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Nacpan Beach

El Nido, Palawan Island 1131, Philippines
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I nearly broke my neck

Beautiful beach but the waves can be very dumpy so be careful when body surfing. I got flipped and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TonyGuzzoooo
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Perth, Australia
Picture Perfect

Went here at dusk , was empty and had a lovely time , strolling along , clicking pictures... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NihitExoticAlley
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Surat, India
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“el nido town” (87 reviews)
“sand flies” (46 reviews)
“bumpy ride” (23 reviews)
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El Nido, Palawan Island 1131, Philippines
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"el nido town"
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"sand flies"
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"bumpy ride"
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"dirt road"
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"long stretch"
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"small hill"
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"white sand"
in 46 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 21 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 18 reviews
"coconut trees"
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"fine sand"
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"clear water"
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"seafood"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach but the waves can be very dumpy so be careful when body surfing. I got flipped and landed on the top of my head, was very lucky to escape with mild concussion. A Korean swimmer drowned the day before. The road from El...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here at dusk , was empty and had a lovely time , strolling along , clicking pictures , watching the sunset , very clean , long beach and extremely picturesque. .... bit far from the city but worth it.

Thank NihitExoticAlley
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to get to if you rent a scooter for the day (cheaper than bus/tricycle). It had rained a lot before so road was a bit muddy, but survived the journey. Had to pay 50Php entry and 30Php parking but included a voucher for free...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Nacpan from El Nido by motorcycle. Upon arriving it reminded me of a province and uncommercialized beach like we had on our province. The beach is so wide and white that it is comparable to Boracay’s. The place is really instagrammable and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A 5 km stretch of white sand just 15 minutes away from El Nido proper- is a must visit when in Palawan. We stayed and had lunch at Sunmai sunset bar and restaurant. The place was a bit crowded when we went since there was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the 45 min bumpy tuktuk ride to jumping into the large waves, Nacpan beach was a surprisingly exhilarating experience. The beach in itself isn't particularly beautiful, but very large with massive waves which made us feel like children again. We had a great lunch...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was June 10, my birthday, when we decided to visit this place, since the island tours were cancelled due to heavy rains. it’s quiet far, it took an hour or more to arrived in this resort by riding with a tricycle. Compared to other...More

Thank JudiciLJ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even we hit this place on a stormy day with upcoming rain ought was still amazing to see the big waves and swim with them... Pity I can't surf. This would have been the perfect place for it... We spend a few hours and went...More

Thank Andy J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in El Nido right now, you should go to Nacpan Beach, i highly reccomend it !...Get a trycle from El Nido to Nacpan its 1000 PHP return

Thank Merve P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an OK beach but it is becoming commercialised and we came across much more naturally beautiful beaches during our time in the Philippines!

Thank Harriet R
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madamnyel
May 27, 2018|
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Response from Fifko | Reviewed this property |
Didn’t see any jetski there.
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Emily P
April 18, 2018|
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Response from joveng65 | Reviewed this property |
I am so sorry Emily. I wasn't checking my e-mails completely as I do not have the time browsing hundreds of them sometimes. Anyways I hope you had a fun time in Nacpan Beach . Many thanks to jemychua and Lina V for covering... More
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MattBuddlefish
March 31, 2018|
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Response from JM S | Reviewed this property |
Most likely rainy.
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