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Sabtang is an island in Batanes and you can only get to this island through a boat. If you don't... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Ian A
Makati, Philippines
memorable overnight stay in Sabtang

A half day tour is really not enough for this wonderful island. If you want something out of the... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Shiela G
Metro Manila, Philippines
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Sabtang is an island in Batanes and you can only get to this island through a boat. If you don't have a tour package, make sure that you go early to the port as the travel agencies in Batanes send the guests name the day...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 30 May 2018

A half day tour is really not enough for this wonderful island. If you want something out of the box -- you may consider spending at least one night in one of the villages in Sabtang -- because of a film camp, we ended up...More

2  Thank Shiela G
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

If you are going to sabtang island in Batanes, make sure you set yourself at the right side of the boat. As you come near the island you will be greeted by a lighthouse atop a cliff that is simply marvelous. Sabtang houses a village...More

1  Thank RamonBathan
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Huge waves make sailing very dizzy, boats are safe--but dirty, Go early to the port if you have NO reservations, Sabtang is so HOT--bring Hats, Sunblock, few trees, dusty

Thank GraceSanJuan
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Sabtang island should not be missed when you visit Batanes. Just 30 to 40 minutes away from Batan Island using a boat. I was enthralled by he geologically formed ach called Mahayaw Arch, remarkably picturesque rolling green mountains of Chamantad-Tinyan. Known also for the traditional...More

1  Thank 77Raine27
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Sabtang beach, also known as Morong Beach is in the same location where one can see the popular rocky arch, the Nakabuang Arch. The place is very picturesque and the sea was so calm at that time. We took a dip and really enjoyed the...More

Thank sabi0james
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Batanes is on every traveler's mind, but many are discouraged to travel to these northernmost group of islands in the Philippines primarily for two reasons: first, the expensive airfare (because only a few selected air companies are allowed to fly there -- hence, there's some...More

1  Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We went for a half day tour to the island last week. The trip fr Basco to Sabtang was just about 20 mins by ferry first trip on the am.. Good thing our tour guides knows about peak hours of every spots there so he...More

Thank DonnaZB
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Most tourists go to photograph the arch, but the waters are cool and clear. A nice clean sandy beach A good beach for photo ops, not just the arch

Thank baghdadpilgrim
Reviewed 25 April 2017

there's a beach in batan island but i was kinda ecstatic to see a wide beach because i just came from itbayat when we went here(itbayat is a shoreless island). white fine sand. the beach is famous for it's naturally made stone arc. there's also...More

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