About Coron

Think of amazing nature, nice and friendly people, great adventure, captivating and enchanting islands. You are thinking of Coron! Yes, that wonderful place blessed with beautiful beaches, majestic cliffs, serene lagoons and lakes, verdant mountains and thick mangrove forest, amazing coral gardens, soothing hot spring. To all these Nature wonders, history enhanced our tourism sites with World War II shipwrecks, now encrusted with corals and the habitat of a variety of fished, and a favorite site of the snorkelers and scuba divers.


Coron is located in the northernmost part of Palawan, being a part of the Calamianes Group of Islands which is composed of 4 municipalities – Coron, Busuanga, Culion and Linapacan. It is the center of trade and commerce in the Calamianes.


swimming at cayangan



Coron is a safe place and one can walk around without fear. The Catholic Church, Municipal Plaza, Municipal Hall, Bank of the Philippine Islands, the Elementary School, Allied Bank are all near each other in the town center. Other establishment are just a walking distance or a tricycle ride away, Coron being just a small town.

Forex and money transfer windows are available – there is LBC,, M Lhuillier, Palawan Pawnshop, Western Unio, and Smart Padala. Cellphones signals are provided by Smart and Globe.