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White Island

Mindanao, Philippines
+63 917 321 0449
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Sunrise!!!

The best time to go here is around 5:30AM where you can witness the Sunrise. There are no trees or... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mharkie_boi22
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Quezon City, Philippines
Just a chunk of white sand

Just a chunk of sand (actually crushed coral) about 5 km off Camaguin island. Nothing to do but be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
skelatore1
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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Mindanao, Philippines
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+63 917 321 0449
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The best time to go here is around 5:30AM where you can witness the Sunrise. There are no trees or shelter in this small Island so better to put your sunblock on. It took us an hour and a half to explore the Island and...More

1  Thank mharkie_boi22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a chunk of sand (actually crushed coral) about 5 km off Camaguin island. Nothing to do but be there as nothing to see snorkelling. The view back to camaguin is nice. Vaery touristy.

Thank skelatore1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a must visit place in Camiguin! The view from the island is so awesome as you get to be in the first seat of seing the good Mt. Hibok Hibok. The water is so aluring. There are mats and parasols that you can rent...More

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Thank iamakabe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A minutes away from where we stay. Me and my friends made memories on this beautiful and amazing island.

Thank Kaye F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the amazing spot in Camiguin is White Island, a white sand and blue-colored water. It's so nice to be there!

Thank queenmary28
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From Camiguin to White Island, it's just a 10-15 mins trip by boat. I suggest going there early in the morning (around 6am) while there aren't much people yet and it's not as hot it will be from 9am onwards. You can rent a life...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We went there at 6am and it was already full of people. Despite that though, the pristine water and powdery white sand was amazing. The current was quite strong which made swimming difficult and dangerous, extra caution must be observed.

Thank Mitzi R
Reviewed 29 July 2017

You need to hired a bangka (small boat) to take you there for 10 minutes. I cant remember the entrance fee and boat cost but we were 4 people, and we only pay no more than 500 php. Even with a bad weather, I still...More

Thank Grace ܔ
Reviewed 22 July 2017

It's quite a large sandbar but there's no shelter. Go here early so that it will be low tide and also to avoid the crowd and the heat of the sun. Boat rides start as early as 5:30am. I would suggest that you rent an...More

1  Thank krane14
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I'm a regular visitor and I'm so glad that we visited it last February. The sea was really calm and the water was crystal clear during our visit. White Island remains a crowd favorite but there were only a few people when we went there.

1  Thank chardichard
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Krister R
11 September 2016|
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Response from Rob D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, via pump boat. Nice place to see sunrise or sunset, otherwise just a sandbar. Watch for the currents if you swim there.
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