Cebu is surrounded with islands and one if called Malapascua. The island is measured 1 kilometer and the smallest inhabited island in the Philippines. The island is a cleaning station for thresher sharks and manta rays and a home to various and diverse coral species. Malapascua is also known to be one of dive spots in Cebu. The island is also majestic with interesting rock formations and multiple white sand beaches. The island is can be traveled from the city for 4 to 5 hours and floats 6.8 kilometers northeast of Cebu Island.
You can witness the sunset in the afternoon when heat from the sun pains and children gather on its stunning beachfront to play. You will witness an amazing sunset here and it’s phenomenal. You will be amazed as you witness this great sunset.
The source of power in this place is a generator set where most of the consumption go to the hotel operators. The street lights in tourist areas are battery powered and regularly charged using its solar panels on the top of each post. At dawn, the fishermen who lived on the island cast their nets and rots on the shallow area. Bounty catch for them is a great feast already.
Where to Stay
If you’ve planned to extend your time wandering in Malapascua then you can choose premium destinations that you can stay. Hippocampus Beach and Dive Resort is one of the choices you can pick with its native design and mostly made of hardwood. The place will give you a full Filipino hospitality and experience. Another is Malapascua Legend Water Sports and Resorts which offers guests an utmost comfort and great accessibility. The resort has great amenities, pools, and a dive center. The last one we suggest is Ocean Vida Resort where they offer stunning beachfront accommodation with your very own terrace.
For your convenience, you can avail a Cebu tour package with Cebu Tours as you see the wonder and beautify of the islands of Cebu.