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Secret Lagoon Beach

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Address: El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
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US$36.00*
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Shared El Nido Island Hopping Tour Including Picnic Lunch
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US$32.00*
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El Nido Island Hopping: Lagoons and Beaches Including Lunch

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Secret Lagoon is really a secret Lagoon. one can't find it until you get very close to it. The boats park very far from the actual lagoon and then you will have to swim and get... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Baloch101
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Muscat, Oman
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Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Secret Lagoon is really a secret Lagoon. one can't find it until you get very close to it. The boats park very far from the actual lagoon and then you will have to swim and get to the opening of the cave, it would look like a Cave. The opening of the Lagoon is very small, one one person can... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not the best island included the Island Hopping tour but could not avoid to visit it. Just a quick stop and go.

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Bangalore
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

If you love corals, you won't see any as the boats anchors have destroyed all. The lagoon is fine. So are the views. Picture postcard. But the carnage underwater, just kills the spirit.

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Thank Subrus
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

It is nice but not impressive especially if you came from the small/big lagoons, however it worth the visit and looking at the mighty God creation of rocky structures. The lagoon is very small like a 15-20 meter in diameter and u swim / walk for 100m then u go through a small opening to reach to the lagoon. It's... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Since there are so many tourists, the water is pretty silty. Its worth seeing just because you might not have seen something like this before. To get to it, you have to swim in pretty shallow water with lots of corals. Its not a whole lot of fun to get there and not incredibly beautiful but its part of Tour... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

we enjoy the place, and like the lagoon so much memories, our family enjoy it, all the kids love it, and they really want to go back

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Rostock, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

You have to climb through a hole. Guides will help. Inside you are surrounded by the cliffs. Water is very warm. Not deep enough to swim and crowded by tourists.

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived in late December which meant we knew it would be busy but this was crazy. Boats everywhere trying to park, children screaming and huge groups of tourists being jammed onto a small coastline which is full of sharp rocks underneath. Complete chaos. We were a group of five and three of us cut our feet or legs open... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

this is a site on Tour A. Bit tricky climbing through the hole, especially with the tide coming in. The actual lagoon is nothing to write home about

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

It is SO secret that you will only find at least 15 other boats & 870 people queuing up to get a look at it! Part of the Tour A trip. It's an enjoyable trip but if you are thinking of doing this after Being part of the Tao Experience...re think!!! Nice lunch tho!*

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