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Fish sanctuary and weary soul shelter

Coming here was a great experience for me since i love nature of all forms. I love the gigantic mangroves with its roots protruding from beneath the wooden bridge. I like the feel... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Didzki
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San Carlos City, Philippines
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San Carlos City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coming here was a great experience for me since i love nature of all forms. I love the gigantic mangroves with its roots protruding from beneath the wooden bridge. I like the feel of its indigenous wooden materials used as elevated pathways going to the open sea with a bar/coffee shop at the end. I love the tree-houses. The place... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Not much to see here but there's a bunch of picturesque huts, plenty of mangrove trees, and a great view of the sea. The place is very peaceful and the big bamboo stilt out on the water is a great place to take a breather. This and the pier where they hold the carnivals should be the best areas to... More 

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Dumaguete City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

You can sleep in a treehouse in the mangrove or have a meal/drink on a bungalow on stilts over the sea. Beautiful clear water at high tide.

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Thank lucseawalker
Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Nice view!!! But it is only a short walk. We enjoyed seeing mangroves and to get information on that. It's right beside the main road so it worth the stop!

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Thank taylor11122
Marikina, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

This is a beautiful place for sightseeing. The place is made of a complex of stilt pathways, with Nipa Huts where I think you could stay for a fee. This is a nice place to cap off your Siquijor tour, going in the late afternoon. The view is very serene, you can definitely have the view of the sea here.... More 

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Thank Max R
New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

For me, Guiwanon is a nice place to hold a live-in seminar or training. It is also a nice place to stay overnight and experience the rustic life. I really appreciate the efforts of the local community to conserve the coastal area by planting mangroves. I hope many people can visit Guiwanon and replicate this project elsewhere.

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Thank Henrynewjersehy
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

You will have to walk along wooden bridges and pass by huts and mangroves. The place will bring out the photographer in you. It has this crystal clear pond but I don’t think they let people swim there.

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Thank Vandenver V
Valenzuela, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

great place for photos! the houses and the pathways were very interesting. it's really a complex of houses on stilts and their pathways, not only one. you walk along these pathways from the entrance towards the biggest house at the end.

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Thank jovijovijovi
Metro Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

We dropped by the spring park on the way to the port on our last day. It's a mangrove park with bamboo bridges and tree houses. You can actually stay in one of the tree houses! The view of the ocean is lovely as you walk along the bamboo bridges. The spring is not big but is curiously situated in... More 

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Bacolod, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

This is the place where you could appreciate the interconnected ness of flora and fauna....mangroves are abundant and so with the sea grasses, soft corals and algae. The place is still undisturbed and so with the seabed.

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