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Dilumacad Island

El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
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El Nido Island Hopping: Hidden Beaches and Shrine Tour Including Buffet Lunch
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El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines

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Reviewed 6 days ago

this was our last stop on our first day of tour and this island does look like a helicopter from afar, pretty beach

Thank MER32
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Dilumacad Island (Helicopter Island) is one of the many islands in Bacuit Bay, the landscapes are just stunning.

Thank QuintenJ
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Helicopter Island and another great Palawan Island Beach.. How many can you take? They keep coming... The outstanding memory with this one was the Icecream man and his icecream BOAT jingle that played throughout our visit.. The children played in the fine sand and the...More

Thank JVDeacon
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Dilumacad Island is known as The Helicopter Island. This is our first stop in our tour C Island hopping package. I enjoyed swimming here. How I wish we have stayed longer.

Thank e t
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Excellent beach to relax, picnic or just snorkeling if the sea is calm or if it is not too crowded with boats.

Thank sunsetpaddler
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This island is 20 minutes out from El Nido and frequenly the first stop on Tour A. The beach is inpressive and long and has some good coral around the cliffs of the 'helicopter tail' on the western end.

Thank David E
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This island stop for lunch and there were lots of us here we dropped by to this for a lunch set up on th shore but there are better islands than this.

2  Thank Tin J
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Dilumacad Island is a 20-minute ride from El Nido town. It's also known as "Helicopter Island" due to its helicopter-like shape when viewed from afar. The island is home to a long, dazzling white sand beach that beckons to picnickers and snorkelers.

1  Thank Jhuls2014
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

This island looks like the shape of a helicopter, thus the island is also known as 'helicopter island'. We landed on a long and white sand beach and the sand was very fine. We went snorkeling in the area in front of the left side...More

Thank Phi S
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Stopped there during tour c and enjoyed the exceptional site.. Beach is large and with very fine sand. There is a diving and snorkeling area further down the 300m beach stretch. Informative panels tell about the widlife on the island

Thank raobert
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