Getting There, Places to Visit, and Things to Do


El Nido is a place suggestive to paradise. Rock formations stately placed in the island, pristine waters, and superb islets- no wonder this place has gained popularity throughout the years and have been featured to different travel publications already thereby labeling this island as one of the best in the world.

This key island destination is known as the gateway to the Bacuit archipelago which composes 45 islands enough to enrapture a soul.

How to Get There

You can take a direct flight from Manila going to the island or fly directly to Palawan's capital-Puerto Princessa.

Moreover, if you're already in Coron, Palawan you can take a ferry going to El Nido. Here's a shipping line that plies directly to the island.

Jomalia Shipping Lines

Coron to El Nido (7:30 AM Daily)

El Nido to Coron (12:30 PM Daily)

Where and How to Book

If you want to make your travel more efficient and wanted to avoid the intolerable waiting time of lining
up to acquire ferry tickets, then it’s best that you book your tickets online, at BARKOTA.COM

Barkota Ferry Online Booking is a ferry booking site where you can book travel tickets at your convenience-
anytime, anywhere!

Here’s how to book through Barkota.com:

-Visit booking.barkota.com.

-Select shipping line (2GO, SuperCat, FastCat, OceanJet, Weesam Express)

-Choose your itinerary (origin -> destination) and preferred date.

-Add passenger/s details (Name, Age, Email, Birthday).

-Confirm and Pay! You can pay via Paypal (Credit Card), ML Epay, Online Banking (almost all banks), 7-
Eleven, Over-the-Counter, and Dragonpay.


El Nido Island Hopping


Island Hopping

This is one of the island activities that tourists opt to take while visiting El Nido. A top attraction that keeps them coming back for more.

Travel and tour agencies offers different tours for tourists. These were grouped into four -Tour A,B,C,D. These full-day island hopping tours include boat transfers, lunch, and of course a guide.

Each tour offers different beauties available for visit like El Nido’s beaches, lagoons, caves and more such as the Secret Beach, Snake Island and Matinloc Shrine.

Moreover, it’s best to have your island-hopping tours booked early through online or through travel agencies in El Nido that offers tour arrangements.

Chill at Nacpan Beach

Locals would always recommend tourists to visit Nacpan beach while staying at El Nido. They would go further by saying that your Palawan visit will not as be as fulfilled if you are unable to visit the beach.

And surely enough they are right. With the wide shoreline, powdery white sand and the comely waves, one can't help but fall in love with its beauty.

This 4-km beach in El Nido is adjacent to the Calitang beach thereby calling them the Twin Beaches.

Moreover, this is one of the best places to chill while staying at El Nido.


Magkalit-Kalit Waterfalls

This is a famous stop by tourists taking inland tours before heading to Nacpan Beach.

You can go there through tricycle or a rented motorbike. This is an incredible place where you can just relax while strolling past the lush forest and rivers at the same time.

Where to Stay

Check out these amiable stays at El Nido:

Cuna Hotel

Mad Monkey

Spin Designer Hostel

Ipil Suites

Make 2020 a year of experiencing new adventures! Discover the wonders of El Nido today and book your ferry tickets ahead at Barkota.com.