FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS AND INFORMATION
Planning Your Trip to El Nido
Get a QR-Coded Tourist ID
You have to book you accommodation that is
Accredited by the Department Of Tourism.
There are different rules that apply to guests from
palawan and guests from manila and elsewhere.
for non-palawan Residents: you are only allowed
to go scuba diving and island hopping.
please check with your accommodations as rules
Getting to El Nido:
Direct flight to El Nido/Lio Airport via AirSwift from Manila, Cebu, Clark, Caticlan
a negative test result of rt-pcr
conducted 2 days prior to date of flight
Rules to Remember While in El Nido
Smoking is prohibited in public places: the city, boats and islands
Single use plastic bottles, plastic bags, cellophane and Styrofoam are prohibited. Kindly refrain from purchasing or using single plastic bottles. Please use reusable water bottles and bags.
We accept Gcash, GrabPay, Coins.ph
Online Tranfer to BPI
Over the Counter payments at SM Malls, Cebuana MLhuillier, MLhuillier
Visa and MasterCard (at no additional cost), Apple Pay and We Chat
We are located next to Happiness Bar. From the terminal or Lio Airport, have the tricycle driver take you to Happiness or Cafe Athena.
Morning dives start at 8:00 am and are back in El Nido by 12 noon.
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) located on Real Street has 2 ATM machines and can assist you with foreign exchange inside the bank. An additional BPI ATM machine is also available in Lio Tourism Estate and Abot Kaya in Corong Corong
Bank lobby is open Monday thru Friday from 9:00am to 4:00pm and is closed on weekends
Metrobank corner of Rizal and Real Streets
Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) has 2 ATM machines located by the basketball court/City hall
Foreign monetary exchange can be done at Palawan Express or MLhuililer which are both located in town