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The beaches in Atauro are amazing

There is snokeling right off the beach on some beaches and you can take a boat to other snorkeling... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
heidiw300
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Miami, United States
Crystal clear waters, white sand, and a warm fishing community

With crystal clear waters, white sand, and plunging cliffs and rock formations around it, I felt... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Adi M
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Chicago, Illinois
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2 Jan 2018
“The beaches in Atauro are amazing”
15 Nov 2017
“Crystal clear waters, white sand, and a warm fishing community”
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

There is snokeling right off the beach on some beaches and you can take a boat to other snorkeling sites. See as much as you can of this wonderful island.

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

With crystal clear waters, white sand, and plunging cliffs and rock formations around it, I felt like I had stumbled into a rare gem that would make a James Bond movie location scout shiver with excitement. But the best part was getting there: Trekking from...More

Thank Adi M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

possibly best to stay a few days to enjoy this attraction. I went on freighter that ran late ..you are not sure where to go when you get there and there is not a lot of food choices..

1  Thank Alan K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I came here walking from Beloi and was amazing, after that long walk, to be welcomed from Elias (a sort of King of Akrema) with a coconut to drink and being brought from him in a nice spot of the beach where to swim and...More

2  Thank ClaudioGuerrieri
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Snorkeling, swimming, lazing by the beach, picnic or just gaze up to the mountains, out to sea. This is beautiful place.

Thank TimorTravels
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We went with a fisherman on his dug out canoe An experience indeed,just make sure you leave before the tide goes out,otherwise you may get stuck as we did. Still fun in the sun

1  Thank sunsetlodgePerth
Reviewed 3 June 2016

the price of rental boats total round trip from the harbor to akrema is $ 50 within 50 minutes, but you can share it with friends, because the boat local can carry between 10 to 12 people, it's cheaper if you travel with a group,...More

2  Thank Afong P
Reviewed 15 April 2016

It's a spectacular beach with beautiful white sand and lovely warm water. Not for the surfie, but a great place to hang. You need to be cautious of the current as it can be incredibly strong in places so if you don't know what you...More

1  Thank Alex G
Reviewed 5 April 2016

After seeing all to little and pollution in Dili it was refreshing to see the crystal clear water and almost white sand of these beaches. I also dove the outer reef just a short distance from the beach. Well worth the trip.

1  Thank Preston S
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Some great snorkeling can be done here if you are prepared to swim out, enjoy the peace and quite and just enjoy the moment. It is like living on your own deserted island.

2  Thank Chris E
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AK69
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Response from Angela L |
I think I just read on the information about Barry's Place that the public weekly ferry can be as little as $4pp. If you stay at the above resort or the Hotel I'm sure they'll arrange your transport from Dili, which is... More
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