The average price of a 7-day trip to Puerto Princesa is $2,107 for a solo traveler, $3,784 for a couple, and $7,094 for a family of 4. Puerto Princesa hotels range from $43 to $195 per night with an average of $76, while most vacation rentals will cost $20 to $480 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Puerto Princesa Airport (PPS) are between $1,294 and $2,671 per person for economy flights and $4,061 to $8,382 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $27 to $75 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Puerto Princesa, PH

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to PPS and stay in a Puerto Princesa hotel:

  • January 15th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to May 20th (except the week of April 30th)
  • June 18th to July 8th (except the week of June 25th)
  • August 20th to October 14th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Puerto Princesa is usually late September.

 

Average Puerto Princesa Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $1,195-$3,299($171-$471 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $27 to $75 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $682 to $2,270 for economy

Lodging: $54 to $72 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $68 to $84 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $3,290-$6,896($470-$985 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $54 to $150 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,364 to $4,540 for economy

Lodging: $54 to $72 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $68 to $84 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $4,132-$12,044($590-$1,721 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $108 to $300 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,728 to $9,080 for economy

Lodging: $108 to $144 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $109 to $134 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Puerto Princesa

How cheap can you make a vacation to Puerto Princesa? The cheapest trip to Puerto Princesa is about $131 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 20% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $20 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $35.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $914-$2,752($131-$393 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $16 to $32 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $682 to $2,270 for economy

Lodging: $35 to $43 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $1,708-$5,246($244-$749 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $32 to $64 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,364 to $4,540 for economy

Lodging: $35 to $43 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $3,368-$10,492($481-$1,499 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $64 to $128 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,728 to $9,080 for economy

Lodging: $70 to $86 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $32 to $64 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Puerto Princesa cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Puerto Princesa Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Puerto Princesa.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $2,414-$10,851($345-$1,550 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $57 to $135 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,541 to $4,722 for first class

Lodging: $79 to $195 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $480 to $864 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $4,354-$16,518($622-$2,360 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $114 to $270 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,082 to $9,444 for first class

Lodging: $79 to $195 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $480 to $864 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Puerto Princesa for a week is $8,708-$30,960($1,244-$4,423 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $228 to $540 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $6,164 to $18,888 for first class

Lodging: $158 to $390 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $720 to $1,382 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Puerto Princesa Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Puerto Princesa is slightly lower than the average city. On average vacation rentals are less expensive than hotels. Luxury hotels are more expensive in Puerto Princesa due to hotel employees. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Puerto Princesa Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Puerto Princesa hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Puerto Princesa.

 

Flight Costs to Puerto Princesa

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $2,671 average in late December to a low of $1,294 in late September. Median flight price is $1,541. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Puerto Princesa our data includes 26 originating airports, and 31 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Puerto Princesa from an airport like Shevchenko (SCO) in Aktau (Kazakhstan) for an average $6,195 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Mactan-Cebu International (CEB) in Lapu-Lapu City (the Philippines) at an average of just $69.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Monday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Monday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Puerto Princesa, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $1,377, so you can easily save about 106% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Puerto Princesa can easily cost $240 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $16 per person. Private tours can cost $486 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

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