Top 10 Places to Visit in El Nido Palawan

Here is the list of the most beautiful places to visit in El Nido.

Small Lagoon

The Small Lagoon in Bacuit Bay, is definitely the most breathtaking place to see in El Nido. The lagoon with turquoise-green waters and surrounded by towering limestone cliff, is accessible by kayak or by swimming through a hole.

Small lagoon is included in Tour A.


Las Cabanas Beach

Las Cabanas Beach is an amazing place to chill out and enjoy fabulous sunsets and some cocktails. There are plenty of bars and restaurants along the beachfront, so it’s the perfect place to relax and unwind, after a day island hopping.

Las Cabanas Beach is just a short tricycle ride from El Nido town proper.


7 Commandos Beach

Seven Commandos Beach is a beautiful tropical beach with white sand and crystal clear, warm water.

Being the last stop of the Tour A of El Nido island hopping, the Seven Commandos Beach is a great spot for a swim and chilling on the beach.


Snake Island

Originally known as “Vigan Island”, Snake Island is a long S-shaped sandbar that snakes across the water of Bacuit Bay and connects the island to the mainland. On the low tide you can walk on the sandbar and see beautiful starfishes and shells.

Snake Island is one of the most amazing places in El Nido and is part of the Tour B.


Matinloc Island

Matinloc Island is just another beautiful island on Bacuit Bay, El Nido. This island has many spots to take great photos but the true highlight of this island is the panoramic view of the bay you get to see when you reach the top of one of the highest limestone formation.

Matinloc island is included in Tour C.

Secret Lagoon Beach

Don’t leave El Nido without experiencing the Secret Lagoon Beach. It’s a fascinating lagoon with a secluded beach, surrounded by spectacular rock walls and clear blue water. The only way to get there is to swim through a secret tunnel in the rock.

The Secret Lagoon Beach is part of Bacuit Bay island hopping Tour A.

Hidden Beach

This little Hidden Beach is another beautiful and stunning scenery that El Nido has to offer.  The only access to the Hidden Beach is by swimming through a crevice. The views of the jagged limestone cliffs and the clear waters are wonderful from inside.

The Hidden Beach is part of the Tour C. If you book a private tour, you will be able to go there when there are no other tourists and enjoy this little paradise on your own.

Simizu Island

Simizu Island is considered to be the best spot for snorkelling in Nido. It has deep water and a vast variety of corals and fishes.  Apart from the underwater beauty that every traveler wishes to witness, the island boast secluded white sand beaches and turquoise warm water.

Simizu Island is of the scheduled stops on Tour A.

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