Thursday, September 7, 2017

Calaguas Islands : Complete and Updated Travel Guide

Calaguas, a group of islands and islets,  is one of the best destinations in Camarines Norte. Judging from our own appreciation and personal experience, it is one of the best beaches and islands and by far our number one pick destination in the entire Region of Bicol. This white sand wonderland promises to outlast your expectation as it meets both adventure and relaxation.

Location: Vinzons, Camarines Norte
(Updated: April 2017)
Tinaga Hill View of Mahabang Buhangin
Calaguas Island, Mahabang Buhangin "Tinaga Hill View"
  • Scuba Diving - Waling Waling Island Resort offers scuba diving package with diving master and complete diving course with certification. You will also have a privilege of naming a newly discovered reef. 
  • Snorkeling - If you have your own equipment, snorkel and discover the stunning marine life and coral garden of Calaguas. You can also rent snorkeling equipment in some resorts.
  • Swimming - Swim all night long and get mesmerized with  Calaguas' greenish to bluish water as well as the clean and soft seabed.
  • Island Hopping - Hop from one island to another; from Calaguas' powdery white sand beach to several beautiful islands and coves showcasing various types of sand.
  • Mountain Hiking - There are several hiking spots in Calaguas. Two of which are located in Tinaga Island and Balagbag Island. You can also hire a local guide to hike the hill of Tinaga.
  • Cove Trekking - Trek the tedious lengthy cove of Calaguas Island (Mahabang Buhangin).
  • Cliff Jumping - Tombstoning in Calaguas is located in the right tip of Mahabang Buhangin. There are also a few known cliff jumping areas in other Islands of Calaguas.
  • Kayaking - Calaguas Paradise Resort offers Kayaking. Rent their Kayak to explore the beautiful sea of Calaguas and go beyond the island to discover its hidden paradise.
  • ATV - If you can't trek the kilometer long cove of Mahabang Buhangin you can rent an ATV from Calaguas Paradise Resort and explore the beach of Calaguas.
  • Sports & Recreation - There's a beach volleyball area in front of Calaguas Paradise Resort plus a billiard zone inside. You can also do frisbee, skimboarding, bodyboarding and the likes.
  • And many more