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The World Famous Survivor Caramoan Lagoon

Island no.2 in our itinerary. The trek to the lagoon is short and sweet. What makes this island... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2016
Valenzuela, Philippines
via mobile
colorful corals

It is so quiet not many tourist. The crew bought us chairs, tables, drinks and great fook wrapped... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2015
Joy N
Maasin, Philippines
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Sep 5, 2016
“The World Famous Survivor Caramoan Lagoon”
Mar 17, 2015
“colorful corals”
Malarad Island, Caramoan, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Island no.2 in our itinerary. The trek to the lagoon is short and sweet. What makes this island / lagoon special is the fact that this is the venue of the previously concluded Survivor Caramoan (US reality tv series). The water is warm and a...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed March 17, 2015

It is so quiet not many tourist. The crew bought us chairs, tables, drinks and great fook wrapped with banana leaves. Colorful corals and lots of beautiful fish plus turtles. After lunch it was so relaxing to lie on the peach. Great scenery. I really...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank Joy N
Reviewed January 11, 2015

If you enjoy climbing, here is a challenge for you. To see the lagoon, you have to climb up and down some rocks. It's a fun challenge and you get a great view once you reach the top.

Date of experience: January 2015
2  Thank Sophia Y
Reviewed February 5, 2014

I haven't seen many photos of this lake on the net and even my friend who had been in Caramoan do not know about Tayak Lake. Contact our boatman 09217135668/09462796122 Kuya Jesi (kuya is older brother) he let us rent a boat good for 8...More

Date of experience: February 2014
2  Thank anne_rainne
Reviewed September 12, 2013

Tayak Lagoon is probably my most favorite on our island hopping at Caramoan. This stunning emerald green lagoon is nestled behind Tayak beach. You can enter by trekking on a slippery trail and sharp cliffs but our tour guide told me that you can also...More

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank Wildpinkfairy
Reviewed February 12, 2013

We have been on Matukad Island three times during our visit and on my last visit I was asked by someone if I don't want to climb up the steep rocks to the lagoon...I did it...the view from above is fantastic but you have to...More

Date of experience: February 2013
2  Thank marcolanza
Reviewed October 31, 2012

I climbed on the sharp rock just to get to this place. It was one of my best travels being able to climb some rocks, be on top and get a beautiful view of the island. Incredibly beautiful!

Date of experience: October 2012
1  Thank d1trueoriginal
Reviewed January 25, 2012

the good weather let us enjoyed our stay there. Our tour guide was very helpful and attentive in answering all our questions.

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed January 18, 2012

Locals believe this lagoon to be mystical and surrounded by mystical creatures

Date of experience: May 2011
4  Thank Chalkzone
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