The Palau Island archipelago consists of about 300 scenic islands, with world-class diving and plenty of other recreation for those looking to explore the treasures within the Republic of Palau. Koror, the capital of Palau, serves as the hub of tourism for Palau and features a broad range of restaurants and shops. Koror also features a vibrant nightlife both in town and along the coastline.
For a unique Palau diving adventure, take a trip from Palau Pacific Resort to Jellyfish Lake where divers swim in a beautiful, landlocked, saltwater ecosystem with masses of non-stinging jellyfish. The staff at the Palau Pacific Resort hotel will happily provide arrangements for an assortment of Palau diving adventures, catering to all skill levels.
Local Attractions and Tours
Palau and its surrounding islands have many interesting and historical attractions just waiting for guests of Palau Pacific Resort to explore. From Koror city tours to adventure boat trips, the experienced tour operators, conveniently located in Palau Pacific Resort's hotel Lobby, can arrange your trip for you.
Micronesia Mariculture Demonstration Centre
A research laboratory and hatchery engaged in the cultivation of the giant tridacnid clam, turtles and a variety of fish from release at sea. Approximately 3.5 miles south-west of Palau Pacific Resort hotel.
Rock Islands Excursions by Kayak or Sail Charter
Experience the wonderland of some 300 mushroom-shaped, 'floating garden' coral islands either by motorboat, kayak or sailboat. Within 30 to 45 minutes' boat ride from Palau Pacific Resort's hotel pier.
Tour World War II relics on the islands of Peleliu and Anguar, or travel to the big island of Babeldoab and trek through the jungles and traditional villages to view the spectacular waterfall. Within 45 to 60 minutes' boat ride north-east from Palau Pacific Resort's hotel pier.
Committed to studying the special powers possessed by dolphins, this research facility provides a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn more about these enchanting sea creatures. Approximately 4 miles south-west of Palau Pacific Resort hotel.
Palau Island Waterfall Tours
Hike up lush mountainsides to catch a glimpse of heavenly waterfalls. Two of the most popular trips are Ngardmau Waterfall on Palau's tallest peak, Mount Ngerchelechuus, and Ngatpang Waterfall along Koror's Tabecheding River. Accessible by car or boat north-east of Palau Pacific Resort hotel.
Known as badrulchau, these 37 primitive stone monoliths on the eastern shores of Ngarchelong remain a mystery as to their origin. Accessible by car or boat north-east of Palau Pacific Resort hotel.
Rates and additional tour information can be obtained directly from the hotel's tour operators upon arrival at Palau Pacific Resort hotel.
Palau Pacific Resort hotel covers 64 acres of lush tropical gardens on the western shore of Arakabesang hamlet in Koror, Republic of Palau, part of the Western Caroline Islands chain in Micronesia.