Top 15 Things to Do on your Palawan Honeymoon

Choosing what to do and where to go on your honeymoon is really mind boggling especially if you really want to make it a little different and adventurous. Palawan is a heavenly place which is perfect for your romantic yet adventurous getaway. To make it easier the time you head to the Philippines, TWV has narrowed down all the Top 15 Things to Do on your Palawan Honeymoon. Happy Reading!

Top 15 Things to Do on your Palawan Honeymoon

1. See the Magnificent Underground Rivers in Puerto Princesa

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Puerto Princesa Underground River is in the Subterranean River National Park located at the Sabang port. It is 80 kilometers north of the Puerto Princesa City Center.

Your tour at the cave will start by using canoe that can take up to 9 passengers including the guide. Passengers will also use life jackets and hard hats. Once you get inside, the place is totally dark but there’s a torchlight provided in the front seat. Most species you’ll see inside are bats and cave Swiftlets. As the guide navigates you through the cave, it is time for you to amaze and use your imagination as you see different rock formations everywhere in the cave.

2. Experience Luxury at the El Nido Resorts

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You will totally amazed as you reached the beautiful place of Palawan and experience the warm welcome from the staffs of the resorts such as Lagen Island, Miniloc Island, and Pangulasian Island.

Lagen Island has water cottages enhanced with the presence of shallow lagoon surrounded by a rainforest and limestone cliffs. Miniloc Island resembles a coastal village with beautiful cottages where travelers have many options. The Pangulasian Island contains 42 modern and spacious beach villas.

3. Be Mesmerized by the Beautiful Fireflies at Iwahig River

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Iwahig River is almost 12 meters deep. It is a simple place yet the experience here is priceless as you seen the fireflies produce light at night. You will feel like you are watching a theatrical presentation as the fireflies try to please its audience. The best way is to see and experience these magnificent creatures personally. You can take pictures but remember not to put a flash on the insects!

4. Go Scuba Diving at the Gorgeous Coron Palawan

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Coron Island offers beautiful diving sites and stunning scenery. Experience the feeling of an exploration expedition as you try the diving sites that showcase the wonder of the marine life of Palawan province. Over 30 dive sites are recorded in Coron such as Okikawa Maru, Lusong Gunboat, Morazan, Cathedral Cave and more.

5. Have a Laid Back time at El Nido

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El Nido was a very stunning place. Most beautiful photos of the beaches you might have seen over the Internet are from the island hopping tours like Nacpan beach, Las Cabanas Beach, Hidden Beach, Secret Lagoon Beach and more. You will absolutely love El Nido and you will definitely go back to the paradise after your visit here.

6. See Amazing Marine Life at Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park

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Experience the dramatic underwater terrain as you see the biodiversity and the breathtaking marine animals such as turtles, manta rays, and sharks. Tubbataha Reef is an isolated location and can only be visited on a live aboard boat.

7. Go Island Hopping at Honda Bay

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Island hopping at Honda Bay is one of the great things to do in Palawan during your honeymoon. You can also find nice Island resorts in here such as Lili, Cowrie, Pandan, Starfish, Pamalican, Entalula, and Simizu.

Be amazed on its crystal clear water and the magnificent sight of the underwater world down below is enchanted and colorful to the sight of everyone.

8. Sunbathe on the Most Beautiful Beaches in the World

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Aside from diving and exploring the waters of Palawan, it is also nice to relax and sunbathe on the most beautiful beaches here. You will find several resto-bars where you can buy a drink for you to refresh and sea foods to enjoy.

Check out the beaches like Las Cabanas, Seven Commando, Sabang, Marimegmeg, Calaan, and the Banul Beach. They are highly appreciated for its fascinating view of the sunsets.

9. Go Zip Lining at Mitra’s Ranch

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Mitra’s Ranch is a big ranch which is open to the public without any entrance free from 6 in the morning to 6 in the evening. It has a stunning view overlooking the Puerto Princesa City and the Honda Bay Islands. You can try the adventurous zip lines and other activities such as hiking and horseback riding.

10. Teleport to Africa at the Calauit Safari Park

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If you want a different kind of adventure aside from the wonderful things that Palawan has to offer, you can try the Safari Park at Calauit Island and you can experience the African adventure here only in the Philippines.

You will witness the African and Philippine animals such as giraffes, zebras, Calamian deer, bearcat, porcupines, Palawan peacock and more.

11. Wade through the Sabang Mangrove Forest

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Sabang Mangrove Forest is a community-based ecotourism project. The mangrove trees or the ‘bakawan’ here in Sabang are centuries old. As you have a paddle boat tour in the beautiful mangrove forest you will encounter species such as crickets, monkeys, and Cat Snakes hanging above trees. At the end of the tour they will ask you if you want to plant mangrove saplings just to help the conservation process.

12. Explore the Magnificent Caves in Tabon

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The caves in Tabon are elevated up to 100 meters at its highest point. The four caves in Tabon will give you a wonderful experience seeing 22 thousand years old of a human skull and 47 thousand years old of jewelry and pottery which is evidence that people lived in this place a long time ago.

13. Watch Dolphins at Puerto Princesa Palawan

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Watch the dolphins as they play, jump, twist in the water. It will give you additional great water experience at Puerto Princesa Bay. Nothing compares to the feeling of being surrounded by these lovely dolphins as you can also almost touch and play with them.

 14. Enjoy Scenic Views of Barracuda Lake

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Barracuda Lake in Coron Palawan is known for its underwater views of sunken Japanese ships from World War II. The area is absolutely stunning and breathtaking. The lake was named Barracuda because of the large Barracuda skeleton found within its water. It is completely unique dive spot here in Palawan.

15. Chase Waterfalls in Port Barton, Pamoayan Falls

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Aside of island hoping and getting your tan on the beach you can try a hike to Pamoayan Falls. Enjoy the refreshing beauty of nature as you stay near the basin of the falls. As you take the trail you will pass through streams and boulders before heading down the cottage near the basin of the falls.

Palawan is considered as the best place for island hoping but you should spend more days here because it has a lot to offer. We hope that you already listed our Top 15 Things to Do on your Palawan Honeymoon and we wish you a great honeymoon with your loved one.

Get Insured on your Honeymoon

Do remember to purchase your travel insurance before embarking on your honeymoon. Insurance is key to safeguarding yourself against expensive medical costs or luggage losses.

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