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Matapa Chasm, Niue

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Take the easy hike to Matapa Chasm, where royalty traditionally used to bathe. A walk through the forest will lead you to this sheltered basin hemmed in by dramatic cliffs. Swim, cliff dive, or snorkel in the crystal clear waters. Wear sturdy shoes as you walk around the area, since the rocks can be quite sharp. Add Matapa Chasm to your Mutalau travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Mutalau travel route planner .
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  • September 5, 2017
    Niue has done a great job with the tourism infrastructure. There is a relatively easy 200-300m path, but you do need some balance & exertion. Clear water, easy access. The water is combo of salt & fre...  more »
  • August 30, 2017
    Short walk through the bush down from the carpark, with pathway now well laid down with rock, concrete and boardwalk right to the edge of the pool. Very cool freshwater layer on the surface that makes...  more »
  • July 22, 2017
    What an awesome place with its natural beauty. We had a great swim and snorkel here by ourselves. It was amazing to enjoy the serenity while watching the tropical fish swam around out feet. Yes, you c...  more »
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  • August 19, 2017
    Wrong location. Is on the coast branching off TALAVA Arches track. Swimming & snorkelling

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