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Jellyfish Lake

Koror, Koror Island, Palau
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Ranked #1 of 13 attractions in Koror
Type: Bodies of Water
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

If you have ever wanted to imagine what it might be like to swim in Bubble Tea, then an excursion to Jelly Fish Lake could just be your ticket! After a scenic boat ride through the Rock Islands and few adventures along the way the boat arrives at an Island where you need to navigate through a jungle path up... More

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Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

Worth a visit but make sure you bring shoes for the climb up the hill, truly a unique nature experience. I really liked the experience

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Kadena-cho, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

Boat took us to the island where Jelly Fish Lake is located. Walk was up stairs with hand rails. In the past it was a more challenging hike up a trail. We were briefed on how to safely interact with the jellies, no hard kicking or finning this hurts the jellyfish. You then sit on the dock, don your snorkel... More

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Koror, Palau
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

Diving in a lake is no news. But when you can only reach it by boat, it starts to be more special. Once you reach the jetty, you'll have to climb a few slippery steps up and down. In the lake you will find millions of jellyfish. In the middle of the lake you get more jellyfish than water. Swimming... More

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Orange County, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

This was a pretty long boat ride out and then you have a good hike up stairs to get to the lake down below...this will take some energy. Snorkel gear and good shoes for the hike. In the end, great place and something you need to see if in Palau.

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Tumon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

$100.00 per person entry permit to be able to go to the Rock Islands and Jelly Fish lake is a bit much though.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

This should be in everybody's Bucket List. But be aware that a trip to Jellyfish Lake requires a boat trip followed by a hike up a hill to get to the lake. You also need to be aware that unless you are an expert swimmer, you need to have fins in order to snorkel to the middle of the lake... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Brilliant experience at Jellyfish Lake. You have to buy permit to visit the lake and the fees go towards protecting this amazing place. We bought our permit via Fish 'n' Fins so we had it ready for our trip here whilst on our Liveaboard trip. You can only get to the lake by boat and then you have a climb... More

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I learned about Jelly Fish lake from watching Survivor years ago.I looked it up and put it on my must do list. At that time it was $30 for a permit I think, now $100. But I forked it over, as it does include permit for diving as well, and it was worth it. Very unique experience. There are soooo... More

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

What a weird feeling snorkeling among so many stingless jellyfish. Unique and incredible! Be prepared, though, for a significant hike into it and back out.

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