749 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Samoa, Schools in Samoa

Fagali'i Airport

Fagali'i Airport is an airport located Fagali'i, Samoa.

Located at -13.8483, -171.742 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Samoa

Popular in vicinity

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