We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Puting Buhangin Island

Padre Burgos, Southern Leyte Province 4303, Philippines
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Wow

The first time we saw this cove, we were enchanted! I have been here several times but don't mind... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Marisel S
via mobile
Go here on a weekday

My friends and I went here last April 24 to 25. I was so disappointed that Sunday since people are... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2016
Beverly A
,
Pasig, Philippines
via mobile
Read all 9 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good22%
  • Average45%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
24 Sep 2017
“Wow”
27 Apr 2016
“Go here on a weekday”
LOCATION
Padre Burgos, Southern Leyte Province 4303, Philippines
Write a ReviewReviews (9)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

The first time we saw this cove, we were enchanted! I have been here several times but don't mind going back again and again. The nearby sandbar is amazing! Not much area for snorkeling but the beach waters is clear and the sand fine and...More

1  Thank Marisel S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

My friends and I went here last April 24 to 25. I was so disappointed that Sunday since people are so jam-packed and the place is poorly maintained. Trash is everywhere. We saw junk food wrappers , floating remains of watermelon, people washing their dishes...More

Thank Beverly A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

This was our first stop from the island hopping and also the place where we had lunch. There is a camp site for those who want to stay overnight. Some areas are not suitable for swimming due to the rocky parts. Thanks to the good...More

3  Thank Christine Joy M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Locals are very nice and accommodating. They ensure your safety and pleasure. I found the island serene and calm. I love the sand and the blue green water. I love the rock formations and the cave! :) I recommend this if you want to escape...More

1  Thank Emmanuel Jr B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

The place was nice for snorkeling. Don't expect much but with a positive outlook one can still enjoy the beach inspite of other's unmindful thrashing.

2  Thank refinnej_ip
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

I suggest to come here during off peak season. Puting buhangin and the other islands are beautiful but there are a lot of tourists who don't know how to throw their trash. Camping grounds are on a first come first serve basis so you might...More

Thank Cortez F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

This is the first stop of our 3-beach weekend getaway. As I remember, this beach has the cleanest water of the three beaches. You can explore the island, pass through Kwebang Lampas or just swim. Entrance fee is P80, which you need to pay asap...More

2  Thank Gracia M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 November 2014

White powdery sand. Cool emerald waters. Stunning rock formations. Peace and quiet... an ideal place to relax and unwind.

3  Thank Brahmineyes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

This is a small island relatively farther away from padre burgos. The beach is small but the water is clear. There is also a small cave in the island which you can easily access during low tide. You could also camp in this island but...More

2  Thank pauladeasis
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Puting Buhangin Island staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;