Palawan Tips

Puerto Princesa Tourist Spots and Travel Tips

Your stay in our hotel in Palawan will be more fulfilling if you’ll take note of these tips about Puerto Princesa’s tourist spots, dining venues, shopping centers, and more.


Reserve ahead
You don’t want to do last-minute reservations for accommodations and other activities that will give you the best Palawan experience.

Wear comfortable shoes
Your comfort is important. Expect a bit of walking around the city and during your guided tours.

Bring waterproof pouches / bags
Keep your electronic gadgets dry. It is highly recommended to bring waterproof bags, especially when you plunge for fish feeding or go on a Honda Bay Island Hopping Tour.

Put on sunblock
Protect yourself from the sun and other harsh elements when not within the confines of your Palawan accommodation. A hat or a bandana will also come in handy.

Eat tamilok
This is a mangrove worm dipped in vinegar (ceviche style), a favorite delicacy by locals and tourists alike.

Where to Shop

Legend Pasalubong Shop
Here, you can buy the hotel’s signature home-made banana bread, cashew products, Lamayo, and other must bring items from Palawan.

Tiange-Tiange San Miguel
It features both air-conditioned and non-air-conditioned stalls. The most noted is Cora’s Palawan Pearls and Souvenir Shops.

Binuatan Creations Handloom Weaving
This is a well-known handicraft shop that manufactures handloom-woven products made of Palawan’s indigenous fibers.

Baker’s Hill
A mini-park where you can buy the yummiest baked goods in Puerto Princesa, this top attraction stands along Mitra Road.

Island Souvenir
Located at Mercado De San Miguel, this place offers an abundant selection of regional souvenirs and wines from the area.

City Public Market
Looking for the most delicious fresh and dried seafood? This is the place to go.

Other Restaurants

KaLui Restaurant
Specialty: Seafood and other local delicacies
Address: Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa City

Kinabuch Grill & Restaurant
Specialty: Filipino food, anything grilled
Address: Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa City

Palaweño Brewery
Specialty: The first and only craft beer in Palawan
Address: 82 Manalo Street, Puerto Princesa City

Itoy’s Coffee Haus
Specialty: Coffee, casual dining
Address: Rizal Avenue, Puerto Princesa City

Haim Chicken Inato
Specialty: Chicken Inasal
Address: Manalo Extension, Puerto Princesa City

Heavenly Desserts by Dorothy Bakeshop
Specialty: Gourmet desserts, light on the budget
Address: Golraz Bldg., Lacao St., Brgy. Maningning, Puerto Princesa City

Neva’s Place
Specialty: Homemade and sumptuous pizza and pasta
Address: Taft Street, Puerto Princesa City


Keep these travel tips in mind during your stay at The Legend Palawan. Our hotel staff in Puerto Princesa is also always willing to help. Simply approach us if you have questions about Puerto Princesa, Palawan’s top tourist spots and dining options.

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  • Deluxe Room: ₱3,500
  • Booking period: June 12 to 14
  • Stay period: July 1 to October 31, 2018
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