Malapascua is simply Philippines best Island if you want to encounter the underwater creatures. Dive with tresher sharks and manta rays. Malapascua is the dream destination of divers from all over the world.
How to go to Malapascua Island
Malapascua can be reached from Cebu, as it is located at the north tip of Cebu Island. Small palm boats bring you there, after you arrived at the little village of Maya, using the National road going north from Cebu. Your taxi or bus will need 3 -5 hours to get you there. This depends on the traffic or which bus line you have chosen for your transportation.
After your arrival you can just walkk to your resort and dive center. Malapascua is just a small perl in the Philipppines, no cars, no traffic at all.
Resorts and prices at Malapascua
Though Malapascua is just a tiny paradise, you can find a variety of resorts. The price per night varies between 1400 PHP (not at the beach side) and 4000 PHP. Mary and I spent some incredible days in the Exotic Dive Resort (2700 PHP) which combines diving and fine dining. Great restaurant, friendly staff.
Read more about Malapascua
Find some more information and pictures about Malapascua at our private online travel guide. Contact us, in case you like to be picked up at the airport.