Dubbed as an island paradise in the Philippines, Palawan is a popular choice when it comes to vacations and relaxing excursions. The natural beauty of the place gives a different travel bliss incomparable to others. Over the years, Palawan has emerged to be one of the best places in the world to spend your holidays. And every year, the place just gets even better. To showcase Palawan’s magnificence, here are 8 inspiring travel photos that will surely encourage you to pack your bags and journey to this island paradise in the Western Pacific.
1.Apulit Island Resort
A beautiful resort located in the northeastern part of El Nido,Palawan,Apulit Island is a place of fun and excitement. Whether you wish to snorkel, go for an island-hopping exploit or paddle boarding, the place is a perfect venue for all those activities. With breathtaking views and a peaceful ambience, Apulit Island is the ideal spot for both pleasure and relaxation. It is indeed a charming haven in Palawan.
2.Mount Tapyas, Coron
One of the dominant peaks in Coron is Mt. Tapyas. Being one of the primary land features of the island, it grants the best overlooking view of the town of Coron. Hiking to the summit of Mt. Tapyas is no easy undertaking, but the challenge is totally worth every sweat. With the view you’ll get to see along the way, going through the journey becomes a rewarding adventure.
3.Bragi Island, Balabac
Long stretches of fine-white sand and crystal clear waters makes up Bragi Island in Balabac. The spotless character of the place is definitely incomparable, with its setting that seems to have been carved out from the movies. Peaceful atmosphere and captivating views; what more can you really ask for?
Among the islands of El Nido, Palawan is Cadlao Island. With a land area of 1,006 hectares, it is the largest island in El Nido. Cadlao is surrounded with mesmerizing blue green waters and walled-in by tall limestone karsts. Its clear waters are perfect for swimming and snorkeling adventures. Kayaking in the island is also a commendable activity for you to do, especially when exploring the island’s nooks.
One of the best waterfalls to explore in Coron is Concepcion Falls. It is a shadowy falls within the wilderness of Coron that offers an exceptional nature adventure. The quiet setting makes loosening up a beautiful experience to enjoy. Nothing but the echoes of nature and the soothing sounds of the pouring water to accompany you during your rest in this refreshingly natural tub.
6.Snorkeling in Coron
The waters of Coron are renowned for its clarity. It is so clear that you can easily look down and see what’s underneath the surface. Snorkeling in Coron is one of the best water activities that you can do when you’re in the island. The water is rich with marine life with a variety of marine species for you to discover.
7.Lounge by the beach, Coron
The tranquil ambiance of Coron makes it an opportune place to rest at. The broad shoreline of the beach makes the best spot for some de-stressing. The beautiful seascape serves as your view with shade-giving palm trees and thick forests as your backdrop. Watch the blue skies in the distance as it gives way to the sunset or settle in during the midday by the shore and witness how the sun bids goodbye to the day.
A first-class municipality, Taytay is one of the raw gems in Palawan. It is oftentimes referred to as the unexplored paradise in the island. With its unspoiled natural beauty, Taytay makes the best place in Palawan to get lost in. It has a rich mantle of rainforest and several virgin beaches that display healthy corals and colorful fishes.
Traveling to Palawan means get served a diversity of adventures. With the number of attractions that the island has, it can sometimes be hard to pick which ones to begin your journey from. Still, whatever you might choose and wherever you might end up in your travel to this island paradise, it will totally be met with satisfaction. The place gives nothing short of an unparalleled travel enjoyment.
Carmela Alvarez is an editor/customer service representative of ‘Let’s Palawan‘.
She’s a 20-something bubbly and adventurous female who loves to take selfies.
Her aim is to share her travel experience and inspire fellow travelers.