The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park is made up of the Saint Paul mountain range, the famous Underground River, and karst landscape. The karst landscape is a mountainside bedrock made of limestone that has been dissolved and shaped by water. The unusual and interesting limestone formations, underground drainage system and caves were shaped for thousands of years as the South China Sea pounded on the Palawan mountainside.
This park, especially the underground river, is one of the most visited tourist spots in this part of the Philippines. Below are 5 reasons why you should come for a visit.
One, the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site. This means it is one of the limited sites considered by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee an “outstanding cultural or natural importance to the common heritage of humankind”. By [Read more…]