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Milky Way

Koror, Koror Island, Palau
+680 488 2600
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Fascinating

We visited as part of an Impac tour and we had a great time. Be ready to get slimed. Swimming at... read more

Reviewed yesterday
BigPapiofDelaware
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Wilmington, Delaware
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Just check this place

It's a little hidden bay. Feels a bit misterious to go there haha. The watercolor is beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Schiro G
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  • Average9%
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“white mud” (32 reviews)
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Koror, Koror Island, Palau
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+680 488 2600
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited as part of an Impac tour and we had a great time. Be ready to get slimed. Swimming at the base of a rock island is pretty cool too.

Thank BigPapiofDelaware
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's a little hidden bay. Feels a bit misterious to go there haha. The watercolor is beautiful and also the trees around it give a nice holiday feeling. The water is very warm there. Also u can see beautiful birds around this area. When u...More

Thank Schiro G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our scuba adventure stopped at the Milky Way for some fun. The water was beautiful and clear. We were able to scoop up the sand and do a facial. It was very refreshing and fun.

Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This seems to be the one place Asian tourists come. They look at it and leave. It is fun to put on your body but there are other places in the world that have this "special sand".

Thank Jesalee
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The mud had a very weird feeling to it, so I didn't partake too much but many many people in our group of over 60 people did. My son loved it :)

Thank Zigmom04
Reviewed 22 August 2017

People generally go here to smear mud all over their bodies which is supposed to be good for your skin. Even without the interesting mud-smearing experience, the area itself is a peaceful enclosure with beautiful milky-blue water and a great place to just float and...More

Thank Kaysho
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A must see if you are in Palau, take a mud bath at no cost in nature. if you can arrange your own charter boat to have a private visit in the afternoon, you will have a better experience.

Thank sina m
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to be the first boat at the venue that day and enjoyed little swim in the milky waters listening to the birds and nature and applying the white mud. We all loved the Milky Way because of its beauty and tranquility, however...More

Thank Karolina G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was included in one of our diving trips, otherwise I really wouldn't bother to go. We were fortunate to be the only boat there at the time so it wasn't that bad but there's really not much to see. Quiet lagoon with mud that's...More

1  Thank JBlaze2
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Loved staying and diving at Palua. No photos as I lost my camera watching the awesome. Everyday was a different experience, dive guides always asked us where we would like to dive, as we felt like friends. Revisiting a dive sight was always a new...More

Thank Kylie95
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Jan G
19 August 2015|
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Response from Nandha d | Reviewed this property |
On the Rock islands. You need to ride a boat from Koror about 30 minutes to get there.
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