El Nido beach among world's best beaches for 2016
Alixandra Caole Vila (Philstar.com) - April 5, 2016 - 9:10pm

MANILA, Philippines - Travel ratings website Trip Advisor included a beach in El Nido, Palawan on their list of  World's Best Beaches for 2016.

Through the votes of the users of the popular website, Nacpan Beach ranked 10th, placing itself alongside beaches in Myanmar, Brazil, Puerto Rico and Greece.

"A long coastline, golden sand, beautiful crystal waters and a completely virgin landscape make a visit to this place unforgettable!” the website says, describing the pristine beach.

Nacpan beach, a four-kilometer stretch of cream sand and coconut trees was actually considered as one of the secret getaways for some of the tourists, until its beauty was discovered by many and become one of the best attractions in El Nido.


Situated in Sitio Calitang, the once deserted paradise slowly became one of the most sought after destinations in the popular El Nido. Macpan beach has a twin beach called Calintang beach. 

Check out the review for Nacpan beach here.

Trip Advisor's top 10 beaches in the world

  1. Grace Bay – Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
  2. Baia do Sancho – Fernando de Noronha, Brazil
  3. Playa Paraiso – Cayo Largo, Cuba
  4. Anse Lazio – Praslin Island, Seychelles
  5. Cayo de Agua – Los Roques National Park, Venezuela
  6. Flamenco Beach – Culebra, Puerto Rico
  7. Playa de Ses Illetes – Formentera, Spain
  8. Ngapali Beach – Ngapali, Myanmar
  9. West Bay Beach – Bay Islands, Honduras
  10. Nacpan Beach – El Nido, Philippines 

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