Palawan in the Philippines boasts beautiful beaches and clear waters that's why it should be your next holiday destination. Here’s the top 5 facts you ought to understand about this island in order for you tofully have fun with what it has to offer.
1. The Tabon Man was found in this island.
One of the oldest discoveries about the people who lived in the country, the Tabon Man's remains were found in these caves in Palawan. The National Museum is maintaining this cave complex that travelers can explore.
2. Divers can enjoy the wrecked ships underwater.
Plenty of Japanese warships from the second World War lay under the shallow and deep waters in Busuanga area. A Skeleton Wreck, located in ach clear shallow waters, is available for snorkelers to see.
3. There are more than a thousand island and islets.
Most resorts feature island-hopping deals that you can avail of where they organize the boat rentals and route for you. Another option is to proceed with the Market Pier in Coron to get the best deals from the boatmen.
4. Two places here were nominated as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park showcases an underground river that streams right into the sea. On the other hand, Tubbataha Reef Marine Park, nominated in 1993, is a significant ecosystem for marine life.
5. Spirited individuals will never get bored here.
Palawan offers all sorts of activities for the adventurists. Because of its abundant jungles, there are several locations where you can go hiking, or plan a mountain bike tour.