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Great for lunch and a swim

Loved the clean beaches and had lunch at Kamayan beach resort. Hotels at Subic are nice and... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
David N
Crystal clear beach with pinkish sand!

Registration Fee: Local: P70/ head Foreigner: P320/ head Boat: Small: P1000 (good for 3 to 4... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2018
General Trias, Philippines
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Reviewed February 14, 2019

I will admit....I am a westerner, so perhaps I must write to that audience that deals with such places differently. Gina Lopez (Dutere's environmental minister) should visit this place immediately. But pristine is pristine..not a polluted and destroyed pristine. I am a retiree here and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Loved the clean beaches and had lunch at Kamayan beach resort. Hotels at Subic are nice and reasonably priced.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

Registration Fee: Local: P70/ head Foreigner: P320/ head Boat: Small: P1000 (good for 3 to 4 persons) Regular rate: P1600 (good for 10 persons) Itinerary: Tikling Island Fish Sanctuary - (additional 100 pesos for fish food) Small Subic Big Subic From pier, it only took...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank I1525LVmaryr
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Not much tourists so it is serene and relaxing. Our travel agency - trevally tours prepared a sumptuous lunch. They say pink sand. Actually there are specks of red coral sand that makes the beach pick when there is a reflection of the sun. As...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank panchingl
Reviewed October 27, 2018

One first must register at the Matnog Department of Tourism office. For foreigners there is a P320 environmental fee payable; for Filipinos it is far less, possibly P50. However this is much less difference than the huge fees to visit attractions in say Sri Lanka...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank Victorianlad
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Dahil sa Pag sasarado ng Boracay my team create alternative na pwedeng puntahan, from manila to sta. magdalena, Sorsogon isa sa mga malalayong province ng Sorsogon near in Matnog, Sorsogon. 14 hours drive from manila, yung tropa ko taga sta. magdalena kaya na libre na...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Mark Orland G
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

The place is so relaxing.. Since its off peak, the place is not crowded. It has a beautiful sand..so fine as well.. We paid a total of 70pesos for registration and environmental fee. Definitely coming back to this place.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jemelee L
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

"Excellent place to explored."The virginity's of Calintaan Subic Beach and Tikling Beach in municipality of Matnog,the province of Sorsogon Bicol it will gives the best experience in my entire life.

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank danthetraveller2018
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Matnog town is 2,5 hours (120km) away from Legaspi. And accessable by way of a very nice 4-lane curvy road, where even average speeds of 60km can be achieved. I was plesantly surprised. Access to beach is another hour by boat. One has to register...More

Date of experience: June 2018
4  Thank ErikHK28
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Pinkish white sand at its finest. My daughters had so much fun that even when it was already too hot i cant let them stay out of the water. I just hope the boats can have one designated area so people can enjoy swimming and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Jo-Alabin
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