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Sky meets the sea

Visit this place on low tide, this is the only time where you can see the rock pools. Also, i... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ar P
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Cebu City, Philippines
Seafoods

After travelling for almost 40kms, you can find this resto just beside the blue lagoon. They served... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
akonGGGGG
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Cebu City, Philippines
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
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“natural pool” (17 reviews)
“low tide” (41 reviews)
“entrance fee” (16 reviews)
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Pilar, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visit this place on low tide, this is the only time where you can see the rock pools. Also, i suggest you bring your dry bag to keep you belongings and don't forget your slippers or aqua shoes since there are sea urchins around. An...More

Thank Ar P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After travelling for almost 40kms, you can find this resto just beside the blue lagoon. They served a fresh catch seafood and i liked it so much.

Thank akonGGGGG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What draws you to this place is the natural crystal clear pool. What we still didnt know that this place is more than the pool. Watching the great big waves and its great surrounding will surely leave you in awe.

Thank SejGirard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First I travlled using habal habal its a common motorcycle. It cost me 1000php for the motorcycle ride. And cant imagine the travel time to mangpupungko from gen. Luna its 1 1/2 - 2 hours.. but the pool it self is great.. but make sure...More

Thank Che B
Reviewed October 6, 2017

The beach is great, but it's the rock pools that are a must-visit. The water collects inside the pits formed by dead coral formations, and come low tide become a pool of magnificent clear blue. By low tide, I mean that the whole formation becomes...More

Thank Kim E
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Many reviews of this place have been posted and I agree with them. This review will therefore make recommendations to improve visitor experience and for better protection of the environment. Using the fees collected from visitors, the authorities should use the money to rehabilitate the...More

1  Thank Budjetsetter
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

With rock formations by the sea, a natural crystal-clear pool can be seen in this beach when the tide is low. When the water goes back to the ocean, the remaining waters trapped into the rocks that creates a stunning pool with the corals as...More

Thank Jan Rhais A
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

This destination is quite far from the center of Siargao. Although far, you can pass by some side trips like the small canyoneering which I forgot the name. The beach is not so good for swimming nor for surfing however the natural pool is awesome!...More

Thank Ricky P
Reviewed September 5, 2017

I've seen a lot of people posting about this place in their instagram so me and my friends decided to take the 1 hr motorcycle ride from Gen. Luna to Magpupungko. I tell you, those pictures do not disappoint. The place was breathtaking and the...More

1  Thank Stephanie J
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Ever heard of Magpupungko Beach? It is one of the scenic swimming areas on Siargao Island in Mindanao. It is not really safe for surfing because the area is quite rocky. To reach the place, the easiest way would be to fly directly to Siargao...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
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Ray Angelo S
February 24, 2017|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I apologize for not answering sooner I will do my best to log in more since apparently I am one of the top reviewers now of the Philippines. It is just 50 pesos to get in the area, but you are going to pay a tricycle 700... More
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Filmer2013
April 20, 2015|
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Response from Marlon L | Reviewed this property |
Two or three I think. However, it's about 8 to 9 kilometers away away from Magpupungko Beach. During our trip there, I have not seen any establishments within a 4 kilometer radius. I hope this helps.
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