Let the unfamiliar yet off-the-beaten spots rock your wildest imaginations.
Aside from the scenic islands, beaches, and harmonious mountain tops, our country will truly surprise you with more jaw-dropping whereabouts! If these destinations have exhausted your energy from being a little too crowded for your sanity, it’s time to find a new adventure! It’s not at all bad to veer away from the white sand and crystal clear blue waters type of getaway, why don’t you try something unfamiliar that will definitely give you an exhilarating experience!
A little peculiar but extremely astounding, these majestic rock pools around the different provinces in the Philippines will give you an unforgettable experience to date! Dare to jump, swim, and explore these sites with an adventurous soul.
Death Pool, Pangasinan.
Are you fearless? Explore the unknown crystalline waters of Death Pool in Pangasinan!
Magpupungko Rock Pools, Siargao.
Siargao might be known as a surfing spot, but what people don’t know is that there’s more to this lovely province’s love and surfing persona. When the roaring waves of Siargao meets the tranquil waters of Magpupungko, you’ll surely get that dose of vitamin sea!
Tidal Pools, Samar
After the exhausting trip going around the famous beach destinations of Samar and Leyte, a peaceful dip in Biri’s tidal pools is the best way to cool your temper.
Animasola Island, Masbate
Tucked in the northern part of Masbate is a group of islands slowly gaining fame for being an experience itself—Burias Islands. While going on your usual island hopping, you will be surprised that more than the crystal waters and white sand beach, these islands have something more to showcase. Dare yourself to be your own Little Mermaid at Animasola Island’s rock pool. It’s truly worth the excruciating long boat ride!
Fiver Fingers Cove, Bataan
When places with rock pools are mentioned, Bataan might not come to mind, but it will surely surprise you with the peace and quiet, yet refreshing afternoon that Five Fingers can offer.
Written By: Yua Dominguez – An island girl stuck in a city girl’s body. Her adventures writing cannot hide it.