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Kalanggaman Island

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Palompon, Leyte Province, Philippines
+63 32 319 0155
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A piece of paradise on earth

Spent overnight here, the rentals of table, chairs and long benches are cheap (10-50pesos) only... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Buboy B
sandbar!

travelled 3hours by rented van from tacloban to palompon port, our boat ride take off point. we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
mavictoriad
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Laguna Province, Philippines
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  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“day trip”(44 reviews)
“sand bar”(41 reviews)
“white sand”(41 reviews)
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Palompon, Leyte Province, Philippines
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+63 32 319 0155
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"day trip"
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"sand bar"
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"white sand"
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"bring your own"
in 33 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 25 reviews
"boat ride"
in 22 reviews
"stay overnight"
in 19 reviews
"no electricity"
in 15 reviews
"beautiful place"
in 14 reviews
"crystal clear water"
in 14 reviews
"local government"
in 11 reviews
"drinking water"
in 11 reviews
"beautiful beach"
in 11 reviews
"tacloban city"
in 9 reviews
"wall dive"
in 9 reviews
"eco tourism"
in 6 reviews
"bbq lunch"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent overnight here, the rentals of table, chairs and long benches are cheap (10-50pesos) only. Our boat guide provided us 2 big gallons of freshwater for rinsing purposes. There is no freshwater in the island. Electricity is solar-powered, policemen roam the area all day; there...More

Thank Buboy B
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

travelled 3hours by rented van from tacloban to palompon port, our boat ride take off point. we left our hotel at about 4am. when we reached the port at about 7am, we have to register & pay entrance at the port (p150/head) and rent a...More

Thank mavictoriad
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The island is beautiful, we stayed there overnight and it was very nice in the late afternoon and early morning when there were no tourist. But... when it got dark RATS apppeared (tons of them!!!) and they were looking for food, being very close to...More

Thank Majka J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Famous for its snakelike sandbar in the islands both sides and it's clear clear water bathing the powdery white sand. It did not disappoint, we waited for a long time to visit this island, the almost 5 hr travel time from Cebu City was worth...More

Thank Leo M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expectation was met when we visit the island. The place is very clean, blue water, white sand on day, and bright stars at night. What you see on pictures is what you get when you visit. Sunset is very beautiful in the island as well...More

2  Thank leyzlie
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

-Kalanggaman island is most beautiful island with both side open sand bar, picturesque, crystal clear blue water famous for snorkeling and scuba ... be careful from snake -If you are planning to visit ths island then make sure u register prior going thr from eco...More

Thank Tiny Naksha T
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

This remote island offers nothing but unplugging yourself from the hectic, toxic and connected world that we all know. Though there is no mobile signal in the island, one cannot help but marvel at the beautiful sandbar that will greet you, the island sunset view...More

5  Thank scarletangel675
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

The place is really superb in photo. Aim to bring drone for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to capture summer in this island! Dont get a tour package. U can do it yourself. Upon arriving Ormoc, just take a van heading to Palompon. The Dept of Tourism...More

1  Thank Maria Chona G
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We tok a 2 night 3 day tour starting from Cebu Yacht Club to Camotes Timbu Cave then to Capitancillio Island then Malapscua and on the final journey Kalangggaman Island , what a beautiful place . Id recommend the tour its so much better to...More

4  Thank DfPConsultancy
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I love this beautiful island with long white fine sand bar. The water is so clear and you would just love to stay in the waters forever. There are cottages in the island and they can cook foods for you. That day we went there,...More

Thank Allen77-77
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Glenda S
17 May 2018|
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Response from Tiny Naksha T | Reviewed this property |
Helloo.. if ur planing kalanggaman island from tacloban then best way to get thr by bus from tacloban downtown bus station to palampon .. (they usually take 3 hr from downtown ) and from palampon to eco tourism by habal... More
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francisryanvega
24 April 2018|
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Response from Maria Chona G | Reviewed this property |
Hi Francis, For the visit, u dont need to reserve. You just go to the registration office (Dept of Tourism - Palompon) as early as 530am to be the first in line. For the wooden tent, you have to book in advance as there... More
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