Big Drop-off, Melekeok

4.8
#7 of 9 in Nature in Palau
Plunge beneath the waters at Big Drop-off, a popular dive spot in Palau. Novices will enjoy the rich diversity of marine life on display here, centered around a coral reef that drops down 274 m (900 ft) to the ocean floor. Gray reef, white tip, and leopard sharks are all visible, patrolling the still waters. Look out for stonefish and leaf fish, disguising themselves against the colorful coral. Various tour groups run trips to the dive site, and experienced guides will give you the information you need to have a safe and memorable experience. By using our Melekeok tour planning tool , you can arrange your visit to Big Drop-off and other attractions in Melekeok.
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  • A shoal of barracudas, jackfishs And it's a lot of sharks. It is a dive sites Palau, sea world is seen in the wide.
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  • Snorkeling along the cliffs of coral reef snorkeling was. Pull the hands of kindergarten children saddened great undersea well. Children are very happy.
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  • Went here with a diving group and did only snorkle. Ive been snorkling in over 100 places all over the world and this was definately one of the best. Saw hundreds of different kind of fishes and got e...  more »
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