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San Vicente is a secret beach getaway that is under the radar, for now. So before it gets filled, buy your tickets, pack your bags and enjoy the privacy.
Come and discover the stunning San Vicente’s Long Beach lined with golden sand, palm trees, and gorgeous blue water.
When to go:
San Vicente peak season starts in November and ends nearly in May.
San Vicente is still a relatively unknown travel destination in Palawan, hence it never gets crowded, even during the peak season and public holidays.
However, due to the limited number of hotels in San Vicente, it’s advisable to book the rooms in advance if you are planning to travel for Christmas and New Year.
The rainy seasons starts in June and lasts till October. August is the wettest month.
One of the downsides of San Vicente is that there are not many things to do when it rains.
Events and Festivals
The most important festival in San Vicente is the Malagnang Festival. The word “Malagnang”, in the local dialect literally means “Mud” which signifies fertile soil that gave life and prosperity to the early settlers of the town. This annual celebration is held in June.
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Attractions You Should Consider Visiting:
- Long Beach
- German Island
- Boayan Island
- Exotic Island
- Paradise Island
- Papawyan Falls
- Cacnipa Island
Classic San Vicente Tour Options:
- Port Barton Island Hopping: discover some of the beautiful islands and snorkeling sites in Port Barton.
- Boayan Island: discover the biggest island in San Vicente. It has secluded white sand beaches, lush forest, and spectacular marine life.
What to bring along:
This is our beach packing list to help you pack everything you will need for a great trip to San Vicente.
- Cotton t-shirts
- Loose Pants
- Flip Flops
- Beach Bag
- Beach Pareo
- Beach Towel
- Refillable Water bottle
- A good book/Kindle
- Waterproof camera
- Insect repellent
- Cash in local currency
Grilled food and drinks are served in the few establishments along the Long Beach. There is also an open-air food court near the public market, pier and tourist office with several stalls serving fruit shakes, grilled specialties, seafood and Filipino dishes.