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Peleliu Adventures - Day Tours

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Peleliu 96940, Palau
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WWII and Palauan History

I visited Palau for 12 days and stayed in Koror, but through “Peleliu Adventures” and Des, I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DamonStout
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Los Angeles, California
Amazing tour with an amazing guide

I was in Palau for just under a week visiting family. Part of our visit included this must do tour... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Robert R
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Guided WWII historical tours of Peleliu. Sites visited will include Japanese tanks and planes, US tanks, Japanese HQ, Battle sites, WWII Historical museum and more.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited Palau for 12 days and stayed in Koror, but through “Peleliu Adventures” and Des, I visited Peleliu for 3 days and 2 nights. He had a boat meet me in Koror and we docked in Peleliu about an hour later. All three days...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

I was in Palau for just under a week visiting family. Part of our visit included this must do tour with Des Matsutaro. Not only is he knowledgeable about the island and its culture, he's well versed on all parts of the history of the...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

We were staying in Koror for 2 weeks and enjoyed multiple sams tours, but our tour with Des Mastsutaro on Peleliu with Peleliu Adventures was my favorite, WW2 is very interesting to me, but even if WW2 isn't your thing Des will make it fun,...More

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PelAdvTour, Manager at Peleliu Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Alii from Peleliu, Palau, rokclimbnrr91, Thank you for your kind words. It was my pleasure taking you around Peleliu. I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour. As a person from Peleliu, I take pride in the island and try to convey its...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Des Mastsutaro was recommended to me by a Professor of World War II history. We stayed at the Palau Royal Resort on Malakal Island, and their boat, piloted by Russ, met us at the dock at the hotel. The trip to Peleliu took about 75...More

Thank Ace J
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

My son and I were fortunate to do a full day tour of the island. We hiked through the jungle where we were shown various sniper hideouts, weapons that were deserted, went into caves (beware of LARGE crickets, weird spiders, and in 1000 man cave...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

My family and I loved our tour of Peleliu. Des was very knowledgable. He interacted with the kids and explained the complexities of war to them in ways they could understand. The area is forested and overgrown since the time of the battle but you...More

Thank Amanda S
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Des Matsutaro was friendly and informative from minute one of the tour. I am a WWII buff and this tour and his background information of the tour was amazing. He went into detail concerning everything that occurred during WWII and it was a great history...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2016

My wife and I were diving in Palau and took a day trip to Peleliu to see the history of WW2. We were met at the dock by Tour Guide Rowell and escorted to many sites around the island. The weather was 90 degrees, 90...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2016

We visited as a half day tour after diving in the morning. We landed at South Dock where there are still remnants of the American rusting pontoons We were met at the South Dock and presented to our guide, who after a brief introduction escorted...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

We were on a live-aboard dive trip in Palau when we heard of this opportunity and couldn't wait to do this tour. Many of us didn't even know about the WWII battle for this island! We actually did the tour on July 4th, which was...More

1  Thank Cynthia P
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