Lelu, Kosrae

Ruin · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Home to ruins of ancient villages, Lelu serves as a reminder of a vibrant culture that once inhabited this tiny bit of land. Accessible from Kosrae by a causeway, the island includes burial chambers and ceremonial rooms made of basalt stone. You'll find no signage here pointing you in the right direction, so plan your visit by hooking up with a local guide, who can explain the history and architectural significance of the island's many ruins. With our world travel planner, Kosrae attractions like Lelu can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • A must-go site if you visit Kosrae. Real history including social, cultural, and archeological signs. Must take actions immediately to protect it from erosion.  more »
  • As my father always say. Take care of Gods work, not satans work. Kosraeans care more about their christian life rather than the history. We rather not care about the lelu ruins. It sad, but true  more »
  • Lelu Island is one of the islet atoll forms like a whale according to the Kosrae legend and history of the island which owned by a lady that also form the Kosrae Sleeping Lady. Island.  more »
  • I moved from Tafunsak to the Lelu village,as i see know , this village is very beautiful and nice πŸ˜ŠπŸ’“you will really love it if you go there βœŒπŸ’― because it has a ruin , and the swimming pool and even the mountain ! If you see the mountain it is like a Sleeping lady 😍GO THERE AND SEE IT YOURSELF ✌☺ITS REALLY GOOD βœŒβœŒπŸŒΊπŸŒΈπŸŒ΄πŸŒπŸπŸ‰πŸ”πŸ•πŸŸ

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