Underground River Tour

Activity palawan , puertro princesa , philiphin Published on: 01-07-2016

07:00 AM - 05:00 PM
First-time visit
Joined
Van Boat
Customer hotel
Highlight of the city
Activity
Sailing & Water
Cruise
Sightseeing
0.76 USD

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  • Highly recommended by fellow travellers.
The Puerto Princesa Subterranean National Park, where the Underground River is found, has been a Unesco World Heritage Site since 1999. It has also been chosen as one of the modern Seven Wonders of the World. The Underground River Tour is a whole day tour starting from Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, Philippines. The tour calls for a two-hour ride to Sabang, a short boat ride from the wharf to Sabang Beach, the entrance of the Underground River, and the actual boat ride going inside the cave. Each group is assigned a boatman with paddle boat equipped with a search light. The boatman gives a running commentary while viewing the formations inside the pitch-dark recesses. A most impressive area inside would be the 'cathedral', towering some 800 meters in height.

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Why Underground River Tour is special ?

  • Sabang wharf
  • Underground River Park
  • Cave formations

What to explore at Underground River Tour?

  • 7:00 - 8:00AM Pick up at hotel for 2.5 hours travel via air-conditioned van over the scenic countryside.
  • 10 am Estimated arrival at Sabang wharf
  • Proceed to 20-30 minute boat ride to the Underground River Park. At the entrance of the park, one may encounter monkeys and monitor lizards in a rain forest setting.
  • Proceed to paddle boat ride into the Underground River. Each boat will have a boatman with search light as one enters the pitch-dark inner recesses of the cavern.
  • Picnic lunch 
  • 5:00 pm Estimated time of arrival at hotel

Addtional information

- Early booking is advised as permits are limited - only a limited number of permits are issued per day. For Peak Season (summer), be sure to book more than one month in advance.

- This is a Seat-in-Coach (Shared) Tour. For 8 pax or more, the tour becomes exclusive for your group.

- Child Rate: 3-5 years old PhP 1,000/child. 2 years old and below are free of charge. 6 years old and above are charged adult rate

Inclusion

  • Tour Permit
  • Pick up and drop off at hotel (within Puerto Princesa City) via air-conditioned van
  • Entrance Fees
  • Boat Fees
  • Services of a DOT (Department of Tourism) Licensed Tour Guide
  • Picnic Lunch

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Duration
4.0 days
Estimated
114.98 USD
Total travel distance
km
Number of places
13 places

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palawan , puertro princesa , philiphin

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Customer hotel

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