In Spanish, it can mean Princess of Ports. Some folks say a lovely but mysterious , princess-like maiden paced the seashore at certain times of the year a long, long time ago. Or it could be the restless haunt of a babaylan, a native priestess and witch doctor who knew how to summon and quiet natures restlessness.
Others claimed the name of sprung form the unique geographical location of the city that protected it form the vagaries of weather and a harbor depth that allowed ships of all sizes to dock. Thruly, all these made the harbor in the city a priced princess among ports.
Yet, historical records bear that the little was given in honor of Princess Eulalia of Spain. She was born in 1864 to the reigning monarch , Queen isabella II, and her consort , Dr. Francis de Asis . The princess met en untimely death , and the grieving queen named the harbor city after her. The princess must be remembered , and named after it is a city with a harbor of such prime and strategic value.
From the midst of time , the harbor city emerged as Puerto princesa , the capital of Majestic Palawan . It is the home another legend , The legend palawan , where the thrills and adventures of a lifetime can begin.
Watch the sun descend long the horizon while cruising around Puerto princesa Bay through the winding Iwahig River. You may wish to windsurf, kayak, or ride the hobbie cat. When night falls, get whisked to a cool evening ride, gently easing into the Palawan waters. Quietly watch the fireflies pu on a magic show of their own, lighting up tree with tiny dancing, flickering lights amidst the vast mangrove forest. Pan your flashlights into the water , where small fishes jump and dance as well.
Welcome to El Rio y Mar Resort Palawan – Palawan Resorts Reservation
The El Rio y Mar Resort Palawan is set amidst 500 meters stretch of beach, distinctive panoramic view with enchanting mangroves and its breathtaking neighboring islands in Palawan. Guest can also relax in the well-maintained infinity pool with cool spring water or indulge in a cool drink at the Port Caltom’s Reef Bar.
The El Rio y Mar Resort Palawan can arranged various activities with trips and tours.
Island Escapade – Spend time alone with friends and loved ones in a beautiful uninhabited island. Choose from our romantic island destinations.
Island Hopping – Hop into our boats as we tour you to three uninhabited islands. Surely, the sights, both above and underwater will not fail to enthrall you.
Bottom Hopping – In lieu of a fishing rod, try your luck with a reel of nylon and some bait out in the open sea. If you do get lucky, bring back your catch and we’ll cook it for you.
Calauit Wildlife Safari Tours – Take a trip to the Philippines’ premiere wildlife sanctuary, Calauit Island. See various species of exotic and endangered Philippine-bred African animals as well as Palawan endemic animals roaming freely.
Coron Island Tour – Spend a whole day exploring awe-inspiring sights of Coron Island – a definite must-see visit Cayangan Lake, Barracuda Lake, Twin Lagoons, Siete Picados, Maquinit Hot Springs and Coron Town.
Dugong Watching – The dugong (sea cow) is an endangered marine mammal which can measure up to 3m long and weigh 400kg, and feeds on seagrass. Dimakya is one of the few areas in the world where dugongs can be observed in their natural habitat.
KokosNuss Garden Resort Palawan – Palawan Resorts Accommodations
KokosNuss Resort Coron Palawan the place where you can relax. KokosNuss is located in Coron, Palawan, Philippines. Rounded hills covered in open grasslands, rivers, jungles, mangrove swamps, mountains and rocks. It’s a wild remote area.
Coron Island Palawan – The main island surrounded by more than 80 smaller islands with emerald clear water, pristine white sand beaches and corals, bubbling of marine life. The small fishermen’s town Coron is the best basis for adventurers, nature-lovers and divers for expeditionss.We organize tours to the highlights of the Calamianes. Or just have a sweet time. Hang around and relax in our cozy exotic garden and enjoy the snacks and cool drinks served by our friendly girls. Take your pleasure of the Philippines Easy Way of Life.. visit Palawan Islands.
Discover Coron, Palawan – Busuanga and its islands offer you some of the most spectacular and varied environments in the Philippines.
KokosNuss Garden Resort Services includes the following:
- Coron Island Tours, snorkeling, swimming, beaching, climb and snorkel the enchanting Cayangan Lake and Barracuda Lake, navigate through beautiful hidden lagoons and bays – sometimes populated by the native Tagbanua-Tribe of northern Palawan.
- Island Hopping tothe numerous islands of the Calamianes Group of Islands.
- Hiking and Climbing. We give you a reliable guide or the necessary tips for your private tours.
- Sea and Dive Safaris customer tailored Scuba dive or snorkel the famous ship wrecks, coral gardens, caves, undersea, hot sources, swim in crystalline water, sunbathe on pristine white beaches, relax and dream while we navigate through the beautiful islands of the Calamianes.
- Horseback Riding
- Wildlife Safaris
In Coron Bay, you have some of the bext wreck diving in ASIA. The wrecks are being well preserved and bristling with marine life. Unitl now more than 12 of them are known. Experience PADI Diving Instructors will accompany you.
Nothing matches the thrill exploring a big wreck. Explore also coral reefs, shoal of fishes, barracudas, mantas, caverns, drop-offs and a hot volcanic lake, We arrange for you and good valued dives and courses with PADI Open Water Certficate
DISCOVERY DIVERS is the perfect quiet and tranquil place to relax. Wake up in he morning to sound of the brids and open your eyes to a spectacular view of the bay.
All the cottages use local natural materials to keep the rooms cool. They are tile floored and available with twin or triple -beds with ensuite shower, sink and toilet. ALL rooms have fans.
CALL or e-mail best rates for room only, room and food package, full dive package or full island hooping package,
Our contact nos: +632 5715989 / 09192105188
Comprising 680 of the Philippine archipelago’s more than 7,000 islands , the Calamianes chain presents a rare opportunity for travelers to explore several natural attractions in one destination. There are lush mangrove forest traversed by quiet rivers that flow out to the sea, where colorful birds can be seen during late afternoon boat rides. Scuba divers love to descend crystal -clear waters of the lakes that lie hidden in the massive rocky outcrops of Coron Island. Around most of the islands stunning coral reefs provide a colorful playground for a wide variety of fish and other undersea creatures. Near Calauit Island lucky divers and snorkelers may spot the elusive dugong or sea cow which feeds on sea grass or the endangered marine turtle.
With some 4 hectares of land area, is idly set in a cove enveloped by rich greens. lagen has one of the best birdwatching sites ans is haven to a high diversity of flora and fauna. Service is topnotch- from it’s club house that caters to every fun and business need to its fantastic range of marine sports facilities. Tours to bring you to the most awesome sights are available. First class accommodations is a guarantee.
So, consider your trip to EL NIDO LAGEN where PARADISE found…..
How aborlan got its name has many legends. One traces its origin to the “Abel nan”, a legendary tree belonging to the gods, who inhabited the place. Another tells how two men who went fishing for the first time in Aborlan. They were frightened by the rise and fall of the tide, so they asked Abenlan from which came the name Aborlan, “Aborland” as the place was once a haven for wild boars. It was only on June 28, 1949 when Aborlan was converted into a municipality pursuant to Executive Order No. 232.
The only town in the Province with an Agricultural University, its establishment in 1910, paved the way for scientific farming in Palawan.
An ideal place for swimming
The cave is located at the mountain interior part of Bgy. Sagpangan in Sitio Ibato
Palawan WESTERN UNIVERSITY CAMPUS
CORON ISLANDS :
SIETE PICADOS : is a Cluster of 7 islets in a marine protection area. With an abundance of corals and fish of many colurs . One of Coron best snorkeling sites .
TWIN LAGOON : has a small opening in a limestone wall linking two lagoons. Enjoy the limestone walls and coral reefs, . At low tide swim the narrow channel between the lagoons, at high tide swim the underwater tunnel.
KAYANGAN LAKE : One of the Philippine’s cleanest lajes. Take a dip in the refereshing turquoise waters . The refreshing lake is lined by sheer limestone cliffs.
91 BEACH is a small , white sandy beach with crystal clear waters and plenty of underwater wildlife to explore.
BANOL BEACH : is one just CORON Islands many white sand beaches,
BARACUDA LAKE : The lake is hidden betweemn cliffs after a 15 minute step trek . There is a strong thermal layer at 14m and a resident baracuda that is said to haunt its waters – so a great place and perfect for diving,
SKELETON WRECK : the keel and ribs of a 25m long steel boat is good for snorkeling . Close to 91 Beach.
MAKINIT HOTSPRINGS with warm therapeutic volcanic waters can be reached by lang or sea . A stop -off point to relax after a hot day on a boat.