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Odyssey Adventures/ Truk Blue Lagoon Resort LiveAboard     "Return to Truk Lagoon"
I returned to Chuuk for the first time since 1991 as part of a college graduation present for my son. Intended for December of 20... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
12/2022   Kendall Raine
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Aggressor Fleet LiveAboard     "Excellent"
Palau is the best overall diving location I have been to (I havenít been to Indonesia or elsewhere in Southeast Asia), but I would... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2022   gregory moore
100+ Dives
 
Black Pearl LiveAboard [Palau   "The Best of the best in Palau"
Sometimes reality is too good to be true, such was our experience on our early October voyage on the Black Pearl in Palau. A mag... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2022   Larry S. Klumb
1000+ Dives
Photos available
3Helpful vote(s) received
Aggressor Fleet/ Palasia LiveAboard Palau   "Fantastic Two Weeks In Paradise"
When Trip was at the end of September for 2. 5 weeks. Arriving a few days early, I did two back to back trips on the Palau Aggres... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
10/2022   Dean C
500+ Dives
2Helpful vote(s) received
Aggressor Fleet LiveAboard Palau   "Another great trip to Palau"
Palau Aggressor no longer requires covid testing and does not require masking onboard, though some signage is still up and some cr... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
9/2022   robert linscheer
500+ Dives
 
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Ocean Hunter Palau/ NO - Liveaboard only       "Beautiful!"
The diving industry in Palau is still recovering from C19. We only had 6 divers on our boat. The 2 other boats we saw, had fewer! ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2022   Rika Pies
500+ Dives
 
Ocean Hunter Palau/ NO - Liveaboard only       "Beautiful!"
The diving industry in Palau is still recovering from C19. We only had 6 divers on our boat. The 2 other boats we saw, had fewer! ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2022   Rika Pies
500+ Dives
Photos available 
Aggressor Fleet LiveAboard     "Fabulous Palau"
Fantastic 10 day trip on the Rock Islands Aggressor. We came for the Bumphead parrotfish spawning and were rewarded with hundreds... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2022   Laurel Fulton
1000+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III LiveAboard     "Post-pandemic return to diving"
I did a group charter. Ultimately only 12 of the 16 of us made it, mainly due to airline problems with very limited flights a... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2022   Mark Rosenstein
1000+ Dives
2Helpful vote(s) received
Blue Marlin Divers and The Black Pearl/ [same]Cove Resort Palau       "Cove Resort, Blue Marlin Divers and S/V Black Peal"
Getting there: Turkish Air with business class seats on their flagship aircraft between Atlanta and Manila via Istanbul. Thatís g... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2022   Jon Hoffmann
500+ Dives
2Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins   Palau   "Once again a super diving experience"
We went to Palau for our ninth trip and our ninth trip with FishNFins. Great diving and great accommodation for conforming to COV... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2022   Michael N. Hofman
1000+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins/ Cove   Palau   "Outstanding experience, exciting diving"
Challenging travel due to COVID, but manageable. Many facilities shut down or limited operations. had a few non- diving days due ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
12/2021   James Ringer
1000+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III LiveAboard Palau   "Awesome trip on Ocean Hunter 3"
The corals are amazing. The fish life was both diverse and prolific. A reef hook is a must. A number of the dives go down to th... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2020   Gerald Canning
1000+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins   Palau   "Day Trip diving in Palau"
Shore diving from Koror, is done by speedboat. All of the dive sites are between 45- 60 minutes of high speed travel from Koror - ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2020   Gerald Canning
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Solitude One liveaboard/ TaucherTraum LiveAboard Palau   "Three Week "Exploratory" and Spawning Trip!"
This was a special three week trip arranged by the excellent German company Taucher Traum. Taucher Traum- - see link above- - arrange... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
3/2020   Randall S Preissig
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Palau Dive Adventures/ Palau Pacific Resort   Palau]   "Best diving ever on our tenth trip"
Our group of five including two snorkelers chartered the boat and crew for seven days of diving. In spite of some rain on two day... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2020   Richard Gallagher
1000+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet/ Cove Resort LiveAboard Palau   "3 RD time in Palau"
Well my third time was great having been here the first time in 2001 then in 2015 and now 2019 The first time i did Yap and Palau ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2019   Thomas Raeth
500+ Dives
Photos available 
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III LiveAboard Palau   "Good Diving in Palau"
We returned to Palau after our last visit in 2002, and the diving was better this time around. The reefs are generally quite healt... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
8/2019   David Marchese
1000+ Dives
Photos available 
Manta Bay Resort and Yap Divers/ Manta Bay Resort   Yap   "The land of mantas and stone money"
If you visit Yap, Manta Bay Dive Resort is the place to stay. The staff, front desk to the restaurant, treat everyone like family. ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2019   Bonnie McKenna
1000+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins   Palau   "Palau Shark study"
This was the second year that I volunteered with the Oceanic Society to engage in shark and reef monitoring in Palau. Our shark d... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2019   Donald Greenberg
1000+ Dives
Photos available
2Helpful vote(s) received
Neco Marine/ Palau Pacific Resort   Palau   "Trip of a Lifetime"
This is a very long flying trip. All legs of the flights were on United. All of the flights were on time. Once on Koror, a hotel m... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2019   Craig Williams
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Yap Divers/ https://www.mantaray.com   YAP   "Pristine Coral, Mantas, Sharks, Great People"
Great dive trip to Yap. My husband and I stayed at the Manta Ray Bay Resort for 10 days. We had a 3rd floor, clean, bright room, ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2019   GAIL MORRIS
250+ Dives
Photos available
2Helpful vote(s) received
Manta Ray Bay   Yap   "ONE TRIP - TWO DIVES-OF-A-LIFETIME"
Here's one of the dives- of- a- lifetime: We started out fairly benignly, dropping in behind a protected corner at 5: 03PM, accordi... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2019   Ken Kurtis
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Palau Dive Adventures/ Palau Pacific Resort   Palau   "Diving Paradise with Top level Service"
Palau has been a dream destination for me for years. It did not disappoint. The marine life is rich and plentiful, (although we ar... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2019   Linda I Teichman
100+ Dives
Photos available 
Neco Marine/ Palau Central Hotel   Palau   "1st Trip to Palau"
[NIn January 2019 I spent 2 weeks in Palau diving with Neco Marine, which for many American divers is probably not as well known a... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
1/2019   Francis Loncar
100+ Dives
Photos available
1Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins/ Rose Garden Resort Full report   Palau   "Stunning biodiversity, pristine reefs, many large pelagics and turtles"
We chose to dive Palau due to its rave reviews on Undercurrent, and were not disappointed. We had a truly magical 8 days of diving... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2018   Marshall Kirk McKusick
250+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins Full report   Palau   "Best Dive Trip Ever. Fish 'n Fins Palau sets the bar high!"
Fish ín Fins Palau has really got it going on. This single operation has two live- aboard dive boats, another dozen or more day tri... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2018   Whitney Holcomb
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Manta Ray Bay Full report       "A return trip is on my agenda"
Went to YAP and Manta Ray Bay hotel as part of a group of divers. Getting in from Maui wasn't too bad. I got an amazing deal wit... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2018   Annette Lohman
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Manta Ray Bay Full report   Yap   "I love Yap (and yapping about Yap)"
You can read my full review and see the link to the pictures here: [. . . ] ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
6/2018   Ken Kurtis
1000+ Dives
 
Splash/ Palau Pacific Full report   Palau   "SPLASH Dive Center in Palau is the best"
I first went diving with SPLASH Dive Center (located on the grounds of the Palau Pacific Resort) when I came to Palau in 1997. It... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
5/2018   Curtis Kates
1000+ Dives
2Helpful vote(s) received
Palau Dive Adventures/ Palau Royal Resort Full report   Palau   "Palau Landbased"
We dove here as a small group of 6. Reservations were easy using email. Of note the 13 hour time change caused delays in responses... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2018   David Van Ryn
500+ Dives
3Helpful vote(s) received
Odyssey Adventures Full report LiveAboard Truk/Chuuk   "Fantastic Liveaboard"
We dove as a small group here in April 2018. The reservation process was easy and manageable. Stateside staff were available to fa... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2018   David Van Ryn
500+ Dives
3Helpful vote(s) received
Splash/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "I Wish "I Could Turn Back Time!""
This is our 27th visit to Palau. We have experienced many changes over the years. I can remember diving with 50- 60 shark at one ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2018   Rose Mueller
1000+ Dives
2Helpful vote(s) received
Blue Palms Full report   Rota   Rota is a small island 40 miles north of Guam and 80 miles southwest of Saipan. Accommodations are very limited on island Ė there ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2018   David Cook
100+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Odyssey Adventures Full report LiveAboard Chuuk   "Wreck Diving in Chuuk (Truk) on the Odyssey"
Chuuk (Truk) is full of wrecks from WWII. Most are ships, some planes, and a submarine. We dove within recreational limits, so did... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
3/2018   Laurie Pemberton
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Siren Fleet/ Palau Central Hotel Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau Siren Liveaboard"
Palau marine life is everything they say it is and I will keep my comments more to the non- marine life areas to try to be helpful ... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
2/2018   richard s mcgowan
250+ Dives
3Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau, Fish 'n Fins, and Ocean Hunter III will never disappoint!"
This was our 12th time diving with Fish 'n Fins which should tell you something right there. Moreover, I and my son did our Divema... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2018   Bob Fregolle
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Excellent diving and crew on first trip to Palau"
We went to Yap forst for a few days. We did the 3 dive per day "super sized" package and got stuck only diving reefs with 3 other... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2018   Jeffery E Snyder
500+ Dives
4Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III Full report LiveAboard     "Amazing"
Fish N Fins is more than a family business; it's a commitment to the nation of Palau in relation to tourism, environmental develop... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2018   MAX WEINMANN
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Christmas in Palau "
By far the best of 3 Aggressor cruises we have done. Diving off skiff was very easy and convenient. Staff was incredibly helpful... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
12/2017   Bobby Munno
1000+ Dives
2Helpful vote(s) received
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau - Worth the long trip from US"
The Palau Aggressor was a good, functional boat with an interesting lift system aft to bring the dive boat onboard making for easy... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
12/2017   Gregg Backemeyer
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Truk Blue Lagoon Resort Full report       "Blue Lagoon Resort August 2017"
Traveling from Palau to Truk requires a stop in Guam and is an all- night endeavor. We had a three hour layover in Guam and arrived... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2017   Ellen Marie Smith
500+ Dives
 
Manta Ray Bay Full report   Yap   "Good diving, lots of fish, sharks. "
Lots of schools of fish, sharks, morays, some turtles, small critters. We didnít see any mantas although that is what they are fam... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2017   Ruth Lindner
500+ Dives
 
Master Liveaboards Full report LiveAboard Chuk Lagoon   "The ultimate wreck dives but if you don't like wrecks don't go"
Professional service all round from Master Liveaboards. My group and myself have been on many live- aboards from Aggressor and Mer... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2017   Adam Preston
1000+ Dives
 
Palau Aggressor Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau Aggressor, July 2017"
Palau Aggressor was an excellent liveaboard, but I've never been on one Aggressor that was not excellent. My wife and I did nitro... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2017   Terry H Anderson
500+ Dives
 
Odyssey Adventures Full report LiveAboard Chuuk   "Truk Odyssey -- Best Way to See Truk Wrecks"
The absolute best thing about the trip was being and diving with a group of friends, all very well- trained technical divers, who c... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
10/2017   Dan Gowen
1000+ Dives
 
Sam's Tours/ Palacia Full report   Palau   " Great Diving, Guide, and Captain"
The absolute best thing about the trip was being and diving with a group of friends, all very well- trained technical divers, who c... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
9/2017   Dan Gowen
1000+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau Rock Islands   "Excellent First Trip on Rock Islands Palau Aggressor"
This was an amazing trip. The coral is lush and beautiful, and the marine life is abundant and healthy. While the pace is fast, ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2017   Sheleigh A Harding
250+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Odyssey Adventures Full report LiveAboard Truk (Chuuk)   "Best way to dive the amazing wrecks of Truk Lagoon"
This was my second trip to Truk. The wrecks are of course a mind- blowing underwater museum and are what brought me back, but the c... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2017   John Tucker
500+ Dives
 
Manta Ray Bay Full report       "Manta Bay Resort"
We arrived in YAP after a 27 + hour long airplane journey on United Airlines. Because of the length of the journey and the fact th... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2017   Ellen Marie Smith
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard     "Palau Aggressor II"
From Yap (see review) we boarded our flight nonstop to Palau in the middle of the night. This is how United Airlines works in Micr... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2017   Ellen Marie Smith
500+ Dives
2Helpful vote(s) received
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Excellent diving and crew, good accomodations, bad food"
I had been on the Tropic Dancer twice and found it bullet proof: excellent diving and crew, adequate accommodations with a single... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
7/2017   William H Johnston
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Manta Ray Bay Full report   Yap   "YAPPING ABOUT YAP"
Truly one of my favorite places in the world to go. We (Reef Seekers) did back- to- back 10- day trips this year (2 different groups ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2017   Ken Kurtis
1000+ Dives
 
Truk Lagoon Diving/ Truk Stop Hotel Full report   Truk Lagoon   "Truk Lagoon"
Weather was sunny, but towards the end of our stay, we had periods of rain showers and choppy seas. Hotel was nice and clean. Foo... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2017   Ron Carlisle
1000+ Dives
2Helpful vote(s) received
Splash/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "Crystal Clear"
Perhaps I will bore long time readers with our 26th visit to Palau. There were obvious changes this year over the last two. The ... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
4/2017   Rose Mueller
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins/ Palau Royal Resort Full report   Palau   "Great few days in Palau"
Spent a few days diving with Fish n'Fins before a week on board the Palau Aggressor (see separate review, which also contains addi... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2017   James Castanino
500+ Dives
 
Sam's Tours/ [same]Palau a Royal Resort Full report   Palau   "Great diving with Sam's Tours"
Great variety of dive sites from walls to canyons with swim throughs to coral filled channels. 80 degree water and 80' visi... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
4/2017   Julie Finley
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Sam's Tours/ Palau Pacific Full report   Palau   "Palau or bust"
[. . . ] ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2017   Jeff Bloomer
500+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard     "excellent diving in Palau and Truk"
Arrived a few days early and stayed at Palau Pacific Resort in order to ensure that we were oriented to the new time and day as we... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
1/2017   Alison Scheflow
1000+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins/ West Plaza Desekel Full report   Palau   "Palau and Fish'nFins once again!"
This has been our 8th trip to Palau spanning just about 20 years and once again Fish'n Fins has done a super job. Usually they ha... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
12/2016   Michael N. Hofman
1000+ Dives
 
Odyssey Adventures Full report LiveAboard Chuuk   "Wrecks! Great Liveaboard in Chuuk"
Pros: - Wrecks! If you like wreck diving, this is the place- look up Operation Hailstone (Feb 17- 18, 1944). - We dove on some wr... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2016   Clayton Randall
100+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Odyssey Adventures Full report LiveAboard Truk   "Wrecks, wrecks, and more wrecks"
The Odyssey is one of the best live- aboards i have ever experienced. Even though its an old boat, the owners and crew keep it in ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2016   Caroline T
250+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Truk Blue Lagoon Resort Full report   Truk Lagoon   "Great single tank wreck diving in Truk"
There's no easy way to get to Truk! We came from the UK via Dubai, Manila and Guam. There are only 4 flights a week from Guam so y... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
10/2016   Graham McGregor
500+ Dives
Photos available 
Palau Dive Adventures/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "Amazing trip, best on Palau"
We dove with Palau Dive Adventures in August 2016 and highly recommend it from the beginning to end. It was an easy booking proces... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2016   Andrew Miller
<100 Dives
 
Odyssey Adventures Full report LiveAboard Truk Lagoon   "Amazing Adventure"
This was an amazing adventure, that I almost passed on. The fact that it was a long flight with several connections combined with... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
7/2016   Denise Heeney
500+ Dives
 
Odyssey Adventures/ Blue Lagoon Full report LiveAboard True Lagoon   "Great to be back in Truk on the Odyssey"
It was great to be back on the Odyssey for another in- depth tour of Truk lagoon. I was glad to see some familiar faces on board ag... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2016   Mark Etter
500+ Dives
 
Palau Siren Full report LiveAboard Palau   "After 28 years of diving finally made the pilgrimage to PALAU! "
Free Nitrox which all divers on board took advantage of. 2 guides per 6 divers on all dives allowed those with better air consump... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2016   Noah KL
1000+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard [Palau   "Outstanding diving in Palau"
I picked the May timeframe after considerable deliberation and discussions with my travel agent, John at US Dive Travel. In the e... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
5/2016   Tim Barden
250+ Dives
 
Palau Siren Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau Siren Adventure"
My friend Neil Coulton and I had planned for months to try out liveaboard diving for the first time in Palau. We researched our op... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2016   Frederick Michael Maisch
250+ Dives
 
Splash/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "Our Silver Anniversary"
We celebrated our 25th visit to Palau. Over these many years we've witnessed many changes, and very few. Our travel here perhaps... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2016   Rose Mueller
1000+ Dives
 
Palau Aggressor II Full report LiveAboard Palau   "No-Show Manta Rays on Otherwise Good Trip"
I found on my second stay on this boat that everything is pretty much the same as it was w/ my first trip 9 years ago. Howev... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2016   Michael Traylor
500+ Dives
 
Sam's Tours/ Palasia Full report   Palau   "Day Trip Surprise"
I arrived in Palau several days early for my live aboard so I could do some other activities. I stayed at the Palasia Hotel on my ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2016   Mr Brent Woods
500+ Dives
 
Sam's Tours/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "Sharks, Mantas, and spawning Bumphead wrasse, oh my!"
Just finished 6 days of diving with Sam's, including 4 days of " New Moon Unique Expedition", with the first dive of the day watch... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
12/2015   Elise O Lovell
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Neco Marine/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "Return To Paradise"
Our 13th visit to dive the wonders of Palau and its surrounding waters. Arriving at night we planned a day ahead of diving to coo... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2015   William Shepherd
1000+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard     "Don't miss Palau"
Although we've dove the great sites around the world, we've always put this destination off because we thought it was too expensiv... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
11/2015   Dan Benson
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Manta Ray Bay Full report   Yap   "Yap. More than Mantas"
We went to Yap because my wife is in love with Mantas. And we weren't disappointed! You can see as many Mantas as you want. The... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
11/2015   Dan Benson
1000+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Beautiful Palau"
Like most liveaboards in Palau, diving is all done from a chase boat, which is commodious but no shower or head. The ride to the... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2015   Martha & Jeff Hubbard
1000+ Dives
 
Thorfinn Full report LiveAboard Truk Lagoon   "Truk Lagoon fiasco"
The Thorfinn was not our first choice, but when the Odyssey (our original booking) was damaged and the other liveaboard was burnt, ... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
5/2015   Ronald Johnson
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Splash At PPR/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "Always the unexpected"
How many times can a person write about their visits to Palau, especially if it's 24 times? Each experience is unique given the t... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2015   Rose Mueller
1000+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Bucket list trip!"
I left from Seattle and flew China Air from SFO to Taipei. For some reason they were only interested in the weight of my carry- on ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2015   Danee Hubbs
250+ Dives
 
Palau Siren/ West Plaza By the Sea Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau Siren, A very Professional Liveaboard Experience"
I arrived early a couple of days and stayed at an adequate hotel. Hotels are not cheap and you can stay at a resort for far more ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2015   elizabeth idell
500+ Dives
3Helpful vote(s) received
Peleliu Divers/ Dolphin Bay Resort Full report   peleliu   "Peleliu Divers"
Old fart dive report, sixty something divers for 37 years. Our sixth trip back, all with the same operator. First visit in 1997 as... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2015   David & Susan Scott
1000+ Dives
 
Truk Siren Full report LiveAboard Truk   "Surprisingly interesting and good diving. "
I made this trip because I was also visiting Palau, I am a history buff, retired military, and though I am not a wreck enthusiast ... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
3/2015   elizabeth idell
500+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Great Liveaboard!"
We have taken three live aboard dive trips; Palau Aggressor was by far our best experience. The boat is well- designed: comfortabl... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2015   Adair New
250+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III Full report LiveAboard     "Palau lives up to its hype"
awesome diving, boats, crew. Spectacular drift dives with lots of big and small fish. Tethered shark dives lots of fun but some fo... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2015   Randall
1000+ Dives
 
Palau Siren Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau Siren, a New Player"
Solid dive operation on a spacious and comfortable converted schooner. 14 divers, 3 dive guides, all dives from skiffs. Fair to g... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2015   Oedipus
250+ Dives
 
Odyssey Adventures Full report LiveAboard Truk Lagoon   "Fantastic Live-Aboard Experience"
Overall, a fantastic trip. Booked almost two years in advance. Flew from Newark to Tokyo, then Guam and finally Truk. My brothe... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
12/2014   Sherwin Schrag
500+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "Stunning dives in Palau"
Stayed at the posh Palua Pacific Resort, on the site of WWII seaplane base. Beautiful setting on a protected beach w/ terrific sno... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
12/2014   Mark Zahorik
500+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III Full report LiveAboard Palau   "A great week on the Ocean Hunter lll"
Palau is not an easy place to get to. Normally there are 5 flights to get there from Chicago. We cut that down to 3, but it actu... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2014   Dave Helms
1000+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard     "Excellant experience aboard the Palau Aggressor II "
First liveaboard experience. Crew was excellent as was also the food - and plenty of it. We were on a 10 day cruise - four dives ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2014   Robert Lee
500+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau   We went in the off season and received a discount. The weather was cloudy with some rain, but diving was not affected. The cloud... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
9/2014   James McKnight
500+ Dives
 
Manta Ray Bay Full report   Yap   With 20+ years of diving under my (weight) belt, Manta Ray Bay is one of the best dive resorts I have ever visited. The island is... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
9/2014   Fredda Lerner
500+ Dives
 
Manta Ray Bay Full report   Yap   "Mantas and way more!"
Our 4th visit to Manta Ray Bay Resort and we are already looking forward to our next one. The accommodation is outstanding and the... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2014   Ann Donahue
500+ Dives
 
Neco Marine/ Palau Pacific Resort Full report   Palau   "Wonder experience with Neco Marine in Palau"
All our experiences with both Palau Pacific Resort and Neco Marine were 100% positive. We booked the trip through travel agent Ja... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2014   Robert L. Chapman
100+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet/ Cliffside Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau in the rainy season"
Started with three days of land based diving, then a week of live aboard. Both are great, but liveaboard gives you twice as many d... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
7/2014   Mark Reckman
500+ Dives
 
Aggressor Fleet Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Great trip"
The best dive was in a murky channel where we came upon numerous huge mantas feeding near the surface. I did a 25 minute safety s... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2014   Craig Gibson
500+ Dives
 
Fish 'n Fins/ Palau Plantation Resort Full report   Palau   If youíre looking for gourmet food and/ or bargains, Palau is not the destination for you. If youíre looking for terrific diving Ė... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2014   Debbie Pasich
500+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Ocean Hunter III - Palau"
This is our 3rd trip aboard the Ocean Hunter. Can't say enough good things as the core crew of Ken (Captain), Arlee (Chef) and Ed... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2014   Patti Stewart
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III Full report LiveAboard Palau   Palau has some of the best large fish populations I've seen: 20- 30 grey reef sharks on every dive, tuna and mackerel cruise the wa... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2014   Mark Rosenstein
500+ Dives
 
Sam's Tours/ Eclipse Liveaboard Full report   [Palau   "Best diving in Palau"
Eclipse is a sailboat run by John and Charlie (his Chinese wife). It is a small, non- air- conditioned sailboat with a small motor. ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2014   Michael J. Miller
1000+ Dives
1Helpful vote(s) received
Fish 'n Fins Ocean Hunter III Full report LiveAboard Palau   "Palau = Fantastic Diving!!!"
We dove with Ocean Hunter III on our 31st wedding anniversary. We have nothing bad and wished for nothing. This is a great and e... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
12/2013   Julianne Ziefle
1000+ Dives
 
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