Here in the Philippines, we are blessed with stunning coastlines and crystal-clear turquoise waters. We bask in the limelight of being a tropical country and thrive in it. While we have the popular islands—Boracay, El Nido, Siargao, Cebu—we also have hidden gems that may take a bit more time and effort to get to. It may be exhausting, but the wee bit of burnout is always worth it.
Bantayan Island sits at the northern part of Cebu and while the south is known for extreme adventures, Bantayan offers a place to find yourself and packs a great set of activities both for the thrill seeker and laidback traveler. It’s a choose-your-own-adventure kind of destination, but to make it easier to decide on what you want to go for, here are 10 THINGS TO DO IN THE STRIKING ISLAND OF BANTAYAN.
Donatela Hotel is a 7.5-hectare botanical sanctuary located in the southwestern portion of Bohol, along the shores of Panglao Island. The resort takes pride in its respect for nature’s beauty, carefully maintaining its facilities in harmony with the environment.
Time to explore the northern side of CEBU! From island hopping, cliff diving, snorkeling and food tripping to witnessing and experiencing the local fish market scene. Here’s a 4D3N itinerary of Bantayan Island that will show you just why people are falling inlove with this side of the province.