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Matapa Chasm, Niue

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#3 of 6 in Nature in Niue
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 Alofi travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Alofi travel route planner .
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  • Whether you want to dive in or just wade in the shallows, the colourful fish will come right to you. We snorkelled and enjoyed an hour experiencing the hot/cold water mix and being close to the fish. ...  more »
  • Excellent spot for a swim at all tides. Only a short walk down from where you park your car. This would be a great spot for those that perhaps aren't super confident swimmers as it's very calm where y...  more »
  • This was one of our go to snorkeling spots as you can swim at any tide here. Park up the top on the grass just off the road and walk towards the signs. This is also where the beginning of the Talava A...  more »
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  • Totally wrong location and I cannot edit this. Suggest admin to remove this. I have added the correct location but it is not yet approved!
  • Wrong location. Is on the coast branching off TALAVA Arches track. Swimming & snorkelling

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