EL NIDO - Palawan
EL NIDO - PALAWAN HOLIDAYS & TOUR PACKAGES
El Nido is on the northwestern tip of mainland Palawan and is famous for its luxurious resorts and prized birds’ nest soup. But whether you stay in the budget side of town or on its exclusive islands, region of the Philippines it is really a magical place for any visitor to enjoy amazing Holiday Packages from LEx. - from its ageless towering marble cliffs to its white sandy beaches with crystal clear water, many refer to it as paradise. There are over 50 beaches to discover, so many in fact that sometimes you feel as if you are on your own secluded private beach. You will also find enchanting lagoons with tranquil turquoise-green water, caves that can take you to hidden beaches, and a very diverse variety of wildlife can be found easily on your travels El Nido - Palawan is a top destination for island hopping, book your boat, take some food, some drinks in a cool box and disappear into the heavenly marine reserve that is Bacuit Bay ~ " It is truly a relaxing and inspiring place "
Alex Garland wrote "The Beach" while living in Palawan in his place of inspiring serene beauty . . .
The ordinariness (and some might say the ugliness) of El Nido only heightens the contrast between the mundane and the sublime. Spanish for ‘the nest’, El Nido is the gateway to the fabulous Bacuit Archipelago. The town, sandwiched between towering limestone karst cliffs and Bacuit Bay, is cluttered with buildings that creep onto the beach and businesses that cater to tourists. Centre stage is the looming Cadlao Island, just offshore. Taking a room in town means being close to restaurants and beachside bars, but also closer to the everyday sights and sounds; otherwise, you can stay in one of the nearby communities, or splash some cash for accommodation in the archipelago itself. Something of a French invasion is occurring amongst accommodation, restaurant, and other tourism-related businesses. No matter what country you come from, El Nido's beauty and amazing scenery plus crystal clear tropical waters with its other hidden Luxury Islands and Resorts will definitely spoil and seduce you into wanting to stay longer - ForeverScuba diving is also a popular activity here with over 30 dive sites for varying levels and skills; from taking the plunge and learning to dive for the first time, to perfecting your expertise and advancing your qualifications.
Yet El Nido has so many different treasures to offer beyond the obvious. Further activities available include cliff climbing, waterfalls, kayaking, cave exploration, windsurfing, plus you can also hire a motorbike and discover the surrounding north of Palawan. Palawan is frequently referred to as "The Final Frontier". Once you have been here you realize why. Enchanting El Nido is truly breathtaking; many leave, with their lives, changed by this magical place.
Hidden Luxury Islands and Resorts will definitely spoil and seduce you into wanting to stay longer - Forever
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EL NIDO, Palawan -
A Mixture of Luxury, Adventure and Environmental Wonders in Paradise
AFFORDABLE LUXURY IN OVERWATER VILLAS & BUNGALOWS
El Nido Miniloc Island Resort
The most affordable of the El Nido Group’s three private island resorts in the Philippines,
the El Nido Miniloc offers 5 water villas perched just out over its scenic bay. This is an eco-resort
that honors its remote setting, using local materials to build and furnish all the rooms.
There’s no TV or entertainment system, so this is ideal for those looking to escape the
modern world. The best feature of this resort is its breathtaking location on its own island,
just a short ride to several other small and gorgeous islands. The prices are also quite modest
for such a place, making this one of the best value water villas in Asia - Total rooms/suites: 50
PRICE Over Water or Beach Front Luxury villas: from US $455
AFFORDABLE LUXURY IN OVERWATER VILLAS & BUNGALOWS
El Nido Lagen Island Resort
The El Nido Lagen Island resort is the most luxurious (and most expensive) of the three
El Nido hotels in the area, and like the others, it occupies a secluded portion of a small island that is only accessible by boat. The 18 water villas here are beautifully appointed using local materials and are ideal for honeymooners. There are fewer activities available at this resort compared to the others in the group, so this is an ideal place to get away from it all and just relax while enjoying the amazing scenery
Water villas: 18 Total rooms / suites: 50 from US $795
Courtesy of Butch Pablijan
A Little bit of Luxury on APULIT ISLAND
El Nido Resorts’ Eco-Adventure island resort, Apulit Island
set in Taytay Bay in North-eastern Palawan,
offers exciting and exhilarating activities for the thrill-seeker. Guests may climb and rappel down the 60-meter limestone cliff, with birds’ eye view of the whole island. Dive and discover sunken treasures just off the beach, with a Japanese shipwreck and a plethora of marine species to greet guests. Put on headlights and go spelunking in the different caves of Apulit, or hop on the Banca as one go island hopping and snorkeling with the resort’s marine sports guides to identify and explain the different species around the area. The resort’s guest activities coordinators will help plan your adventure-filled holiday.
Apulit Island is also known as the Eco-Adventure resort.
It offers unique and exciting experiences amidst the beautiful natural landscape of Taytay, Palawan.
20 Loft Water Cottages are located Each Water Cottage has a 26sqm floor area and can accommodate a maximum of two persons. surrounding islands, and dramatic limestone cliffs. There are 30 Water Cottages built around the main cove of the island. The cottages are all built on stilts, perched above the sea with an unobstructed view of Palawan’s azure Taytay Bay,Apulit Island has 50 water cottages that combine traditional Filipino architectural style with contemporary design. on the western cove. Each two-level Loft Water Cottage has direct access to the sea from its private veranda. It has a total floor area of 60sqm and fits four persons.
These cottages are on stilts and are ideal for couples.
Each Water Cottage has a private veranda overlooking the sea and can fit up to 2 persons.
Loft Water Cottage
Perfect for families or group of friends, the Loft Water Cottage can fit up to 4 persons.
It has stairs that gives you direct access to the sea.
EL NIDO RESORTS - PRIVATE CHARTER FLIGHTS FROM MANILA-ELNIDO (VIA ISLAND TRANSVOYAGER)
One Way Fare - PhP 5990 per adult / PhP 4790 per chd (2-11 years old) / PhP 3990 (infant below 2 years old)
Roundtrip Fare - PhP 11,990 per adult / PhP 8,990 per child (2-11 years old) / PhP 3990 (infant below 2 years old)
Schedule: Manila to El Nido
ETD - 0700H / 1100H / 1500H
ETA - 0800H / 1200H / 1600H
Schedule: El Nido to Manila
ETD - 0900H / 1300H / 1700H
ETA - 1000H / 1400H / 1800H
*Rates subject to change without prior notice.*Rates additional to Accommodation Prices *
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EL NIDO - PALAWAN - PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE YOU LEAVE FOR
The electric power is available to El Nido, from 2pm to 6am.
Also, you will not find any banks here, although you can change foreign currency and travelers' cheques at a couple of places and of course along the beachfront the chance to unwind and watch.
A number of bars offer different entertainment including billiard, dancing, live music, karaoke.
Particular restaurants also have foreign influence including French, German, Swiss and Australian.
From plates of seafood to meat dishes, salads, pasta, stews there is something for everyone. These restaurants scattered around the town offering various foods to suit most palates. Seafood is a local specialty, in fact, many fish are exported to Manila, and on to other South East Asian countries.
Credit cards are accepted only in a few places, albeit at an increased rate.
There are also no telephone lines so communication is mostly via mobile phones
The Uniqueness Of El Nido makes it a MUST for every Traveler to visit