Those who underestimate the beauty of the Philippines don’t even know what they are saying. The fact that our country has over seven thousands of islands, which just prove how wonderful and truly blessed it is with natural spots!
So, before you go book a flight abroad, why not give your motherland a chance that it is worth every travel! Let us explore the exquisite province of Romblon, located in MIMAROPA Region (Region IV-B) and fall in love with some of its incredibly fascinating natural wonders! 😊
1. Cantingas River
A natural spot famed for its panoramic view and tasteless, odorless and crystal clear ever-flowing water. Not to mention that the world’s smallest bat, endangered wild cat and the hardest wood can also be found here! Yay!
Location: Barangay Taclobo, San Fernando, Romblon
2. Tinagong Dagat
A circular pool of water measuring 40 meters in diameter and barely 10 meters from the sea is a home of several species of saltwater fishes and seashells. Go and find this “Hidden Sea” and be captivated with its beauty!
Location: Barangay Talisay, Calatrava, Tablas, Romblon
3. Fort San Andres
Boost your Instagram feed as your fill your mind with wonderful and truly fascinating view at Fort San Andres! This one of the must-see spots in Romblon used to be the a place in alerting the town about the arrival of Moro pirates during the 15th century.
Location: Fort San Andres Road, Romblon
4. Lambingan Falls
A beautiful falls cascading in the foot hills of Mount Guiting-Guiting with a crystal-clear pool, that is simply breathtaking! This waterfall isn’t just a simple must-go destination among travelers, but also a favorite dating place among lovers!
Location: Magdiwang, Romblon
5. Mt. Guiting-Guiting
Are you up for an adventurous hike? Leggo and reach the summit of Mt. Guiting-Guiting! Standing 2,075 meters above sea level, hiking this mountain is considered as a challenge. Better yet, hired an experience guide for your safety. 😉
Location: Bestride the towns of Magdiwang, San Fernando and Cajidiocan, Sibuyan, Romblon
6. Tiamban Beach
Sunset is probably one of the most romantic scenes that someone could experience in life. And speaking of, watching sunset in while you’re in the long stretch of fine white sand of Tiamban Beach!
Location: Barangay Lonos, Romblon
7. Mablaran Falls
If you the one you love didn’t catch you, well, at least this waterfall in San Andres, Romblon has a 20-foot deep pool that will catch one you fall. 😊
Location: Barangay Linawan, San Andres, Romblon
8. Busay Falls
A popular destination among locals and tourists for its series of seven waterfalls. This fall is perfect for those who want to chill and be refreshed in a truly hot season! Beat the heat then!
Location: Barangay Panangcalan, San Fernando, Romblon
9. Manaha Beach
Why go and bumb sholders with a lot of tourits in Boracay, if you can enjoy wide stretches of white sand in Manaha Beach?
Location: Barangay Manaha, Corcuera, Romblon
10. Cresta de Galo
An island located in the heart of the Philippines, which is invisible in the map might give every traveler a hard time to reach this place, but once you did, it will be worth all the effort and difficulties.
Location: Barangay Azagra, San Fernando, Romblon
How to get to Romblon?
If you are coming from Manila, you need to take a bus that bound for Batangas pier. Once you get to Batangas Port, there are several shipping lines that will take you to Romblon (Odiongan, Romblon, San Agustin and Sibuyan). Economic fare varies to the kind of ferry line that you’ll going to hop in.