Cebu is a tropical paradise with beautiful beaches that will make you want to stay on the island indefinitely.
The province’s beaches are packed with adventure and relaxation, from whale sharks to coral reefs. Let’s explore some of the best beaches in the province.
1. Oslob Beach
Known for its whale shark watching tours, Oslob Beach is about three hours south of Cebu City. Not only will you get to swim with these magnificent creatures, but you’ll also relax on the white sand beach after your tour.
2. Moalboal Beach
Looking for a perfect beach for diving and snorkeling? Moalboal Beach, located about two hours southwest of Cebu City, is your best bet. Moalboal is home to some of the best coral reefs in the region and is a great place to explore the underwater world.
3. Bantayan Beach
Bantayan Beach is a tropical paradise with palm trees swaying gently in the breeze, clear blue waters, and white sand beaches. It’s an idyllic setting where you can relax, soak up the sun and enjoy the breathtaking views. This is a perfect destination for beach lovers looking for a place to unwind and enjoy the beauty of nature.
4. Mactan Island Beaches
If you want to avoid traveling far to find a beach, Mactan Island is your place. Just a short distance from Cebu City, Mactan Island is home to several beautiful beaches, including Solea Mactan Resort, located in Cordoba. Whether you’re looking to relax on the sand or try your hand at water sports, Mactan Island has it all. It’s the best of both worlds!
5. Camotes Island
Located off the eastern coast of Cebu Island, Camotes Island has several beautiful beaches, including Santiago Bay Beach and Mangodlong Beach. These beaches are secluded and perfect for those looking to escape the crowds.
6. Malapascua Island Beach
This small island is located about four hours north of Cebu City and is home to some of the best dive sites in the region, including Gato Island and Monad Shoal. You can relax on the white sand beaches when you’re not diving.
How to Explore Cebu’s Beaches
If you want to have the best time on the beaches of Cebu, choose one of our tour packages. We put together reasonably-priced activities, accommodations, and other services to help you enjoy your vacation.