Lagen Island

El Nido, Palawan

Lagen Island is located in El Nido Palawan. There are five types of forest found on Lagen, Pangulasian and the nearby El Nido mainlaind; semi-deciduous forests; forests over limestone; beach forests; and, the mangrove forests found mostly around major rivers and creeks in the mainland.

El Nido is one of the top tourist destinations in Palawan, which is often referred to as the "Phil ...

ippines' 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

Lagen Island News

  • SOS A Plea To Save Our Seas

    SOS A Plea To Save Our Seas

    Looking into the ocean is like looking into the soul of the world; a soul that is infinite, beautiful in every way and in perfect harmony with the rest of the cosmos.

    Deep as the eye can see and vaster than anything on this planet, our oceans are wellsprings of both life as we know it, and the stuff of dreams we hope to never wake from.

    They are counting on us ??" the time is now to save our oceans and seas and all that dwell in them, from shoal to shore and from sun to sand.

    Check out these Philippine beaches we at PeopleAsia have visited and have fallen in love with; join us and the ...

  • Coconuts And Cocktails On Lagen Island

    Coconuts And Cocktails On Lagen Island

    Though I stayed on the beautiful island of Miniloc in El Nido ??" there are numerous different islands catering to a variety of guests. For me, Miniloc was a perfect fit ??" it is the island with best access to the famous lagoons of El Nido, there are activities galore and there is so much opportunity for exploring. It is the perfect place for the young ??" and the young at heart. However, this may not be such a perfect fit for other people ??" and this is where other islands come in.

    Lagen Island is a 30 minute outrigger boat ride (or a 12 minute speedboat ride) away from Miniloc ??" and t ...

  • Dive And Dine In Palawan

    Dive And Dine In Palawan

    An archipelagic province of some 1,700 islands, Palawan is a natural playground which goes by a host of monikers, most prominently "The Philippines's Last Frontier" and, most recent, "The World's Best Island" by the prestigious Condé Nast Magazine.

    And having almost one-fourth of the country's total 7,500 islands, the province has an infinite coastline dotted with idyllic islands with powdery sand beaches, and a lush underwater world.

    The northern town of El Nido, a Unesco Man and Nature Biosphere, is host to some 19 exciting dive spots, among them Twin Rocks, Polpokan underwater forest ...

  • Palawan The Philippine Island Home To One Of The Worlds Natural Wonders

    Palawan The Philippine Island Home To One Of The Worlds Natural Wonders

    As the boatman paddled us across the small mangrove-fringed lagoon towards the jagged opening in the rock, there was no clue that one of the natural wonders of the world ??" and that is an official designation ??" was about to swallow us up.

    We gently coasted from piercing light into utter darkness before our eyes slowly blinked into focus, our helmet-lamps picking out the unfolding riot of swirls and shapes.

    We had entered the longest subterranean river on the planet that is accessible to regular travellers ??" the five-mile-long Puerto Princesa Underground River.

    This beguiling sliv ...

  • Island Makeover

    Island Makeover

    Tropical foliage against newly-refurbished whitewashed cottages in whites, greys and touches of black now make up the signature look of eco-sanctuary Lagen Island of El Nido Resorts in Palawan. The new look has been luring more upscale tourists to the island distinguished by its dramatic limestone cliffs ??" the favored backdrop for celebrity weddings and the island-inspired nuptials sought after by foreign guests.

    To further enhance the guest experience, the villas and rooms in Lagen Island now have a contemporary look with distinctly Filipino touches conceptualized by Architect Conrad On ...

  • Im Lagen It

    Im Lagen It

    Beware of the long-tailed macaques at Lagen Island: if you feed them, they will linger in your company until you give them a Diet Coke and a pack of cigarettes. And sometimes they will try to sell you investments not registered with the SEC.

    Where the monkeys have tails longer than their bodies. Where the pigs are as large as cows. And ??" when the season calls for it ??" where the jellyfish are as big as bilaos.

    No, my three female readers, I did not visit Congress. I visited El Nido, Palawan.

    El Nido is located in the northern tip of the province of Palawan (but don't let the distan ...