Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park

This is the administrative center of the Palawan Islands has frequently been named as the greenest city in the cleanest city in the Philippines. There are a large number of attractions to the city, including such things as beaches and a wildlife preserve. This is not only a true nature lover’s paradise but it is also a location that is perfect for romance.

There are a great many attractions that you will find on Puerto Princesa. We have already talked about the Subterranean River National Park that is here, that is been declared one of the best locations for people to visit on the whole planet. Winding underground river that has a path along the side of it creates for one of the most fun and adventurous activities that you will find anywhere on earth.

Honda Bay has several small slits to it that include beautiful beaches. This is not only a great place to go swimming, but you will love the snorkeling and scuba diving that is available as well. Honda Bay is about 25 minutes from the main city area, making it an easy journey to reach. There you will find great restaurants, shops, and a wharf where you can join a tour.

Some of the other interesting things you will find in Puerto Princesa being with the Iwahig Penal Colony. It is not often that a penal colony as a favorite destination, but this is the true exception. This is a true correctional facility where it is more of a farming community than an actual prison. Inmates not only live with their families but they work on the farm together. You will also find a large number of hand-carved crafts made by the inmates that tourists can buy.

The Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center is also located here. This used to be a crocodile farm, and still holds a large number of crocodiles, but there are many other species of animals here as well.

Baker’s Hill is like a poor man’s version of Disneyland. You will find the Shrek treehouse here, and their other amusement oriented activities and rides. Palawan State University is not far away which holds a small museum.

For those looking for more savage kinds of activities, there is cockfighting that is offered. There are actually quite a few arenas around the area where the sport goes on. You can not only watch these events but bet on them as well. They even allow photographing and video taking of the events.

Puerta Princesa is a great many restaurants to eat and, but where they really excel is in the nightlife. There are spectacular bars and clubs that attract people from all over the world. The Kweba Resto Bar is a club that has live reggae music every weekend, and is packed every weekend. Casa Nieves is like a small club movie theater, where local projects are shown. It’s a very cool place to hang out.

Deep Forest Garden Inn


Located on Palawan Island, Deep Forest Garden Hotel features an outdoor swimming pool and 3 dining options. Free WiFi access and parking is available on-site.

All rooms at Deep Forest Garden Hotel are air-conditioned, and includes a flat-screen cable TV and a safety deposit box. Spacious and airy, the rooms are furnished with traditional wooden décor, yet equipped with modern amenities.

The hotel operates a 24-hour front desk, and guests are able to find a mini store, pool table and Jacuzzi. For dining, guests can patronise the al fresco restaurants, or even enjoy cuisines at the fine dining restaurant which is equipped with a wine cellar.

Deep Forest Garden Hotel is a short 5-minute drive from the airport and a 8-minute taxi or tricycle ride to the city centre


Acacia Tree Garden Hotel

White Mediterranean-inspired villas with free Wi-Fi are offered at Acacia Tree Garden Hotel, a beach-side property with an outdoor pool and massage treatments. Free 2-way airport transfers are provided from Puerto Princesa International Airport, just a 4-minute drive away. Surrounded by tropical gardens, it also has a 24-hour front desk and free on-site parking.

Enjoying views of the pool and gardens from a private balcony, each non-smoking guestroom is equipped with a flat-screen TV and electric kettle. En suite bathrooms are fitted with hot water showers and free toiletries.

Acacia Tree Garden Hotel is a short 4-minute walk from Island Divers Palawan. The scenic Prestine Beach is a 6-minute drive away.

Day trips and car rentals can be arranged at the tour desk. For recreation, guests can play billiards or darts. The hotel also provides meeting rooms, laundry services and luggage storage.

Acacia Tree Garden Cafe serves both local and international dishes. Packed lunches are also available. In-room dining is possible with room service.


Adventurers Place

Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Adventurers Place offers accommodation in Puerto Princesa, 7 km from Honda Bay. Free private parking is available on site.

A TV is offered.

You will find free shuttle service at the property.

Balinsasayaw Restaurant – Rizal is 1 km from Adventurers Place, while Immaculate Conception Cathedral is 300 m away. The nearest airport is Puerto Princesa Airport, 3 km from the property.