Snake Island (Vigan Island), El Nido

(4.4/5 based on 380 reviews on the web)
An untouched oasis of sand and sea, Snake Island (Vigan Island) connects to mainland Palawan via a winding sweep of sandbar, appearing daily at low tide. Accessed via boat or foot (during low tide), the island itself is small and blanketed with thick foliage. Surrounded by crystal clear azure ocean, snorkel along the shore, then hike to the top of the island’s viewing platform to see the snaking sandbar in full view. Keep your eyes peeled for monkeys hiding in the mangroves. If walking across the sandbar, make sure you wear water shoes to protect your feet from rockfish. Snake Island (Vigan Island) is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, El Nido Edition.
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  • 5 stars rather than 4 because it is part of the Islands not to be missed. This is really original this mini beach that connects the two islands.
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  • Curious place, where a large sand dune connects two islands. Relaxing place (if there aren't many people) enjoying the scenery that offers you this wonderful place to walk from end to end. If you are looking for a bit you'll find something strange sea star by their pointed shapes.
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  • is in fact little to see when you get to the top you have an overview of the bay and is a white long sandy bank in the form of a snake is nice to see such as a post card and is included in tour c you can do
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