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Address: San Juan, Philippines

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One of the nicest beaches on siquijor

lovely beach with overhanging palm trees and white sand. At times you are the only ones on this beach although easter time it gets really busy. Still worth a visit and the marine... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shedmansiquijor
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

lovely beach with overhanging palm trees and white sand. At times you are the only ones on this beach although easter time it gets really busy. Still worth a visit and the marine sanctuary is only a ten minute swim.

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best beach, the tourist guide said it was hidden spot as there isnt so many tourists that its busy, the beach was nearly empty just few people on it, the water is clear the sand is super soft. Would recommend to anyone, if you are in siquijor its a must to visit, the only down point since its really hidden... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stopped by on a surface interval for scuba diving. The water is beautifully clear, like a post card. Unfortunately there was trash, covering the beach, everywhere you looked. Needs a bit of a clean up and maybe sopme infrastructure or a small business could help.

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Reims, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The strand of perfect white sand is very small. Most of the beach is very dirty since boats can make land here. The available trash cans are overflowing and help ruin the experience. To make things worse a recent typhoon has destroyed most of the reef in the marine sanctuary.

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Manila, Philippines
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wasn't able to dip in the water or stayed under the sun as I was too tired to swim. I just wanted to sit and sleep while waiting for the sunset. Too bad, the clouds blocked the sunset, but nevertheless, I enjoyed staying there and chill. Its a good place to have a drink with your friends while waiting... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

nice place even though it was not fully develop. you can still enjoy the powdery sand and white and clear water on this place.

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Thank Marc S
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Paliton beach is located in the town of San Juan and is one of many secluded and white beaches on the the island of Siquijor.

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Thank Gie L
San Mateo, Rizal, Philippines
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

We went here to swim. The beach is not filled with people. It is nestled within a stretch of trees. Bancas dock here.

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Thank Ferry A
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We rode a ferry from dumaguete to siquijor. We were able to rent a car with a driver to drive us around the island. First stop is Paliton beach also called "little boracay" of siquijor. Famous for its white sand beach. I am amazed at the view and the fine sand and the clear waters. There were small fishing boats... More 

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QUEZON CITY
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

I'm quite surprise that this is still unexpolited and under developed. Its sand is like Boracay - powdery pristine white. There lots of coconut trees and water is super clean. The sunset view is also very nice.

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