Top 5 Beaches in Cebu Philippines for a Holiday

Summer is finally here! It is time to pack up your summer essentials and gather your loved ones around to hit the beach for a much-needed vacation. Here’s a list of the top 5 beaches in Cebu Philippines that is ideal for your summer vacation.

Top 5 Beaches in Cebu Philippines

1.Sta. Fe, Bantayan Island, Cebu

Sta. Fe, Bantayan Island, top 5 Beaches in Cebu Philippines

The pride and joy of Cebu is Bantayan Island which is a 3-hour ride going to the north of Cebu. Sta. Fe is popular due to its pristine white sand and crystal clear water. The long stretch of shoreline will take your stress away, giving you a perfect place for your vacation. There are several resorts available for you to stay the night or you can simply put up your tents in front of the beach. You can enjoy various water adventures at reasonable prices.

2. Camotes Island

Camotes Island, top 5 Beaches in Cebu Philippines

A hidden gem of Cebu is Camotes Island. It is a paradise and a home to beautiful beaches and great people. You can find a lot of amazing caves where you can also swim and lakes which offer several activities. Diving, snorkeling, and swimming on the beach should be on your to-do list here. Bask in the beauty of the island as you take a dip in the cool water and enjoy your summer getaway. Rent a motorbike or car and drive around the island and discover its natural scenery.

3. Sumilon Island

Sumilon Island, top 5 Beaches in Cebu Philippines

A little island at the southeastern tip of Oslob, Cebu is where Sumilon is located. This quaint island has a cerulean water and fine white sand that surrounds the place. Tourists flock to Sumilon Island because of its rich marine life suit for diving. Only one resort is found here, which houses an infinity pool and jacuzzi. Rooms are guaranteed to be peaceful and safe.

4. Basdako, Moalboal

basdako-moalboal, top 5 Beaches in Cebu Philippines

The white shoreline of Basdako, Moalboal is one reason why this place is jam packed during summer. From the name itself, “bas” which means sand and “dako”which means big, there is surely a long stretch of white sand in the province. It is open to public and affordable for many. You can take a sunbath and have fun under the sun or set up a tent and star gaze during the night.

5. Lambug Beach, Badian

Lambug Beach, Badian, top 5 Beaches in Cebu Philippines

The province of Badian is known for the enchanting Kawasan Falls, but the place has another attraction to offer, Lambug Beach. As you arrive, you can see the powdery white sand and stunning view of the beach. Bathe in the refreshing water and beat the sun’s heat.

In the end, whichever of these top 5 beaches in Cebu Philippines you go to, as long as you are with your loved ones, you will surely enjoy it and treasure each moment.

About Mike from Cebu Tours


Cebu Tours started the business running on November 2014 and managed by our dynamic owners. Together with our dedicated staffs, we extend our services to all our clients’ needs for traveling at a best value. Because traveling is our passion, we want to share to our clients how wonderful it is to visit another place without spending too much. We value what you deserve.

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