The Virgin Island in Bantayan, Cebu is the perfect place for tourist destination to those who love travel and explore the newly discovered tourist spots of the country. Virgin Island is locally known as Sillion Island which has 390,000 square meters or 3.9 hectares total land area. The island is not developed yet so far, the reason that the island is described as "Virgin Island" by the foreign vis ...
Virgin Island Bantayan News
The morning was sunny and the waves seemed calm when we left Kota Beach Resort on our way to our first island destination of the day. But within a few minutes our boat was pitching up and down a suddenly rough open sea. We were about to go into panic mode but one glance at our calm and unperturbed boatman helped us relax and made us realize that things were going to be just fine.
Day 1 of Bantayan Island, Cebu. Mabee and I went island hopping (well, one island) and hung out in a cave.
How to get to Bantayan: https://youtu.be/E4kwDfGUxjo
Ogtong Cave: https://www.facebook.com/WheninManila...
Bantayan Island is one of the beautiful island in Cebu. It is located in the northern tip of Cebu, six hours ride from Cebu City and 2 hours ferry ride from Hagnaya Port in San Remigio.
One of the popular beaches in Bantayan is a small islet near Alice Beach called Virgin Island.
It is known by the locals of Bantayan as Silion Island or in Cebuano Dialect "Pulong Diyot". A few years back it became Virgin Island, a privately owned beach. It is 30 minutes away from the port using a motorized boat. Prices for different boat varies depending on the size and the number of persons.
Bantayan Island, a lovely patch of splendid things is situated north of Cebu and is the largest of the Bantayan Group Of Islands. It is consist of 3 municipalities namely Bantayan, Madridejos and Sta. Fe. This island which is 4 hours of land travel and an hour on the water offers one of the most breathtaking sights in all of Cebu Province. Long stretch of powdery white sand beaches and shimmering azure waters in Sta. Fe will instantly treat visitors to a grand welcome. Not only that it is a haven to beach lovers but the island itself is a paradise which showcases a plethora of hidden wonders f ...
Bantayan Island is an island located in the Visayan Sea, Philippines. It is situated to the west of the northern end of Cebu Island. It possesses a number of unspoiled islands and beaches that both nature lovers and adventure seekers will definitely adore.
Going to Bantayan Island
We (my friends and I) landed on Cebu a day early so we can still drop by some places in Cebu City that we haven't been to yet.
At around 4am the next day, we took a cab to the North Bus Terminal where we boarded a bus heading to Hagnaya Port.We paid P165 each for a sea in an air-conditioned bus (non a/c bus ...
January 8, 2015. I wrote this article on our ferry ride from Bantayan Island. With the smooth movement of the ocean, it felt like we are in a hammock and the breeze of the wind is our lullaby. From a far, I was looking at a small island that we've just visited yesterday; one that houses a beautiful assemblage of marine life and its well-kept habitat, one that has a stunning sandbar ??" white and powdery, some portion are filled with rubbles of dead corals and shells. It is Sillion Island or also known as the Virgin Island in Bantayan.
As we sail away from Bantayan, I continue to remember ou ...