If you have a limited amount of time in El Nido, Las Cabañas Beach is probably your best option. It’s the closest pristine white sand beach you can get to from downtown El Nido, located just 15 minutes ride from the city.
Nacpan Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in Palawan and it is found right here in El Nido. Located 21.2 kilometres away from the centre of El Nido, it will take you approximatly 45 minutes by transport to get there. After going on an Island Hopping tour, everyone who comes to El Nido usually spend a day in Nacpan Beach.