Get out and about in Saipan, Tinian, and Rota!
The Marianas offers a wide variety of activities to keep your days filled with fun and adventure. Wander around the local market after enjoying time in the museum, or explore the oceans beautiful underwater scenes. Here are some ideas to help you plan your trip!
Noted by media for its “seven shades of blue,” the waters of The Marianas offer exceptional underwater visibility and year-round warm water temperature, perfect for snorkeling. From white sandy beaches to vibrant coral reefs, a variety of underwater scenery with hundreds of marine species can be explored. Managaha, a conservation area voted “Best Beach and Snorkeling” for over 10 years at Japan Marine Dive Fair is a “must see.” A maritime heritage trail in Saipan also offers the unique opportunity to explore historical relics from World War II. On Rota, explore another award-winning locale, Teteto Beach, the underwater wonders of Coral Garden, or Guata Beach.
In addition to snorkeling, water sports for all ages await the adventurous visitor. Stand-up paddling and kayaking allow you to glide across the lagoon and explore at a leisure pace. Lagoon sailing gives you the best feeling of flying on the water at the same time teaches you how wind powers the boat to where you want to go. Parasailing takes a bit more finesse. Banana boat riding, jet skiing, and Jetovator add speed and adrenaline to the adventure. For those who want to delve deeper, underwater walking and underwater scooters await.