Palau Iro Maru Wreck

The Palau Iro Maru Wreck is a must-visit dive site in Palau. This World War II Japanese freighter lies at a depth of 30 meters and offers a fascinating glimpse into history. The wreck is covered in colorful corals and teeming with marine life, including schools of fish and turtles. With moderate difficulty, this saltwater dive is suitable for advanced divers. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore this underwater museum and witness the beauty of nature reclaiming a man-made structure.

Palau Iro Maru Wreck

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Pacific Ocean
Type of water
Type of dive
Wetsuit Thickness
5 mm
Visibility (avg)
7.6 m
Air Temperature (avg)
19.4 ºC
Water Temp. (avg)
19.0 ºC
Maximum depth (avg)
26 m
Dive time (avg)
45 mins

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