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Sam's Tours Palau

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Box 7076, Koror, Koror Island 96940-0868, Palau
+680 488 7267
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Wonderful wonderful

I had read good things about Sam's tours, but I think they are even better. Mark runs the tours... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
justyoungatheart
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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I Came Back And Loved It Again

Palau, in my opinion, is the best place on earth to dive. I have been lucky enough to dive all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TravelinAlan
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Sam's Tours, a PADI Five Star IDC Facility, is Palau's most award-winning dive center, eco-adventure tour company and home to the SY Palau Siren. Located in Malakal Harbor, Koror, Palau, we operate every day of the year, offering scuba dive trips, snorkel trips, rock island tours, land tours, sailing charters, Palau's top rated kayak trips with Planet Blue Kayak Tours and 7 and 10 day liveaboard trips to explore Palau's reefs and waterways.We provide a full range of guided tours and services that includes full day or half-day trips and customized private charters for individuals, families and groups. Complete value-packed hotel & tour packages are offered in conjunction with Palau's preferred hotel properties. Complimentary roundtrip shuttle service is provided daily to all Koror based hotels from early morning until late evening.Excellent customer care, personalized attention, and professional service have earned Sam's Tours recognition as Palau's premier tour and liveaboard service.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had read good things about Sam's tours, but I think they are even better. Mark runs the tours like a conductor of an orchestra. I liked how he would keep the same people on the boats. For a single traveler it made it more...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Palau, in my opinion, is the best place on earth to dive. I have been lucky enough to dive all over the world. Sam's is my favorite dive operator. Totally professional. Top of the line equipment. Fantastic dive masters. +Outstanding dive sites everyday.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staffs in Sam’s are all very easygoing and always smiling. We joined their kayaking tour to Risong bay and also one day rock island tour. For rock island tour, there’s only us and three other participants. And kayaking is just us three persons, kinda...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did two amazing days of kayaking snorkelling. My guide was incredible seemed to know everything about everything. So informative, interesting and so so knowledgeable. As well as that he was a local who had grown up on the island but had studied overseas so...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took 2 tours with Sam's Tours. We did the Long Lake Kayak and snorkel tour along with the Mandarin Fish Lake Kayak and Snorkel. Both tours were excellent! Even though this is a larger company, they provided personal service. Their staff were great from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sam's tour know what they are doing. Great staff, friendly and helpful. Great diving guides. Obviously the diving is world class. Fantastic guides, especially Sharon who was always laughing and smiling, Matt who is very knowledgeable about marine life and tech diving, one german guide...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dove there in mid December. We are owners of a dive center in Zanzibar and run a diving operation for many years. When arriving to Palau, we check WindGuru and found that for the most of the week the prediction is bad and will...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had gone to Palau for scuba diving and our Yacht the Palau Siren was anchored at Sam's tours . Quite a few other boats and some super yachts were also there . They offered several diving trips from this location and a CAVE DIVE...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff are very friendly and helpful, the coaches are patient and experienced, the dive spots are sooooo spectacular, I enjoyed the dives with them very much, strongly recommend!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took two great snorkel and kayak trips with Sam's. Their pick up was prompt and communication was terrific. The activities are incredible individually, but combined was even better. We swam with manta rays and jelly fish. The coral was vivid and the waters generally...More

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william m
7 July 2016|
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Response from Steph G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what your interests are, but there is plenty to see in Palau. Tours through the Rock Islands, snorkelling tours, land tours to waterfalls, historic sites and their Parliament House (which is something else... More
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Cindy B
18 January 2016|
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Response from Annette J | Reviewed this property |
I always like to bring my own snorkel, fins, and mask. I do have a dive computer, but my husband rented his. We like to bring our own wet suits, but you can rent them as well. Tanks, weight belts, and a reef hook was... More
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eja46
24 May 2015|
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Response from Phileas_Blog | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we did not deal with Paddling Palau while we were there, bur instead with a private skipper who operates two liveaboards out of the Sam's tour location. They did have several Kayaks on their boats. We did not camp, but... More
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