Trip Planner: Asia / Philippines / Mimaropa / Palawan Province / Palawan Island / El Nido / Big Lagoon
The tranquil turquoise-green waters of Big Lagoon lie tucked between magnificent limestone cliffs fringed by tropical vegetation. Showcasing a kaleidoscope of marine life, the spot provides an excellent diving and snorkeling opportunity. Cruise into it with a catamaran and hop off the boat for a pleasant swim, or kayak around to explore all the shades of blue and caves under the dramatically ridged cliffs. Set in the midst of karst formations sheltering clear waters, the lagoon is a breeding ground for numerous fish and crustaceans. Tours usually include an adventure to the island's smaller lagoon nearby and fresh seafood treats. Make Big Lagoon a part of your El Nido vacation plans using our El Nido trip planner .
Tours to Big Lagoon
El Nido Island Hopping Tour A BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $28
Duration: 6 to 8 hours
ISLAND HOPPING TOUR A WITH KAYAK BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $48
Duration: 7 hours
Big Lagoon Reviews
Great views and amazing kayaking thru it all. Go early to avoid the crowds, and swimming is memorable. more »
We came here as part of tour A. Even though it's not as busy as it used to be prior to the new tourism regulations. There were still about 10 other boats. We hired canoes to paddle onto the lagoon. Th... more »
Awesome God's creation!
World class Beach, unique rock formation, crystal clear sand and water, boat guides are hospitable and accommodating, definitely El Nido is the pride of the PHILIPPINES.
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