Forbes recommends best places for Palawan holiday

Forbes Palawan holiday
Amanpulo leads the list of the 7 Best Places to Stay in Palawan published by Forbes magazine. Photo from Amanpulo Resort.

Forbes magazine has recommended the best places to stay for a holiday in the paradise isles of Palawan in the Philippines – and the list beckons with spots that offer privacy, communing with nature, tropical Filipino food, and more.

The “Best Places To Stay In Palawan” published on January 3, 2020, lists seven resorts in Palawan that showcase the world-famous charms of the archipelagic province of 1,780 islands.

Forbes contributor Bianca Salonga writes:

“While other tropical destinations only talk about turquoise and clear blue waters, the aquatic and tropical landscape in Palawan is a kaleidoscope of the most vibrant colors. Visiting its many small islands and cruising through its waters often feels like a dream.”

Salonga also lists the unique traveler-friendly offerings of Palawan such as sites for diving, snorkeling, swimming, cave explorations, and beach combing.

The Forbes article also notes that every visit to Palawan is unique as “no two trips to Palawan will ever be the same.”

With the holidays just wrapped up, the onset of the new year is the perfect time to plan to check out any or all of these 7 Best Places To Stay in Palawan for an unforgettable holiday. Here are the places in photos from the resort and captions in the words of the Forbes author.


AMANPULO is heaven on earth in every sense of the term. Ran by acclaimed luxury hotels group, AMAN, this private island on Pamilican is accessible only via private plane.


EL NIDO RESORT’S PANGALUSIAN ISLAND located on the Bacuit Bay in El Nido Palawan, the property features a picturesque 750-square-meter private beach front as its façade, Its backdrop, verdant tropical forests.


FLOWER ISLAND RESORT proposes singular Philippine tropical experience to any holiday. Located in Taytay, Palawan, the Flower Island was built with the intention of supporting and protecting its surroundings.


SUNLIGHT ECO TOURISM ISLAND RESORT on Culion Island is a dream getaway for travelers with close affinity for nature and adventure.


MAREMEGMEG BEACH CLUB is one of the hippest and chicest addresses in El Nido. Located right on the beachfront of Maremegmeg Beach, also known as Las Cabanas, MBC is a place where one can get an authentic feel for the laid-back, boho vibe of the island.


BAMBOO PRIVATE ISLANDS promises travelers a green and luxurious island experience. Hidden right in the middle of the Culion Bay, Bamboo Private Island is an embodiment of eco tourism at its finest.


CLUB AGUTAYA in San Vicente, Palawan gives guests immediate access to a picturesque stretch of white sandy shores also known as Long Beach.

SEND cheers to the people of Palawan for keeping their isles tourist-friendly!

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