Cebu is undoubtedly one of the most stunning destinations in the Philippines, it also makes the perfect base for an unforgettable yachting adventure. With so many incredible destinations just a short sail away, you’re sure to have an experience that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime. The following is some of our recommended routes to discover some of the best destinations on yacht around Cebu.
For those of you who have limited time, a full day of yachting is the perfect way to experience some of the best destinations around Cebu.
Begin your day by heading southeast just outside Olango Island to North Sand Bar, a beautiful white sandbar surrounded by crystal-clear waters. Spend the morning lounging on the beach, swimming, and snorkelling in the pristine waters. This sandbar is perfect for taking some stunning photos to capture the beauty of the region.
In the evening, return to Cebu and catch the stunning sunset over the horizon while enjoying the stunning views of the sea. It’s a perfect way to end the day with relaxation and tranquility.
3 Days 2 Nights
For those who have more time and want to explore more destinations around Cebu, a 3-day 2-night yachting trip is the perfect way to see more of what this beautiful region has to offer.
With more time in your hands, you can enjoy the full day itinerary in North Sand Bar above, then you can set sail for Dinagat Island in early evening, a nature lover’s paradise that’s still relatively untouched. The island has several stunning beaches, including the Pebble Beach, where you can take a stroll and enjoy the unique scenery. You can also visit the Pangabangan Island Blue Lagoon, where you can find a natural limestone pool that’s perfect for swimming and relaxing. You can enjoy a relaxing dinner on board then arrive there in early morning.
After a nice breakfast on the Dinagat Island or on board, you can enjoy the beaches & coves of Dinagat Islands for the whole day. Then you can set sail for Apo Island in the early evening, a world-renowned dive spot with multiple sites for different level divers. Apo Island is home to a vast array of marine life, including sea turtles, barracudas, and colourful corals. Spend the rest of the day exploring the underwater world and discovering the diverse marine life in the area.
Finally, anchor for the night offshore, where you can enjoy a delicious on-board seafood dinner beneath the stars.
You can start your day by leaving Apo Island and heading to Cabilao Island, where you can explore the beautiful beaches and crystal-clear waters. Cabilao Island is another great spot for snorkelling, swimming, and relaxing in the sun.
After enjoying your day around the island, you can set sail back to Cebu in the late afternoon. Arrive back in Cebu in the evening, where you can enjoy a nice dinner on board or in the city, reminiscing about the unforgettable experiences and memories made during the trip.
Whether you have a full day or a few days to spare, Cebu region has plenty of amazing destinations to explore around. From white sandbars to untouched islands, and from the best dive spots to stunning natural wonders, there’s something for everyone. If you have any question regarding our recommendations or yachts, our professional yacht broker, Garry Frenklah, will be more than happy to help you out, feel free to drop him a message or a call via the information below!
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