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Granite sculpture

Weather beaten granite sculpture sitting on a high-point, with great views back to Palau and far... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
cereted66
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Good exercise on a hot day !

Good site to visit provided you do it early in the day. There is a steady climb to the top, you... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
DennisWestSussex_UK
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West Sussex, UK
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You pay €3 each to walk up to the famous bear, but incredibly they don't allow you to stand on the view point from which all the photos are taken and the only point from which is actually looks like a bear. So you get...More

Thank Helen987
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Well worth the short drive from Palau town. Parking €3 and a couple of euros each to enter the attraction. Not a difficult walk up but plenty of breaks to read the geological, flora/ fauna and history of the area. Once on top you are...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Weather beaten granite sculpture sitting on a high-point, with great views back to Palau and far reaching views of the coastline.

1  Thank cereted66
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Good site to visit provided you do it early in the day. There is a steady climb to the top, you need to be reasonably fit. Once you reach the top with the bear formation the views all around are fantastic. The parking charge is...More

1  Thank DennisWestSussex_UK
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Liked this very much and could really see the bear shape. We went at sunset which was gorgeous and an easy climb. Going to this sight really helps you get your bearings if you are staying in Palau and gives you great views of the...More

1  Thank Lucy K
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We visited this Place today. The view is beautiful but we were unpleasantly surprised by the utterly unkind woman at the ticket counter who lectured us only about the rules of the place. She was extremely rude to our Son who did nothing wrong, he...More

Thank Paola d
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The rock of Capo d’Orso is worth the effort. The entry fee is only €3 per person and it is not a difficult climb to the viewing place. The rock has the shape of a bear, which is best viewed from the water, and the...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 July 2018

The walk up to the rock is a little strenuous but not bad if you take your time and there are informative boards all the way up. Once there, it’s a bit disappointing that the ropes are so restrictive stopping you exploring all but a...More

Thank miketait1
Reviewed 14 June 2018

A great climb through very well maintained paths to a spectacular view of surrounding area. Only 3 Euros pp.

Thank Dot H
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the nearby Capo D’Orso Hotel, it’s a short but steep walk up from the hotel to get here, but it is worth it. Costs 3 euros to get in, once you get to the top the views across the bay are incredible. You...More

Thank EmilyH1989
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