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Simizu Island

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Address: El Nido, Palawan Island, Philippines
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+63 908 549 1818
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US$35.00*
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Shared El Nido Island Hopping Tour Including Picnic Lunch
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US$32.00*
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El Nido Island Hopping: Lagoons and Beaches Including Lunch

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Good snorkeling area

The snorkeling area is between 2 islands. The coral here is beautiful beyond words. My tour guide dive in to let me touch big blue starfish. I love this island 😊

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
146debbyc
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Austria
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went there as we did our tour a island hopping - just to have our lunch there. to many people on a really small island. beach is full of trash. you can't swim there (only some little chinese children did). not worth visiting.

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Thank ribiseltarzan
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely beach. The public restroom though is non-functional, not maintained, and abandoned. It was black! Awful sight.

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Thank Yvonne Ivon A
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41 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The snorkeling area is between 2 islands. The coral here is beautiful beyond words. My tour guide dive in to let me touch big blue starfish. I love this island 😊

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Thank 146debbyc
Dumaguete City, Philippines
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83 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Combine fine white sand small beaches with turquoise water around this rocky island and you come to these secret beaches you have seen before on the screen :) Best is to visit outside of the touristic season to be less crowded!

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Thank lucseawalker
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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88 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

On one hand the guide would tell you how serious the people of the island are in conserving corals and marine life and on the other hand they let you lose on an island that is teeming with corals that tourists have stamped on over the years. Shimizu island is where you will have lunch on your island tour. It... More 

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Iloilo City, Philippines
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50 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

we did not go to the beach since the current was too strong, but the area the we docked in was serious DEEP. well, it's good for thrill seekers and also a nice spot for diving.

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1 Thank Frederick Evans G
Manila, Philippines
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Simizu means clear. True to its name, this island has crystal clear waters.. We did not dock but snorkel to sight stunning corals and fishes.

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Thank Davescoveries
Jakarta, Indonesia
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Turn back time when I was in El Nido, I took Tour A to explore El Nido. The first destination was Simizu Island. It has white sand beach and the sky was so clear at that time, so I made a nice picture of it.

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1 Thank pandansari
Vancouver, Canada
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We had our lunch at these beautiful island. Its a place away from noise from pollution and with the delicious and fresh food we ate we are in a paradise. A nice place to meditate and listen to the sound of silence.

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Thank _macapagal_vaquer
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stayed here for snorkelling and lunch as part of Tour A, and it's one of the best snorkelling sites in El Nido. We got life jackets for the kids and they loved the snorkelling and all the marine life. The current was quite strong when we went here but we kept pretty close to the banca boat so it... More 

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