Sumilon Island Sandbar
Sumilon Island is located off the southeastern coast of Cebu. It is a 20-minute boat ride from the town of Oslob. While there is a resort on Sumilon Island, visitors can access the sandbar even if they are not guests of the resort. Many sandbars are accessible during certain parts of the day, but the sandbar in Sumilon Island can be accessed the whole day.
The Caohagan Island is another hidden gem located close to Mactan Island. It is accessible through an outrigger boat from Maribago in Mactan Island. The sandbar extends off one side of the island. It is the best place for visitors to take a dip in the island.
Bantayan Island is a tropical paradise located off the northern coast of Cebu. One of the most popular places among visitors of the island is Kota Beach. Aside from its fine white sandy beaches, the place also has its own sandbar that has enhanced its appeal among local and foreign tourists. It is one of the best places on the island where you relax with a bottle of your favorite drink at the end of the day.
Argao may be known as one of the heritage towns in Cebu, but it offers more than just its Spanish era structures. The town also has its own sandbar at the Mahayahay Beach. It is a public beach that is popular among locals. The beach has a number of cottages for rent along with a number of convenience stores.
The North Sandbar is a two-hour boat ride away from Mactan. The sandbar is actually a part of Bohol, but is one of the stops of some island hopping excursions. Only a small part of the sand bar is visible when the tide is high. The place also has a concrete watchtower. The sandbar is accessible through an outrigger boat from the southern part of Mactan Island.
Gibitngil Island is one of the main attractions of Medellin. It is one of the go-to places among visitors of this northern Cebu town. It is also known as Funtastic Island and offers numerous fun activities to local and foreign tourists. The island also features a sandbar that extends off its eastern coast. It provides beach lovers another place where they can have fun under the sun when they visit Gibitngil Island.
Campalabo Islet is located off the coast of Pinamungajan. It is a part of a protected marine sanctuary where marine life is allowed to thrive. The sandbar on the islet is actually rather small but it is being promoted as one of the tourist attractions of the town. When the tide is high, only a small part of the sandbar is visible. When the tide goes down, a good part of the sandbar emerges from the sea.