Snake Island (Vigan Island), El Nido

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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. Arrange your visit to Snake Island (Vigan Island) and discover more family-friendly attractions in El Nido using our El Nido vacation builder app .
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  • One of the many islands, especially no different, his zest is a sand spit. She appears at low tide and you can walk on it. To see it have to sail in the afternoon. In the same way on the island, you can climb the Hill, on top of the bear viewing platform where we met monkey.
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  • A white streak and pure in the midst of a crystal clear sea, a must during peak season (Dec-feb). In low season disappears under water.
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  • , But not when the tours there. Rather take a private boat at high tide so you escape the hustle and bustle. Beautiful view and insanely island with a beautiful dune where you can walk over.
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  • I said i must visit here and here I'm!!! Such an awesome view! So lucky to be here!
  • Nice place for taking pictures, especially during low tide when the snake shaped sandbar is fully visible. Really good feeling to walk on wet sand knowing that you have deeper water on both sides just meters away. Back on the island you can find a funny monkey, guarding the entrance.
  • Must visit it’s in Tour B also go on low tide so you can see the snake tale ;)
  • Amazing place
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