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Canigao Island

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Nice island,but only in the front cleaned up and bad organised

To the organisators: How about a website??? Or only a fanpage on facebook with ALL neccesary... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
VERY Dirty Beach

The government run beach resort lacks cleaning and services... Water is nice and also clean , But... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Joseph S
Opol, Philippines
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

To the organisators: How about a website??? Or only a fanpage on facebook with ALL neccesary Informations?? - difficult to find any contact# 2 get any informations (nice photos r not enough) - inform the ppl there is a minimum of passengers for a trip...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The government run beach resort lacks cleaning and services... Water is nice and also clean , But ruined by a Dirty Beach Area....

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 4 July 2016

A beautiful island with pure white sand, I was able to take a round tour with my friends. Amazing to find out that the center of the island is really a forest and the back portion is a sanctuary. A quite place to think of...More

2  Thank Romer G
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

The beach is nice but there were many trash on the beach and floating in the sea. There were also a lot of plastic trash under the ocean when we were snorkeling. Very dissapointing. It was way better when we were there 6 years ago....More

2  Thank Mariko I
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Nice beach but full of trash because tourists just throw their trash anywhere. Shower rooms and rest rooms are also dirty. With the high number of guests, they don't even have enough shower rooms. However, snorkeling is nice. There are lots of fish because part...More

Thank ysabelameraz
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

I mean why is ther nobody cleaning the area? The island is run by the Local Govt Unit yet allow me to say, it is not properly maintained. Pardon, thats my vain brother on the picture. Tsk tsk tsk...

Thank Romelyn D
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We were a group of 12 but me and a friend had to go earlier to secure a room because they only have 2 and we were told it was 1st come 1st serve because it was summer and there were too many people. We...More

1  Thank sancase
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Three words to describe it, corals, marinel life and great sand. A unique paradise which is so much natural. Beach do have some rocks and quite not kid friendly but it's a small letdown. Definitely a great experience :-)

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1  Thank Jojo M
Reviewed 7 March 2016

The family was searching for somewhere to go one long weekend, and we decided on Canigao out of whim. It was my second visit but a first for everyone else and they were awed by the beauty of the place. White sand beaches with calm...More

1  Thank liza628
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

This beautiful island is just 15 mins away from Matalom, Leyte. You spend less than P200 just to get here. You can rent one of the cottages by the beach or simply bring a tent or blanket and settle under one of the trees. You...More

2  Thank Bjun D
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30 May 2015|
Response from liza628 | Reviewed this property |
No reservations are needed on the island. However, transportation from mainland Matalom is via outrigger boat and getting on it is a first come, first served basis. First trip is at 9am but I reckon they would sail so long... More