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The Grotto

Grotto Dr, Mariana Islands
+1 670-233-0670
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Awesome dive, need a guide for sure

Did my dive on one of the more wavy rainy days at Grotto with Aqua Connections who are professional... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
via mobile
if you don't go diving, no need for a visit

it must be a fantastic place for diving, but if you are not going for diving, basically there is... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Jack X
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Grotto Dr, Mariana Islands
+1 670-233-0670
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Did my dive on one of the more wavy rainy days at Grotto with Aqua Connections who are professional and friendly. For grotto, you need a guide no matter if you are snorkelling or diving because for sure you need help at the entry and...More

Thank 473conniel
Reviewed 5 June 2017

it must be a fantastic place for diving, but if you are not going for diving, basically there is nothing to see and take photo with.

1  Thank Jack X
Reviewed 1 June 2017

visited the grotto with two scuba dives. the view down there is breath taking. Just remember to dive with a stilled instructor or guide.

2  Thank Yanjun C
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Wow! This is a bucket list item for sure. I dove the Grotto 3 times on this trip and can't wait to come back. All three dives we took different routes and you can see many different things. The first dive was out tunnel 1,...More

2  Thank Kathie K
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We went without a guide to see the site and go snorkeling. We did not go snorkeling since we were told not to if the water was rough at all, which it was. The steps down into the grotto are very steep, but there are...More

Thank Alexandra F
Reviewed 29 March 2017

You have to go here with a local tour guide. The place is beautiful and awesome to snorkel as the water goes up and down in the Grotto. The guide will tell you when and where to jump into the water as it is dangerous....More

Thank timesq1
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We order the half day tour in Saipan,because something wrong,we can't go there in 9 a.m。So we go there 11 A.M,Just few peoples in there, when I diving,I fund that is beautiful,I want to go there again!

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

It is located a the North-East side of the Island. There were lots of people there. You need to walk down steep flight of stairs to enter the Grotto (Free). We didn't go snorkeling as you need a guide to enter the water (US$35-$45). It...More

Thank SmartTravellerHK
Reviewed 17 March 2017

If there were no people it would be interesting but there were so Manu people I would pass on it. There are 1500 people a day that visit

Thank lisa w
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

When we were there, 3 big coaches and car park was full, the Grotto entry is not big and full of tourists, feel like in a busy shopping mall. On the surface, full of snorkellers and underneath full of beginners divers. Why would you want...More

1  Thank Grace K
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21 July 2017|
Response from David Swearengi... S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that is how we did it. You just meed to watch the tide and stay a safe distance from the rocks.