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Stone Monoliths

Babeldaob Island, Koror, Koror Island 96940, Palau
+680 775 4132
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Cool place

We rented a car and went up north and this was one of the places where to visited. Cost 5usd and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
409mattil
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Tampere, Finland
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Amazing

We visited these on our last day in Palau because we couldn't dive before we flew. We rented a car... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Katrizzo
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Massachusetts
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Babeldaob Island, Koror, Koror Island 96940, Palau
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a car and went up north and this was one of the places where to visited. Cost 5usd and the view was really good to the sea, and the stone monoliths itself were cool to see aswell. Not so much of a background...More

Thank 409mattil
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We visited these on our last day in Palau because we couldn't dive before we flew. We rented a car to see these and hike to the waterfall. The monoliths are fascinating when you think about how people back then moved and carved these giant...More

Thank Katrizzo
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

We decided to get some culture into our trip so we drove to the monoliths which are on the northern most tip of the big island.....we got lost along the way which was good as we got to see a lot more. eventually we got...More

Thank cathie13
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were able to visit the monoliths and receive a narrative of the history of them. Very interesting and helpful. Beautiful photos can be taken. Cost is $5 USD to enter.

Thank Lawrence S
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Palau is an amazing place filled with amazing people, amazing history, and amazing culture. That said, skip any of the tourist spots along the loop drive of the Compact Road. The stone monoliths were a short hike down a trail from the 'welcome kiosk'. the...More

1  Thank Randy H
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

very interested in having a look to monoliths difficult to explain. Even nowadays, researchers didn't figure out yet where and when they've been made.

Thank DavideC337
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

If you are traveling in the north this site is worth stopping off for in many ways as it does contain some of the oldest archaeological remnants in the country. The last remains of the foundations for an ancient tribal house are massive and give...More

Thank Confused_ExpatHanoi
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Though this may be the most significant archaeological site in the whole country of Palau, it still looks quite moderate. There are some standing and some fallen monoliths all over the site (which cost US$5 to get in). They are photogenic but very moderate in...More

1  Thank Saricie_Q
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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Our visit was well worth the ride to this sight on the north end of the island. Not only are the stones impressive (including ones with faces of ancient gods) but so is the view of the ocean. We we went with Sam's Tours and...More

Thank Bruce F
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We rented a car from Alamo for a day and toured around the Island of Palau including the Northern part, the Babeldaob Island. The stone monoliths are located in the northern most part of the Babeldaob Island in the State of Ngarchelong at Badrulchau. The...More

Thank alexkuruvi
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Sherri F
25 January 2018|
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Response from Katrizzo | Reviewed this property |
The drive is approximately 40 minutes. The drive around the island is great. If you have the time I highly recommend it.
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Rufflecat
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Response from Isaac P | Reviewed this property |
There are sometimes small roadside stands on the way, but you'd be better served by bringing food from Koror.
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