WITH its white sand and pristine beaches, it comes as no surprise that Cebu attracts tourists from around the globe. During Holy Week, both locals and tourists alike take the opportunity to escape to the beach, unwind and reflect.
How can we enjoy the long weekend? Here are five of the best Holy Week beach destinations in Cebu:
1. Bantayan Island
Located in the northern part of Cebu, Bantayan Island is known for its stunning beaches and crystal-clear waters. The island comes alive with a variety of religious events and processions throughout Holy Week.
2. Malapascua Island
Divers and beach lovers like traveling to this tiny island off the northernmost tip of Cebu. The island offers a tranquil, quiet atmosphere during Holy Week that is ideal for spiritual reflection.
Moalboal, a town in the southwest of Cebu, is renowned for its stunning coral reefs and aquatic life. Throughout Holy Week, guests may be sure to find a lovely setting to unwind and reflect.
4. Sumilon Island
This small island located off the southeastern coast of Cebu is known for its pristine beaches and turquoise waters. During Holy Week, the island offers a peaceful retreat for visitors who want to reflect and relax.
5. Camotes Islands
This group of islands located off the eastern coast of Cebu is known for its natural beauty and laid-back atmosphere. During Holy Week, visitors can attend the religious processions in the local communities and enjoy the beautiful beaches.
Cebu offers some of the best beach destinations for Holy Week. Whether you're looking for a peaceful retreat or an opportunity to reflect on your spirituality, these beach destinations offer the perfect balance of relaxation and spiritual contemplation. (JGS)
April 02, 2023
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