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One of the world’s largest lagoons, Truk is enclosed by a 225km barrier reef, covers more than 2000 square kilometres and is home to an entire Japanese fleet, sunk in 1944.

Frozen in time, complete with sake cups and skeletons, jeeps and tanks still tied on board and fighter planes still waiting in the hangars, Truk Lagoon is an underwater museum. Nowhere else in the world are there so many wrecks in close proximity situated in shallow water, many visible by snorkelling.

This trip includes a recommended minimum of eight nights in Truk. It's possible to create an itinerary combining Truk with Palau, Yap or the Philippines.

Suggested itinerary

  1. Day 1: Depart the UK

  2. Day 2: Continue journey to Truk

    Transfer back to the airport for your flight to Truk via Guam.

  3. Day 3: Arrive Truk Lagoon

    You will be met on arrival and transferred to the Blue Lagoon Resort for an eight night stay.

  4. Days 4-9 : Dive the wrecks of Truk Lagoon

    Enjoy six days diving (two boat dives per day) exploring the wonderful wrecks of Truk Lagoon, considered the best wreck diving destination in the world.

    A third dive each day can be arranged locally with the dive centre. Please note that Nitrox is available, but expensive due to the remote location.

  5. Day 10: At leisure

    Today is free to explore the local sites or simply relax.
  6. Day 11: Depart Truk Lagoon

    Today you will depart back to Manila where you will require an overnight stay, due to flight schedules.
  7. Day 12: Continue your journey home. Arrive UK

    Depart Manila, landing in the UK later the same day.

Key info

Our trip ideas are offered to inspire you and can be tailored to suit your requirements.
  • Duration and price including flights from/to UK: 12 days from £2,895 pp
  • When to go: Jan-Dec: Available throughout the year.
  • Included in the price/package:
    • Flights from the UK
    • 1 night in Manila (BB)
    • 8 nights resort in Truk (BB)
    • 12 dive package
    • Tanks and weights
    • Transfers
Featured location:

Truk Lagoon

One of the world’s largest enclosed lagoons, Truk is home to an entire Japanese fleet, sunk in 1944 and frozen in time. Nowhere else in the world are there so many wrecks in close proximity, and in clear shallow water. Truk Lagoon is a must for wreck lovers.

  • Ideal for viewing: grey reef shark, common octopus, spotted eagle ray, Pacific bluefin tuna, black-tip reef shark
  • Excellent for: Liveaboard diving, Resort based diving, Group diving, Technical diving, Wreck diving
Suggested accommodation is shown below. Please contact us for further recommendations.

Blue Lagoon Dive Resort

Away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, this dive resort is situated on a coconut palm fringed point of Moen Island with breathtaking views of the most famous lagoon in the world - Truk.