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Sam's Tours Palau

#1 of 19 Tours in Koror Features Animals
Box 7076, Koror, Koror Island 96940-0868, Palau
+680 488 7267
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Professional and well managed company

Until I visited Palau recently, I thought the World's best diving was in the Maldives. It only took... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Destin, Florida

It’s been about a month since we left Palau, but we can’t get Sam’s Tours out of our heads. We did... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
John L
Baltimore, Maryland
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Sam's Tours, a PADI Five Star IDC Facility, is Palau's most award-winning dive center, eco-adventure tour company and home to Palau's newest, most luxurious liveaboard, the Palau Siren. Located in Malakal Harbor, Koror, Palau, we operate every day of the year, offering scuba dive trips, snorkel trips, rock island tours, land tours, sailing charters, Palau's top rated kayak trips with Planet Blue Kayak Tours and 7 and 10 day liveaboard trips to explore Palau's reefs and waterways.We provide a full range of guided tours and services that includes full day or half-day trips and customized private charters for individuals, families and groups. Complete value-packed hotel & tour packages are offered in conjunction with Palau's preferred hotel properties. Complimentary roundtrip shuttle service is provided daily to all Koror based hotels from early morning until late evening.Excellent customer care, personalized attention, and professional service have earned Sam's Tours recognition as Palau's premier tour and liveaboard service.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Box 7076, Koror, Koror Island 96940-0868, Palau
+680 488 7267
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Until I visited Palau recently, I thought the World's best diving was in the Maldives. It only took two days to convince me otherwise. Fabulous dives and a well run organization. Special mention to Dustin Jann. Loves his job, true professional, and excellent precise dive...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

It’s been about a month since we left Palau, but we can’t get Sam’s Tours out of our heads. We did four days of diving and one day of kayaking. The booking process was very organized and easy. They answered all our questions thoroughly and...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took 4 hr tour and found the guides spoke perfect English and were very knowledgeable. They took us to some must see sights and gave us the option to choose between others. Our travel was in a small air conditioned bus. We would use...More

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I was planning my trip, I wasn't sure who to dive with, so I actually booked dives with 3 companies. And it's the only thing I regret about my trip, because after 1st day with Sam's, it was obvious who is the king of...More

Thank lVlorf3us
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked with them the following: 1. A scenic flight over he islands -this one fell through because they did not operate flights on the day that suited us, however we were referred to anther company which delivered excellent service. Thank you Sam's for organising!...More

Thank Karolina G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The dive masters are great and lead you on a magical underwater adventure. The sights sounds and experience is so amazing it is hard to put into words. The staff in Sams are excellent and if you want a day away from diving do a...More

1  Thank AMA62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been diving all around the world and I I was skeptical about going with what seemed to be the assembly line type operation - but these guys have their stuff together. Amazing team - and everyone - I mean everyone - was sincerely interested...More

1  Thank Toddjosephsmith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Palau for the 8th time now and every time we come, the team of Sam's Tours surprises us with new highlights in diving. This time, we were lucky to do the Red Snapper spawning with the team of Unique Dive Expeditions,...More

Thank Jaybee13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a large group for a week of diving in Palau. From the beginning, they were professional and fun. Palau has the best diving in the world we have experienced. And Sam's is the best dive operation as well. Neil, Cello and Captain Chris...More

1  Thank bamfitrn
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Having just finished a liveaboard dive trip 2 days prior i was looking forward to diving 2 particular dive locations recommended to me. I had requested them and Sam's had confirmed they would let my dive master know. However when i arrived he told me...More

1  Thank Takemeaway173
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william m
anything to see besides swimming
8 July 2016|
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Response from Steph G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what your interests are, but there is plenty to see in Palau. Tours through the Rock Islands, snorkelling tours, land tours to waterfalls, historic sites and their Parliament House (which is something else... More
Cindy B
What dive gear should we purchase and bring with us. What dive gear is provided by the dive company in Palau?
19 January 2016|
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Response from Annette J | Reviewed this property |
I always like to bring my own snorkel, fins, and mask. I do have a dive computer, but my husband rented his. We like to bring our own wet suits, but you can rent them as well. Tanks, weight belts, and a reef hook was... More
The camping expeditions of Paddling Palau are very enticing to me. I would love to hear what people think of the actual experience. Particularly, I would like to know about the quality of the camping/kayak program, and the interest of the company in providing a great experience to the clients. thanks
24 May 2015|
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Response from Phileas_Blog | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we did not deal with Paddling Palau while we were there, bur instead with a private skipper who operates two liveaboards out of the Sam's tour location. They did have several Kayaks on their boats. We did not camp, but... More