Puerto Princesa is situated in the waist of Palawan Island. It is bound toward the east by the Sulu Sea, toward the west iby the South China Sea, toward the north by the districts of San Vicente and Roxas, and toward the south by the region of Aborlan. It is around 306 nautical miles (567 km) from the Philippine capital of Manila, 205 nautical miles (380 km) from Panay Island, and 250 nautical miles (460 km) from Zamboanga City on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. 66 ranges (or areas) referred to all through the Philippines as barangays, 35 of which are named urban barangays and 31 as provincial. Puerto Princesa is known as the Eco-Tourism Center of the Philippines. Lately, the city has seen an amazing increment in the quantity of sightseers carrying with them exchange and organizations for the city. Numerous lodgings going from essential to five-star extravagance housing have been produced subsequent to the 1990s to take into account a developing number of outside and neighborhood vacationers in the city. There are likewise a huge choice of eateries, bars, and shops including the as of late finished Robinsons Place Palawan, Unitop shopping center Puerto Princesa, NCCC Mall Palawan ,and forthcoming shopping centers, SM City Puerto Princesa shopping center. Most voyagers come to Puerto Princesa to visit the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park found 50 km north of the city. It was named one of the New7Wonders of Nature. The city is likewise the hop off point for investigating the Tubbataha Reef.