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Puerto Princesa Underground River

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Address: Sabang, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
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US$ 60.00*
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Amazing Underground River Cruise and Ugong Rock Adventure from Puerto Princesa
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Underground River Tour from Puerto Princesa
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Underground River Day Trip from Puerto Princesa City

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Wear aqua shoes. Do not look up when inside the cave. Bring waterproof bag, waterproof pouch for your cellphone.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Wear aqua shoes. Do not look up when inside the cave. Bring waterproof bag, waterproof pouch for your cellphone.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The tour is very good although waiting time is quite long. Wonder about situation during peak season

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Doing the underground river tour takes the whole day out of your time in Palawan. We were picked up at our hotel in Puerto Princesa at 7:30 in the morning and came back to Puerto Princesa at 4 pm. It was my first time I've been in the cave, even better that it was a cave with the underground river.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The trip from Puerto Princesa was long, about 4 hours to get there as the tour guide drove to Sabang then we boarded a motorised boat to a beach, then we walked to the riverbank along a boardwalk and waited our turn for a small paddle boat (paddled by another guide). We were given head phones for an audio tour... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Why would one stump up PHP 1500 per head for a round trip from Puerto city, defeats me. While the river itself is unique, the limestone chambers inside are downright boring. There are better sights in other parts of the world. They struggle to spice it up with a commentary around popular cultural and religious icons on the headset commentary.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A visit to the Underground River is well worth while - it is a unique experience and incredibly beautiful. However, be aware that you'll be investing an entire day of your time for about 45 minutes in the vicinity of the river/cave. The processes they have in place are pretty inefficient so go expecting lots of waiting around and you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Breathtaking sceneries. The almost 2hours of travel from town proper and the waiting time to board the motorboat to the location of the underground river are all worth it, when you enter the cave. Ps: Beware of the holywater and holyshit hehe

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love touring around in Palawan. It was really great that PPUR is one of the best tours! My friends and I were fond of lurking around in the most beautiful island in the world, Palawan! We're amazed with monkeys near the place. haha

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is an excellent and beautiful place to visit. The cave is absolutely stunning. So, why three stars? Well there is a huge amount of waiting around. You will wait before you get on the boats, you will wait while you get on the boats, and you will wait before you go to the cave. Also, you will wait once... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A must do in the Philippines but no one tells you about the 5 hour queue/ waiting around time to actually do the 30 min boat trip. Very long wait to get onto the boat that takes you to the island, then another queue to get life jackets when there are enough, then another queue to the boat. Was an... More 

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