226. Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia

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Pohnpei is the  second stop on the United Island Hopper from Guam to Honolulu and provides some magnificent views and beautiful beaches. It’s also good for snorkeling and its fair share of diving. it’s also the island of waterfalls deep into the rain forest. There are at least five major ones.

Pohnpei, Federates States of Micronesia - Islands

Pohnpei, Federates States of Micronesia – Islands


Pohnpei is located between Chuuk and Majuro in the Federated States of Micronesia.

How To Get Here

By Train


By Bus


By Plane

The nearest major international airport is Pohnpei International Airport (PNI).

The airlines serving the Pohnpei International Airport (PNI) are:

Air Niugini (PX), Caroline Islands Air and United Airlines (UA) formally Continental Micronesia.

Pohnpei, Federates States of Micronesia - Airport Terminal

Pohnpei, Federates States of Micronesia – Airport Terminal

By Car

If you are already on the island you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.


Where To Stay

Pohnpei does not have many hotels. You can find additional information on a place to stay here.

==>> TripAdvisor has some additional hotel information as well.



Where To Eat

You can find a list of places to eat here. Ensure you try the local drink sakau; unique to the island.

==>> You can find a list of restaurants from TripAdvisor here.

What To Do

Lots to do outdoor, plus hiking, diving, snorkeling and beaches. You can find more activities here.

==>> Here is some additional information from Lonely Planet.

Additional Information

Language: English

Currency: US Dollar (USD)

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