Juac Island

Matnog, Sorsogon

Juac Island is located in Matnog, Sorsogon and is home to Juag Lagoon Marine Sanctuary, the dream and passion of Alex Geneblazo. His love for the marine environment led him to build an enclosure within Juag Lagoon that would allow aquatic species to grow and spawn in a protected habitat.

Juac Island News

  • Juac Island Sorsogon

    Juac Island Sorsogon

    Juac Island is one of the small islands in the province of Sorsogon. It is located in Matnog, Sorsogon which two hours away from Allen, Northern Samar. It lies within the San Bernardino Straight which is the jump off point to Northern Samar.

  • Matnog Island Hopping Sorsogon

    Matnog Island Hopping Sorsogon

    The sun failed to show up on the second day of PHILTOA's Bicol media familiarization tour. I was eagerly awaiting this leg of the trip since the itinerary included an island hopping adventure off the coasts of Matnog in Sorsogon. Daring the heavens to pour, our group boarded the white outrigger boats docked near the town market and sailed to sea.

    Matnog is hardly known for touristy destinations. When one mentions the town's name, the thing that immediately comes to mind is its port that serves as a gateway to Visayas and Mindanao. A concrete arch even announced that we were about to leave t ...