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“BEAUTIFUL”
Review of Managaha Island

Managaha Island
Ranked #2 of 54 things to do in Saipan
Certificate of Excellence
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Manila, Philippines
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“BEAUTIFUL”
Reviewed July 13, 2013

What a beautiful island! The staff does a great job maintaining it's cleanliness even if the island was very full when we went to visit. We enjoyed the buffet and ala cart as well.

Visited July 2013
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Oakland, California
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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“An island for visitors water adventures, eating, and souvenir shoppingnd”
Reviewed June 24, 2013

If you want to indulge in water activities or just picnic, it is a great place to go. I liked the boat ride there. I enjoyed my picnic on the beach and a bit of sun bathing and looking up close at the coral reef.

Visited June 2013
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Tokyo, Japan
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“Great snorkeling...very touristy”
Reviewed June 16, 2013

We enjoy Managaha island. Snorkeling off the beach was great. The rest of the island seems like a slight toursit trap...bad, expensive food and drinks. Must pay to rent chairs, umbrellas, etc. Definitely don't miss the island, but pack your own food, drinks, towels, and chairs if you can! We wish we had taken a cooler of our own snacks and food and it would have been a great day. Also walk around the island and you can find less crowded areas to park your self than the main area right when you exit the boat.

Visited May 2013
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Saipan, Northern Mariana Is.
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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“Voted "Best Beach & Snorkeling" at Japan Marine Diving Fair”
Reviewed May 28, 2013

Just to give you an idea of how awesome this place is, Managaha has been voted "Best Beach & Snorkeling" for 10 years in a row at Japan Marine Dive Fair.

Managaha, a sandy islet within the reef-fringed lagoon of Saipan, is a marine conservation area and a must-see for most visitors to this beach resort destination.

Do not neglect to apply sunscreeen, because the sun is dazzling hot. Also, it might be cheaper to pick up your own mask and snorkel instead of renting, and you can still use the gear at other beaches during your visit...although none will likely compare to Managaha! :D

Visited June 2012
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Saipan
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11 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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“The world's best beach...according to me”
Reviewed April 25, 2013

Managaha island inside the fantastic Saipan western lagoon is beautiful and an awesome plae to spend the day. The ferry takes 10 minutes and often runs directly over a WWII Japanese Zero. You can scuba, snorkel, walk the beach, or try numerous water sports like wind surfing to parasailing to beach volleyball. Everyone loves Managaha...it's 10 minutes from our home, we can see it out our bedroom, and we would never get tired of playing around there.

Visited April 2013
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