Palawan Island – 500,000 tourists a year and growing

Overall, the progress of tourism in Palawan Island has moved from a few dozen people per one flight a day, then mostly backpackers and nature adventure tourists and the opposite end of the spectrum – the high end market where the world’s rich and famous visit private island resorts. But now, as Mayor Hagedorn points out, numbers of arrivals just in Puerto Princesa has reached over “480,000 and the year isn’t even over yet.”... Read More