Quezon Island Clam Sanctuary

Alaminos City, Pangasinan

Quezon Island is ideal for swimming and is the recommended camping site. It was named after the late President Manuel Quezon. The island's snorkeling area is roughly 300 meters away. Beneath the shallow waters snorkelers can view the Giant Clams and a vibrant coral reef which is home to a variety of ecstatic fishes eager for kind offerings of bread or rice.

The Quezon Island can be ...

considered as Hundred Islands' activity center because among its many islands, this jam-packed bliss is the only place where you'll see a lot different fun activities happening. The presence of large huts in this island is a clear indication that the Hundred Islands' management decided to dedicate this island for recreational activities.

Quezon Island and Giant Clam Sanctuary News

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    Scattered in Lingayen Gulf and comprised of 124 islands and islets during low tide and 123 at high tide, the Hundred Islands National Park is the crown jewel of Pangasinan's tourism industry. A protected area located in Alaminos City, it has a total area of 16.76 square kilometers. The islands are actually ancient corals exposed to the surface due to the lowering of sea level and the distinctive shapes were formed by the eroding action of ocean waves. Operated and maintained by the City Government of Alaminos, Hundred Islands National Park is one of the Philippines' most visited tourist attrac ...

  • Kindred Spirits At The Hundred Islands

    Back when I was still in grade school, I have always been curious of the Hundred Islands of Pangasinan. Every time our Social Studies teacher require us to collate photos of the natural wonders of the Philippines, these mysterious landmasses were always included in my album. And now that I am somewhat capable of reaching my dream destinations, I know in my heart that it is impossible to skip these treasures of Pangasinan.

    The Hundred Islands are scattered on the waters of Alaminos City. At dusk when the traffic is minimal, the port is about four-hour drive from Manila. Renting a boat with a ...

  • Hundred Islands National Park An Overview Of Pangasinans Gem

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    The islands dis ...

  • Your Guide To Exploring The Hundred Islands In Pangasinan

    The Hundred Islands, that part of the Philippine archipelago that shares the same prominent spot on textbooks alongside Mayon Volcano and Banaue Rice Terraces, can be found in Alaminos, Pangasinan. The name is a nod to over 124 islands dispersed over the Lingayen Gulf, covering a total area of 16.76 square kilometers. Sometime in June this year, I took the grueling 6-hour trip with 2 others to discover this well-known national park that is the pride of the Pangasinense. Are you planning to explore the Hundred Islands? Here's a guide on to how do it including information on getting to the area, ...

  • Sweet Disposition In Alaminos

    Right after spending our night in Bolinao, we headed back to Alaminos via the commuter vans that are situated at the basketball court near the St. James the Great Parish Church. We arrived at Alaminos after an hour of travel passing through Bani, Pangasinan.

    A Hundred Reasons to Visit

    After a quick supply run, we hailed a tricycle that will take us to Bolo Beach, an alternative to the Lucap Wharf jump-off. The wharf has been the gateway to the Hundred Islands ever since, but boat ride is much farther to the islands than the Bolo Beach. The Lucap Wharf attracts more crowd during peak seas ...

  • To A Hundred And More Islands

    On top of GOVERNOR'S ISLAND.. This is the Only Island where you can have a 360 degree view of the National Park.

    And here goes my 2 day trip in Pangasinan concentrating in Alaminos City for the Hundred Islands and The Municipality of Bolinao. Full of interesting sites- a total of 123 islets, caves, natural tunnel- to an island full of fruit bats aka "Bat Island" – to an enchanted cave with natural pool – to a sun-kissed skin by the Beach of Patar. Met new people, became friends and in hopes of bumping up with them in the near future.. It was short but definitely fun.

    Here are the run ...