Alega

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Alega
Village
Alega is located in American Samoa
Alega
Alega
Coordinates: 14°17′7″S 170°38′15″W / 14.28528°S 170.63750°W / -14.28528; -170.63750Coordinates: 14°17′7″S 170°38′15″W / 14.28528°S 170.63750°W / -14.28528; -170.63750
Country  United States
Territory  American Samoa
Area
 • Total 0.31 sq mi (0.79 km2)
Elevation 26 ft (8 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 54
 • Density 180/sq mi (68/km2)

Alega is a village on the southeast coast of Tutuila Island, American Samoa. One of the island's least populous villages, it is located to the east of Pago Pago Harbor and to the west of Faga'itua Bay.

Alega lies between Lauli'i and Avaio villages, and is home to Alega Village Marine Protected Area. Tisa's Barefoot Bar is also in Alega, which is a bar that also operates a fale sleeping four on Alega Beach. The beach has a secluded character and is removed from the village. Bus services are frequent between Alega and Fagatogo.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stanley, David (2004). South Pacific. Moon Handbooks. Page 483. ISBN 9781566914116.
  2. ^ https://www.lonelyplanet.com/american-samoa/tutuila/activities/alega-beach/a/poi-act/1456123/362248