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Big Lagoon

El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
+63 919 333 2416
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from US$32.00*
El Nido Island Hopping: Lagoons and Beaches Including Lunch
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from US$35.00*
Shared El Nido Island Hopping Tour Including Picnic Lunch
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“sea urchins” (29 reviews)
“low tide” (32 reviews)
“rent a kayak” (35 reviews)
El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
+63 919 333 2416
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Big Lagoon as small lagoon are paradise. The landscape, rocks and crystalline waters, is overwhelming and a unique experience.

Thank marinasanta27
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A stunning place that can be very quickly crowded with tourists. Depending on the tide you might be able to access it with your boat.

Thank Lizounne
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing beauty that God created in different forms, and rocks formation you amaze as you look around in the surrounding. I loved beach and great God given beauty of natures. Must cared the environment that next next generation with appreciate.!!

Thank yellowcrist
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tour "A" is really too long for older people or people that aren't used to the sun. Take sunscreen and buy good water shoes before the tour

Thank scubareel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just like small or hidden lagoon the place is great. Unfortunately it is flooded with tourists. There's absolutely no way to avoid them and find some peace and quiet in order to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Take 300 pesso with you to rent the kayak...More

Thank Razvan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a day in December when the sea was not too calm. We took a kayak from the boat and the waves presented some difficulty. But once you enter the Big Lagoon, you will be awed. The place is so serene, so beautiful,...More

Thank brigittev898
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes it's beautiful! The only lacking are the dinosaurs from the Jurassic Park movie. I just wish that we could have stayed here longer or even kayak for awhile. Our tour boat entered the lagoon so we were not able to enjoy it like the...More

Thank Kuch P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Via the hotel, we joined Tour A including big lagoon. What a disappointment!!! The place itself is absolutely beautiful, but the mass tourism kills the beauty. The place was packed with boats, smells like diesel. All the corals are dead, you are literally walking on...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a Must see at El Nido, you really wont regret taking the tour and spending some time there. Take your camera and buy a water proof bag!!!

Thank Nicolas H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This stop is in the Top 3 during our 2day boat tour(s) of amazing El Nido! This lagoon is surrounded by small islands and the water is so clear! I want to go back already!

Thank besiang2017
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September 14, 2017|
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Response from Eric V | Reviewed this property |
You should fly direct Manila to El Nido via Air-Swift. If you fly through Puerto Princesa, you can arrange for a private van or a 4x4 (+100USD one way for 4-5 people). We always recommend guests of Terra Nova - El Nido to... More
August 16, 2017|
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Response from Around_The_World_A | Reviewed this property |
Palawan is absolutely save if you stay in the north (meaning Puerto Princesa and up) ... GO THERE, it's soooo beautiful!!! :-) ... we travelled there in February and would go back within a heartbeat. We took a flight from... More
January 31, 2017|
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Response from thegreatalmond | Reviewed this property |
It seems that the more expensive one includes snorkel gears + kayak. It is rented separately (if you opted for the cheaper package) at 200-400 Php, depending on your haggling skills.