Maremegmeg Beach | Things to do in El Nido-Palawan
|Address:||Corong-Corong, El Nido, Palawan|
For an extra-scenic adrenaline rush, try out this zipline. It’s a bit of a trek (and uphill at that) to the starting point, but you’ll want to wake and warm your muscles up anyway. After all, you’ll be flying across the sky at top speed, and that’s something you’ll want your entire body to be alert for. Like most ziplines, you can choose how you want to do it, whether it’s the less-daunting sitting style, or the bolder superman style that will have you dangling from the hips and holding on to nothing. However you choose to do it, make sure you keep your eyes open and take in as much of the view as you can! The 750m-long zipline can ferry you from Corong-Corong to Depledet Islet in just under a minute. A one way ride costs P500, after which you can just take a 10-minute walk through rocks and shallow waters back to Corong-Corong. If you want to fly your way back, the round trip costs P800.
With patches of cogon grass, a white sand shoreline, a coconut grove, and limestone formations, the diverse natural elements on this small island make for interesting photos. There’s enough space here for a quick swim or a snooze, and with enough hidden corners it’s also particularly romantic, well-suited for couples. Whoever you’re with, there’s much to enjoy on this laidback island. Usually one of the first stops on the island tour, you’ll need a great deal of willpower to pack up and move to the next stop.
If you want to experience El Nido’s famous Taraw Cliff in a safer way, this is the attraction for you. The Canopy Walk experience is rock climbing lite, geared more towards inexperienced climbers who still want to catch a bird’s eye view of the town and the bay. That’s not to say that the Canopy Walk is not without its challenges. There are some steep and sharp rocks that need to be passed in order to get to the top. There is also a 75m-long bridge suspended 30m above ground that swings with the slightest movement, shaking the wits out of anyone remotely afraid of heights. Once you see the view though, going through all those challenges will be worth it. You also get a bit of a geography lesson along the way, thanks to the knowedegeable guides! The whole canopy walk costs P500 per person.
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For an extra-scenic adrenaline rush, try out this zipline. It’s a bit of a trek (and uphill at that) to the starting point, but you’ll want to wake and warm your muscles up anyway. After all, you’ll be flying across the sky at top speed, and that’s something you’ll want your entire body to be alert for.
Hands-on culinary experience to curious and foreign appetites-FILIPINO COOKING CLASS. This is a one of a kind experience in El Nido that will not only share our most traditional and celebrated Filipino recipes, but a way for you to also get a taste of our Filipino culture, literally! Because the best way to get to know our culture is through our food!
- Discover the clear waters of Miniloc Island, where you will find three breathtaking lagoons
- Soak up the sun and relax on the white sand beaches of Shimizu island
- Relish a delcious grilled lunch on the beach
- Snorkel in the pristine waters of Seven Commando beach, and get a chance to see a few sea turtles!
Where to stay
El Nido Bayview Resort is a boutique resort located in the famous sunset beach in El Nido, Palawan, Philippines. Climb 72 steps to reach your room and see the amazing 360-degree view of the Bacuit Bay and feel you’re in paradise. Enjoy the sunset at your own private balcony in the bayview room. The beach area is just across the resort while the town proper is 10-min away.
After honeymooning around the world for nearly 18 months Mark and Camille intended on going to Austria for one last expat job before settling down in the Philippines. In September 2015 they visited El Nido as tourists, came back in October as investors, and a month later became residents. Purchasing some raw land a few kilometers from town in a gorgeous location, they decided to nest and build The Birdhouse. With Camille’s background in interior design and Mark’s mind on real estate the two put their passions together to create a home and a place for hosting travelers looking for an alternative setting compared to the traditional accommodation set up. During your migration to El Nido they look forward to welcoming you to their slice of paradise, share stories and meals, and introduce you to the form of glamping!
The Birdhouse is a small boutique glamping hotel unique to its location on the Maremegmeg Beach, El Nido. The property currently offers 3 luxury suite tents on large stilt platforms with a private bathroom. Mark and Camille, along with Karen their cousin and manager, live in the mother nest (aka the main house). Part of mother nest also serves as a common area for breakfast, coffee, and relaxation.
The RC Villas and Resort is the right choice for visitors who are searching for combination of charm, clean & peace, and a convenient to explore El nido.
This property is a 18-minute walk from the beach. Located in El Nido, 9.7 km from Big Lagoon El Nido, RC Villas and Resorts features rooms with sea views and free WiFi. Among the various facilities of this property are an outdoor swimming pool and a garden. The property is 9.7 km from Small Lagoon El Nido and 14.5 km from Matinloc Shrine.
At the resort, all rooms are equipped with a desk and a flat-screen TV. Featuring a private bathroom, certain units at RC Villas and Resorts also offer a balcony. The rooms will provide guests with a closet and a electric tea pot.
The daily breakfast offers continental, à la carte or American options. At the accommodation you'll find a restaurant serving local cuisine. A halal option can also be requested.
Guests at RC Villas and Resorts will be able to enjoy activities in and around El Nido, like hiking.
Small Lagoon is 9.7 km from the resort.
This property is also rated for the best value in El Nido! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.
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Getting there and around
Corong-Corong, El Nido, PalawanGet directions