How do I get from Manila to Palawan?
While there are direct flights from Manila to El Nido, each way costs at least P6,000. Thus, it is advisable to take the flight to Puerto Princesa, then ride a bus to El Nido (travel time by land takes about five to seven hours).
How much is the ferry from Manila to Palawan?
A Ferry ticket is the most expensive option – it will cost you about ₱146,913. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a flight as a flight ticket costs as low as ₱2,079.
How long is the flight from Manila to Palawan?
Non-stop flight time from Manila to Puerto Princesa is around 1 hour 30 minutes. Fastest one-stop flight between Manila and Puerto Princesa takes close to 4 hours .
How long is the ferry from Manila to Coron?
The journey from Manila to Coron takes approx. 11 hours.
Which is better Palawan or Boracay?
Although both the destinations are good options for solo travelers. Boracay attracts more tourists than Palawan, so there are loads of opportunities to make new friends. On the other hand, in Palawan, it’s easy to find less crowded beaches where you can spend some time alone in the serenity this place has to offer.
What is the best time to go to Palawan?
The best time to go to Palawan and its destinations is during the dry summer season, from November to May. The warmest months are from March to April, the summer season in the Philippines. Palawan tours, especially the underground river tour and island-hopping tours, are best maximized during these months.
What is the best area to stay in Palawan?
Most of the best places to stay in Palawan are clustered near El Nido, to the north of the main, 400 mile-long island. Some are on Palawan Island itself, but many are dotted around the Bacuit Archipelago or Coron Island, ensuring plenty of privacy in spectacular tropical surroundings.