Palawan , officially the Province of Palawan, is an archipelagic province of the Philippines that is located in the region of MIMAROPA. It is the largest province in the country in terms of total area of jurisdiction. Its capital is the city of Puerto Princesa, but the city is governed independently from the province as a highly urbanized city.
The islands of Palawan stretch between Mindoro in the northeast and Borneo in the southwest. It lies between the South China Sea and the Sulu Sea.
Home to the oldest human ancestor, Tabon Man, who lived in the island 50,000 years ago, found in Tabon Cave, in the municipality of Quezon.
Palawan is undeniably one of the best island in the world, you can find the most beautiful islands in the world between El Nido (Bacuit Archipelago), Linapacan Island, and Coron, where you can find the diverse aquatic life and the most beautiful corals you'll ever see.
What more, its not just famous for beautiful islands, but also, one of the 7th Wonder of Nature, can be found here, the Underground River, the longest underground river in the world.
The Tubbataha Natural Park also known as Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park, is a protected area of the Philippines located in the middle of the Sulu Sea. The uninhabited islands and reefs are part of the island municipality of Cagayancillo, Palawan. In December 1993, the UNESCO declared the Tubbataha Reefs National Park as a World Heritage Site as a unique example of an atoll reef with a very high density of marine species; the North Islet serving as a nesting site for birds and marine turtles. The site is an excellent example of a pristine coral reef with a spectacular 100-m perpendicular wall, extensive lagoons and two coral islands. In 1999, Ramsar listed Tubbataha as one of the Wetlands of International Importance. In 2008, the reef was nominated at the New 7 Wonders of Nature.
So, immerse yourself to the most beautiful island of the world, Palawan, the last frontier of the Philippines, where endless awesomeness of the nature never ends.
El Nido is a Philippine municipality on Palawan island. It’s known for white-sand beaches, coral reefs and as the gateway to the Bacuit archipelago, a group of islands with steep karst cliffs. Miniloc Island is famed for the clear waters of its Small and Big lagoons. Nearby Shimizu Island has fish-filled waters. The area has many dive sites, including Dilumacad Island’s long tunnel leading to an underwater cavern.
Puerto Princesa is a coastal city on Palawan Island in the western Philippines. It's a base for boat trips through the massive limestone caves and underground river of the biodiverse Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park. Dive sites are dotted around Puerto Princesa Bay, home to long-nosed dolphins, turtles and rays. Close to the port is the 19th-century Immaculate Concepcion Cathedral.
Coron, officially the Municipality of Coron is a 1st class municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 51,803 people.
A popular destinations for divers, who wanted to experience the remains of the WWII Japanese Shipwrecks and many of its beautiful dive sites.
" Dubbed as one of the clearest water that you can swim in the world "