Things to Do in Palawan

Things to Do in Palawan

Make the most out of your Palawan trip by looking at the top things to do here:

Island Hoping

Island hopping is something you cannot miss when you are planning to visit here. On a comfortable boat, you will cruise along the island’s coast to the beaches of El Nido and Puerto Princesa. There are many resorts that offer island hopping with lunch and snorkelling inclusion so opt to that. Just make sure to be clear with the schedule as you don’t want the boat to leave you or be the cause of the delay.

Rock Climbing

Going to the island is an adventure itself. However, if you want are seeking for more, go for rock climbing. There are many cliffs and indoor rock climbing facilities that the place offer. Just make sure to use safety equipment and don’t climb rock that is too dangerous. Best hire a local tour guide when doing this to ensure your safety.

Bird and Firefly Watching

Another interesting experience while in Palawan is to watch endemic birds and fireflies. Not only you will enjoy the view but you will also learn, as the boatman who will take you to the place will give you details and trivia about these species.


One of the things that people look forward to when visiting here is the food. This place is not only famous for crocodile sisig and tapa but for their seafood too. You can buy seafood at the local market or go to the restaurants for fresh crabs, clams and fishes.


Forbes magazine named Coron as one of the ten best diving sites in the world. The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River was considered as a UNESCO Heritage Site. So, don’t miss the chance to see the wreck ships and pleasant rock formation. You can also have an up close and personal encounter with different marine creatures such as colourful fishes and whale sharks. Sangat Island Dive Resort one of the diving Resorts in the Philippines offer affordable hotel rate with diving packages.