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Idyllic photo op

One thing I enjoyed here is that if you just get the angle right, you will get a photo wherein the... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
cuh888
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Makati, Philippines
Basco Attraction

You have to see this if you are in basco. it is unique on its own way with all the faluwa docked in... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2018
Paulo M
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Sep 30, 2018
“Idyllic photo op”
Jun 25, 2018
“Basco Attraction”
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

One thing I enjoyed here is that if you just get the angle right, you will get a photo wherein the impression is that of those exotic looking Mediterranean ports :-) However, even if some are not looking to compare to such an impression, this...More

Thank cuh888
Reviewed August 2, 2018

in order to protect the boats from the big waves, typhoons. Great job Batanes. Secured place for the boats.

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Reviewed June 25, 2018

You have to see this if you are in basco. it is unique on its own way with all the faluwa docked in it.

Thank Paulo M
Reviewed May 31, 2018

It's a boat shelter. You can spend 10-15 minutes max for pictures. Nothing to write home about, except when I checked the photos - everything looked absolutely dynamite. The colors were brilliant, and I was just using a camera phone. For that alone, I give...More

Thank David D
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Not so much activity here since the building (facing the ocean) was destroyed last year according to our guide. There are boats here docked but seems un-attended.

Thank Bing P
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Take a short break and enjoy this here. It is a part of the round trip and then it is that. 10 Min is enough or 100 word on tripadvisor

Thank kmittag
Reviewed April 25, 2018

A small boat shelter with azure clear waters. It is really nice that they had this built for the small boats of the locals when the seas become rough. You can see fishes here too, seems that they too found the place a safe haven.

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed March 22, 2018

This is the port for all cargo ships bringing goods from Manila. That is the main reason why basic commodities and other grocery items are expensive. But I find this port clean not the usual port.

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Reviewed March 15, 2018

We visited Mahatao Port and Boat Shelter during our island tour. We spent around 20 minutes here at this picturesque attraction with views of the lightouse in the distance. The idea of this port is to give shelter to smaller vessels plying the Basco-Itbayat route...More

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