8 best beaches in Cebu
Cebu is a great place for those who come here for a beach holiday. Here you can go swimming with sharks and diving, and you can just lie on one of the sandy beaches.
Bantayan Island is located north of Cebu Island. With an area of almost 100 square kilometers, this island is considered one of the best in the world due to the crystal-clear water and snow-white beaches.
On Bantayan you will also find one of the oldest Filipino churches, built more than 400 years ago, during the Spanish colonization. In addition, seafood lovers will find in Bantayan a wide variety of dishes at relatively low prices.
Among the thousands of Philippine islands, Malapascua is one of the most visited by divers due to its unique inhabitants - fox sharks. The island is very small, with a simple and understandable infrastructure, which is still under development. If you want to escape from civilization and immerse yourself in the nirvana of beautiful nature - you are here. There are no cars, no ATMs. Only beautiful beaches, clear sea and starry sky.
They say that if the Spanish conquerors arrived at this island in our time, they would have found Camotes exactly the same as 350 years ago. That says a lot. Here you will find not only the most beautiful beaches, but also green forests, and the azure water of the ocean that affectionately bathes this paradise.
Camotes included of four separate islands: Pacjian, Ponson, Poro and Tulang. Visit each of them and choose your favorite!
Just two to three hours drive from Cebu there is the place Moalboal. The main tourist activity of this peninsula is diving. Here, swim enthusiasts will find a stunning reef with many marine life. And for the lazy, there is a long sandy beach.
A hundred kilometers south of the city of Cebu there is an amazing island of beauty Badian. It boasts some of the best beaches in central Philippines. A Badian beach with white sand against a background of lush greenery extends for several miles, which makes it an ideal place for diving enthusiasts as well as for those who just like to sunbathe on the beach.
Within the municipality of Oslob, in the province of Cebu there is the charming island of Sumilon. This island is a great place for those who have already been swimming with whale sharks, have seen enough of Kawasan Falls and are ready to just relax, lying on the shore with a good book.
Tingko Beach, Alcoy
This beach is not very popular among tourists, but it is perfect for those who live in Cebu for a long time and do not want to spend a lot of time on the road.
How to get there? Take the bus to Oslob from the South terminal. Ask the conductor to drop you off at the beach. And to get to the beach you can use the services of motorbikes.
Secret Aloguinsan Beach
Another alternative for those who live in Cebu. Not only that, in this place you can take a boat cruise on the river, so after - also relax on the beach!