Republic of Palau island country located in the western Pacific Ocean. The country contains approximately 340 islands. The most populous island is *Koror. The capital *Ngerulmud is located on the nearby island of *Babeldaob, in Melekeok State.
Palau has all of the gorgeous tropical tranquillity you could wish for in a Pacific island state. Most visitor attractions are found on and around The *Rock Islands or Chelbachebover. These 250 rock islands — many tiny, uninhabited places — offer some enchanting views and are a World Heritage site.