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Milky Way, Koror

4.5
Coat yourself in the therapeutic clay of Milky Way, a stretch of water that cuts between Palau's rocky islands. Locals say that dipping into the water and covering yourself in the milky, paste-like mud from the floor of the bay gives a more youthful appearance. A range of tour operators drop anchor here and allow visitors to swim in the warm waters, while guides dive to the bottom and bring up buckets of the mud. Rub it over your body and face to test out the rejuvenating effects enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. Put Milky Way into our Koror journey planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • the boat tour in Palau involves several stages, one of them is definitely the Milky Way, so arm yourself with white mud and start getting rid of them all
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  • Of all the things done in the Rock Islands over 3 different trips, this was the most disappointing and you would miss nothing if your trip excluded it. A waste of time better spent snorkeling or kayak...  more »
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  • I was under the impression this was in fact the Milky Way that makes up thousands of stars and planets. In fact, it is not and I was mislead by the name. Still, it was worth the visit as it's a nice quiet place with very blue water. 3 stars taken away for being sneaky, 2 stars for trickery.
  • Natural spa! Free of charge! Strong foul smell yet amazing alkaline cleansing effect on skin.
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