Taytay (Palawan) Tourist Spots, History, Festival

Taytay is a 1st class coastal municipality of Palawan Province in Region IVB or Mimaropa, Philippines.

Taytay Palawan
Taytay Palawan

Profile of Taytay Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Palawan Island in Western Philippines (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> El Nido (north), Dumaran and Roxas (south), San Vicente (Southwest)
Area –> 1,257.68 km2 (485.59 sq mi)
Population –> 75,165 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 290,366,640.62
Barangays –> 31
Terrain –> Mountainous with hills and narrow coastal plains
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, English, Ilonggo,
Legislative District –> 1st
Government Officials
Congressman –> Franz Alvarez
Mayor –> Romy Salvame
Vice Mayor –> Christian V. Rodriguez

History of Taytay

The town of Taytay in Palawan was founded in 1623.

On August 19, 2021, Bishop Broderick Pabillo was installed as the new bishop of the vicariate of Taytay.

Economy of Taytay

Taytay is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.

Tourist Spots in Taytay

Kuyawyaw Waterfalls
Fort Santa Isabel
Manguao Lake
Purungyawan Beach

Festivals in Taytay

Pasinggatan Festival

Map of Taytay Municipality in Palawan

See also: Profile of Mayor Romy Salvame, Governor Jose Ch. Alvarez

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