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Are you dreaming of paradise? Would you like to enjoy the best beach destinations wherein waters are unspoiled and sands are untouched? It’s time to book a flight and land on one of Visaya’s most wonderful islands.
You’ll be in awe to find a whole stretch of beach or even an island all to yourself. Surely each of these destinations will leave you breathless and mesmerized!
Here are some the most pristine and white sand beaches you’ll find in the wonderful place of Visayas.
1. Kagusuan Beach inMaria, Siquijor
Found in the south-eastern part of Siquijor, Kagusuan Beach is a quiet landscape situated in a laid-back province. The locals even call it ‘quite the little secret’. In addition to that, this destination is often less crowded because it’s located out of the way from the main road.
Finding your own place to bask under the sun is not just the best thing you could do in this beach. In fact, you will have a chance to see life underwater. Just off the shore is a marine sanctuary for you to explore. All you have to do is bring your snorkeling gear to find variety of fishes under the thigh-deep water.
2. Guisi Beach in Nueva Valencia, Guimaras
There is actually more to see and savor in Guimaras other than their sweetest mangoes. White beaches hidden within rock formations are part of its draw. The most secluded one is the beach called Guisi. Even though there are resorts found along the shore, this place still remains calm and peaceful.
Moreover, an added tourist spot found in Guisi Beach is the nearby lighthouse where tourists are allowed to climb and explore. Here, you will have the chance to see the sea’s expanse from above. If you’re patient enough, it’s also the best spot to watch the sunset.
3. Islas de Gigantes in Carles, Iloilo
Iloilo is not just known to have the most historic churches and heritage structures. The city has its own fair share of pristine white islands, particularly located at the north-east. One of these islands is called Islas de Gigantes. It is easily accessible by a two-hour boat ride from the mainland. Here, you could spend your time enjoying numerous white beaches, a lagoon and a sandbar.
The most talked about landmark found in Islas de Gigantes is the beautiful scenery of white Cabugao Gamay Island. Surely, the breathtaking view will make you snap pictures of you and your family all day long.
4. Olotayan Island in Roxas City, Capiz
The city of Roxas is famous not just because it’s the seafood capital of the Philippines. As a matter of fact, there’s a hidden beauty in between where those seafood came from – the Olotayan Island. With only an hour boat ride away from land, you’ll have the chance to discover one of Capiz’s hidden gems.
Even without any snorkeling gear, you could immediately see the corals and fishes swimming under the clear water. You’re going to take advantage of a beach that’s abundant with greenery and beautiful shells. If there’s a beauty pageant of beaches, without a doubt, Olotoyan is one of the strong contenders.
There are so many things to do and see while you’re in the majestic island of Visayas. They may not be considered as the most famous beaches in the Philippines but these destinations are some of the most memorable places you could find. So what are you waiting for? It’s time to plan the best trip you and your family could ever have!