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Nalusuan Island Marine Sanctuary, Cordova

(4.2/5 based on 110 reviews on the web)
Nalusuan Island Marine Sanctuary offers a look at a protected reef teeming with marine life. Originally bearing the dubious name of "kalusuan" (literally translated as "a place of penises") due to its abundant sea cucumber population, the island was turned into a resort and was instrumental in protecting the reef from the dynamite fishing techiniques employed by the local fishermen. Only reachable by boat, the island offers day tours or longer stays in its stilted cabins. Don your snorkel and inspect the abundant aquatic creatures living in the protected coral gardens, take scuba diving lessons, or swim in the wide sandbar. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Nalusuan Island Marine Sanctuary and many more Cordova attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Cordova trip itinerary maker.
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  • Place is really tranquil. Suring day time, no aource of electricity here because they will only turn on the generator at nightime. Good enough because this place will surely indulge you to a fun fille...  more »
  • A good place to snorkel the clear water real so take lots of pictures with Federico ^ ^ happy day, Lou Ann! This is why one point mowing is the shoot a bunch of jellyfish in the legs for a while too troubled Hat well ㅠ ㅠ
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  • The area where you can snorkel is really narrow, and you will share with hordes of tourists who arrive on the island's Eastern continuously. If you arrive after 11 you will find a real carnage. There are some coral, pink and blue stars, and several small to medium sized fish. It depends on what we've seen in the world, in any case, it is certainly not a place not to be missed. Unlike the speech if you choose to stay on the island, perhaps to dispose of time zone hours upon arrival. In that case you will have the privilege of an experience almost solitary, with calm seas and good visibility, maybe early in the morning, tide permitting. The resort is nice and well priced. The hike frankly is a "pecorata" absolutely avoidable.
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