It is just very recently that the Philippines’ pride underground river — Puerto Princesa Underground River in Palawan province has made it to be one of the newest seven (7) wonders of nature in the world.
Where is Puerto Princesa Underground River located?
According to the PPUR official website:
The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park (PPSRNP) is found in the Midwest coast of Palawan approximately 365 nautical miles south of Manila. It is located some 76 km northwest of Puerto Princesa City, facing the South China sea. It lies within portions of Bgys. Cabayugan, Marufinas, and Tagabinet, Its geographic coordinates are 10? 10 north, 118? 55 south.
General Entrance Fee
P 75.00 and P 50.00
Cave Entrance Fee*
21 – 59 yr. Old (P 200.00)
18 – 20 yr. Old (P 100.00)
13 – 17 yr. Old ( P 75.00)
6 – 12 yr. Old (P 50.00)
Commercial Video Fee (P 3,000.00)
*Filipino Senior Citizens 60 yr. old and above, Children 5 years old and below, and the handicapped are exempted from paying entrance for the Underground River Tour.
Management strictly enforces a “No permit, No entrance policy”. Visitor Entry Permits can be obtained at the Underground River Booking Office located at the center of the City.
Van Rental from the City Proper
P 3,500.00 – two way (average van rental price)
Boat to Underground River Beach
P700.00 for 6 persons – two way
Rates are according to the PPUR official website.