Facilities & Amenities
- Infinity Pool
- Restaurant & Bar
- Private Teepees
- Beach Volleyball
- Nighty Events
- Daily Tours
Enjoy the best of island life at Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach! Located just a 45 minute ride from El Nido, Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach is the perfect place for beach lovers to relax and soak up the sun. Meet dozens of other travelers from around the world at the beachfront bar and lounge area and be sure to catch sunset with a drink in hand. Our restaurant serves mouthwatering local and international dishes hot off the grill and our friendly staff will be happy to help you sort out all your travel needs.
Experience Nacpan Beach
Experience the best of Nacpan Beach, starting with our Mad5! While every experience we create at Mad Monkey is thoughtfully designed, we have identified FIVE amazing and authentic experiences in each and every one of our locations, that if taken part in the ‘Mad Monkey Way,’ will leave YOU feeling as though you have fully experienced and absorbed that destination. See our Mad5 at Mad Monkey Gili T below, or view all Madventures in the link below!
Tour M Island Hopping
Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Join Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday for Tour M! We visit the five most stunning places around the island, and the tour includes a delicious lunch spread.
Monthly during Full Moon
Join us in Nacpan Beach and Go Mad under the moonlight! Get illuminated under our black lights and groove to the sound of Palawan's finest DJs with a drink in hand.
Nacpan Music Quiz
Every Wed + Sat
It's time to test your love and knowledge of all thing's music! Grab your best monkey mates and guess the title of the song and the singer. We'll also have a microphone ready for you.
Nacpan Sunset Cruise
Every Wed + Sun
Are you a opacarophile? Hop on boat as we cruise to chase sunset!
Nacpan Mojito Masterclass
Make mojitos like a master.
Mad Beach Fest: 1 Day Pass
Avail of the 1-day pass and experience the Labor Day madness for a day.
Mad Beach Fest: 3-Day Pass
April 28-30 (Fri-Sun)
Get the 3-day pass and don't miss a beat on this Labor Day weekend madness.
Mad Beach Fest: 1 Day Camping Pass
Make the most out of your day and spend the night camping by the beach!
Mad Beach Fest: 3-Day Camping Pass
April 28-30 (Fri-Sun)
Make the most out of your weekend, party the Mad Monkey way and go camping by the beach!
Our goal at Mad Monkey is to create meaningful and sustainable travel experiences for our guests. Find out how we promote responsible travel and provide socio-economic benefits to the communities in which we are located.
Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach Local Community Project
Your stay at Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach directly funds the Monthly Feeding Program at Calitang Elementary School.
Nacpan Beach Cheat Sheet
Everything you need to know about traveling Nacpan Beach
WHEN TO GO
- Best time to go:
- Hottest months: March–April
- Rainy season:
- Conservation Fee: A small fee of Php 200 ($4) per person will be collected by your tourist establishment for every night you stay. The fee goes to the El Nido Protected Area Management Board.
- There is only one ATM in El Nido town so be sure to bring enough cash!
- There is no WiFi at Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach – make friends instead!
WHAT TO EAT
- Fresh seafood
- Tamilok (mangrove worms)
- Brick-oven pizzas
- Crocodile sisig
- Lato seaweed
- Danggit Lamayo
- Chao Long Noodles
- Chicken Inasal
The fastest way to go to El Nido is to fly directly to Lio Airport from Manila or Cebu. Currently, AirSwift is the only airline that flies directly to El Nido.
If you’re already in Coron, Palawan, you can ride a fast craft going to El Nido. The travel time is around 4 hours. The boat leaves Coron at noon and arrives by 3:30 PM in El Nido. There are no direct flights from Busuanga Airport in Coron to El Nido.
Manila to Puerto Princesa The most common travel option when going to El Nido is by riding a plane to Puerto Princesa, the capital of Palawan. The flight fares are cheaper compared to a direct flight.
FROM PUERTO PRINCESA
Vans are the most popular option among travelers for land travel to El Nido because it’s slightly faster than the bus with a travel time of 5-6 hours. The vans only leave once it’s full of passengers. The only stop is halfway for restroom and snack breaks. Some van services go directly to Nacpan Beach. Message us for more details.
FROM EL NIDO TOWN
Nacpan Beach is about a 45-minute ride from El Nido town. It’s a popular destination, so any tricycle driver in El Nido will know the way if you ask for a ride to Nacpan Beach.
You can also get yourself to Nacpan Beach by motorbike. Internet connection is limited on the road, so download a map and route before you leave town.
Access to the property is along the beach. From the main entrance, walk left about 200 metres.
Mad Monkey Nacpan Beach