Early tour takes you to the best of Puerto Princesa's sights
Relaxing walk by the water on the lively City Baywalk Park
Guide explains sobering history & evolution of Plaza Cuartel
Chance to watch how crocodiles are nursed & rehabilitated
Gorgeous city views from atop Baker's HIll & Mitra's Ranch
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Guided tour of Puerto Princesa
Roundtrip transportation to and from your Puerto Princesa city hotel
Live tour commentary provided in English
What you can expect
Explore Palawan's pristine capital during a morning full of sights and history. An expert guide leads you through Puerto Princesa, explaining the significance of sites like City Baywalk Park, Plaza Cuartel, and the Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Conservation Center.
Rise in the morning and meet your guide at your hotel. You're driven first to Puerto Princesa City Baywalk Park, the charming and lively promenade that runs along the city's waterfront. Savor the slow, laidback atmosphere of the place early in the day, peeking into the restaurants and cafes that line the shore. Your stroll takes you to the Immaculate Conception Cathedral, a mesmerizing historical landmark where the first mass in Puerto Princesa was celebrated in 1872.
After admiring the pristine Gothic architecture of the church, head to the nearby Plaza Cuartel, where American prisoners of war were held and executed during World War II. Your guide explains the sobering history of the place as well as its transformation into the memorial site and popular gathering point it is today. To lighten the mood, visit the Palawan Wildlife Rescue and Consevation Center, where you can watch how endangered crocodiles are nursed and rehabilitated. Your tour ends with a visit to Baker's Hill and Mitra's Ranch, 2 hilltop spots beloved for their fantastic views over the entire city.