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Nacpan Beach

El Nido, Palawan Island 1131, Philippines
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Best beach ever

Tops our beach list. 4.5 km pure paradise. Serene peace and quietness, does nit get crowded even... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
hristost82
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Sofia, Bulgaria
via mobile
Most beautiful beach around El Nido

If you are staying in El Nido, do not forget to visit Nacpan beach, you will not want to leave this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fifko
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Nitra
via mobile
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“sand flies” (48 reviews)
“bumpy ride” (26 reviews)
“el nido town” (86 reviews)
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El Nido, Palawan Island 1131, Philippines
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"sand flies"
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"bumpy ride"
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"el nido town"
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"dirt road"
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"rent a scooter"
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"long stretch"
in 28 reviews
"small hill"
in 15 reviews
"white sand"
in 48 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 20 reviews
"coconut trees"
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"fine sand"
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"entrance fee"
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"rainy season"
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"seafood"
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"be careful"
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"clear water"
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"island hopping"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tops our beach list. 4.5 km pure paradise. Serene peace and quietness, does nit get crowded even during high season.

Thank hristost82
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are staying in El Nido, do not forget to visit Nacpan beach, you will not want to leave this beach. The best way to get there is rent the scooter (fair price 500php), I advise to check the brakes and tires. Part of...More

1  Thank Fifko
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice for a walk early morning , afternoon it s burning hot but the water is really clear , restaurants are local not that clean and long chair are by 1 restaurant but 500 php . Please if you eat there give your rest to...More

Thank Amara M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paradise it is. Big sandy beach with bright blue water. Little islands around it. It's so large that even when it is crowded, you can feel calm and alone, having your own space. Highly recommended!

Thank BeauJeanne
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not all it’s made out to be. After being in Boracay and hearing about this beach I was expecting something special. I can only say I was very much let down. It was difficult to get to and there is a surcharge to enter the...More

Thank eagleridge65
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're travelling to El Nido this beach is simply not to be missed. El Nido itself and the immediately surrounding attractions are lovely but crowded. Napcan is lovelier and much less crowded. The location itself is absolutely stunning, picturesque long, sandy beach complete with...More

Thank AndyRouw
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure you make it a priority to come here when visit El Nido! The beach is amazing and you can easily waste a whole day here There is cafes, bars along the beach and also beach huts that can be rented.

1  Thank Luke K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go to Nacpan for the best long beach white sand unpopulated beach. Watch out for sand flies though but best beacg ever.

Thank Kim S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No internet just a tranquil beach with clear water, nested in between a handful of lovely shacks which can cater to all your needs. Massages, fruit stands and an array of eatery options. It’s the place to go let go of reality for a little...More

Thank Kat M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long bumpy ride in a taxi trike we arrived in paradise. The beach is long and wide with clean sand and crystal clear water, uncrowded and breathtaking, a definite Robinson Crusoe moment. There are a couple of basic resorts and restaurants, with limited...More

Thank nancyb20132013
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Emily P
April 18, 2018|
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Response from jemychua | Reviewed this property |
Hi Emily, yes there are a lot of accomodations around Nacpan beach & it's other twin beach. You could also roam around El Nido Town too (also has a lot od accomodation) it is an hour away by vehichle. Hope this helps!
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MattBuddlefish
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Rachel K | Reviewed this property |
The start of rainy season is around June soo I'm sure the weather in July will not be convenient as you expect it to be.
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Michał P
January 29, 2018|
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Response from Earthwalker1982 | Reviewed this property |
There are no scooter rentals at the beach, only in town. But there are a van shuttle service and tricycle taxis on the beach that can take you back. EW
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