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Address: Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Framing the coastline of the capital of Palawan, Puerto Princesa City is...

Framing the coastline of the capital of Palawan, Puerto Princesa City is Honda Bay. Popular location for snorkeling and island hopping.

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US$41.00*
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Honda Bay Island Hopping Tour from Puerto Princesa Including Lunch
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US$30.00*
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Honda Bay Island Hopping Tour Including Buffet Lunch
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US$55.00*
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Full-Day Honda Bay Island Hopping Tour from Puerto Princesa

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ONE OF PALAWAN'S BEST!!!

We were in a tour package when we sailed and snorkled around this bay... Honda Bay ( "honda or hondo" is a spanish word that means "deep waters")... Bring your own water sandals... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were in a tour package when we sailed and snorkled around this bay... Honda Bay ( "honda or hondo" is a spanish word that means "deep waters")... Bring your own water sandals, snorkle equipment, some old bread for fish feeding to save some pesos if you can... The inclusive lunch buffet was served around 10:30am so a light breakfast... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a great time island hopping in Honda Bay. Went to Cowrie, Starfish and Luli Islands. Snorkeling and relaxing, taking in the beautiful vistas was a great way to spend the day. Do this.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My friends and I, for the very first time travelled out of Luzon island with our families in tow to attend a friend's wedding. We decided to do Honda Bay tour since we are all in the same place at the same time. The islands on the tour were Starfish, Luli and Cowrie, all of them have white sand but... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you see all nice pictures from the island you will be disappointed coming there. There are hundreds of tourists and it is very crowded. The water is not clean and it is hardly any idea to snorkel around. Besides that the area where you can swim and snorkel is restricted. Visit Port Barton instead and make some islands hopping... More 

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Thank Staffan C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got on a tour which included 3 islands. The Starfish island, LuLi island and Cowrie island. The tour guide drove us to a rental shop first for the swimming shoes and snorkle gears because we didn't have them. We got to feed huge fishes in the Starfish island (make sure to carry bread with you so you can feed... More 

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Thank Lemlem P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family love to go here because the place is so nice, the fish and also the sea is so great when we're snorkelling, i would love to go back there anytime.

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Thank Haidz A
San Diego, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried to snorkle here at Honda Bay. Too many rocks at shoreline to even get out to sea. Water was not clear, very muggy. I did not like snorklng there only because of the many rocks.

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Thank Sam M
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Honda bay is the actual port for tourists to get on a boat excursions to the islands around. We went there by scooter first it's about 10 km from Puerto Princesa city centre. There are at least 5 different stands where you can get an excursion. We went for the Cowry island, the nearest one. You have to pay for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I totally enjoyed this tour. We were picked up on time. The waters were calm that day and we got to swim and snorkel in all the waters around each island that we visited. The waters were very clear and water warm. A suggestion, bring your own snorkel gear if possible. You can forego the flippers if... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel helped us book a day trip island hopping in Honda Bay. We were picked up at our hotel. We had a driver and a tour guide. After an hour's drive, we arrived at Honda Bay. We then took a motorized boat and traveled to three small islands. The first two island we enjoyed snorkeling. The last island we... More 

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