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Sumilon Island – A Sanctuary Paradise of Southern Cebu.

Sumilon Island

Sumilon Island Crystal Blue & White Sand Experience


Basically, the name Sumilon comes from the word “sumilong” which means to take refuge. It is said that the caves of the island were used as shelters for fishermen in times of storms. Sumilon Island is a 24-hectare floating island rich and covered by the collection of aquatic species such as, Marine Flora and Fauna. It is known as one of the most popular tourist attractions, not just in the region of Visayas, but also in the whole Philippines. The Island is popular due to its beautiful underwater views with thousands of aquatic animals and corals lustering below the ocean.

If you are an enthusiast, you can definitely enjoy a day or even spend whole weekend vacation with your friends or family in the Island without getting bored. Here are just some of the things that you can enjoy in Sumilon island.



  • Biking


  • Windsurfing


  • Trekking


  • Snorkeling


  • Deep sea dives


  • Fish feeding


  • Boat rides


There are lots of things to enjoy there, not mentioning- indulging food beside the eternity pool or having small talk with people there, they are the best! And my most favorite is gazing at the horizon. Because you will truly see the beauty of the island, with most people say”Paradise”.

Also, for all divers out there, Sumilon Island is the best diving spot that will give you unique diving experiences guaranteeing its treasures under the sea. Moreover, white sand beaches are great for all beach sports and fun activities.

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