We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ngardmau Falls

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Koror, Koror Island, Palau

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 269 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 60
    Excellent
  • 56
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Zip wire

My friend Cat and I went on the zip wire , amazing adventure. Went down and up on the most terrifying monorail ever!, God knows how it works ? Also how no one has fallen off it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lesleykrohn
,
Salernes, France
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

269 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 135: English reviews
Salernes, France
Level Contributor
39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend Cat and I went on the zip wire , amazing adventure. Went down and up on the most terrifying monorail ever!, God knows how it works ? Also how no one has fallen off it! The waterfall is amazing and very beautiful . Just mind the wood floors as they are all extremely rotten. Also grab walking sticks... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lesleykrohn
Seattle
Level Contributor
48 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is worth the stop if you decide to go around the island. It's $10/person. There's a short hike down to the falls or you can ride their tram for a fee.

Helpful?
Thank SeaDrag
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

You can take a tour to the Falls and the monoliths, but they are easy to find by yourself if you have a car available. The hike to the falls is not long. It is a little steep and the steps can be slippery. Be sure to grab one of their hiking sticks as you start the trail.

Helpful?
Thank rosemary201
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017

As I said, probably the best experience of my two week trip to Palau. The nature was beautiful and untouched, there's an opportunity to go swimming. It was a pity tough, that it was not free. Getting there is a bit of a physical exercise too.

Helpful?
Thank Jaan K
Englewood, New Jersey
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A 20 minute walk down through tropical jungle, the path at times gets narrow and a bit muddy, is rewarded at trail end with a spectacular free flowing waterfall. One can wade or swim in the pool at the waterfall. The “eco-park” operates a modest monorail/cog railway that parallels the trail for those who are not feeling as energetic. Take... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jeffrey R
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Level Contributor
1,299 reviews
599 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 327 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This was one of the best waterfalls we've ever seen and we've been to Niagara & Iguazu. The falls were raging after several days of heavy rains (see our photos). But the attraction was actually the monorail. It's $15/person and this is one time when even if you're a hiker you will really miss out if you don't take the... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank RickMIusa
Taguig City, Philippines
Level Contributor
133 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Like what everyone else mentions here, the waterfalls are one of the natural attractions of the Palau area that are beautiful and breathtaking. There is no doubt it is a must see if you want to take a break from all the 3 dives a day excursions. The only concern here is that the facility itself is literally falling and... More 

Helpful?
Thank John T
Warsaw, Poland
Level Contributor
143 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Although there is a tiny monorail train which brings tourists almost to the falls, it is better to hike there. Try to be there in the morning when the jungle is not hot. There is a also a possibility to walk along the old bauxite mine train (suggested!).

Helpful?
Thank Artur D
melbourne
Level Contributor
19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Easy walk to a lovely swimming hole and falls. Go behind the falls and enjoy standing in the mist too! You pay to go in - they have a barrel of walking sticks at the top which you might want as you walk down the hill . I see some reviews say it's a hard hike but really it's not... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sid S
Urbandale, Iowa
Level Contributor
25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Once you start driving on this island you will notice two things: The roads, funded by USA, Japan, and Taiwan are in wonderful shape. After that, you will notice that the signage to help you find your way and destinations, is pretty..... "sparse". Get the best map you can, and learn to spot what few signs there are. That may... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank mikcool68

Travellers who viewed Ngardmau Falls also viewed

 
Koror, Koror Island
Koror, Koror Island
 

Been to Ngardmau Falls? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ngardmau Falls and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Ngardmau Falls staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?