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Koror Island, Palau
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An Aquatic Luge

When first I heard mention of the German Channel I immediately thought of Das Boot reruns: The... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
ThelastJourneyman
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McLean, Virginia
Good Dive - lots of critters

It's one of the main dive sites in Palau. Decent current so there a good chance of seeing sharks... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2015
Caitysue42
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Houston, Texas
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28 Jul 2016
“An Aquatic Luge”
9 Sep 2015
“Good Dive - lots of critters”
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Koror Island, Palau
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

When first I heard mention of the German Channel I immediately thought of Das Boot reruns: The 1980’s subtitled epic adventure of a motley bunch of ruggedly handsome Deutsche submariners scuttling assorted allied ships in the Mediterranean and Atlantic during World War II. My second...More

Thank ThelastJourneyman
Reviewed 9 September 2015

It's one of the main dive sites in Palau. Decent current so there a good chance of seeing sharks, bumphead parrot fish and other critters. We even saw a manta ray while riding the boat back to home base.

Thank Caitysue42
Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

Shallow sandy bottom . There are 2 cleaning stations and can get crowded. Viz depends , but for our dive, was around 10m. SMB is useful coz in later part of the dive , one will be drifting along with current.

Thank Charlene C
Reviewed 27 February 2015

The whole area is just beautiful. I didn't notice this channel is man made until our tour guide had explained. It is very beautiful down there but meanwhile man can also feel the power of human destruction to the nature.

Thank AC C
Reviewed 15 January 2015

We saw marbles rays, white tips, black tips, grey reef sharks and to top it off a huge oceanic manta dropped by to welcome us. All on our 1st dive. We ended up diving here 2 more times. Highly recommended.

Thank Hashridz
Reviewed 13 September 2014

We saw shark, manta and feather-tailed stingrays. It was quite a drift, as well,since the current was really moving through.

Thank KileyS93
Reviewed 5 September 2014

No Mantas but still a great dive, the amount of fish life was out of this world. Great drift's along with great boat work made the lack of Manta's a slight hump in the day.

Thank Kelsydney
Reviewed 19 August 2014

It's hard to find a bad diving spot in Palau and this is not a bad one either. We've seen a lot of different fish chasing each other and played with a curious Napoleon's fish.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Great dive!! Sharks, manta rays, school fish, napoleon and many more!! This a fantastic dive not to be missed!

Thank Francesco P
Reviewed 10 October 2012

My husband and I dove here on our honeymoon and it was our favorite dive. We were able to see manta rays feeding and hundreds of schools of fish swimming around plus a few sharks and turtles! Truly amazing and beautiful!

Thank Alison-0922
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