Paluan trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Paluan

(4/5 based on a few reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: nature
Paluan is a third class municipality in the province of Occidental Mindoro, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 15,223 people.GeographyThe town is located at the north-western tip of Mindoro Island. It lies along the north-east shore of Paluan Bay, approximately 7 miles southeast of Cape Calavite, a major sea-lane for inter-island and ocean-going vessels. The town is surrounded by rolling and steep mountain ranges, of which Mount Calavite with an altitude of is the highest peak. At Mount Calavite point, the best panoramic view of Occidental Mindoro and nearby islands could be seen.Paluan is a predominantly rural municipality, characterized by natural vegetation and an economy based mostly on agriculture. Its dominant land use is forest cover. Forestland occupies or 56% of total land area, planted with patches of fruit bearing trees and upland field crops. A large portion of forestland is restricted as a preservation area for wildlife and watershed, the Mount Calavite Wildlife Sanctuary. This area, which also includes Mount Calavite, is a habitat of various flora and fauna, such as the rare Mindoro tamaraw and the critically endangered Mindoro bleeding-heart (Gallicolumba platenae). Paluan has a of land classified as National Integrated Protected Areas System (NIPAS) area.Agricultural lands cover or 24% of the total land area. About 17% is devoted to rice production while 4% is planted with upland crops such as vegetables and root crops, yet 80% or of agricultural land remains uncultivated. Open grasslands cover 18% or utilized for pasture.
Plan your trip to Paluan and other Philippines destinations using our handy Philippines vacation route planner.
Source

Plan your trip to Paluan

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Best things to do in Paluan

See this by visiting one of the destinations below

Why?
Some destinations do not have accommodations and require staying in a nearby city. Here are places you can stay:
Beaches, adventure, nature
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Fun & games, parks, wildlife areas
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nightlife, historic sites, nature
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Nature, historic sites, theme parks
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Nature, beaches, adventure
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Mindoro

31 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 40 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM INDIA January, romantic, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Mindoro BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Puerto Galera BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES March, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: March, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Puerto Galera BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES December, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Puerto Galera BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES December, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: December, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Puerto Galera BY A USER FROM KUWAIT April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Puerto Galera BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 41 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM SOUTH KOREA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Mindoro BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Mindoro BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Calapan BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News