Have you ever been to the powdery beaches along with crystal clear water? Then the Philippines is a perfect choice if you want to experience the same. The Philippines is an impressive archipelago of over 7,000 islands all over the nation. The country also boasts of awe-inspiring active volcanoes and lush forests as well.
I understand that you won't be able to experience all the exciting things just in a single visit but let us have a quick glance through the top exciting things along with must-to-see locations in the Philippines when you are touring and enjoying the time there.
1. Scuba Diving
The underwater life in the Philippines is not just exciting but also stunning as well. You can experience everything from puffer fish to moray eels and sea snakes to sharks. You can also try to chill out For some days in Boracay where you will not only enjoy scuba diving but kite boarding and parasailing as well. Get to snorkel with the sharks and whales there.
You can try for a dive at Tubbataha which is considered amongst the best diving locations in the world. You are also able to hold the starfishes at Honda Bay easily. The Underground River located in the Sabang at Palawan is not only beautiful but also jaw-dropping. Also, don't forget to trip to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park.
2. Island Hop
Because the Philippines is an archipelago of 7,000 islands, it is certain that you will get to encounter the best of the Islands across the nation. You can plan a trip to the Volcano Island where you need to stay extra careful because this Island consists of a bunch of active volcanoes. You won't be knowing when it would erupt.
There is a provision to escape to the paradise. Wondering? Yes, the Malapascua Island. Present there are exotic coral gardens, unparalleled diving spots, and coral walls. Also, explore the historical Corregidor's Islands where you will get to know some of the unknown facts about the Philippines.
You can also opt to spend a night on the Deserted Island. Remember not to forget to bring your diet, snorkelling gear, mosquito net, and other such necessities. You can also enjoy the best of the cocktails at Sunset. Also, plan to your holiday at Palawan Island.
3. Get a Taste of the Philippines Culture
While you are a newbie to the nation, you would love to know about its culture. So there are many religious places that will provide you with an idea regarding the Philippine culture viz. the marvellous San Agustin Church or the pious Cebu Taoist Temple.
You can also spend some quality time at Fort Santiago or the Shrine of the Black Nazarene. Don't miss to capture some exclusive snaps at the Shrine.
4. Feel the Natural Beauty at the Philippines
The natural beauty is something that no one would like to miss. If you want to feel the real nature, then plan a visit to The Banaue Rice Terraces or Unusual Chocolate Hills.
There are some active volcanoes present in Philippine viz. Active Mayon Volcano or Mount Pinatubo. You can also uncover the other natural stunners like Hinagdanan Cave, The Coron Island Lakes, and some other mountains as well.
5. Try the Local Food
The Filipinos have many fast food chains hailing from West, yet they have some of the most delicious and authentic dishes. The fresh mangoes and the yummy seafood are something that you would die for! Surely, you won't be disappointed.
6. Don't forget to take a snap with the Locals
The Filipinos are a maniac about taking a snap with the tourists. While you would stand still, trying to pose nicely but they would be jumping with joy. So don't forget to take some sweet memories with you when you are stepping out of the nation.
There are many such spectacular locations in the Philippines where the visitors and adventurers won't skip the opportunity to explore them. So make sure that when you visit Philippine, you check out the maximum of them.