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Nalusuan Island Marine Sanctuary

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Cordova Reef, Cordova 6000, Philippines
+63 920 283 8646
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US$ 63.00*
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Caohagan and Nalusuan Islands Hopping from Cebu
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US$ 87.00*
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Mactan-Cebu Island Hopping Cruise with Round-Trip Hotel Transport
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  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sand bar” (5 reviews)
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Cordova Reef, Cordova 6000, Philippines
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+63 920 283 8646
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"marine sanctuary"
in 11 reviews
"snorkeling area"
in 5 reviews
"sand bar"
in 5 reviews
"great snorkeling"
in 3 reviews
"snorkeling equipment"
in 2 reviews
"water activities"
in 2 reviews
"visit cebu"
in 2 reviews
"day trippers"
in 3 reviews
"lovely place"
in 2 reviews
"during daytime"
in 2 reviews
"night stay"
in 2 reviews
"fishes"
in 12 reviews
"sandbar"
in 6 reviews
"tide"
in 5 reviews
"electricity"
in 4 reviews
"hammocks"
in 3 reviews
"pier"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had island hopping with my friends. The best place for snorkelling, the sanctuary is as clear as what you can see in a clean tank/aquarium. Especially when is sunny day, very nice to swim together with the school of fish...

Thank khareenflaws
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

This place has excellent coral. Once you are in the water it is like swimming in an aquarium. The best time to go snorkeling is either in the morning or late afternoon. Rest of the day their is lot of local crowd from Cebu. Also...More

1  Thank Sanjay R
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

It was so crowded when we came here cause it was peak season but nonethless, the place was good and a bit clean compared to caohagan, but i would not go back cause i already have seen the place.

Thank Lionbelle
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Swimming and feeding the fish was a wonderful experience as the boat right to and from the island. The sand bar was also relaxing though beach shoes or sandals are highly recommended when walking to the sand bar.

Thank C17traveler
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Nice little island where we went diving for the day great reef with lots of corals and fish and the water was nice and clear

Thank Matthew R
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Nalasuan Island was an amazing place! Great position, amazing friendly helpful staff, great accommodation, great food. Well done Nalusuan. Best of the best in the Phillipines. 😀😀😀

Thank grinnercat
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Stayed 5 nights with my friend and made friends with workers. Amazing place, beautiful and peaceful after 4 pm when all day tourist leave. Evenings and mornings were the best! Friendly staff.

Thank santrap2017
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I tempered my expectations due to some negative comments regarding the amenities so I was pleasantly surprised upon arrival. We were a party of 3 adults and 3 children (6, 8, 12) so we booked the family room which had 1 double bed, 4 single...More

1  Thank LuciB15
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great place to dive or snorkel ,t he reef is in good condition with many fish and corals in lots of colors

Thank Coral Sea D
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

We came here for snorkeling, as part of visiting two other islands near Mactan. The reef is beautiful with rich sea life visible from the surface and below. It was very busy with tourists and boats docking around the pier. Some of the tourists were...More

1  Thank littleexplorer2017
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pmv1212
21 November 2015|
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Response from terry l | Reviewed this property |
Skip it. You don't have time. As an alternative, have a meal at the Shangri-La and snorkel off their beach. Better snorkeling anyway.
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