Mystic Island of Siquijor , Philippines

Siquijor, the island known for its mystic origin.If you are fond of adventure discover the mystery of of this place . Long time ago Siquijor was said to be the home of witchcraft in Filipino term “ mangkukulam” so people before were afraid to visit the place .

Today the truth reveals to the eyes of many travelers from around the world is the beauty of nature found the island. They were blessed with the wonders of nature from land to sea. Its white sand crystal clear beaches and underwater sceneries is something that you should experience. Try cliff diving at Salagdoong Beach Resort and jumping in the cold water of Cambugahay falls. After trekking relax your feet and have a fish spa under a century old “Balete” tree. Remember do not scream when the fish start tickling your feet cause later on you will love what you feel when they are prickling you. After you have relax visit the heritage San Isidro Labrador Church and San Isidro Labrador Convent the oldest convent in the Philippines found in the town of Lazi.  Feeling hungry after a long day of fun? Have pizza on the top of the world visit Larina Triad located on the top of the hill overlooking the whole Island of Siquejor. While you feed yourself with pizza it’s also nice to have a bottle of beer while watching the sunset.

Salagdoong Beach Resort, Siqujor Island

How to get there?

Take an hour flight from Manila to Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental then get an hour and a half ride in ferry boat or 45 min ride in fast craft going to Siquijor Island. Right after you get off from the boat there are vehicles waiting to bring you to your destination. There are many hotels and resorts in the island however it is best to have an early reservation to avoid possible trouble.

 

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