Cultural Heritage

Discover Palawan’s fascinating history and traditions

Whenever “Palawan” is mentioned, the first thing that comes to people’s minds are the majestic sceneries that are found in the island that was recently proclaimed as the most beautiful island in the world for the second time.

However, Palawan is more than just crystal clear waters and white sand beaches. Palawan’s culture is very fascinating. Its unique cultural heritage consisting of a blend of tribal traditions and Spanish culture elements.

People

Batak woman in Palawan

History

Entrance to Plaza Cuartel in Puerto Princesa

Calendar of Events

Handicraft

Souvenir shop in Palawan

Festivals

Queen of the Balayong Festival in Puerto Princesa