Puerto Princesa Underground River Tour with Buffet Lunch

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Listed as one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature, be enchanted by the spectacular limestone formation and century-old stalactites and stalagmites nesting in the majestic Puerto Princesa Underground River.

  • A fully-guided tour of the World Heritage-Listed Puerto Princesa Underground River
  • Pass by beautiful limestone cliffs and see a variety of endemic animals
  • Explore the cave aboard a paddle boat and see million year-old fossils and ravishing mineral formations
  • Learn more about the treasures of the underground river from a licensed tour guide
  • Take delight in a sumptuous buffet lunch at Gusto Restaurant


Embark on a thrilling journey to the Puerto Princesa Underground River, a natural wonder in Palawan and one of the premiere tourist destinations in the country.

Upon arrival at the Sabang wharf, hop on a motorized pump boat and traverse through many beautiful limestone cliffs on the way to the underground river. You might also encounter huge monitor lizards and a number of monkeys along the way.

You will then transfer to a small paddle boat which will take you inside the majestic cave. See fossilized remains of animals from the Miocene period plastered on a limestone wall and be entranced by the virtual crystal forest of overwhelming formations of stalactites and stalagmites while learning more about the treasures of the Puerto Princesa Underground River from your expert tour guide.

A buffet picnic lunch will also be served at Gusto Restaurant before or after your adventure, depending on the provided schedule of entrance to the cave.


  • Hotel pick up and drop off

  • Tour guide

  • Buffet lunch at Gusto Restaurant

  • National park permit fee

  • Boat transfers


  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Please wear comfortable footwear and clothing.

  • Children 2 years old and below are free of charge.

  • Advance booking required. Permits for the Puerto Princesa Underground River have to be secured one month prior to travel during peak season (April and May) and two weeks prior to travel during lean season.

  • The following information is required per participant upon booking:

  • Full name

  • Date of Birth


  • Boat transfers

  • Permits and registration fees

  • Entrance fees

  • Lunch buffet

  • English-speaking guide
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Puerto Princesa Underground River Tour with Buffet Lunch

Duration: 9:30 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Boat transfers / Permits and registration fees / Entrance fees / Lunch buffet / English-speaking guide
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  • 06:30

    Pick-up from Select Hotels in Puerto Princesa

  • Delight in the Sights of Puerto Princesa City

    Have an early morning ride to Sabang Wharf aboard a comfortable van and take in the beauty of Puerto Princesa City.

  • Take a Relaxing Cruise to the Subterranean River National Park

    Hop on a motorized boat for a 30-minute cruise to the underground river park. You may get a chance to see the local wildlife on your way to the paddle boat station.

  • Enter the Mesmerizing World of the Underground River

    Board a paddleboat for approximately 1 hour in and explore a pitch-dark cavern. With a search of light, marvel at the mystic formations of stalactites and stalagmites as well as the creatures that dwell within the darkness.

  • Have a Delightful Lunch at Gusto Grill and Restaurant

    Treat yourself to a buffet lunch at one of the famous food houses in Sabang to wrap up the fulfilling journey you just had. Enjoy delicious Filipino dishes as well as cuisines from around the world.

  • 16:00

    Drop-off at Select Hotels in Puerto Princesa

  • (For Pick-Up) Centrally located hotels in Puerto Princesa City (Puerto Princesa City) Time: 06:30:00

  • (For Drop-Off) Centrally located hotels in Puerto Princesa City (Puerto Princesa City) Time: 16:00:00

Pick-up Time & Location

  • (For Pick-Up) Centrally located hotels in Puerto Princesa City (Puerto Princesa City) Time: 06:30:00

Drop-off Time & Location

  • (For Drop-Off) Centrally located hotels in Puerto Princesa City (Puerto Princesa City) Time: 16:00:00

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  • Please bring a valid ID showing full name and date of birth on the day of the tour for registration and verification purposes.

  • Pick-up times are approximate. You will receive a precise pick-up time upon calling to reconfirm your tour 24 hours before departure. Please wait in your hotel lobby 20 minutes prior to the given departure time.

  • Pick-up/drop-off services are available for hotels and lodges within Puerto Princesa City only.

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  • Any cancellations made within 2 business days of your activity (after 17:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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