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Secret Lagoon Beach

El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
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El Nido Island Hopping: Lagoons and Beaches Including Lunch
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  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
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“small opening” (25 reviews)
“water inside” (5 reviews)
“be careful” (23 reviews)
El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A whole with a small entrance to the lagoon,not much to see .Come time not that busy if possible due to crowds

Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited on 14th of Jan, 2018 (Tour A). The boat left us 40 meters from the beach and the guide encouraged us to swim to the shore, which we did. The water was so shallow that you couldn't kick at all, just use your hands...More

Thank Viljami V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well we enjoyed our island hopping in palawan. To be honest el nido is very crowded now same Like boracay and i am supposed to love our own but comparing el nido to Halong bay in vietnam and phi phi island? These islands are far...More

Thank RaydeCastro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You've paid for the trip so you might as well join the queue but you do have to go through some pain to get there! Do yourself a favour and hire the waterproof shoes - don't wear thongs or go barefoot. Your feet get so...More

Thank Bridget M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're into not so usual beaches, this one's for you. Going inside here, we needed to swim through a small opening. The waves were pretty strong and big at that time. Good thing my husband was a swimmer plus our tour guides are very...More

Thank Arianne Chaezel A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was nice but not as nice as the small and big lagoon. We were there when there was a huge group of people so the lagoon felt very crowded. It was a nice trip regardless

Thank Richelle E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tour A includes all the lagoons, and they are all absolutely stunning, but also all very over crowded. So called "secret" lagoon is no different. This said however, I personally still enjoyed the tour. The waters are like crystal and the cliff faces majestic and...More

Thank LookFurther
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Swim from your boat to a small hole in the cliff. The guides will tell you when you swim through between the waves, and then enjoy the beautiful beach.

Thank TheSunToucher
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time at the secret lagoon and even our 5yr old son had a blast. Was worth waking up early to go to avoid the crowd but the water was still a little cold but overall grea.

Thank YES_abroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Timing is everything with this location. If tide is too low there is a lot of rocks and can be tricky but if tide is too high then you won't make the entrance. To get to this lagoon you have to squeeze thru an entrance...More

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