Welcome to Port Barton


Chilled out as it is, Port Barton is quickly becoming a drawcard on the backpacker trail, complete with funky hostels, hipster cafes and reggae bars staffed by hunky island boys. In the high season you'll want to book ahead. Port Barton is a barangay of San Vicente, but they aren't particularly close to each other – two hours by road or 45 minutes by boat. Be aware of this when booking online, and know where you're going, to avoid a costly backtrack.


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$1100 Cultural & Theme Tours

9 nights Palawan Holidays

Day 1 : Welcome to ManilaAfter your landing in NAIA, your driver will take you to your hotel between the Manila bay and Intramuros. Depending on your schedule, we will organize a tour of the historical part of Manila, otherwise, you can just walk along the Roxas Boulevard and discover the surroundings.Day 2 : Transfer to Puerto PrincesaAfter breakfast, your driver will bring you to the airport for your flight bound to Puerto Princesa, Palawan. In the afternoon, you may enjoy the baywalk, the Palawan Heritage Center and the Palawan Environment Enforcement Museum. For dinner, don’t miss a chance to try one of the best restaurants of the country: Kalui.Day 3 : The undergrounf River and the Elephant CaveSabang is famous for its national Park and its underground river, part of the UNESCO World Heritage since 1999.Some amazing speleothems are visible in this cave where cavities can reach a width of 120 meters width and are 60 meters high. The river allows anyone to embark for a unique cruise, in the middle of stunning rock formations.Day 4 : Transfer to Port BartonYou will leave Puerto Princesa late in the morning and head to Port Barton, a small bay still off the beaten tracks where you will spend a couple of days.Day 5 : Island hoppingTaking the traditional fishermen’s boat with bamboo floaters on each side,you will hop from an island to another one and enjoy those surprising sceneries of the area and its relaxing environment.Day 6 : Transfer to El NidoIn the morning, you will hit the road again and head to El Nido, the most famous part of Palawan. It is literrally a door to the Bacuit archipelago, a group of islands with steep kartic cliffs. Upon arrival, you will simply check-in and relax the rest of the afternoon.Day 7 : Tour C in Bacuit bayYou will spend the entire day at sea and have the chance to bathe and refresh yourself at each stop to discover the amazing underwater fauna and floraDay 8 : Free dayYou can either go for another tour in the Bacuit Bay to discover different lagoons and beaches in the middle of these stunning karstic cliffs or stay in the hotel to enjoy the beach and the swimming pool.Day 9 : back to ManilaYour driver will bring you to the airport for your flight bound to Manila. You will spend the night in the business district: Makati.Day 10 : Manila AirportDriver will pick you up to take you to the airport. He will drop you off at the terminal two hours before your domestic flight, three hours before your international flight.