Campalabo Islet Pinamungajan Marine Fish Sanctuary is located in Pinamungajan, Cebu. During low tide, the one-hectare pearlescent sandbar protrudes in the middle of a 15-hectare marine sanctuary, well-guarded by the local Bantay Dagat. The view is breathtaking with a sight of Mt. Kanlaon towering in the horizon, as well as the vast Tañon Strait where dolphins playfully summersault above the waves ...
Campalabo Islet Pinamungajan Marine Fish Sanctuary News
Utter the word getaway and immediately, those who have been to the place would think of Pinamungajan town in the province of Cebu.
It offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city of Cebu and it does so with its many faces??"as a beach resort, a forest hideaway and a family-oriented fun hub.
As a beach resort, Pinamungajan puts forth an islet surrounded by clear blue waters that would be perfect for swimming or bathing in the sun on its white sand beach.
Move a little further inland and discover the waterfalls of Barangay Sacsac.
Bring the kids along and discover the wond ...
The beach culture hype is taken a notch higher with Brgy. Tajao's Campalabo Islet, a sandbar. During low tide, the one-hectare pearlescent sandbar protrudes in the middle of a 15-hectare marine sanctuary, well-guarded by the local Bantay Dagat. The view is breathtaking with a sight of Mt. Kanlaon towering in the horizon, as well as the vast Tañon Strait where dolphins playfully summersault above the waves.
As the turn of tides make way for Campalabo to emerge from beneath, a few rock formations nearby, locally termed as "paril", appear where migratory birds from Olango Island take a halt.
In one town in southwest Cebu, a summer outing can bring you to a white sand islet, a river trek to caves and end up staying overnight in Cebu's first resort wave pool.
As a destination, Pinamungajan is not on the tourist map ??" yet.
But word of mouth is bringing more visitors to the second-class town where access roads will soon be built to nature spots where local families are finding pocket-friendly venues to relax and bond.
"What we offer is an adventure place that's not visited by too many people yet. You can explore the town without spending a lot, menos gasto" said Pinamungaja ...
The Exotic Campalabo and It's History.
Pinamungahan is situated in the southwestern coast of Cebu and is about 65 kilometers from Cebu City. The municipality is bounded on the north by the city of Toledo, on the east by the municipalities of Naga and San Fernando, on the south by the municipality of Aloguinsan and on the west by Tañon Strait.Pinamungahan is composed of 26 barangays, namely: Anislag, Anopog, Binabag, Buhingtubig, Busay, Butong, Cabiangon, Camugao, Duangan, Guimbawian, Lamac, Lut-od, Mangoto, Opao, Pandacan, Poblacion, Punod, Rizal, Sacsac, Sambagon, Sibago, Tajao, Tangub, T ...
Somewhere, somehow if you just have the will to explore off the beaten paths you will find that there are more beautiful places than what you see on post cards and google.
This is Campalabo Islet
From South Bus Terminal there are buses plying directly to Pinamungahan. Travel time is less than 2 hours. Alight anywhere in Tajao - there are a lot of small beach resorts that you can check out for boat rental.
On the coastal side of Tajao, Pinamungahan you can ask any locals if they know someone who can charter their boat to Campalabo Islet. It should not cost more than Php1000 since it ...
Pinamungajan is a coastal town on the mid-western part of Cebu facing the island of Negros. The terrain of the municipality is mountainous and believed to be rich in minerals such as silica, material for cement production, highly energized source of water; ideal for natural ionic drink and many more.
Originally, when the town was still a village it was called KABUNGAHAN, derived from betel nut trees which thrived luxuriantly in the locality.
When the Spanish friars established the Catholic Church in KABUNGAHAN in 1850, they renamed the place "PINAMUNGAJAN" or ABUNDANT "BUNGA". Another or ...