Pearl Farm at Marungas Island is located in the Municipality of Hadji Panglima Tahil, Sulu. Pearl Farm at Marungas Island can be reached in a 30-minute pumpboat ride from the mainland of Jolo. The Sulu Sea is dotted with coral reefs and can provide probably some of the world´s best dive spots for those seeking the ultimate in underwater beauty and adventure.
Pearl Farm at Marungas Island News
Davao is one of the country's top destinations when it comes to white sand beaches. Foremost are the pristine beach waters offered by Samal Island ??" a 15-minute boat ride away from the busy districts of Davao City.
Situated right in the middle of the Davao Gulf, Samal provides a tranquil and magnificent view of the gulf at all points and directions.
Here's the list of must-see resorts in the island and surrounding places in Davao region.
1. Pearl Farm Beach
The 14-hectare Pearl Farm Resort is one of the most luxurious beach resorts in Davao region. It is situated in the coastal a ...
Dubbed as the "Mother of Pearls", Sulu pearls were considered as the finest in the world, found in high-bred shells in deep, clear, and rapid tidal waters. The Pearl Farm at Marungas Island, Sulu Sea, is dotted with coral reefs and can provide probably some of the world's best dive spots for those seeking the ultimate underwater beauty and adventure.
Maubo Beach in Patikul is one of the many fine beaches in Sulu. It boasts of about one kilometer of white sand. Another beach is the Tanjung Beach located just three kilometers away from the town proper.
Other places to see is the Far-flung ...
Sulu as a tourist spot Sulu Gov. Abdusakur Tan said has approved the formulation of a Provincial Tourism Master Plan (PTMP) to establish a clear direction and provide the necessary information and strategies to develop a viable tourism industry in the province.
In a press statement, Tan said Sulu's natural beauty, unique environment structure and refined white sand beachfronts are a come-on to local and foreign travellers.
A tourism multi-stakeholders forum was held on Wednesday at the provincial capitol to gather insights into the development and identification of potential tourist des ...
The province of Sulu consists of several islands roving the area between Basilan and Tawi-Tawi in southern Mindanao and assembled into four major insular groups: Jolo, Panguturan, Samales and Tapul. Bounded on the north and west by Sulu Sea, on the east by Mindanao Sea and on the south lies the Celebes Sea.
The island terrene of Jolo is mostly mountainous due to its volcanic origin. While the Siasi island has a hilly interior and the remaining part are composed of coral and reef formations with low-forested and swampy areas.
Sulu originated its name from the word "sug," meaning "wa ...
Far-flung Sulu is the southernmost part of the Philippines, lying between the Sulu Sea on the north and the Celebes Sea on the south. With fishing as its most important industry, it is classified as a First Class Province in terms of income.
The glorious Sulu Sea is dotted with coral reefs, such as the pearl farm at Marungas Island, and provides some of the world's best dive spots. Tubbataha Reef is its best known site, a 33,200-hectare underwater splendor drawing divers from all over the world with its marvelous marine wilderness and special ecosystem.
Because of its fabulous beauty, t ...