Coron Palawan

Experience the best places in Coron Palawan

Coron Palawan, Philippines is fast becoming one of the most popular places to visit in the Philippines. It’s easy to see why Coron has become so popular. It’s the ideal destination for those seeking an off the beaten path destination with beautiful beaches and crystal clear water teeming with underwater life. In addition, Coron Island has been popular with local and foreign backpackers as a budget-friendly destination in the Philippines for some time. Even by the standards of the exceptionally beautiful region of Palawan, Coron stands as the jewel of the Coron is famous as a paradise for diving to watch coral and walking on deep white and blue sand beaches.

If you would like to come here to enjoy a tour of discovery and vacation in the true sense, you should rent a boat to float on the beach with a band of indigenous people to be able to mix in Philippines traditional songs and dances.

In addition, there are many other interesting activities that you cannot miss when coming here.

  • You can try to hike up Mt Tapyas - one of the most popular attractions on Coron Island.
  • Visit to Baclayon Museum and Runs Ermita ancient chapel with ancient fortresses: This is considered the remnants of Spain's colonial period until now. It is not only of historical value but also a tourist destination that should not be missed in Coron Island, Phlippines.
  • Island Hopping around Coron: It is also possible to hire a boat for island hopping around Coron Palawan to explore islands and beaches that are farther out. These are often combined with stops at coral gardens and reefs for snorkeling. Some islands that will make you want to stay in Palawan forever include: Malcapuya, Banana and Bulog Dos.
  • Watch dolphins at sea at dawn. (From Bohol just across a bridge you can go to Panglao. The best time of the day to see the dolphin flock jumping in front of the boat around 5 am to 7 am).
  • Swing zipline through Loboc River: These experiences are for those who love the adventurous feeling. You can choose to zipline from one mountain to another and watch the peaceful Loboc River on the bottom.
  • Swim and Kayak the Twin Lagoons: One of the best ways to enjoy the views of Coron Palawan is to kayak around the towering limestone cliffs.
  • Snorkel at Siete Pecados Marine Park. There are many snorkeling sites in Palawan Philipines and one of our favorites is Siete Pecados Marine Park

Some notes:

  • Taxi in the Philippines has 2 types: fixed price (white car) and price basing on running meter (yellow car), fixed type is usually 2 to 3 times more expensive than the other type.
  • Food on Coron Island is also very cheap, but the seafood dishes are not really delicious, the vegetables in the restaurant are very few, the people here mainly eat Western fastfood food, favor American and Korean food.
  • When leaving Busuaga airport in Coron, you must pay an airport fee of 100 Pesos per person.
  • There are no international straight flights to Coron Island so you have to go to Manila and continue to fly here. There are two airlines in Manila to get this island including Pacific Cebu and the Philippine national airline. Another way to get to Coron Island is to take a shuttle bus from Manila for 150 pesos/one way. Just off the airport door and you can catch it.
  • From El Nido to Coron has only one mean of transport, which is a boat which is relatively small boat and it will takes 8 hours to get there. Departure time from 8:00 am to Coron at 4:00 pm. Fares is 1,400 Peso, some places you can reduce to 1,300 Peso. You have to pay an additional 20 Peso of environmental fees when arrive at the port. Fares include simple lunches.

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