The island of Palawan is known all over the world as an ideal vacation getaway because of the many beautiful places to see here and the multitude of activities that can be done by people of all ages. While on this island, it’s a good idea to know what to expect and have an idea of the highly recommended Palawan destinations that one should not miss out on.
Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
Palawan’s biggest revenue generating industry is ecotourism and hence it’s not a surprise that the local government takes a lot of measures to protect their natural wonders. The Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary is a Palawan destination that provides a one of a kind fun for every member of the family.
The Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary provides an educational experience for both children and adults with the many different species of animals that have been brought here, some originating from Africa. This Palawan destination is a preservation site for many animals that are under threat of extinction.
There are also many animals at the Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary that can be found only on the island of Palawan such as rare bird species. Animals such as zebras, gazelles, elands and giraffes roam at will within the safe premises of this Palawan destination.
The Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary has as much as possible recreated the natural environment of these species and for the rare animals found here, once they are able to breed in sufficient numbers, they will be released back in the wild. A tourist guide await at the Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary to take one on a tour of this Palawan destination and explain a little bit about the behavior patterns of these animals.
El Nido Marine Reserve
For those who have been to Palawan before and even for those who haven’t, surely we’ve all heard about the island of El Nido which is a part of Palawan. The El Nido Marine Reserve is where a diverse flora and fauna thrive. The El Nido Marine Reserve however particularly brags about its marine life and this Palawan destination offers many activities that will allow the visitor to see these and be amazed.
Activities that can be done while at the El Nido Marine Reserve are diving and snorkeling to name a few. There are also great resorts at this Palawan destination and if one looks around, one will surely find accommodation that will fit one’s budget. The El Nido Marine Reserve is a great place to go to if one wants to get in touch with nature. The El Nido Marine Reserve is also highly recommended for groups of friends travelling together or for families.