Puerto Princesa Subterranean River is one of the amazing tourist spots in Palawan. Did you know that Palawan holds the record of The Best Island in the World?
Palawan was awarded by famous international travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler as the Best Island in the World in 2014. Puerto Princesa Subterranean River was highlighted because it has been declared as the New Seven Natural Wonders of the World.
Palawan is located in MIMAROPA Region in the Philippines. Tourist spots in Palawan are spectacular, it is a great destination for sightseeing, kayaking, spelunking, swimming, scuba diving and more!
There are really many tourist spots in Palawan you can visit this 2017. The following are the Top 10 Tourist Spots in Palawan.
Top 10 Tourist Spots in Palawan
1. Puerto Princesa Subterranean River
Puerto Princesa Subterranean River is irrevocably the number 1 of all tourists spots in Palawan. Featuring karst (formed from dissolved lomestone) mountain, it is very famous for its stalactites, stalagmites and rock formations. The underground river is subject to a tidal flow which directly goes out to South China Sea. It holds the record of the Longest Underground River in the Philippines.
2. Tubbataha Reef
Tubbataha Reef is one of the famous tourist spots in Palawan and known diving site in the Philippines. It is an atoll coral reef system which is divided into North and South. Vast diversity of fishes and marine lifeforms can be found in Tubbataha Reef. Whale Sharks, Manta Rays and Tutles are some of the marine lives you can see there. Although diving in the reef is expensive, many divers around the world loves to drop in Tubbataha Reef.