Banol Beach

Coron Town

A common stop on island-hopping trips to Coron Island is Banol Beach, a small sandy area with shelter from the sun.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Coron Town attractions

1. Twin Lagoon

1.17 MILES

There are two sides to this photogenic lagoon where salt and fresh water meet. Boats dock in one half and and the other half is accessed by swimming…

2. Barracuda Lake

1.59 MILES

A popular island-hopping stop, scenic Barracuda Lake is of interest to divers for its unique layers of fresh, salt and brackish water and dramatic…

3. Kayangan Lake

2.28 MILES

Accessible by a steep 10-minute climb, the crystal-clear waters of Lake Kayangan are nestled into the mountain walls; underwater is like a moonscape…

4. Coron Island

3.21 MILES

This island, only a 20-minute bangka ride from Coron town, has an imposing, mysterious skyline that wouldn’t be out of place in a King Kong film. Flying…

6. Mt Tapyas

3.68 MILES

Grunt your way up 700-plus steps to Mt Tapyas in Coron Town for astounding views of Coron Bay. It's a quintessential Coron experience.

8. Culion Museum & Archives

12.24 MILES

This museum has a half-hour film and several large rooms filled with photos and artefacts that tell the poignant and little-known story of Culion's leper…