Top 5 Places in Palawan for Nature LoversAug 25 2016
By Carmela Alvarez of 'Let's Palawan'.
The island of Palawan is a world-renowned travel destination in the Philippines. Being one of the largest islands in the country, it has been blessed with pristine beaches, crystal waters and an abundance of flora and fauna.
Although Palawan’s beach scenes are remarkable as they are, the island offers more than just its shade-giving palm trees and wide sandbars. To prove that this island paradise has more up its sleeves than just its coastline exhibits, here are the top 5 places in Palawan for nature lovers.
1. Maquinit Hot Springs - Located in Coron, Palawan, Maquinit Hot Springs is nature’s very own hot tub. It is surrounded by the lush greens of the mangrove forest and the open sea, adding up to the already soothing atmosphere of this natural jacuzzi. The warmth of the springs provides comfort to anyone seeking quiet relaxation. After engaging in a tough hike to Mt. Tapyas, to recline in this natural sauna would be a treat to your aching body and sore muscles.
Coron's Enchanting LakeDec 12 2014
Pinay Solo Backpacker – Sat, Dec 6, 2014
They say you won’t have seen Coron if you haven’t explored its lakes and lagoons that are draped by towering jungle-fringed karsts. Boating languidly here is one of the most surreal travel experiences in the Philippines. It will render you speechless and breathless.
Kayangan Lake is part of the ancestral domain of the Coron Tagbanua
Palawan is ‘top island in the world’Oct 22 2014
By Matikas Santos |INQUIRER.net | 2:52 pm | Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
MANILA, Philippines—With its world-renowned underground river, the island of Palawan in the Philippines emerged as the top island destination in a poll by an award-winning US travel magazine.
Beating 147 other islands throughout the world, Palawan was voted as "Top Island in the World” in the 27th annual Readers’ Choice Awards of Conde Nast Traveler magazine.
The magazine announced the results on its website Monday October 20 (US Time) after over 76,600 readers cast their votes.
Huma IslandMar 27 2014
The Huma Island Resort & Spa is a nestled on a remote island in Busuanga- Palawan and set as a 5* Deluxe resort offering breath taking views, gracious living, untouched underwater marine life surrounded by a dozen of sunken Japanese warships and planes which is hailed as one of the top 10 best diving sites in the world.
The Huma Island Resort & Spa is a multi-million USD investment comprises of total 81 villas each with individual Jacuzzi, 7 dining outlets, fitness centre, library, kids room and SPA centre with glass bottom flooring for the first time presented in Philippines.
Palawan world’s best islandJul 04 2013
Palawan has been cited by the New York-based Travel + Leisure magazine as the “World’s Best Island.”
Known globally for its beaches, Palawan joins a worldwide roster of hotels, transportation modes, and destinations that made it among the magazine’s World’s Best Awards.