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Holidays in Palau

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Palau Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Palau hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your Palau trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page.

Top hotels in Palau

Palau Pacific Resort
Palau Pacific Resort
4 out of 5
Ngerekebesang, P. O. Box 308, Meyungs
The price is AU$629 per night from 8 Dec. to 9 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (123 reviews)

"This is a beautiful property. The beach is fantastic - if you're a snorkeler, the reef is pretty amazing! We were on a boat and went by the Palau Royal and would recommend this beach over theirs as it's on a busy marina and much smaller. The food is good, but the menu is a bit odd. It could use some ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

Palau Pacific Resort
Palau Royal Resort
Palau Royal Resort
4 out of 5
Koror, Malakal Island
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$396 per night from 12 Dec. to 13 Dec.
4.2/5Excellent! (250 reviews)

"Their beach was very small- picture was deceiving."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar. 2020

Palau Royal Resort
The Pristine Villas and Bungalows at Palau Pacific Resort
The Pristine Villas and Bungalows at Palau Pacific Resort
4 out of 5
Koror, Meyungs
The price is AU$1,754 per night from 10 Dec. to 11 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
The best hotel in Palau

"Really good hotel. Nice view and clean! Staffs are helpful, nice and friendly. Highly recommend!!! I must come back again when I travel to Palau next time."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jun. 2019

The Pristine Villas and Bungalows at Palau Pacific Resort
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Palau Holidays

Dive into clear water and swim with stingless jellyfish and colourful fish at this tropical oasis. Explore mangrove forests and relax on secluded beaches. The lush green islands of Palau offer some of the best diving in the world. Palau is a tropical paradise made up of hundreds of islands, from deserted coral atolls to busy village islets. Plunge into Palau’s reefs, surf the roaring breaks and swim with stingless jellyfish. On land, explore lush forests, mangrove wetlands and laid-back villages.

Visit Palau’s largest city, Koror, to find a strip of shops, restaurants, hotels and major dive operators. Palau is famous for its excellent scuba diving and snorkelling. Head to the Palau International Coral Reef Centre in Koror to learn about the country’s fascinating underwater ecosystem.

Book a diving tour and explore Palau’s coral reefs, eerie underwater caves, shipwrecks and vertical cliffs. See a stunning array of coral and fish. Try dive spots at Kayangel, Ngeruangel, Angaur and the well-known Blue Corner.

Head to the Rock Islands, also known as Chelbacheb. These islands are limestone or coral reefs that have emerged from the water and become vegetated with lush tropical forest. The Rock Islands are a gorgeous diving location and also home to Jellyfish Lake. Swim with millions of graceful jellyfish pulsing in the water, their stingers weakened by generations of life without predators.

On Palau’s largest island, Babeldaob, explore small villages set in forests, mangroves and stretches of white-sand beach. See the island’s rich flora and fauna, including orchids and tropical birds.

Discover Palau’s secluded southwest islands by boat. Find tiny uninhabited islands, empty beaches and beautiful conservation areas. Helen Reef is a protected coral atoll that is home to a species of giant clam.

Reach Palau by flying into Airai Airport on Babeldaob. Book your taxi from the airport to your hotel in advance. Explore the main islands by rental car, taxi or with a charter tour. Palau is tropical and sunny, with a wet season between July and October. During your stay, make sure to try local dishes with cassava, yam and local seafood.

Frequently asked questions

How much does a Palau holiday package cost?
We make it simple to explore the world, with Palau holiday packages starting from just . You’ll have the flexibility to combine your favourite hotels, airlines and car rental. For the ultimate escape, why not add a couple of tours and activities to your travel itinerary?
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Palau holiday package?
Whether it’s your hotel, flight or rental car, yes, you can amend or cancel it. Locked in your Palau holiday package in the last 24 hours? You may be able to make any changes for free. If it’s been longer than that, you may incur a fee from your airline, hotel or car rental company. For more information, take a look at our Customer Service Portal. We’re here to help you each step of the way.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Palau?
Think of all the fun things you could do in Palau with a spare $200. If you bundle your airfare and hotel bookings into a package, you could save as much as that! You have a wealth of choice when it comes to booking with Expedia. In fact, you can take your pick of more than 400 airlines and 1 000 000 properties worldwide. Whether you’re heading off with the entire family or going it alone, organising a getaway to Palau is better with a deal.
What are the top hotels in Palau?
For properties in Meyungs with comfy beds and friendly service, check out Palau Pacific Resort and Palau Carolines Resort. If you’re visiting Airai as well, you’ll get a great night’s sleep at Airai Water Paradise Hotel & Spa or AIRAI FOREST VILLA.
When is the best time of year to visit Palau?
There are advantages to taking your Palau holiday in . Usually, you can pick up the best deals at this time of year. , on the other hand, is the most expensive time to visit. If you love the buzz of peak season, head to Palau in . The calmer months of will help you avoid the crowds.
How far in advance should I book my Palau holiday?
Search Expedia to compare international fares as early as possible. You can normally purchase a ticket up to a year before departure. If you can’t find your preferred air carrier, or you’ve left things to the last minute, don’t worry. The lowest prices to Palau sometimes appear within weeks of departure.
What does an Expedia Palau travel package include?
Hotels, car rentals and flights — we bring you all the best deals. All you have to do is figure out your preferred combination. After you’ve made your booking, you can add on the fun stuff like activities and sightseeing tours. Our travel packages make it easy to put together an amazing Palau escape.
What should I know before booking a Palau travel package?
Whether it’s adventure or relaxation you’re seeking, a Palau holiday package lets you plan your escape your way. Plus, you’ll score great discounts just for combining your hotel with your flights and rental car. The more you bundle, the bigger the savings!
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Palau holiday packages?
Thanks to our partnership with online lender Affirm, holiday makers booking via Expedia can now pay for their flights, hotels and more in easy installments that won’t break the bank. Book Now, Pay Later and start organising your dream holiday today!
Can I choose my airline with a Palau Expedia holiday package?
Yes — that’s the beauty of an Expedia holiday package. You’re in control. We have access to more than 550 partner airlines across the globe, so you have loads of choice when organising your Palau trip.