Sustainable And Eco-Hotels In Micronesia

The 8 Most Ethical And Sustainable Hotels In Micronesia according to ETIC Hotels

Yap Pacific Divers

ETIC carbon rating
32.1
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.8
/10

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COUNTRY PROFILE

Micronesia

  • Official Name:Federated States of Micronesia

  • Capital:Palikir

  • Population:113,815

  • Area:702 km²

  • Major Languages:English

  • Major Religions:Christianity

  • Life expectancy:-

  • Currency:US Dollar

10 Things To Do In Micronesia

  • 1. Visit the ancient city of Nan Madol

    Explore the ancient ruins and canals of the "Venice of the Pacific."

  • 2. Chuuk Lagoon

    Dive to explore the shipwrecks of World War II and the abundant marine life.

  • 3. Yap`s stone money

    See the traditional stone money, known as Rai, still used for ceremonial exchanges.

  • 4. Pohnpei`s ancient ruins

    Discover the ancient megalithic structures and archaeological sites.

  • 5. Kosrae`s eco-tourism destinations

    Explore the pristine natural beauty, including waterfalls, mangroves, and reefs.

  • 6. Traditional navigational techniques in Satawal

    Learn about traditional wayfinding and navigation using the stars and natural signs.

  • 7. Outer islands` cultural experiences

    Experience traditional dances, handicrafts, and customs in the remote outer islands.

  • 8. Truk Master liveaboard dive

    Embark on a liveaboard dive cruise to explore Micronesia`s best dive sites.

  • 9. Visit the ancient site of Lele

    Explore the ancient ruins and learn about the fascinating history of this site.

  • 10. Taste Micronesian cuisine

    Try dishes like Pwulukeds (steamed breadfruit), Micronesian chicken, and seafood delicacies.

5 Most Visited Cities In Micronesia

  • Palikir

    Weno

    Kolonia

    Kitti

    Mokil

When To Go To Micronesia

  • The best time to visit Micronesia is during the dry season from December to April. This collection of islands in the western Pacific offers diverse cultures, pristine reefs, and traditional villages. Palikir, the capital of the Federated States of Micronesia, provides insights into local governance and cultural heritage. The islands of Yap, Chuuk, Pohnpei, and Kosrae offer opportunities for diving, snorkeling, and exploring unique landscapes. Micronesia`s warm waters, friendly communities, and traditional customs create a travel experience that feels like a journey to untouched paradise.

Travel Recommendation And Useful Links For Micronesia

Find the complete travel guide for Micronesia

  • - Check entry requirements and ensure you have the necessary travel documents.
    - Respect local customs and etiquette; learn about the diverse cultures of Micronesia.
    - Be cautious of limited tourist infrastructure; plan your trip and accommodations in advance.
    - Explore Micronesia`s stunning marine life, coral reefs, and tropical landscapes.
    - Engage with local communities to learn about their traditional practices and way of life.

  • Office Tourism of Micronesia

  • CIA World Fact-book

  • Wikipedia Page

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