Islands are one of the most captivating tourist destinations. Coron Island, situated in northern Palawan in the Philippines, is certainly one of those. Its spectacular white beaches and clear blue waters are perfect for those looking for a retreat from the hectic city life. Along with smooth sands to walk on, it has seven beautiful lakes to rejoice in, the most famous being the Kayangan Lake. It doesn’t end here! Some coastal areas are even covered with mangrove forests which are sure to get your compliments. Along with the soothing views, there are a lot of activities in Coron Island you can do too.
Hiking Mt. Tapyas is one of the most famous activities on Coron Island. Along with that, soaking in Maquinit Springs is something you would want to experience as they are one of the few saltwater hot springs in the world. If hidden lagoons fascinate you, the Twin Lagoon will definitely steal your heart! Swimming in it is something you cannot have enough of. If you want to go deeper into the marine world, diving into the Barracuda Lake is worth a try. The underwater world will surely impress you with its uniqueness and beauty.
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Coron Island has a lot to offer to its visitors. The activities in Coron Island are fascinating and in plenty. Some of them include:
In a nutshell, it doesn’t matter what your tastes and preferences are, you would undoubtedly find an activity that you enjoy. For diving and water enthusiasts, island hopping and diving is for them. For those who love to sweat it out a bit, hiking and mountain trekking is something they wouldn’t want to miss. And the ones who are crazy shoppers, the buzzing markets would never disappoint you. The stunning locations and views soothe you and give your eyes a delight. It is indeed something no one would think twice before going.
Make sure you plan your entire journey beforehand through your travel guide or online information. These include the places you will stay in, the routes you will take, and the activities you will do. But, the best tips for traveling to Coron Island include always wearing sunscreen, sunglasses, and your favorite beach outfit! And not to forget, throw your worries (along with yourselves!) into the pleasing waters and leave all your stresses when you walk on the white beaches.
The best months for a visit to Coron are January, February, March, April, May, November and December.
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Your decision to travel to Coron island is bound to be one of the best ones in your life!
In order to reach this island paradise, you need to catch a flight from Manila to Busuanga Airport, Palawan.
From Busuanga Airport, you can take a jeepney to travel to Coron island town which takes about an hour.
Well, you can even take the Superferry if you want to enjoy the waters through your way! It runs on a weekly basis from Manila to Puerto Princesa and it stops off at Coron on its way.
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