Planning a trip? Those who love to travel know the essence of all travel is about you and your enjoyment. Travelers know that the destination is a major part in planning a trip, experiencing and delving deeper into an unfamiliar places, people and culture is paramount.
Expand your horizons and set your sight to the Philippines, an off the beaten path travel site! An undiscovered paradise made of thousands of islands and white sand beaches all around! A tiny dot in the map of the world, and yet a haven for travelers, backpackers, retirees and even passersby.
It offers awesome tourist attractions, magnificent beaches, hot spring resorts, colorful festivals, hundreds of scenic spots and world-class hotels and facilities. Not to mention the tropical climate, the affordable prices as well as the friendly and hospitable, English-speaking people! You will be glad you came, and we’re sure, you WILL come back for more FUN in the Philippines!
BEACHES, RESORTS AND DIVE SITES
Batangas has some great beaches which are perfect for children. Some have a stretch of shallow water that gently tapers off for nearly 600 feet, making it ideal for swimming and splashing around. Others have a nicely developed scene with plenty of water sports equipment for hire and boating excursions. Most of the rest of the beaches are pretty and some have decent coral gardens ideal for snorkelling.
Whatever kind of beach experience you want can be found in Batangas. The coastline of this province has quiet, secluded stretches of sand as well as more developed areas with resorts and water sports.
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Located on the southwestern part of Maricaban Island, Sepok Point has white sands and shaped like a cove. The rim of the drop-off west of Sepok Point and running southwest is a very good dive site with a wide variety of marine lives. The drop-off is at about 50 feet.
Balahibong Manok Island
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The Balahibong Manok Island dive site is 50-70 feet with a flat bottom and moderate to severe current. The major attraction is a hot spring in a hollow from 60-70 feet. Around this area are excellent coral formation.
Hamilo Cove Wreck
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A Japanese freighter was sunk at the Hamilo Cove Wreck during the liberation of the Philippines by US forces in 1945, a silty low visibility dive 5 -30’ at a depth of between 25-40’. Many schools of large Batfish live here along with Stonefish and large Lion Fish.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Don’t Miss Visiting the Amazing Batangas Province
- Magnificent Beaches and Dive Sites in Batangas!
- Colorful Festivals in Batangas
- Interesting Tourist Destinations in Batangas
- Having Fun in Batangas