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Kalanggaman Island

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All reviews sand bar day trip white sand bring your own boat ride entrance fee no electricity stay overnight beautiful place crystal clear water local government eco tourism tacloban city per head worth the trip salt water tables and chairs
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The most beautiful island in Palonpon Leyte,the Kalanggaman Island with beautiful Sand Bar,crystal clear blue and clean water,famous scuba diving and snorkelling.You can enjoy the sunshine and barbecue . It’s better to go there weekdays rather than weekends coz it’s many tourist enjoying the island....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Dadslariosa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there on a weekday for an overnight camping trip but we're stranded for two nights due to a typhoon. We we're the only tourist on that island for two day and the caretakers and island police, the people there are so generous and amazing,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank vardkeem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant time on Kalanggaman. High tide when I was there so the sandbar wasn't fully exposed but it didn't disappoint as the opposite side of the island was beautiful to explore. Also get there as early as possible (leave Palompon at 5.30-6.00am am)...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank monkeymagic82
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Stunning island, What you have seen on videos and pics online is exactly what you get. Before you get there make sure to book the ferry beforehand by a few days by calling the tourist office. If you do not you simply will not get...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank gareth k
Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

If possible, try to go on a good weather. We went here from Malapascua, ask around for offers. This is an amazing sand bar in the middle of nowhere and a nice place to spend a day

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DareBt
Reviewed July 20, 2019

An Amazing water creation made by god with clear blue sea and very refreshing place to stay during summer. Best summercapade for the whole family as well as with your circle of friends.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank charisdiary
Reviewed July 13, 2019

A stunning island and sandbar in the middle of nowhere!!! My partner and I booked a day tour to this gem from Malapascua Island as a side trip... it is approximately two hours to the island on a pump boat. It gets crowded in season...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank fired00r
Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

My first advice is to check with the eco-tourism office of the local government if the island is open on your travel date. They have scheduled cleaning holidays wherein they close the island to the public. The schedule varies, it can be a week or...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank maila_ani
Reviewed June 29, 2019

My high hopes for a visit to Kalanggaman Island, were dashed once we came in view of the island! Unlike the photos, which appear to show a deserted isle, the small island was packed with hundreds of tourists and at least a dozen boats, while...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank ANorcaltraveler
Reviewed June 27, 2019 via mobile

I first visited Kalanggaman Island in October, 2018. My husband and I were together with a group of friends from Tacloban City and Metro Manila. I was awed by the pristine beach, the white and fine sands and the clear water. I never thought that...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Jing P
February 27, 2019|
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Response from tatsuahima | Reviewed this property |
Hello, if you will go to Malapascua I would as FrenchKiss Divers there for a reservation, look at their homepage for the contact! From Cebu its quite long to go there just for a quick barbecue. There are NO accommodations... More
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January 25, 2019|
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Response from lyzappy | Reviewed this property |
Naval to Libongao to Palompon or naval to calubian to san isidro to palompon