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Address: Miniloc Island, El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines

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Great snorkeling place!

We enjoyed a day adventure with a stop on Miniloc for some great snorkelling! We loved seeing a jack fish, turtle, and lots of small tropical fish swimming with us in the bay!

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Cynthia A
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Dallas, Texas
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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

We enjoyed a day adventure with a stop on Miniloc for some great snorkelling! We loved seeing a jack fish, turtle, and lots of small tropical fish swimming with us in the bay!

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Helsinki, Finland
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The water is unreal, it has at least three different shades in turquoise and it's like from a postcard. You don't regret this trip. Only minus was, that the tourist's leave trash on the beach and then locals have to clean it up, "Leave nothing but footprints."

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Israel
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154 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Once you land on the shore it seems like you've landed on your private place. All around is beautiful and the atmosphere is like in a movie.

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1 Thank Kitnuki
Muntinlupa, Philippines
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015

we like the place, and it is where we have a sumotous lunch, however there photographers using the area for nude shootings

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Thank 333chel
Paranaque, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

It is a must to swim and snorkel in the beautiful beach with very fine white sand and very clear seawater in Payong-Payong Beach. Likewise you will see the fantastic rock formation of the other islands nearby.

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Thank geneaquino2008
Amiens, France
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015

A cute beach with white sand beach Nice place to relax or snorkeling with Nice corals and clear water it was close to small and big lagoon, Also a good spot for barbeque at lunch, great spot for Sun tanning as well as swimming

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Thank Pier H
Philippines
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2014

I love that it's so quiet here, most tour will stop by this island for lunch only. But you can explore the beach (it's small) and take pictures, it's a relaxing place.

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Manila, Philippines
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2014

We had gone here instead of Shimizu. The cocky and lazy boatmen were the ones who decided that we dock here. They reasoned out that Shimizu was crowded already. Hell we didn't have the tour to be dictated on where to go and stop. I hope every Tour provider sets it clear with the boatmen that they're not the customers... More 

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Davao City, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Near Miniloc Island Resort. We had our lunch here during our Tour A island hopping. It s prestine, the usual white fine sand of El Nido Islands. It s beautiful.

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Thank Judith A
manila
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2014

we missed shimizu for lunch because it was crowded already, a bit disappointed since ive read a lot of reviews that shimizu is a good snorkelling sight. there's a cave in here and this was where the boatman cook our food, i did not stay long enough in the water for snorkelling, but after we ate we fed the fishes... More 

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