Airai

Known as the Stepping Stone to Palau, here in the southernmost part of Babeldaob, the Republic of Palau’s airport is located.

Airai also has the oldest bai (built over 180 years ago and renovated in 1984) and several sites of cultural and historic importance. In fact, 113 surveyed and identified historic sites of which 22 have been registered in the Palau Register of Historic Places. 6 of these registered sites have been restored. There is also a large reservoir which supplies Koror with water and the Ngerikiil River, which winds through mangrove and forest.

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Airai State Sites Phone #: 587-3511 Email: airaigov@palaunet.com Website: http://palaugov.pw/airai/ Airai
  No. Name of Sites Type Fees/Permits Type of Activities/Tour Protected Areas Network Sites (PAN)
1. Bai er a Rengar er a Irrai Bai Platform 1.$ 5.00 Per Person 2.$25.00 Photography and Filming 3.$10.00 Snorkeling and Kayaking 4.$15.00 Snorkeling and Photography 5.$50.00 for scientific research 6. $100 specimen or artifact collection $100.00 For research (commercial purpose) $200 artifact collection (commercial purpose) $50.00 still photography video filming (commercial purpose) $50.00 Cinematography, film making(commercial purpose) Government fee: $25 research fee $50 artifact collection $200 photography/filming $20.00 cinematography, filmmaking, filming. 1.Sight seeing/ Land Tour 2.Photography & Filming/ Land Tour 3.Snorkeling & Kayaking 4.Snorkeling/Photography Medal Ngediull  Conservation Area Pan Coordinator: Clarence Polloi Medal Ngediull  Conservation Area Pan Coordinator: Clarence Polloi
2. Malk er Besk, Oikull Landmark
3. Metuker era Bisech, Ngerusar Yapese Quarry
4. Beluu er a Ngerullak Traditional Village
5. Chades er a Mechorei, Irrai Stone Feature/ Traditional Village
6. Beluu er a Ngeruluobel. Beluu Ruluong, Ngeruluobel Traditional Village
7. Ii er a Beriber me a Emaredong/ Chelebacheb er a Tut,Oikull Cave
8. Uet el Daob me a Uet el Chutem er a Ngederar Carving of Balang took place
9.  Olekull er a Risong, Ngerream Cave
10. Terebel er a Meribang, Ordomel Stone Path
11. Ii er a Itemruchel, Ngerusar Cave
12. Boi me a Cheremel el Belochel, Ngerusar Landmark
13. Chelochel er a Orrak, Irrai Yapese quarry site/burial cave
14. Bokungo er a Resoldau er a Siabal Historic Remains WWII
15. Kaigun Sho, Japanese Communication Center Historic Remain Administration
16. Olekull rar Turang Cave
17. Beluu er a Ngerchebukl Traditional Village
18. Btelulachang er a kemurrull me a Taoch er Ngiteuai Stone Path/ Platform
19. Japanese Sea Plane Historic Remain WWII
20. Gun Emplacement/75 mm Canon Japanese WWII (Ngelung Isl.) Historic Remain WWII
21. Gun Emplacement/75mm Japanese Coastal Defense Gun WWII (Itemruchel Isl.) Historic Remain WWII
22. Beluu er a Medal Traditional Village