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Dive In and Discover: Snorkel Palau and Yap

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Program #18535RJ
12 Days | 11 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
William from Norman, OK Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 02/14/14 - 02/25/14
This program is suitable for those who are active, in good health, who know how to snorkel, and who have a flexible and adventurous spirit. Warm temperatures, daily rainfall, and flights during the middle of the night should be expected. Hotels are clean, but modest. In Palau for 7 days, I enjoyed seeing the Rock Islands (a World Heritage Site), snorkeling Jellyfish Lake and the Big Drop Off. Beach picnics were nice, particularly beautiful Lee Marvin Beach. Of high cultural interest was our jungle climb to the stone money quarry, a tour of a village men's house, and a village feast. In Yap for 3 days, I enjoyed the cultural activities, particularly meeting a 75 year old village chief and attending a traditional village bamboo dance. The stone money banks and the ancient stone pathways are what makes Yap unique. I enjoyed the walk through the jungle to see the WWII wreck of a Japanese bomber. I would recommend this trip to those who enjoy snorkeling but who are also very interested in the incredible geography and unique culture of Palau and Yap.

Barbara from North York, ON Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 01/25/13 - 02/05/13
An excellent program for snorkellers, who enjoy travelling to tropical destinations. Wonderful variety of fish and snorkelling experiences. Highlights include Jellyfish Lake and snorkelling with Manta Rays in their natural habitats. Interesting cultural visits to native villages. Helpful staff.


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12 nights of accommodations
25 meals: 9 breakfasts, 1 brunch, 7 lunches, 8 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips
11 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances
5 Flights during the program

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