Travelling within Palawan is now more convenient, making the province a virtual network of Adventure Island. By air, it takes 55 minutes from Manila via Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Air Philippines, and Zest Air. It also accessible to travel from Cebu, Boracay, Davao, and Bohol onto Puerto Princesa City. By Sea, it takes 18 to 22 hours from Manila on board the Negros Navigation , 2GO, and WG and A.

By Road from Puerto Princesa City to Port Barton

1Using public transport located at New San Jose Bus Terminal in Puerto Princesa City, the local Bus/Jeepney will take around 4 hours. The Jeepney leaves at 8:00-9:00 in the morning every day. A stopover for meals or snacks or stretch your legs and comfort before to continue your destination onto Port Barton. Port Barton is situated 166 kilometres Northwest of Puerto Princesa City

Upon arrival in Port Barton Terminal, you may register in the Port Barton Tourism Assistance Centre and walked your feet onto resort as it’s only 2-3 minutes.

Travelling can be achieved by use of private transport and takes about two and half hours (2 ½ hours) by main road then about thirty minutes cross country through the mountains and jungle. Please see the “Booking and Reservation” page (click here) for private van and boat transfer.

From Puerto Princesa – San Vicente – Port Barton
You may also travel from Puerto Princesa City onto San Vicente via Public Shuttle Van, Private air condition Van or Bus as Public Shuttle Van leaves between 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 12:00 noon every day and the Public Bus leaves at 1:00PM however, when it full the Van and Bus leaves early regardless the time schedules. It take 3 ½ hours for private van, 4hours public shuttle van and 5-6 hours for public jeepney. From San Vicente bound to Port Barton it takes 45 minutes to one (1) hour if the weather permitted. The Public boat may achieve from San Vicente onto Port Barton every day, 9:00am – 10:00am from Port Barton and 2:00pm- 3:00pm leaves in San Vicente onto Port Barton. Please note the Public Boat from Port Barton onto San Vicente Town or vice versa may not travel due to the less numbers of passengers and weather. Please see “Booking and Reservation” page (click here) for the private van and boat pick-up.

2You may also travel from Puerto Princesa City onto San Vicente via Public Shuttle Van, Private air condition Van or Bus as Public Shuttle Van leaves between 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM and 12:00 noon every day and the Public Bus leaves at 1:00PM however, when it full the Van and Bus leaves early regardless the time schedules. It take 3 ½ hours for private van, 4hours public shuttle van and 5-6 hours for public jeepney. From San Vicente bound to Port Barton it takes 45 minutes to one (1) hour if the weather permitted.

The Public boat may achieve from San Vicente onto Port Barton every day, 9:00am – 10:00am from Port Barton and 2:00pm- 3:00pm leaves in San Vicente onto Port Barton. Please note the Public Boat from Port Barton onto San Vicente Town or vice versa may not travel due to the less numbers of passengers and weather. Please see “Booking and Reservation” page (click here) for the private van and boat pick-up.

By Pump boat from Puerto Princesa City – Sabang (Underground River) – Port Barton
Public jeepney/public shuttle van/bus to Sabang leaves 6am and 9am everyday from New Public Market, San Jose in Puerto Princesa City. These times are estimates only as public transport leaves when full (get there early), travel time approximately 2 ½ hours. Once in Sabang the pickup location for the boat is at Sabang Wharf/Pier. The boat must be booked 2days in advance on our reservation page by “clicking here”. Please estates your time departures and other concerns.
One of the New Nature Wonder of the World “ Underground River “ , this natural wonder features an 8.2 kilometre navigable underground river, reputed to be the world’s longest that wind through a spectacular cave before emptying out in to the South China Sea. This river flows within a deep cavern under rugged limestone and marble cliffs, special features of the park. Known as one of the world’s wonders, this river stretches eight kilometers deep into an underground lagoon with crystalline waters. Within the hallowed recesses, one winds through the tunnel aboard a paddleboat with outriggers to be enthralled at every turn, which reveals stalactite pillars, rock formations, and domed amphitheatres. The park is located in Bahile, Puerto Princesa, Palawan. Located 81 kilometers from the city proper, the place can be reached through Barangay Cabayugan to Sabang, from where one could take a pumpboat ride to the Underground River, or hike through a monkey trail. An alternative way to reach the river
After the Underground River Tour you will transfer onto Port Barton if the weather permitted. We suggest leaving in Sabang the latest is 12noon as sometimes the weather might change.

By Boat from El Nido to Port Barton

-Public Transfer by road: Take public transport from El Nido going to Puerto Princesa.
-Ask to be dropped off in Roxas. There is only one jeepney leaving in Roxas at 12noon travelling onto Port Barton.
-Public transfer by Sea: There is not daily service. Visit El Nido tourism office for schedule of public boat going to Port Barton or Sabang. Also visit Judith’s at El Nido Boutique and Art Shop”, you can often share a private boat by advertising there.
-If your boat from El Nido is travelling to Sabang ask the boatman to drop you off in Ausan Beach front cottages as next to Port Barton Tourism office. Please see the “Booking and Reservation” page for private van and boat transfers.