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Address: | Badiang, Anda, Philippines

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Interesting historical site with caves

This place is one of the new cultural places prepared for visitors. Don't get me wrong - it's an old site, just more taken care of now, making it available for tourists. We... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2016
ocervin
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2016

This place is one of the new cultural places prepared for visitors. Don't get me wrong - it's an old site, just more taken care of now, making it available for tourists. We spent a few hours one day going here. We were happy for the advise we got upfront telling us to "go early" in the day. Later, with... More 

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1 Thank ocervin
Cebu City, Cebu City, Philippines
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52 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed June 16, 2016

As a town far away from the city surely it is a place full of enchanting stories and a visit to the Lamanok Island will for sure give you more idea how "wizarding" or "witchcraft" can affect people in the island. The tour is 300 per person contrary to what the Anda tourism has informed us that it is 300... More 

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Skelleftea, Sweden
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Amazing environment, old history with grave sites and paintings. A must do in the Anda area, pretty ruff road up there from anda, alot of construction work

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Newcastle, Australia
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2015

This trip started out very well, amazing wooden bridge through the mangroves, local guides paddling us to the caves in small canoes, very scenic hut in the water ensuring you remembered you were visiting a foreign country. The initial walk to the caves was great, beautiful trees and views from the cliffs. It was also initially interesting to hear the... More 

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2 Thank Karen F
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

This trip (takes about 2 hours) is highly recommended. Great scenery and interesting insight into faith, superstition and spirited. Our guide Mr Simbagon was very clever. Topping it off with a visit to his village where we were served coconuts straight from the tree. Do not miss this one folks!

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6 Thank Bjørn N
Melbourne, Australia
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed June 18, 2014

This was such an interesting side trip and I was so glad I did it. Just making the tricycle and boat trip to the island is an interesting experience in itself. The caves were a burial site probably from Neolithic times so the well informed guide who takes you from site to site has quite a story to tell. Highly... More 

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6 Thank Peter C
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2014

Locals row you over to the island and show you around. Very low cost trip. Incredibly friendly and informative. Help the local economy. Take a look at a local village and really beautiful mangroves and coastline. A brilliant journey.

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6 Thank Finefox88
Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2013

It all began with a wonderful journey across the mangrove bushes over a bamboo bridge. The trip was all the more brilliant because of the friendly guide who accompanied us as we went over to the Bohol Island and had a beautiful brush with the Lamanok caves. The place with its captivating beauty and deep footprints of Philippino culture left... More 

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5 Thank Nurry D
Donetsk, Ukraine
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2013

It all began with a wonderful journey across the mangrove bushes over a bamboo bridge. The trip was all the more brilliant because of the friendly guide who accompanied us as we went over to the Bohol Island and had a beautiful brush with the Lamanok caves. The place with its captivating beauty and deep footprints of Philippino culture left... More 

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2 Thank Walt P
Berlin, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed June 11, 2013

We can only recommend the tour for everybody who is interested in learning more about Philippino culture and the historical surroundings of Anda. The guide is really nice and grips you easily with his enthusiasm for all the old Philippino tales.

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