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Address: Dasol, Luzon, Philippines

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Crystal Clear Water Off The Coast Of Dasul

We enjoyed our visit on this Island yesterday. It took around 20 minutes by small boat from Tambobong beach to get to this small but beautiful island. We paid 25pesos per head as... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
MilesExplorer
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Baguio
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Baguio
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

We enjoyed our visit on this Island yesterday. It took around 20 minutes by small boat from Tambobong beach to get to this small but beautiful island. We paid 25pesos per head as entrance fee and rented a small shade at 100 pesos. Only thing that made me wonder is the docking fee of 100 pesos they asked us to... More 

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1 Thank MilesExplorer
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The island is small yet really amazing. A must visit when you are in Dasol beaches. We really had a wonderful time in the island. It has this jacuzzi which we enjoyed. Had a great view of the west phil sea. The water is also crystal clear.

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1 Thank Meg L
Quezon City, Philippines
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

One of the best islands in Pangasinan! A few minutes away from Balinmanok, this island has an amazing cold, clear and blue waters!

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1 Thank ljbodegas
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54 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

This was the single reason to go back to Dasol! It has the cleanest beach (free of seaweed) and the clearest water around the area. However, you have to brave rough seas since the waves tend to be quite strong near the island. But it's a plus for beach goers because it's so fun riding the big waves! :D

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1 Thank iamaweekendwarrior
Brisbane, Australia
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246 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This island is a common destination for island hopping off Dasol in Pangasinan. We came on a really scorching day and the only respite are the crowded Nipa sheds built for the tourists that come. Snorkelling would have been great except for the fact that most corals were harvested by locals to use in their gardens. There are still some... More 

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2 Thank Lulu N
Quezon City, Philippines
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

We stayed for a day tour at Isla Vilda Resort, Cuelbra Island. We took a 20 minute boat ride from Recudo 2 Resort at Villa Balinmanok for Php1000 back and forth. The entrance per person is 25 pesos. We were shocked and awed at the beauty of the beach and the Island. The Resort is just made of make shift... More 

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2 Thank Measaura
Baguio, Philippines
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Reviewed 23 January 2016

Me and my Girlfriend went here summer 2015, It was good to see a hidden paradise in Luzon. We stayed at White Beach Resort. We went to Culebre (Cullibra, Cobra) Island. There was no big waves when we went there and no ripples also. It was so calm and relaxing until I saw plastic bags , trash along the shore... More 

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Thank Emjay G
Valenzuela, Philippines
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

Getting in Culebra is very challenging. We went there end of May 2015. The island is very beautiful BUT IT IS NOT FOR KIDS. If you are planning to go here, I suggest not to bring your kids because of the strong current and waves ( It is more than 5 feet).

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2 Thank Ionie201301
Tabuk, Philippines
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Reviewed 9 June 2015

Our boat cannot dock due to scary high waves. Our colleague got a hand fist sized cut in his belly because he was forced by the rolling tides into a rock

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Thank Veniz V
Quezon City, Philippines
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 23 April 2015

Less than an hour's pump boat ride from Tambobong Beach, I still find it worth exploring even if there were a lot of visitors during our visit. It's a pity that some of those who visited the island left their trash (paper plates, plastic cups, food packaging, etc.). Look beyond the unsightly litter and you'd appreciate the limestone rocks and... More 

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