When you go on vacation? What do you look for? What do you want out of your travel? Do you want to check out sights? Perhaps do an activity? if so, what you need is an El Nido vacation.
There’s something for everyone in El Nido, it’s a place for you, your family, or your group should visit now! And what wonders do El Nido offer?
When you think of El Nido, you think of its beautiful islands. Probably it’s what you came for also in the first place, to see for yourself these precious islands. And El Nido won’t disappoint, here are a few of the places that would definitely impress you. Here are a few of these sights:
From afar, while approaching the island, you may notice that the island resembles something. The limestone cliffs are shaped like a helicopter. But the island shape isn’t just what’s interesting about it, the island has a white sand beach you can enjoy. It’s a good place to relax in and swim.
This place isn’t just your ordinary sight. It’s a typical beautiful beach but it’s beauty is more than that. This is one of the best places to do some serious snorkeling. Underneath the waters is a marine reef which is quite a gem. Don’t leave this place without checking the marine life. be prepared to be mesmerized with the beauty within the waters!
Matinloc Island is one long slim island. In fact, it is the longest one in El Nido. One of the attractions of Matinloc Island is its secret beach that can be accessed only through a hole in the rock formation wall. You have to swim underwater through this narrow hole to get to it. It’s such a treat when you reach the hidden beach, it’s like being part of a secret beautiful place. In the island, there is also a shrine created for Blessed Virgin Mary.
The largest island in El Nido is Cadlao Island. Not only that, this is where you can find the highest peak in El Nido too. Explore Cadlao Island also for its beach, lagoons, snorkeling areas, and lush forests.
Near Cadlao Island is Bukal Island also. This waters around this place is good for snorkeling too.
This another white sand beach in EL Nido which you can enjoy. The shore has big rock formations which is nice to take photos of.
This is just a few of the interesting sights that you could see in island Hopping Tours C and D. Yes all of these amazing sights in just 2 tour packages! Of course you can also check the El Nido mainland. There’s also a separate tour for that, that you can avail of too.
Nacpan and Calitang Beaches
Aside from being the main attractions of the mainland, these beaches are often called the twin beaches of El Nido also. Nacpan beach stretches for about four kilometers in length – so that’s four kilometres of sand and sea for you to explore! Moving over to the southern part of Nacpan, you will find Calitang beach. There’s a small hill in this area where you can climb up to see the wonderful view of the island from above.
If you want an uncrowded beach, Duli Beach is the place for you. This is a great escape for relaxing and chilling out. Immerse yourself in the serenity of the beach!
And just when you thought that El Nido is just about beaches and islands – here’s another sight to surprise you. You can trek to Nagkalit- Kalit falls for a different scenery! The trek towards the falls is an amazing one (easy walk but several river crossings) also!
We understand that there are some people who go on vacation and seeks more than the usual sightseeing. And we have something in store for the thrill seekers too!
For those who travel who wants more action, these are good ideas for you which you can do while in El Nido:
Looking for a different kind of rush? Then you must definitely try cliff jumping in El Nido. And you won’t just jump from any elevation, you would be jumping from the towering limestone cliffs! How awesome is that?! You will be brought to several jumping sights all over El Nido and you’ll get to jump of from 8-25 meters high! Make sure to bring your camera to capture these moments!
However, just a word of caution for this activity, please do this only under the guidance of the experts. The guests’ safety is first and foremost. Please don’t go cliiff jumping without proper supervision.
Fishing enthusiasts rejoice! And those who are curious, why not? El Nido is a good place to do bottom fishing. You will be brought to relatively deep waters where you can fish like a local. So ready those fishing rods, baits, and hooks – they would come in handy in your El Nido vacation.
Another activity for those who are into fishing! This is another type of fishing where you fish while moving through open waters. You can get a chance to get the bigger fishes like tuna and barracuda!
El Nido on the surface is already such a wonderful site! But behold, the underwater scene is a different matter altogether! It’s no wonder why a lot of divers from all over the world go to El Nido for the marine life. Explore the marine diversity of Bacuit Bay and so much more. El Nido is the perfext divesite. Even if you are a beginner, El Nido is also a great place to start for diving. There are some accredited organizations that can guide you in your first dive.
Truly, with all these sights and things to do – El Nido is a must see place. Every minute in this place is amazing and exciting. So what are you waiting for? You really need to book that El Nido vacation now!