Taytay (Palawan) - Palawan Destinations

Taytay (Palawan)

It is a 1st class municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines.

According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 53,657 people in 10,083 households.

During the Spanish colonization of the Philippines, Taytay became the capital of the Province of Calamianes, the entire territory of Palawan, in 1818; and the Province of Castilla, a land area occupying the northern part of Palawan, in 1858. During the American era, Taytay ceased being Palawan's capital, and its administrative boundary was reduced by approximately 500,000 hectares upon the creation of the Municipality of El Nido in 1916.




Attractions at Taytay (Palawan)

Pasinggatan Festival
Santa Isabel Fort