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Matapa Chasm, Alofi

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Nature / Park · Cave
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Take the easy hike to Matapa Chasm, where royalty traditionally used to bathe. A walk through the forest will lead you to this sheltered basin hemmed in by dramatic cliffs. Swim, cliff dive, or snorkel in the crystal clear waters. Wear sturdy shoes as you walk around the area, since the rocks can be quite sharp. Add Matapa Chasm to your Alofi travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Alofi travel route planner.
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  • Since it is advertised everywhere that the best time is 12 expect a small crowd to arrive like 15-20 people - get there a bit earlier and it is just as nice and you can be alone. it is a bit choppy... 
    Since it is advertised everywhere that the best time is 12 expect a small crowd to arrive like 15-20 people - get there a bit earlier and it is just as nice and you can be alone. it is a bit choppy...  more »
  • Lovely clear water with safe swimming/snorkelling at any stage of the tide. Ample area to park and with easy track access . 
    Lovely clear water with safe swimming/snorkelling at any stage of the tide. Ample area to park and with easy track access .  more »

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