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Address: Coron, Busuanga Island, Philippines

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Again one of the top places to visit Coron. It's good for sun bathing and drinking beer :D there is a small store here where you can buy fresh coconut Juice... Good for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Maria M
Quezon City, Philippines
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Quezon City, Philippines
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Again one of the top places to visit Coron. It's good for sun bathing and drinking beer :D there is a small store here where you can buy fresh coconut Juice... Good for chilling...

Thank Maria M
Pasig, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to stay overnight in Banana Island. We're glad we did. The island is one of the best places in Coron. Fine white sand, crystal clear swimming area, quiet ambient place. The room where we slept is very comfortable. By the way, the owners are Filipino that's why it's best to patronize this place.

1 Thank travelboxph
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The best island I've visited during my stay in Coron. The place offers a lot of good spots for photo ops and a very relaxing view of the calm sea. Perfect place for snorkeling too! Wish I can go back! 😍😍

1 Thank Michelle V
Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

15 minutes away from Malcapuya is Banana Island. Another white sand beach where you can enjoy the sun and beach bum under the coconut trees. There is a snorkeling area where you can see giant clams.

1 Thank Besmirch
Wellington, New Zealand
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Banana Island offers a Boracay-like white beach with good corals for snorkelling. It also offers basic overnight accommodation in huts. The area is quiet and sheltered from the wind.

1 Thank BillyV813
Western Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We did intend on stopping here for a lunch stop on one of our four days whilst exploring Coron but we opted to carry on to Malcapuya Island as this was not only busy but way too developed for our intentions. This island has definitely been set up as a hot tourist stopover and not what we were seeking (one... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

one of the best island we visited. lots of fishes! even if these was our lunch stop, our tour guide never took a rest time, they we're there to guide us. Calamian Tours, Arjay and Dalton did a wonderful job. They helped my mom so much. Make sure to tip them because they deserve it!

1 Thank MiMoSS
Almaty, Kazakhstan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

We thought it was too small for such a long ride to get there, so I would recommend skipping it and focusing on other areas.

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Puerto Princesa, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is one of a kind beach and a must visit place in Coron Palawan. Very relaxing place, love the sand and the turquoise blue water and just how secluded the place is from everything. you'll lose track of time of napping at one of the hammocks and you will fail to count calories eating buko and fish in this... More 

1 Thank RyanSR16
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

I looooved this island! We got to chill here for about 4 hours and had a bbq buffet which was awesome. The crystal blue waters were absolutely beautiful!

2 Thank Hannah E

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