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Apo Island Marine Reserve

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Negros Oriental, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Apo Island and Marine Sanctuary is a manmade resource that is both fashioned by the Divine and human geniality. Therefore, the Philippine government and its key agency must not take their political pleasures by simply looking at this ecological blasphemy without the swift implementation...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Phbeachholiday
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A few years ago we spent a day on APO and did some diving and snorkling it was a beautiful experience so why not go back when we are closeby? Well, I can tell you why you shouldn’t go there. The beach is controlled by...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank guidotIchelman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really fell in love with Apo Island Marine Reserve. If you are not a diver no worries coz you with enjoy snorkelling. Words are not enough to describe the amazing experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank tifanny_5172
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a day here from nearby Siquijor Island. This is a tiny island with no real amenities other than the sea. It is visited by tourists who come for the coral and sea turtles, but the locals gain very little from these visitors..

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank robertmcdonnell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay at Mario’s and the underwater world is amazing, but there is way too many people living on this tiny stretch of land. Also nothing is being done to teach the hordes of Chinese tourists about conservation. They just let them step...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank 42Veggies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During my 28th birthday, I decided to visit Negros Oriental because I watched Atom Araullo's documentary "The Philippine Seas" wherein he visited Negros Oriental to learn more about the dolphins who live in the Tanon Strait. I was originally planning to go to Palawan but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank thekatytoday
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came over here from Negros Island! So glad that I did... got to swim with the sea turtles, relax on the beach and drink a lil.

Date of experience: January 2018
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Clear 29C water, abundant flora and fluna and heaps and heaps of variety, is a very boring way of dscribing one of the best dive sites in the world.Simply too good to miss. Loacal accommodation at Atmosphere Resots or on Apo Island itself makes access...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Rod C
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

A wonderful place to visit. We are just good with snorkelling but enjoyed the place. Swimming along with turtles around you was great experience. The corals are also nice. Different sites for snorkelling and diving with different beautiful corals and marine life.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank hi2every1
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Amazing underwater marine life, school of trivallies ,beautiful sunrise and sunset view. Island people are so friendly .Sea turtles are everywhere.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Bray E
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Response from Oriol M | Reviewed this property |
Fron Siquijor, only the resort in the South does the tour. They go at least once per week. We booked with 5 days before.