The primary reason to stay in Coron Town is to explore the spell-binding islands and coves scattered around Coron Bay. Bangka trips are easy to arrange, but it’s worth comparing the various packages on offer. Coron Island is the most popular destination, but try to spend time on the smaller, less visited islands.

 

 

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