The Jewel of Micronesia
Pioneers of reef preservation, the residents of Kosrae decided long ago to place permanent mooring buoys rather than drop damaging anchors on their coral. The result is one of the most pristine reef systems to be found anywhere in the region. Diving is available for all skill levels.
Explore Kosrae's mangroves forests with a beautiful and relaxing kayak trip.
Lelu Ruins & Menke Ruins
Kosrae has two sites of ancient ruins to explore. Lelu ruins are easily accessible with a short walk from the road, while Menke ruins requires a nice trek into the jungle past the "rainbow trees" (rainbow eucalyptus). The best way to locate both is with a guide.
Take a trek into Kosrae's lush, tropical jungle.
What You Need to Know
Your Questions, Answered
Passports must be valid for 6 months beyond your final date of travel.
A departure fee of $20 per person is collected at the airport prior to departing. Credit cards are accepted if the machines are working, but it's best to bring cash.
No visa is required for U.S. passport holders visiting for one year or less. Non-U.S. passport holders should research requirements for the country that issued their passport.