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Palolo Deep Marine Reserve, Apia

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Water Body · Nature / Park
Bring your snorkeling gear and a sense of curiosity to Palolo Deep Marine Reserve, a protected area for coral and marine life. Try to plan your visit during high tide, and float above a vibrant world teeming with tropical fish and coral carpets. If you are lucky, you may even spot sea turtles and sharks. It's possible to visit during low tide, but there's a higher chance of damaging the coral or hurting yourself. The attraction provides toilets, showers, and changing rooms. Arrange to visit Palolo Deep Marine Reserve and other attractions in Apia using our Apia trip planner.
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  • You have to to visit Palolo Deep. A must see. When you get to the beach, swim towards the stick the is situated just to the left. It looks a long way but there is coral on the way and is mostly at a.....  more »
  • Great spot to snorkel. I think it was 5 Thala each to get in. They have toilets and change rooms for your use also. The main snorkelling area is about 100 m off the rocks and if its an incoming tide.....  more »
  • Wow! If you swim out to the stick and then a bit passed that, you get to the wall of live coral and an abundance of fish! By far the best snorkelling I did in all of Samoa. Super cheap entry at only 5 Tala and they will keep your belongings safe behind the counter for you. Going at low tide makes it easier to swim out to the stick.
  • Very nice place but 4☆ coz no coffee shop or food to buy. Better bring all with you

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