Free yourself from the demanding life in the city and have some time away from your hectic daily routine. Take advantage of the summer’s heat by traveling across islands and find yourself having the greatest time of your life in the paradise island of Palawan – a place where you’d rather be.
In our previous blog about Palawan, we uncovered some of the amazing places to stay during your vacation in the island. Now that you have the idea of where to stay, it’s time for us to give you hints about the fun things to do while you’re there. Palawan can be anything you want it to be. If you want to spend some time alone and rejuvenate, the white shores and spectacular surroundings of this island are yours for free. Wander around barefoot and feel yourself becoming one with the nature. Breathe in the island’s fresh air and swim into its crystal clear water.
Palawan can also be a perfect place for great land and water adventures since it is home to many diverse habitats with rare and exotic creatures like Binturong (above picture), also known as the Palawan bearcat, is a nocturnal creature that sleeps on branches and eats fruits, eggs, and leaves.
One must not leave Palawan without witnessing one of its astonishing wonders, the Subterranean Underground River. It is the longest underground river in the world that showcases cathedral-like caverns and domes. Awe-inspiring religious images, fruits and birds are formed by the stalactites and stalagmites of the cave which will fascinate you fully.
Get your sunglasses ready, hop into a boat and go island hopping in the glittering waters of Honda Bay. Snakes Island, Starfish Island, Pandan Island, Señorita Island and Bat Island are some of the islands that will enthral you. Each has its own character and beauty. The Starfish Island, for example, is an island where you’ll find different sizes and colors of starfish or the sea stars. Bat Island, on the other hand, is an incredible place where you’ll witness hundreds of bats flying and making their way out from their haven. These islands are just two of the must-see islands, there’s more to explore.
Dive into the undersea paradise of Palawan where marine creatures are waiting to be discovered. Swim and witness the underwater oasis of Palawan where rich marine creatures and abundant fishes will entertain you with their rich, colorful formation. Go and have a plunge!
Palawan is a pro-environment island and is serious when it comes to prioritizing conservation and sustaining the island's development. So while you’re there, don’t forget to enjoy while helping the people of Palawan protect their nature’s treasures. Have a fun trip!
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Note: Prices depend on travel dates and are subject to change without prior notice. Rates are applicable for twin occupancy per person. Surcharge applies during peak season. Credit card payments are subject to 5% surcharge. Group rates are available upon request. Valid until March 31, 2013 only.