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Palaui Island

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Address: Sta. Ana, Cagayan Province, Luzon, Philippines
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+63 916 277 6600

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Undiscovered Beauty: Palaui Island

Pauli Island has been one of the place I wanted to visit after my ex told me how uncrowded the place is. Indeed, the place has few locals that greet you with smile on their faces... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Mark Glenn L
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Pauli Island has been one of the place I wanted to visit after my ex told me how uncrowded the place is. Indeed, the place has few locals that greet you with smile on their faces. The place is typical province-lik in the 90’s, and so refreshing. When you go here don’t forget to trek to Cape Engaño; it is... More 

3 Thank Mark Glenn L
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were able to make reservations in the coop housing. The amenities were basic but we only needed the bed for sleeping anyways. There was a in-house massage service and we took advantage of this. The keepers were able to get us seafood and they were good and tasty and cheap. The people were friendly. We went trekking the next... More 

Thank Chabs S
Calamba, Philippines
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We went to Palaui during off peak season. The weather was not so good as it was raining and the waves were pretty rough. I am thankful we have skilled boatmen during our trip since the waves were a little sick. The island is such a beauty that even in bad weather it was still quite a scene. The sunrise... More 

2 Thank Kiel G
Manila, Philippines
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent wonderful island, perfect for nature lovers, amazing, wow, please do take care of our beautiful earth

Thank ice i
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29 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Definitely a worth the wait island. A hidden paradise way up north. The boat trip or trek to this island is definitely worth it.

Thank mrvn d
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Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

From Anguib beach, it took us an hour by boat to reach Cape Engaño. We went to the Lighthouse. But during our hike, it was very hot and to add to that the trail was steep. There are I think 270 stairway steps going up but halfway up, you need to hike. It was tiring, specially we brought along our... More 

1 Thank charo b
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience! I love to go back here with my friends and love ones wishing you all guys here visit Philippines!!

1 Thank elmer d
Pasig, Philippines
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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Ready your butt for long travel, 18hours I guess, from Manila to Sta.Ana, Cagayan, but it's all worth it. Breath taking view ✔ Clear sea water ✔ Clean environment ✔ Accommodating Boatmen ✔ 100% Perfect getaway!! Other places to visit: Anguib (extremely beautiful) Cape Engano (little Batanes) Crocodile Island Punta Verde ....

8 Thank Ana andrea L
Tuguegarao City, Philippines
2 reviews
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Off northeastern tip of Luzon Island, this virgin island boasts of once being the host of Survivor Philippines. My trip is actually a revisit after six years of this place and it never failed to strike that awe -- bordering on reverence -- in the presence of Some Greater Being. Almost 2-hour ride from our place (Pamplona, Cagayan) to the... More 

1 Thank Edmar G
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Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Going to Palaui is not a short travel. Especially if you are from Manila. But... it is worth to travel. Different attractions awaits. Rent a boat for the whole trip and you can actually tell them to stop somewhere that you want to swim with less people. Safe as the boat provides safety float in case. People from this place... More 

1 Thank Hjiana

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