Dilumacad Island

El Nido, Palawan

Dilumacad Island is located in El Nido Palawan and has a beautiful white sand beach stretching to some 300 meters that is ideal for picnic lunches during island-hopping trips. There is an underwater tunnel at its northern side and a fringing reef on its southern end.

The island is also called Helicopter Island because its limestone cliffs resemble the shape of a helicopter when it ...

is viewed from a considerable distance.

El Nido is one of the top tourist destinations in Palawan, which is often referred to as the "Philippines' Last Frontier". In the November??"December 2007 issue of the National Geographic Traveler's magazine, Palawan was chosen as one of the best travel destinations in the world, and particularly, it recommended El Nido and the Calamianes Islands.  Wiki

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  • El Nido Experience With Northern Hope Tours

    El Nido Experience With Northern Hope Tours

    Being in the water is so enlivening that I just had to start my weeklong birthday trip in Palawan. As one of the Philippines' most popular island destination, it's where one can enjoy beautiful beaches and a clear, vast underwater world teeming with colorful fishes and corals.

  • El Nido Palawan

    Probably one of the best place to visit in the Philippines.

    This was our last year's adventure in EL NIDO, PALAWAN

    Recommended places to visit in EL NIDO :
    1. Small Lagoon
    2. Big Lagoon
    3. Secret Lagoon
    4. Shimizu Island
    5. 7 commando beach
    6. Helicopter Island
    7. Matinloc Shrine
    8. Secret Beach
    9. Star Beach
    10. Hidden Beack
    11. Taraw Peak
    12. Nacpan Beach
    13. Kuyawyaw Falls

  • Things To Keep In Mind Before Going To El Nido Palawan

    Things To Keep In Mind Before Going To El Nido Palawan

    El Nido is one of the most visited places in the Philippines by the foreign tourists. Youll be surprised how foreigners almost exceed the numbers of locals in El Nido.

  • El Nido Palawan Helicopter Island Tunnel

    El Nido, Palawan Helicopter Island tunnel.

  • El Nido Island Hopping Tour C Day 1

    El Nido Island Hopping Tour C Day 1

    Still dreaming of this magical place. Someone take me backkkkkk!

    After a whole day of exploring Puerto Princesa, it was finally time to head to El Nido. Six hours later we found ourselves at El Nido Bus Terminal. It was still dawn when we arrived, specifically around 1am. It was kinda part of the plan since we were not planning to book any rooms that night. At first we thought maybe we could just stay at the terminal for the entire night but after an hour we went to Tay Miloy's Inn to drop our bags (where we plan to stay the following night) and had very early breakfast because everyone was ...

  • El Nido Palawan Travel Guide To The Philippines Best Islands

    El Nido Palawan Travel Guide To The Philippines Best Islands

    I don't want to sound like I'm bragging but it's not me, it's the biggest media and travel sites who declared El Nido as one of the best island and beach destinations in the world. And there are still a lot of raves and accolades, but the list might not be enough.

    What I am trying to say is, if you're planning to visit the Philippines, don't forget about El Nido. For Filipino travelers, El Nido should be the ultimate destination in your bucket list!

    The Story of El Nido

    Formerly known as Bacuit, the town was renamed El Nido in 1954, a name that derives from swiftlets' nest found in t ...