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Palawan Ecological Adventure Trail Day Trip

Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Awesome One-Day Hike But Be Prepared

This a beautiful, and for some, once in a lifetime event. I have experience hiking in predominantly... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Frank B
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Chicago, Illinois
A spot of nature

The Palawan Ecological Adventure is a great spot for families,located in the heart of the Palawan... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
maximuim
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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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The Palawan Ecological Adventure Trail is the first of its kind in Palawan. The trail allows hikers to trek through the pristine forests and mountains of Palawan, the last frontier of The Philippines on either overnight or day hikes. This 27.9km trail traverses the jungle and mountains of Barangay Irawan and Barangay Simpocan. The starting point is only 10km from Puerto Princesa City
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Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

This a beautiful, and for some, once in a lifetime event. I have experience hiking in predominantly desert, forest, and summit mountains primarily in Southern California as well as the Pacific Northwest. I like to think I am often prepared with the correct gear (clothing,...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2016

The Palawan Ecological Adventure is a great spot for families,located in the heart of the Palawan forests,this is a great place for families,friends alike.They have a family area for entertainment,they have a great walk through area to teach people about the local's ,this is a...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

So you landed at Puerto... not that great of first impression but... wait for it... Do your self a favor call Harold 09399578017 He is a tricycle driver and a great guy. We met him outside the hotel. For 700P he gave us the best...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

The overnight trek of Mt Beaufort is a great experience. The hike is a total of 28 kilometers, and the top is about 1000 m above sea-level. The first few kilometers are easy hiking along dirt roads and not yet very spectacular. The higher you...More

1  Thank Corianne V
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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

I have done a few hikes around the Phillppines and this one is one of my favorites. In a country that has so many beautiful spots, Palawan has to be my favorite because of how untouched a lot of the landscape is. Its great to...More

3  Thank Grommie
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Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

My friend and I recently discovered this hike after looking up hike's to do in Puerto Princesa. We set aside a couple of days for the hike and are so glad we did. We love bird watching and got to see so many native birds,...More

1  Thank AmyJay1
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Mike Y
21 October 2017|
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Response from Frank B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mike, we just completed this hike Nov 15-16, 2017 and drank the spring water. There are about 3-4 stream crossings where you can collect and the guides advise its safe to drink. No complications so far however, had I... More
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Ken K
10 October 2015|
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Response from Blake L | Property representative |
Hi Ken, For an over night hike, you would start as early as possible, around 6-7am. The hike is two full days of 8-10 hours, ending on the west coast of Palawan around 5pm the second day. A day hike is really up to you... More
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