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Coron Pearl Farm

Coron Pearl Farm

Palawan is famed not only for its beaches but also for the treasures found under its seas. The South Sea Pearls which are known as the most valuable type of pearls are largely produced in Philippine pearl farms primarily in the islands of Coron.

Coron is the siren of the deep, hunting the ocean floor for wild pearl oysters from the pearl farms. A prime location for raising the finest quality Philippine Golden Pearls.

Tourist Destination Honda Bay

Comprising Honda Bay are islets of shallow reefs surrounding white sand beaches that are best for snorkeling, diving, and swimming. Some of the islets known in Honda Bay are Bat Island, Meara Marina, Starfish Island, Cowrie Island, Snake Island, Pandan Island, Lu-Li Island, and Senorita Island. Among these islets, the most significant ones are the Lu-Li Island only visible when its low tide, Senorita Island breeding area for lapu-lapu, and overnight stays in Starfish and Meara Marina islands.

Honda Bay in Puerto Princesa Palawan, one of the premiere tourist destination in Palawan composed of different islets with dazzling places to encounter. Another place to visit in the island is the Iwahig prison the largest prison without bars. That’s why Honda Bay is called the Last Frontier. 

The location of Honda Bay is in Sta. Lourdes of Puerto Princesa City. From the capital of Palawan or approximately 12 kilometers east of the city is the wharf of Sta. Lourdes. This is where tourists can ride the pump boats and pick the islands they want to visit. An entrance fee may be required by some islands because of private ownership.

Tabon Caves Cradle of Civilization

 The Tabon Cave is located on Lipuun Point, Quezon, Palawan . It is known as the "Cradle of Philippine Civilization". It consist of a series of chambers where anthropologists discovered the remains of crude man and his tools. It came to the fore with the discovery of the 22,000 year old Tabon Man in its interior decades ago, along with other artifacts.

The Tabon Caves, dubbed as the Philippines' Cradle of Civilization is a set of caves located on Lipuun Point, north of Quezon municipality, in the south western part of the province of Palawan on Palawan Island , in the Philippines . The caves are named after the Tabon scrubfowl .

It is bordered on the south by the town proper of Quezon, Bgy. Panitian on the west, and the South China Sea on the north and east. Out of 215 known caves, 29 have been explored and seven of these are open to the public. The seven include Tabon, Diwata, Igang and Liyang Caves. One of the oldest human bones found in the Philippines, the Tabon Man , was found here in 1962. Other excavated, unexamined remains are stored onsite. The complex is managed by the National Museum and was declared as a National Cultural Treasure

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