Thinking where to go every summer? Looking for a quick getaway where you can have a peace of mind, good experience and rejuvenating vacation?
You can visit this island in the southernmost tip of Quezon Province if you want a unique experience and private island.
It has a potential to become a tourist destination. This island with a long sand bar and a marine sanctuary with tons of variety of fishes and corals is located at eastern part of Calauag and one of the places to be whether you are an intrepid traveller or pleasure seeker.
Travel time is 5-6 hours only. From Manila, you can ride a bus from Buendia or in Cubao, Quezon City bound to Calauag, Quezon. Once you reach the town, there are tricycles that can take you to the municipal port.
For those who are looking for hotels, you will not find one. It is really a BACK TO BASIC experience wherein there are no facilities like cottage with rooms or open cottages. Tent is good to bring as well.
For divers, there is a marine sanctuary (Balagbag Reef and Fish Sanctuary) present in the area, home to numerous marine species.