Sumilon Island Oslob
Things to Do In Sumilon Island
Sumilon is a beautiful island in the southeastern tip of Cebu. Known for its crystal clear water and pristine white sands, Sumilon is a must-visit destination on your trip to the Philippines. The 24-hectare coral island is home to the luxurious Bluewater Sumilon Island Resort. You don’t really need to book a stay at the resort to enjoy the island. Simply take advantage of the Sumilon island day tour package that already includes buffet lunch and round trip boat transfer.
Aside from frolicking at the gorgeous beach, you can take part in some other activities on the island, such as snorkeling, kayaking, fish feeding, and trekking. There are also tour companies that offer island hopping tours and whale watching in the nearby town of Oslob. So here are some of the things that you can do in Sumilon Island.
One of the Sumilon island resort activities that you can enjoy is trekking. The resort has three nature trails that will take you to a 19th-century watchtower, which plays an important role in Cebu’s history. During your trek, you’ll have the opportunity to explore the island’s nooks and crannies and experience nature up close. The island trekking is a fun activity for everyone and the resort will provide you with a map so you can easily find your way into the trails.
Snorkeling and relaxing at sandbar
If you want to explore other parts and beaches the island, you can hire a boat. This activity is not included in the Sumilon island day tour package so you have to coordinate with a tour company if you want roam around the island. Since Sumilon is near Oslob, a small town known for whale watching, your island tour may also include a whale watching activity. This is a truly fun and exciting activity as it allows you to interact and get close to whale sharks, said to be the largest fish in the world!