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Address: Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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You may want to try this again and again once you've experienced the thrill...

You may want to try this again and again once you've experienced the thrill of skimming the 16-foot waterfall down this natural rock slide.

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We had loads of fun here at the papseea sliding rocks! It is helpful if you are there with some locals as they know which rocks to slide down and the safest route. Great activity... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarah F
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had loads of fun here at the papseea sliding rocks! It is helpful if you are there with some locals as they know which rocks to slide down and the safest route. Great activity on a warm sunny day!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came on my own on a day with some water, and I had a blast with the place all to myself. Was unsure of water depth with a sore rear on the top pool, but a good intro to the pools. The 3rd pool down was the best with good depth and a scary fun of losing control going down!... More 

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Belize
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

We took our little kids to play in the pools, knowing that the water is pretty low right now. We signed in about 2 in the afternoon on Saturday, and started up the hill around 4pm. The posted closing time is 5:30pm. At the top we were quite alarmed to see we had been locked in! My husband immediately climbed... More 

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Thank cjbelize
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

We went in the beginning of October and there wasn't any water on the sliding rock so can't really say too much. We had a nice dip on a hot day and enjoyed every minute of it.

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Thank Melton2013
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

We knew there hadn't been much rain but did not realise how dry the not-so-sliding rocks would be. The lady took our money saying there hadn't been much rain but that we could still enjoy the pools of water. Once we reached the bottom of the stairs we realised there was actually no water running down the rocks and the... More 

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Thank Roseanne S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

The water levels were low when we saw the sliding rocks but I'm sure would be great when the levels were higher. A bit too dry and bumpy with the limited water. Staff and family running the place were lovely

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Auckland NZ
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Cheap to enter and a local family run the attraction. Very steep walk down and up on concrete steps with some rails for support - definitely not recommended for older people or small children. At the bottom are a few pools (one with sliding rocks only) but the day we were there the water was not flowing (more of a... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

The view of Apia from here is really nice, lots of stairs to get down there & lots of mozzies. We stayed only for a little while, there hadn't been much rain so the pools were a little shallow but fun all the same. Not expensive to get in & not far from Apia.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

We were attracted by the concept of a natural water slide and upon arrival, paid for what turned out to be a not much more than a set of decending stairs to some falls that had very little water actually cascading. It would have been handy to have had some pre warning or signage that you need to be there... More 

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Thank Venetogiorgio
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Definitely not a place to visit when it's Sunny hot as the Rocks to slide down needs lots of water When it rains go When it's hot not worth going unless you want to dip your feet in the shallow

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