It's Time to Start Your Adventure
In Rizal you can visit and experience the famous double island, white water tube rafting, enjoy white sand beaches, and discover Tau’t Bato Tribe along with their culture.
Rizal, officially the Municipality of Dr. Jose P. Rizal, is a first class municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines. The municipality also hosts the Singnapan charcoal petrographs.
Things to Discover in Rizal
Tau't Bato Tribe
The Tau’t Batu or Tao’t Bato or Taaw’t Bato (translate’s to “people of the rock” in English) are indigenous people located in some high lying areas on Mt. Mantalingajan.
As of right now, most of them are still using the ancient mode of living, like hunting and farming.
Relax and dip into the cold water and refresh your mind, in the river.
It is located in Barangay Culasian.
The river from the mountain downstreams are used by locals for everyday use. As of now, there is a mini-hydro structure in the Culasian River.
Major jump-off: Brgy. Ransang, Rizal, Palawan
Exit point (Traverse): Brgy. Malis, Brooke’s Point, Palawan
LLA: 8°48’N 117°40’E, 2086 MASL
Days required / Hours to summit: 3-5 days / 15-20 hours
Specs: Major climb, Difficulty 9/9, Trail Class 2-5
Features: Indigenous tribes, ultramafic forests, unique fauna and flora.
A Taste of Rizal
Is best known for its food, music and ambiance. It offers range of special delicious local and foreign food where guests can order live crabs, lobsters, grouper (lapu-lapu) direct from the restaurant’s aquarium.
Kawayanan Grill Station is one of the biggest and known restaurants in Coron today. It serves Filipino Cuisine and some exotic & seafood dishes.
How to get to Rizal
You can take the Cherry bus for
4 – 5 hours, Depending on traffic.
The cost is approximately
450p – 500p.
San Jose Bus Terminal can be reached by tricycle. Distance from the airport to the terminal is 6 km. Cost about 50 — 150 pesos for one-two persons.
It is 295 km from Puerto Princesa to Rizal.
Getting Around Town
Why Outdoor Adventure
Head for the white sandy beaches, make a beeline for many island hopping tours or soak up beach cafe culture in a friendly town. Diverse scenery and unique culture mean there is a wide range of distinct places to visit in Rizal.
What You Get
Voted for the fourth year in a row as the Worlds Best Island in 2020, by T&L magazine and in the top diving destinations in the world
Palawan consists of 1,780 islands of pristine white beaches, dramatic rock formations, secret coves, and underground mysteries. An untamed land, a nature lover’s paradise, and an adventurer’s dream:
Palawan certainly lives up to its image as the last frontier, what are you waiting for?