Panam Pangan Island White Beach, also called Panampangan Beach, is actually part of the Municipality of Sapa-Sapa, Tawi-Tawi. Some also call this the "virgin beach" because only a few go here.
Panam Pangan Island and Beach News
After taking part in Tawi-tawi's much celebrated Agal-Agal Festival held in the town of Languyan, my companions and I forged through torrential rains towards the province's capital: the island of Bongao.
Tawi-tawi, the southernmost province of the Philippines, registered a tourism boom with visitor arrivals increasing three folds this year compared to that of the previous year.
The province is attracting local and foreign tourists despite Mindanao has been placed under martial law since the second quarter of this year.
President Rodrigo Duterte has placed Mindanao under martial law when the ISIS-inspired Maute terror group laid siege in Marawi City.
"In one month, we can expect more than a thousand to about three thousand tourists both from (the countrys other provinces) and from outs ...
Yes, there is another beautiful world beyond what you think of Tawi-Tawi. Not surprisingly virgin, Panampangan Island is definitely one for beachbums, photographers & those who love the languid castaway feel.
It took me three visits to Tawi-tawi before I finally set foot on the famed Panampangan Island. Its not an easy island to reach like most of the islands in the region. Hiring boats have a hefty cost especially for independent travelers. An invitation to cover the Kamahardikaan 2017 festivity includes a visit to the island. It was an opportunity thats hard to pass. Panampangan Island is considered the longest sandbar in the country.
We all heard about Tawi-Tawi, but have you ever considered putting it in your travel list amid all the conflict stories attached with its name? If not, let me tell you six interesting things about this pure paradise and, yes, youll thank me for this.
1. Virgin, unspoiled islands
One of Tawi-Tawis beautiful islands is Panampangan Island in Sapa-Sapa town. Ive been to many bucket list-worthy islands in the country but this island is remarkable, impossible for one to forget. It is an island of beyond descriptive words.
Just 30 minutes to an hour away (via speedboat or boat) from the cap ...
Make this summer vacation a "summer to remember".. how about a trip to the southernmost part of the Philippines.. Tawi-Tawi!
Powdery-white sand beaches, crystal clear waters and most of all peace-loving people who are very welcoming awaits you there!
Panampangan Island is just one of the 307 islands you can explore.
SEE YOU SOON AGAIN TAWI-TAWI!