Exceptional yet eco-friendly — this is the kind of vacation discriminating travelers and adventurers have come to expect out of every stay at Dos Palmas Island Resort & Spa in Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines. Despite the resort’s exclusive address, it presents a full gallery of world-class services. But more than that, the laid-back lifestyle offered by the resort is only made possible with the help of sustainable practices and technologies. Freshwater is supplied by a water desalination plant and rain collection ponds, while the comprehensive waste management facility and treatment plant ensure a pollution-free environment.
In addition, this resort in Puerto Princesa offers exhilarating activities and tours that showcase the best nature has to offer on this side of the country. Explorers-at-heart, prepare to embark in a lush and guilt-free adventure over land and under water when you sign up for the following:
1. Wine and dine at Kara-e-nan Restaurant
The filling and supremely satisfying spread of tropical island flavors at Kara-e-nan Restaurant is a perfect representation of the resort’s holistic approach to epicurean holidays and sustainable development. The resort maintains vegetable and herb gardens as well as a plant nursery to supply the freshest ingredients needed to create memorable Asian flavors at Kara-e-nan Restaurant. These gardens, in turn, are sustained by organic fertilizer from the resort’s treatment plant.
2. Dive classes, island tours, and water sports
Yearning to discover the colorful world shrouded by the deep blue of the sea? Take a plunge and join introductory and Divemaster courses taught by PADI dive professionals on your Dos Palmas holiday. Classes are conducted in any of the 10 dive sites near the resort. But if donning a SCUBA set is not your cup of tea, you can still access the rich marine ecosystem that surrounds Dos Palmas by kayaking, snorkeling, or going on island hopping, mangrove trail, and dolphin- and whale-watching tours.
3. An educational tour of the Marine Research Center
Or, if you prefer to learn about the bounties of the sea while enjoying the solid certainty of land beneath your feet, visit the Marine Research Center. This research facility is a testament to Dos Palmas’ commitment to preserving the ecological balance of the marine and terrestrial systems that surround its exclusive address. It features research materials and pictures of flora and fauna on and around the island and Honda Bay.
Don’t you find it easier to relax in utmost leisure knowing that Dos Palmas Island Resort & Spa in Puerto Princesa, Palawan is providing everything you need while promoting the peaceful coexistence of man and nature?