Matinloc Island (El Nido)

El Nido PH, Philippines


MATINLOC ISLAND by drone - EL NIDO, Palawan, Philippines
Matinloc Shrine - El Nido, Palawan, Philippines - 4K Drone
Secret Beach, Matinloc Island, El Nido
Hidden Beach, El Nido Philippines S3, Vlog 62


Matinloc Island is 8km along the western edge of the Bacuit Archipelago. Along with neighbouring Tapiutan Island, it forms narrow Tapiutan Strait.

Located in this island are the three sites included in Tour C:

  • Matinloc Shrine
  • Hidden Beach
  • Secret Beach


Matinloc Shrine

Known as Shrine of the Blessed Virgin. The island is shaped like a heart from aerial view. Matinloc is heart in "Kuyunin" El Nido's local dialect.

Matinloc shrine and beach

Hidden Beach

A secluded location, fine white sand, and clear waters. It is surrounded by limestone rocks formations. The swimming area resembles a natural infinity pool with crystal clear waters.

Hidden beach El nido

Secret Beach

This beach is only accessible by swimming through this door size opening through a narrow crevice in a rock wall.

Secret beach El nido


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