Non-Touristy Things to Do in Saipan

March 29th, 2018 by

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Welcome to Saipan! If you’re looking for non-touristy things to do, you’ve come to the right place. With a plethora of scenic views, stunning sights, and genuine culture, you’re sure to enjoy your time in Saipan. Here are 7 cool (in other words, non-touristy) things you should check out during your stay:

  1. Grotto Dive Site Expedition: Don’t miss a trip to one of the most famous underwater caves connected to the ocean in the Northern Mariana islands.
  2. Forbidden Island: Enjoy hiking and adventuring at the Forbidden Island. It’s not easy to get to, but it’s worth it.
  3. Banzai Cliff: The Banzai Cliff marks the site where Japanese citizens and soldiers committed suicide. While the area has a sad past, the beautiful sights are wonderful to behold.
  4. Bird Island: Another incredible natural spot on Saipan is Bird Island. Don’t miss it!
  5. Last Command Post: Don’t forget to visit the Last Command Post. This was the last command center of the Japanese military during WW2 on Saipan. You can walk through the bunker and see armaments and tanks as well.
  6. Garapan Street Market: Enjoy free entrance to the Garapan Street Market every Thursday. You’ll find local cuisine as well as international foods. In general, Garapan is a great place to explore if you want non-touristy things to do in Saipan.
  7. International Festival of Cultures: The International Festival of Cultures features the diverse cultural landscape of the Northern Mariana Islands. Free entrance!

Mariana Islands Tourism

At Triple J Auto in Saipan, we’re proud to support Mariana Islands tourism. Although we’re primarily a family of car dealerships, we also operate a number of restaurants on Saipan, including Tony Roma’s, Capricciosa, Truong’s Vietnamese Restaurant, and Great Harvest Bread Company.

Visit Saipan

Whether you’re planning to stay in Saipan for some time or you just want to take a quick trip around the island, we’re here to help. At Triple J Auto, we’re proud to serve our customers with our extensive selection of new and used vehicles. If you’re looking for a new vehicle in Saipan, don’t hesitate to visit Triple J Auto for a test drive today!

 


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