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1. Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm

Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm

1 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm is one of the big prisons located at Barangay Iwahig, close to Puerto Princesa City in Palawan. Today, this unique prison without the bars houses over 5000 inmates. Travellers can take a tour of the farm to understand and know the operations of the farm.

2. Underground River National Park

Underground River National Park

29 km
from city center
2 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa's underground river is one of the seven modern wonders of the world and is the most popular attraction of the city. Discovered in the '90s, the underground river is a protected UNESCO heritage site and the pride of the Philippines.

3. Honda Bay

Honda Bay

11 km
from city center
3 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Honda Bay is located on the eastern shore of Puerto Princesa city and is an area for the commercial fishery. A 25-minute drive from the centre of Puerto Princesa City on the east leads to Honda Bay, a popular area for the locals to hang out in the evening. The Bay area is rich in many species of starfishes that are found in large numbers close to the coast.

4. Baker's Hill

Baker's Hill

4 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Baker's Hill is a theme park located on the hills outside the city of Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. The park has a restaurant, cafe, a botanical garden, leisure park, orchards and a play area for kids. The park is quite colourful with many big colourful sculptures.

5. Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center

Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center

5 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Formerly famous as Crocodile conservation centre, many species of endangered animals including ostriches, are protected here. Palawan Wildlife Rescue center is home to many species of newly hatched and full-grown crocodiles including a few rare and endangered species.

6. 1730 Jesuit House

1730 Jesuit House

6 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Jesuit House of 1730 or The Museo De Parian is an ancient heritage house located in Parian district of Cebu city in the Philippines. Once serving as the centre of the Christian religious community, it is now converted into a museum showcasing the history of Jesuits through memorabilia.

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7. Island Nature tour

Island Nature tour

7 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Island Nature tour is one of the famous activities for tourists visiting Boracay city in the Philippines. It is a tour to a wildlife centre.The guided tours start with a boat trip to the island, followed by a small hike through the jungle to reach the wildlife reserve. You can sign-up for a tour to spot tropical fauna and wildlife including different types of monkeys, birds, deers and also bears.

8. Puerto Princesa Bay cruise & dolphin watching

Puerto Princesa Bay cruise & dolphin watching

8 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Dolphin watching is one of the famous tourist activities in the city centre of Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. These cruises begin at Puerto Princesa Bay in the city centre and go around the nearby islands, which are also inhabited by the Badjao Tribe, a community of sea gipsies.

9. Palaweño Brewery

Palaweño Brewery

9 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Palaweño Brewery is a craft brewery and bar located in the city of Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. It was established in 2013 and is the first and the only local brewery in the Palawan region. It is also the first female-owned brewery.

10. Mitra’s Ranch

Mitra’s Ranch

10 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Mitra’s Ranch is a former private property owned by the family of the late Senator Ramon Mitra on the hills situated in Sta Monica Heights outside the city of Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. It is a popular tourist attraction for its excellent location surrounded by green hills. There is a viewpoint from where you can enjoy beautiful panoramic views of the town.

11. Plaza Cuartel

Plaza Cuartel

11 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Plaza Cuartel is a national historic site located in the city of Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. It is a lovely, well-maintained site with a green garden and is one of the popular places for the locals and tourists visiting the city.

12. Crown Regency Sky Experience

Crown Regency Sky Experience

12 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Crown Regency is a hotel located in Cebu city in the Philippines. Sky Experience is a lovely adventure park. The huge area spread across three floors in this hotel from the 35th to the 38th floor includes many adventurous water activities. The most popular activity is the Edge Coaster, which is a two-seater coaster that slowly revolves around the edge of the 38th floor.

13. Immaculate Conception Cathedral

Immaculate Conception Cathedral

13 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Immaculate Conception Cathedral is a historic church located in the city of Puerto Princesa in Palawan, Philippines. The Cathedral is an essential place of worship for the locals who attend masses regularly. It was built by the Spanish rulers in 1865 to celebrate an expedition in the sea. It is beside Plaza Cuartel, another historical monument in the city centre close to the bay.

14. Puerto Princesa Baywalk

Puerto Princesa Baywalk

14 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa Baywalk is an open seaside space located next to the port area close to Sandoval street in Puerto Princesa City in the Philippines. The Baywalk is spacious, clean and has a lot of seating options to enjoy the views of the sea.

15. Dos Palmas Resort

Dos Palmas Resort

15 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Dos Palmas Resort is a luxurious resort located on Dos Palmas island in the city of Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. It is situated next to the Dos Palmas Eco Zone (DPEZ) and is a conservation centre for marine life.

16. Kayaking in Puerto Princesa

Kayaking in Puerto Princesa

16 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Kayaking is one of the famous tourist activities in the city of Puerto Princesa. Plenty of islands are accessible by boat trips, which are ideal for kayaking. Kayak boat tours are available from Puerto Princesa Bay to Honda Bay which comprises Starfish Island, Pambato Reef, Luli and Cowrie islands.

17. Iwahig Firefly Watching & Mangrove Forest

Iwahig Firefly Watching & Mangrove Forest

17 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

The Iwahig river is located close to the city of Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. The areas along the river are home to dense mangrove forests that can be visited on a boat. Travelers can also watch hundreds of fireflies amidst these forests after the sunset.

18. Palawan Tribal Village and Butterfly Farm

Palawan Tribal Village and Butterfly Farm

18 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Palawan Tribal Village and Butterfly Farm is a park located close to the city centre of Puerto Princesa in the Philippines. Formerly called the Butterfly Park, it is an ecological garden which is home to a variety of species of butterflies, insects and reptiles. The park also has a tribal village, which is a conservation centre for a tribe of Palawan which exists close to the park.

19. water sports in Puerto princesa

water sports in Puerto princesa

19 out of 19
places to visit in Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa, the capital of the Palawan region in the Philippines is blessed with plenty of beaches and scores of remote islands, which are popular among the tourists for watersports. Travelers can kayak, go scuba diving, snorkel, and swim in these beaches. Parasailing, Jetski, Banana boat, Sailboat, sports fishing, fly fishing and surfing are other activities that tourists can enjoy.

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