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Rock Islands Southern Lagoon

Koror, Koror Island, Palau
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do this by air!!!

absolutely gorgeous, the islands are not really open for tourism (which will, hopefully, protect... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bestbefore1957
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Vancouver, Canada
Beautiful

The rock islands are a beautiful and very unique place that one must have seen ! The colors of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
fotodive
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Zürich
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Koror, Koror Island, Palau
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Reviewed 1 week ago

absolutely gorgeous, the islands are not really open for tourism (which will, hopefully, protect the ecosystem...) if you want to view this beautiful place, take a tour by plane. it is expensive, yes, but if you are a camera buff this will get you multiple...More

Thank bestbefore1957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rock islands are a beautiful and very unique place that one must have seen ! The colors of the ocean are incredible.

Thank fotodive
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best boat ride ever going thru the islands. Even stopped to snorkel with the mantas while they were feeding!

Thank pirateis48
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The only thing to do is to visit the Rock Islands. You'll need to go on a tour, rent a boat, dive, or kayak to appreciate this place. Note that the pictured group of islands called "70 Islands" is protected and offlimits and can only...More

Thank SeaDrag
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Whether you are a diver or not, take a trip through this UNESCO world heritage site. Incredible scenery above and below the water.

Thank richardwbrooks66
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The UNESCO-listed Rock Islands are exceptionally spectacular. Many spots are excellent for snorkelling and many offer works class diving. The sixty islands cluster is a strict turtle reserve, where the animals can lay eggs undisturbed. No access to boats or divers is allowed. The islands...More

Thank Krzysztof D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We spent a week diving the Rock Islands on board The Palau Aggressor. A wonderful week in a beautiful place aboard a comfortable craft surrounded by the wonderful creatures of the deep. From sharks to anemone fish and Eagle rays the diving is special conducted...More

1  Thank grubbyrat
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

After a dive on the Palau Siren our small skiff ( dive tender ) took us on a tour of the Rock Islands . Absolutely beautiful. Would I go back ? Absolutely

1  Thank markoBRISTOL
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The scenery is unsurpassed, the under water life is truly one of the seven wonders of the world. The corral is intact and colorful, the fish in variety and quantity unsurpassed in my experience of all 6 continents and islands. This should be on everyone's...More

Thank lisa w
Reviewed 1 April 2017

German Channel has a cleaning station with many large, friendly and curious Manta Rays. Blue Corner has a lot of sharks - mostly black tip, white tip and grey reef sharks (not aggressive species generally). The Rock Islands themselves are amazing - karst formations jutting...More

1  Thank ELizBoston
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beentravlin
Can anyone suggest a tour company for non divers? We snorkel but have no diving experience. Will we still get a lot out of a trip to Palau? Thanks
28 May 2017|
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Response from lisa w | Reviewed this property |
If you snorkel Palau is a lifetime must do! We did a kayak snorkel that was stunning, if you have time you can do over night trips
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MMMTIGER
Hi If you had extra cash and a chance to go dive Palau again would you choose a live aboard over a land based dive operation?
9 February 2016|
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Response from markoBRISTOL | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely- just finished 10 day trip aboard Palau Siren . Not cheap but excellent
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Josh B
Are the rock islands, milky way and jellyfish lake possible in 2 days? Also where is the world war 2 wreckage site located in Palau? Many thanks Josh
6 February 2016|
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Response from Globon | Reviewed this property |
You may see Rock Island, milky way (you will stay 30 min) and jelly fish (you will stay no more then one hour) lake in one 4 hours organized tour.
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