Palawan has over 1,700 dreamy
islands with hidden lagoons,
idden beaches, mystical caves, scaly cliffs, brooding rainfo rest, and vibrant coral reefs.
The highlights include El Nido
‘s Bacuit Bay, Coron Island’s lakes, and Puerto Princesa’s U nderground River.
As the crowds at these major a
ttractions grow, savvy travelers seek out lesser- known attractions.
The southern half of Palawan’
s main island is still largely unexplored.
Seafaring backpackers can expl
ore the remote islands of Lina pacan and Cuyo in the north.
Kayak around North Busuanga or
camp under the stars on the islands of San Vicente.
Although development threatens
some areas, eco-friendly reso rts and adventures are sprouti ng up across the province, and more responsible travelers are making an effort to reduce their environmental footprint