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Managaha Island

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DON'T MISS IT. I don't think our trip to Saipan would have been complete without the visit to Managaha Island. The island is STUNNING!!!

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Goseong, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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Goseong, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

DON'T MISS IT. I don't think our trip to Saipan would have been complete without the visit to Managaha Island. The island is STUNNING!!!

Thank JohnBaek2
Saipan, Mariana Islands, South Pacific
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This is the cleanest and most visited island of the cnmi. Locals and toursists alike are amazed of the underwater treasures and sealife you can find. The sunsets and sunrises as well as the night view of the stars and lights of saipan will make you want to come back for more.

Thank dabigattao
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The water. The sand. The sun. A bit crowded but an incredible place to visit while in Saipan. Bring sunblock and water!

Thank Glenn P
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Its supposed to be famous for snorkeling but in my opinion the waters were murky and darker, rather than the clearer see-through waters. The water is not that deep so when you swim, the whole time you feel like youre gonna scrape your thighs on the coral or when walking, step on sea cucumbers. Swarming with Chinese and Korean tourists... More 

Thank Grace H
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This visit was a intended to fill an afternoon after a previous day of playing hard. We had a very pleasant time snorkeling. I cut my hand during that event and just happened to walk by two of the island's assistants who insisted on cleaning and bandaging it. Very beautiful and well worth the visit.

Thank mike4spar
Paris, France
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

tinny island west of Saipan, reached by 10 minutes of boat. great destination for a day trip to snorkel and eat coconuts. VERY crowded, specially by loud chinese tourists, so, on arrival, immediately go to the other side of the island (5 min walk) where there will be noone.

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Washington, DC
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204 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Managaha Island is breathtakingly beautiful. It may sound silly but it reminded me of Gilligan's Island because it feels remote and secluded. Although one area of Managaha is congested with people and commercial amenities such as rentals and banana boat rides, the rest of the tiny island is quiet and secluded. There are covered (shaded) picnic areas available and like... More 

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52 reviews
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

It was a sunny day, we did banana boat, parachute and diving too, lying on the beach, finding a place away from other people on the beach, watching nice pretty blue water, really great! It's true that there were too many tourists but it's still like a paradise beach!

Thank 134bings
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101 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

A must do in Saipan. Paradise on heaven. I chose to spend my day away from the crowds, since the area around the restaurants gets very crowded. By walking just a little, it seemed that I owned a private beach.

Thank dulcinio
Tokyo, Japan
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167 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

I will always remember my time away from other people on the beach, watching little crabs move along the beach. We rented goggles and a snorkel to observe the tropical fish play among the corral. Relaxing and at peace, this is a must visit for all visitors to Saipan.

Thank TokyoSommelier

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