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Tulapos Marine Sanctuary

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Nice snorkling, well priced

This was my first time snorkeling with legitimate things to see. The staff was very nice and I had... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Montreal, Canada
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Run Down Boardwalk but a nice view non the less

Run down Boardwalk but a nice view non the less, be very careful as most of the boardwalk is in... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Mark T
Adelaide, Australia
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Tulapos Marine Sanctuary Siquijor Circumferential Road | Enrique Villanueva, 6225, Philippines
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend visiting here. For 325P, 250P guide (guides take max two people), 25P (entry) and 50P (snorkel hire) you will defiantly see giant clams. Probably see school of Baracuda, turtles and black tip sharks too. Lots of other things if you take the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This was my first time snorkeling with legitimate things to see. The staff was very nice and I had a guide for 250 PHP and it lasted about an hour. We saw a huge school of barracudas, a shark, some clown fish, giant clams etc......More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Run down Boardwalk but a nice view non the less, be very careful as most of the boardwalk is in disrepair. Nice view amongst the mangroves and out to sea. Good place for selfies or a private photo shoot.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mark T
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Rented banka with guide. Visibility was not so good as deep area so sharks and turtle hard to see. In shallow area not many to see. Only few big clamps but not many fish.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Ivoor
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

My friend and I had rented snorkling equipment in our hotel and talked to the owner, who recommended Tulapis marine sanctuary for seeing sharks (black tip sharks) and barracudas when snorkling - so we took our first stop on our scooter tour on the coastal...More

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank Amalie S
Reviewed 1 April 2016

The beach itself is beautiful, but I was expecting some nice snorkeling. Perhaps we didn't swim out far enough (200+ meters) but it was so shallow we couldn't snorkel and there were lots of spiny sharp creatures. There was no one else on the whole...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank JosephYTP
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Like every beach on Siquijor, this one is beautiful, but it is definitely not a "marine sanctuary." My experience, as explained below has prompted me to contact government authorities to try and shut down this "sanctuary". My boyfriend and I arrived and one of the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
15  Thank Kyra0019
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Clear, warm, shallow water allows you to snorkel forever. Be aware of sunburn as the water is perfectly cool in the hot sun. The volunteer (boatmen) are amazingly good and helpful. If you want to see the biggest clam (king clam), this is the place...More

Date of experience: February 2016
6  Thank MJoy10
Reviewed 22 August 2015

great for photos! when it's low tide there is so much potential for reflections, etc. mangroves, a lot of marine creatures. snorkeling here is very good according the european guy we met who saw a 1 meter long shark (according to him). We just walked...More

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank jovijovijovi
Reviewed 3 February 2015

This place is so picture-perfect. Even though there are no cottages around, we enjoyed taking pictures of the white sand and clear waters. We didn't try snorkeling though because of time constraints.

Date of experience: January 2015
2  Thank trialala
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