Puerto Princesa Attractions

Underground River Adventure
Much has been written and said about this World Heritage site in Puerto Princesa. Yet, nothing is more satiable to quench the thirst of enjoying its beauty and splendor unless one explores this enchanting place.
It is believed to be one of the longest navigable underground rivers in the world which features cathedral-like caverns and domes. The stalactites and stalagmites formation resembles like religious images, fruits and birds. Truly, an admirable underworld that project the omnipotence of the Creator over human hands. The Underground River is home to other cove dwelling fauna.
The park was declared a premier ecotourism destination and has been inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage lists for its outstanding universal value and ecological significance as a natural site of intense beauty.

Snorkeling/Island Hopping
Honda Bay provides visitors to Puerto Princesa City a chance to view nature without having a plan for a long trip. One might plan for day's island hopping, swimming and snorkeling or even just an afternoon picnic on a deserted sandbar all your own. 

The islands in Honda Bay gives the beach lovers a much sought-after uncrowded and unspoilt haven that one can never find anywhere else in the Philippines. One of these Puerto Princesa beaches is Nagtabon Beach, which is located in the western coast of Palawan and is a two-hour ride from the city proper.

Firefly Watching
A breathtaking trip  around Puerto Princesa Bay at sundown. Watch the sun descend along the horizon. When the night falls, enjoy the magical experience of watching the fireflies illuminate the mangroves.

Iwahig Firefly Watching is an ecotourism project between ABS-CBN Foundation and the city government of Puerto Princesa under Mayor Edward Hagedorn.  It started October 2008 wherein ABS-CBN gave initial funding.  The Puerto Princesa community will then continue on with the project and sustain it.
The goal is conserve the natural resources of the city and provide the community opportunities.  At the same time, it offers tourists a unique experience of the wonderful Iwahig river.

City Tour - Attractions such as Palawan Museum, Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm and Palawan Wildlife Rescue and conservation Center - all accessible in a day trip, capped off by a night out at any of Puerto Princesa's many interesting dining and entertainment places. The town itself has a rich culture derived from indigenous traditions and the added influence of immigrants coming from other parts of the Philippines and other countries.

This tour includes the following destinations: Crocodile Farming Institute, Butterfly Garden, Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Mitra’s Ranch, Bakers Hill, Souvenir Shop and Market, Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm, Palawan Museum, Vietnamese Village, and Plaza Cuartel.

Dolphin Watching

See long-snouted spinner dolphins! These warm-blooded and air-breathing mammals known as "lumba-lumba" are very acrobatic animals with a triangular dorsal fin. Its color is dark gray on the sides and white on the belly. Chances of seeing a dolphin are best when the seas are flat. Agitated seas, high winds and execessive glare make it more difficult to see them.

Dolphin watching at Puerto Princesa Bay is the newest water adventure being offered to tourists by the City Tourism Office. See the dolphins at play and enjoy the fun.
Chances of seeing a dolphin are best when the seas are flat. Agitated seas, high winds and execessive glare make it more difficult to see them. 

Scuba Diving
Palawan waters are among the best in the world. A divers paradise, it has miles of sub-surface coral and rainbow reef walls which surround the coasts and coves teeming with rich marine life.
Dive with one of nature's most fantastic marine creations in Puerto Princesa! (source: islanddivers.ph)

Dos Palmas Day Tour with Buffet Lunch

With a total land area of 20 hectares, this resort is nestled in the tropical waters of Honda Bay, northeast from Puerto Princesa, Palawan. A quiet hideaway amidst pristine natural surroundings in the Philippines’ last frontier, it offers comfortable and modern facilities while providing you with the opportunity to enjoy and appreciate the wonders of nature.

Your Island in the Sun 
Dos Palmas is located among a group of islands and sandbars in Honda Bay, northeast of Puerto Princesa, the capital of Palawan.  Just 25 minutes overland takes you to Sta. Lourdes Wharf, where our outrigger banca awaits to ferry guests on a 50-minute boat ride to the resort.

Wine & Dine/Seafood Dining

Of course, a memorable stay at Puerto Princesa is never complete without indulging in its many culinary offerings.
Dining is superb at cozy restaurants. Serving only the freshest for your dining pleasure - from fine wines to a wide selection of fine cuisines to choose from. Amidst a panoramic view of natural surroundings - The ambience is truly reminiscent, so every meeting seems like a holiday.. and holidays.

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