5D4N Puerto Princesa & El Nido

Puerto Princesa Underground River
Puerto Princesa Underground River
El Nido
El Nido
Crocodile Farm, Puerto Princesa
Crocodile Farm, Puerto Princesa
Puerto Princesa Underground River
Puerto Princesa Underground River
El Nido
El Nido
El Nido
El Nido
Set foot in one of the Philippines' most sought-after destinations - Palawan. Rediscover the tropical wonders abound this paradise through adventures to the islands of Puerto Princesa, home to the world-renowned UNESCO World Heritage Puerto Princesa Subterranean River and El Nido, with its majestic and pristine lagoons and beaches. Enjoy a fantastic adventure through some of the Philippines' most beautiful and natural wonders which will definitely take your breath away. From the cool blue waters to the lush forests that are found within the region, forget the stress of the busy city life and re-connect with mother nature.
Begin your Palawan sojourn in the capital, Puerto Princesa, with a tour to the city and its prominent historical attractions. On the next day, head out the New 7 Wonders of Nature - the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River and discover the riches it holds as you glide through the underground river on a boat. Proceed to El Nido, regarded as one of the world's most beautiful destinations. Go on beach and island hopping and traverse its many lagoons and take in the awe-inspiring wonders that make this island worthy of its global recognition. Complete with accommodation, transfers, and tours, you're promised to a fascinating experience of a tropical paradise in Palawan

Location: Manila - Puerto Princesa, Palawan - El Nido, Palawan

What to Try

  • See the Underground River at Puerto Princesa
  • Island hopping tour in El Nido
  • Hobbie cat, windsurf, pedal boat & kayak in El Nido
  • Sightseeing at Mitra's Ranch, Baker's Hill, Baywalk, Cathedral, Plaza Cuartel
  • Discover weaving at Binuatan Creations

What to See

  • Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park - one of the world's longest navigable underground rivers, a distinguished UNESCO World Heritage Site, and among the New 7 Wonders of Nature.
  • Crocodile Farm - a mini-zoo and conservation center for crocodiles.
  • Baker's Hill - situated on top of a hill, Baker's Hill is a tourist attraction place where one can delight on the many colorful and lovely houses and life-sized statues. Baker's Hill offers a variety of baked goods like hopia, mamon, brownies and a lot more.
  • Mitra's Ranch - a tourist attraction that offers an amazing view of Palawan. The property is owned by the family of Senator Ramon Mitra where visitors can enjoy the panoramic view of the Sulu Sea and Honda Bay from the house built on a hill. Its vast grounds are ideal for picnics and relaxation.
  • Baywalk- the perfect place to enjoy sunsets or leisurely strolls with friends and families. The Baywalk is also dotted with small food shops and offers exciting activities like firefly watching or bike rentals.
  • Plaza Cuartel - a former fortress turned prison grounds site where 150 American and Filipino soldiers were abused, starved and burned by the Japanese during the World War II. A memorial erected in the park features a list of the names of these brave heroes. Apart from the historic significance of Plaza Cuartel, this classic Filipino-themed park has become a favorite haven which draws many locals and tourists.
  • Binuatan Creation - a weaving factory where tourist can learn and try the traditional weaving.
  • Sabang Wharf - lined with inns and huts, Sabang Wharf is the start point of the tour to the Underground River. Boats that will take you to Sabang Beach are found at the wharf.
  • Sabang Beach - the beach is more than just a small fishing village. The beach offers transportation to the to the renowned Underground River and its nearby islands. Sabang Beach is among the popular destinations in Puerto Princesa with its limestone cliffs, clear waters and fine white sands.
  • Lagoons in El Nido
  • Simizu island
  • Payong Payong
  • Seven Commando

What to Eat

  • Tamilok - also known as shipworm or saltwater clams. It is an exotic Palawan delicacy prepared as kinilaw - marinated in vinegar with chili peppers and onions

DAY 1:

Depart for Puerto Princesa via PAL Express. Pick up then proceed to Half-day City Tour (highlights: Crocodile Farm, Mitras Ranch, Baker’s Hill, Baywalk, Cathedral Plaza Quartel Teange, Binuatan Creation) with lunch upon arrival. Drop off at the hotel for check-in. Overnight Stay at Hotel Centro

DAY 2:

Early breakfast. Proceed to Underground River Tour with lunch then transfer to resort after the tour for an overnight stay at Hotel Centro

DAY 3:

Early breakfast for early hotel check-out. Then transfer to El Nido (6-hr travel). Arrive in El Nido. Hotel check-in. Free time at leisure at the hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel Covo

DAY 4:

Have breakfast before pick-up then proceed to Tour A Island Hopping Tour with lunch (highlights: Small Lagoon, Big Lagoon, Simizu Island, Payong Payong, Seven Commando). Drop off at the hotel after the tour for an overnight stay at Hotel Covo.

DAY 5:

Have breakfast. Hotel check-out, then transfer to airport for departure for Manila via AirSWIFT.

  • All rates depend on travel dates and are subject to change without prior notice
  • All rates are based on per person and double occupancy
  • Hotel/resort accommodations are based on lowest/standard room category
  • Seats are based on lowest economy fare
  • Subject to room and seat availability
  • Inclusive of government tax and service charge
  • Applicable for a minimum of two (2) persons
  • All rates are applicable to cash and credit card payment only
  • Valid until March 31, 2019 only (except convention, high/peak, and super peak seasons)