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8-15 Dec 2018

A beautiful island with great white sandy beach. Crystal clear water was great for snorkelling and... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2019
Bali, Indonesia
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One of the most beautiful beaches in the world with white sand and clear waters, excellent for... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2019
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 13 January 2019

A beautiful island with great white sandy beach. Crystal clear water was great for snorkelling and swimming. baby sharks cruise by too. The island has a lot of history from WW2 and a pavilion on the island has info about this. there is a 3k...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank malafish
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

One of the most beautiful beaches in the world with white sand and clear waters, excellent for swimming. The Rip at the end of the island is also good for snorkeling with lots of fish.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DanaVis
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Direction is a must when visiting Cocos. It was our second time and we were not disappointed. It was a perfect day and the rip, as always, was a bit of a challenge but probably the best snorkelling we have done. Please don't miss DIrection...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 13gnome47
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Range of experiences available 0n a day trip to this island. Lots of history plus walking and water pursuits. Remember to take your own food and water and sunscreen.Plenty of time tp see everything.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank legsy99
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Just an amazing place that few people will get to visit, but if you have the opportunity do it. There is nothing really there apart from a WiFi hotspot which rarely works and a barbecue to cook your own food on

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NigelStn
Reviewed 26 September 2018

OK, it is a tropical beach with crystal clear waters, tranquil palm trees, a place to chill out and swim as there is nothing else to do. So if you are into beaches and swimming, wonderful. There is also a walking trail, an hour and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Billy007863
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

When you get to Cocos (Keeling) Islands, people rave about Direction Island, so as a tourist I had to go and see it. To get to the Island, you take a bus from West Island go the ferry, and the ferry goes to Direction Island...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KylieIsTravelling
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Another amazing day with Kylie from Adventure Tours. What a beautiful place, paradise.Lovely blue water, kite riders & lots of interesting signs decorating the shelters & trees left by people from all over the world.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rita P
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Direction Island "Cossies Beach" nominated as one of the best beaches in the world. It has crystal clear waters with many different shades of blue. The "rip" snorkel on the south end of the island is spectacular albeit for strong swimmers. The Island ferry visits...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mikesue85
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The beaches are great, it is part of nature with a great permanent exhibition telling the story of The Eden ( a bit of a gallipolli moment for Australia...meaning ...did Australia sink that boat!>? but you only had a navy for about 2 years ..how...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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