Puerto Princesa City is a popular tourist destination located on the eastern coast of Palawan Island in the Philippines. It is known for its stunning natural attractions, including the famous Underground River, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city is also home to beautiful beaches, lush forests, and diverse wildlife, making it a haven for nature lovers. In addition to its natural wonders, Puerto Princesa City also offers a range of cultural and historical sites, such as the Immaculate Conception Cathedral and Plaza Cuartel. The city’s vibrant food scene and friendly locals add to its charm and appeal.
Puerto Princesa City tour is a great way to start your vacation in Palawan, as it provides a perfect introduction to the city’s highlights.
Meet at the hotel and depart for a 3-hour sightseeing tour of Puerto Princesa city.
Drive along Rizal Avenue and pass by the City Hall and Baywalk. Visit the Immaculate Conception Cathedral and the Plaza Cuartel, a restored ruin of a Japanese military base built during World War II.
Next, head to the St. Monica area, where you can visit either the Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center (formerly known as Crocodile Farm) or the Palawan Butterfly Garden.
After that, continue on to Mitra’s Ranch for a panoramic view of Puerto Princesa, and then visit Baker’s Hill to enjoy the beautiful garden landscape and taste some local delicacies. Finally, return to your hotel after the tour.
Immaculate Conception Cathedral: Located in the heart of Puerto Princesa, this beautiful Catholic cathedral is known for its impressive architecture and peaceful ambiance.
Plaza Cuartel: Once a World War II garrison, this historic site has been transformed into a public park and memorial to honor the soldiers who lost their lives during the war.
Palawan Rescue and Conservation Centre: This center is dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of endangered species, particularly the Philippine crocodile and other native animals.
Butterfly Farm: A lovely attraction that allows visitors to learn about different species of butterflies and their life cycles, all while walking through a beautiful garden filled with colorful flowers.
Baker’s Hill: A popular tourist destination known for its delicious baked goods and picturesque surroundings. Visitors can enjoy a variety of sweet treats while strolling through the hill's beautifully landscaped gardens.