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Sumilon Island

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Address: Philippines
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$275.00*
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Full-Day Tour to Sumilon Island from Cebu City
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Peaceful Haven

This place takes your stress away! Serene, calm and blue water will surprise you in your entrance going to this lone island. It gives inner peace by even just looking at its... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Vanessa I
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

this is the definition of a tourist trap u get locked on an island with just one provider of food (really bad food; I had to spit out the food after one bite really) do u know the feeling when u have to puke? the prices are a joke for a sandwich the worst I had in my life u... More 

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Thank Ren I
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place takes your stress away! Serene, calm and blue water will surprise you in your entrance going to this lone island. It gives inner peace by even just looking at its shimmering view. I will definitely come back here and bring my family 💜 Sumilon is Heart!

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Thank Vanessa I
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful place to spend the afternoon. had an amazing massage next to the ocean, and swam in the infinity pool and lunch buffet was lovely. was relaxing and lovely.. perfect afternoon

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was one of the best vacation so far... my first travel of the year 2017 is my vacation to 🇵🇭. Though it was a very tiring flight from Malta to Philippines it was all worth it coz got to visit the beautiful island of sumilon.. 😘

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2 Thank Ryzha A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to relax and get away from the busy life in the city, this place is really perfect especially if you are a beach baby.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm sure it's probably nicer at a different time or day or of the year or anytime other than when we were there, but it was tiny, crowded, super dirty with tons of litter and had subpar snorkeling. Much nicer places to see a sandbar in my opinion. Not worth the trip.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We availed the P1500 day tour that included the 10 minute bangka transfers, lunch and activities. The lunch was quite good with some Western options such as fish in mango sauce available. There were even miniature desserts. Snorkelling was not great as there was not much coral. The resort needs to remove debris from the water at the western boat... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit here in the morning and ended up spending longer than we first planned! The sea was very blue and the small secluded beach was great to sunbathe on! Just bring plenty of sun cream as there are no shaded areas to protect yourself from the sun. The boat cost 1500 pesos between 3 but if you... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

We visited Sumilon Island and availed the Sumilon Bluewater daytour package. The sandbar is good but not that big like the one in Bohol. It's a good place to see. We snorkel too up to the reef. You need to swim far to see those school of fish, definitely worth the swim

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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Fine white sand like boracay, clearest, cleanest turqoise waters. Went on a daytour only but if you can afford it, definitely stay overnight. The public area has very little shaded areas or seats so expect to get a whole lot of sun. Bring your own food and water

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