El Nido is known to be the favorite tourist destination in Palawan, because of its outstanding beaches, towering limestone cliffs, scenic mountains, enchanting lagoons, and many more… When you are in El Nido, the best thing to do is to go on an Island Hopping tour: once here, you must definitely try it out!
There are four kinds of tour to choose from when you go on an Island Hopping: Tour A, B, C, and D. All of which are composed of different packages that will take you to at least 5-6 destinations and it usually covers a whole day of activity.
Tour A is a tour of Lagoons and Beaches. The said tour consists of the following destinations: The famous Big Lagoon, Shimuzu Island, Secret Lagoon with Its magnificent beach surrounded by cliffs., Payong Payong Beach & for ending 7 Commando or Papaya Beach. During this tour you will discover one of the most beautiful tropical lagoons in the world, and you will be able to enjoy beautiful beaches as well as snorkeling spots.
Tour A costs P1,200 / person in a group tour; P7,000 / person for a private tour.
Tour B is a tour going to Caves and Small Islands. This Island Hopping tour consists of the following destinations: Snake Island, Cudognon Cave, Pinagbuyutan Island, Cathedral Cave, and Entalula Island. Definitely an interesting one. You will get to visit a cave and discover a very unique sandbar that connects to islands to each other. You will also enjoy snorkeling as well as white sand beaches open on impressive panoramas.
Tour B costs P1,300 / person in a group tour; P8,000 / person for a private tour.
Tour C is probably the most popular of all tours. It is consists of the following destinations: Talisay Beach, Matinloc Shrine, Helicopter Island, Hidden Beach, and Secret Beach. This tour will take you on a journey between beautiful islands, well-formed hidden beaches and colorful snorkeling spots. If you were to pick only one tour in El Nido, this is probably your top pick.
Tour C costs P1,400 / person in a group tour; P9,000 / person for a private tour.
Last is Tour D, paradise beaches. And since recently, maybe the best one. This tour will take you to the following destinations: Cadlao Lagoon, Small Lagoon, Pasandigan Beach, Paradise Beach, and Austria Beach or a desert one if it’s a private tour. Tour D will take you on a memorable journey through ones of the most charming beaches and lagoons in Palawan. You will have the time to relax on the white sand, to snorkel around and admire the aquatic fauna in quiet area. You will simply enjoy and be amazed of the beauty of nature.
Tour D costs P1,200 / person in a group tour; P7,000 / person for a private tour.