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Address: Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines

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Amazing Race to Palawan

We have a short stop here. This is one of the pit stop of amazing race. We had a lot of memorable pictures here. This near Underground river

Reviewed 19 September 2016
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Cavite City, Philippines

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Canton of Basel, Switzerland
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nothing special...just a rock formation...apart from you believe in mystical things and stories...nice to see, but not more

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Doha, Qatar
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very good view of Rock Formation. Did not go inside or go near the cave. A very famous spot for photographers and it was one of the pit stop of amazing race. I really don't know the history why they called it Cleopatra's Needle. 10 mins stopover!

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Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 March 2017

I got to the top and back in just over 3 days, 3 nights camping open air in hammocks - no mosquitoes! Toughest physical effort of my life, but so, so worth it! Achieving this challenge has been the highlight of my year so far. We went with the guide Dampot to be found in the Batak village. Can be... More 

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Cavite City, Philippines
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We have a short stop here. This is one of the pit stop of amazing race. We had a lot of memorable pictures here. This near Underground river

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Thank mincecc
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

This and the elephant cave make an interesting stop. The weather was a bit damp on our visit but worth taking a few snaps. There is not much more than the attractions but there are a couple of informative boards and ample parking at the roadside.

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Paranaque City
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Just one of the many natural limestone protrusions in a karst area. It is somewhat distinguished since an imagined obelisk sits atop the structure. A hill resembling an elephant's outline (naturally named Mt. elephant by the locals) stands behind Cleopatra's needle. It is found on the way to the underground river coming from Puerto Princesa. The site was ine of... More 

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Las Pinas
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Reviewed 1 June 2013

This is one place for eco-tourism. It is a good drive from Puerto Princesa but the sights along the way and the place itself is worth the trek. Bring water. Wear comfortable shoes.

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Reviewed 11 May 2013

its called cleopatra's nipple. not cleopatra's needle. we saw this mountain formation along the way to the underground river. this one was called so because it looks like that, a nipple. its a good conversation piece. they have a name for several mountain formation. these help keep the almost 2 hour trip to the river lively, but it depends on... More 

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