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Small Lagoon

El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
+63 917 423 8764
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El Nido Island Hopping: Lagoons and Beaches Including Lunch
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“rent a kayak” (115 reviews)
“small opening” (32 reviews)
“first stop” (28 reviews)
El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
+63 917 423 8764
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Reviewed yesterday

I swam into it rather than hire a kayak. Water shallow at . It was busy as many tour boats gather there in the middle of the day

Thank Andy_Bickley
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You do this as part of your A and it’s cool! You need to hire a kayak for 300 pesos when you get off your boat and You cruise around.

Thank Whigity
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were lucky enough to be dropped off at the lagoon at 5:30am in our kayak and were the first ones there, it was truly magical and and unforgettable moment having the whole lagoon to ourselves.

Thank lfosbury
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So beautiful here! Best idea was to get a kayak, if you chose to swim there is actually so much ground to cover, it's much bigger then the other lagoons in my opinion.

Thank kyra_ha23
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we arrived there were only a few boats meaning few people and this was great. When we left the picture was a bit different as more and more boats arrived. You will need a kayak if you want to fully appreciate the gorgeousness of...More

Thank IndyES
Reviewed 4 days ago

A really amazing place, we approached and the sea is choppy with big waves, then you get in your canoe and when you enter it's like a different world, it's so quiet an peaceful and the water is super calm, lovely scenery for the camera...More

Thank Timoconnor65
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The place is awesome! Dont forget to wear your underwater shoes and be careful with the sharp rocks!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just for your information, thing that I didn't know before; to see the big and small lagoon you will required a canoe . I will recommend to see the small lagoon by swimming and the big lagoon with a canoe. Except If you are on...More

Thank Marion O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived around noon on a Thursday, and it was packed. Normally this wouldn’t matter, but the way small lagoon works, it’s a problem. You arrive by larger boat, and that boat will anchor outside the lagoon with all the other boats. You will then...More

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The trip to the Lagoon was nice on the A tour but Lagoon was ok not much to see as far as Marine life for Snorkeling!

Thank Mario R
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14 March 2017|
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Response from MrLy | Reviewed this property |
Use Armand V Tours, they have 4 boats and can provide all your tours needs. I hired them privately for few days and could not be happier. Excellent personal service. They are in the main street in town. Tell Mang Mascardo... More
Amin R
23 January 2017|
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Response from Baloch101 | Reviewed this property |
The weather in entire Philippines is very funny, you never know when the weather changes. I was also worried about the weather before traveling to the Philippines. I had been to the Philippines in December last year (2016) I... More
Niadene A
6 November 2016|
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Response from IdanBi007 | Reviewed this property |
I can say that most likely yes. There are many tours going there (tour A - most popular tour) But don't worry, it's fun and beautiful anyway.