Potipot Island is located in Candelaria, Zambales. About 60 kms. off the coast, the town of Candelaria in Brgy Uacon is the jump off point to Potipot Island, an idyllic South Sea setting with fringes of white-sand beaches and a beautiful snorkeling reef.
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Third weekend gateway with friends this 2017 in Potipot Island and Nagsasa Cove Zambales, Philippines.
As it turned out we would spend only one night at Cabo Beach and ended up driving to Zambales one day earlier than planned. We reached our home for the night – Dawal Beach Resort in Uacon, Candelaria town – late in the afternoon. Viewed from the beach just at the back of the resort, Potipot Island looked like a mere stone's throw away.
The following morning three of our friends and us boarded a small motorized outrigger boat for the island. The ride took about 7 minutes and we were soon greeted by clear turquoise waters surrounding a white sand beach. After paying the entrance fees we w ...
Just recently, the province of Zambales became more popular because of the issue about the West Philippine Sea arbitration case with China. The long stretch of shoreline, facing the West Philippine Sea, has fine white sand, the water is crystal clear, the ambiance is absolutely refreshing, and more to offer. Having said that, since it is already considered as tourist destinations, beach resorts created variety of water activities like scuba diving. Here are just some of the famous beaches in Zambales:
First is Magalawa Island (photo above), it has fine white sand, like Boracay, and surround ...
Potipot Island getaway with my friends located in Candelaria, Zambales.
Located in the province of Zambales more specifically in Uacon, Candelaria there is this little island called Potipot that serves as a perfect get away from the buzz of the city. It is easily reachable from the mainland via a small boat or I bet you can actually make the swim (please don't try it, it's a joke). But seriously, the island it's so near you kind of get excited once you reach the jump off area where the boat is located, that you just want to give it a try!
WHY TO GO?
What we really appreciate of this travels is the chance to have a nice rest and breathe some fresh air, the hu ...
A paradise island a few hours from Manila, Potipot Island located in Candelaria, Zambales, Philippines.