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San Vicente and Port Barton

View the latest Safety Advisory for Palawan HERE.

Discover the longest stretch of wondrous white sand in the Philippines in San Vicente, Palawan, the newest travel spot in one of the most beautiful islands in the world. Found in between Puerto Princesa City and El Nido, this lesser-known beach destination is getting rave reviews from travelers wanting to get away from any form of hustle or bustle!

What to expect when you're there: At San Vicente, Palawan, you can truly escape from the crowd and chill on the beach or dive into the clear, calm waters full of wondrous marine life. Make sure to take your snorkeling gear--or book a dive!--in the sleepy town of Port Barton. Whether you’re a beginner or a long-time diver, San Vicente will have a dive spot that will leave you in awe of nature’s underwater spectacles!

How to get there: There are flights from Manila or from Clark to San Vicente.

You can travel via scheduled van or bus rides from Puerto Princesa to San Vicente Proper or even straight to Port Barton. There are also a number of van operators plying the route between El Nido and San Vicente.

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