There are really beautiful beaches in Batangas. This province offers many islands, beaches and dive spots that are a favorite among all citizens and tourists. Here are 13 beaches of Batangas that are worth a visit.
13 must-visit beaches in Batangas
This list of 13 beaches of Batangas is really gonna excite you to visit them and enjoy the beautiful visit. So here you go.
Anilao, Mabini Batangas
When we talk about 13 beaches of Batangas, Anilao is the first one that comes to our minds. The coastal village in Mabini, Batangas is home to so many dive centers and resorts that cater the needs of both local and foreign tourists.
Anilao offers great island, scenery and many activities that tourist will surely enjoy. This beach does not have white sand but its underwater echo system is the biggest attraction for the visitors. You could do snorkeling, picnicking, beach bumming, and diving for sure. You can stay at the much economic resort at this area if you are on a budget. But if you really want to splurge, you may check Anilao’s high-end resorts that will make your holidays memorable.
Laiya, San Juan Batangas
Laiya is a very famous and beautiful beach destination for the visitors because of its proximity from Manila. It has a cream sandy beach with a long stretch of shoreline, enticing variety of activities and clear water all beautifully set in the natural setting. One can enjoy many water activities that any tourist can desire, such as banana boat ride, jet ski, flying fish and much more. A wide range of resorts is also available, from affordable resorts to high-end resorts and lodges. It is one of the 13 beaches of Batangas.
Isla Verde, Batangas City
Isla is not one of the popular beaches as compared to others. But I must say that it’s worth visiting this beach. This beach is located between the islands of Mindoro and Luzon, along Verde island passage that is also known as a center of the center Marine Biodiversity in the world. It is famous for its underwater treasures and crystal clear water. This island is famous for the local and foreigner tourists and the backpackers who need to investigate some really good places.
Isla island offers some economic resorts that any tourist can afford.
Various water spot activities can also be done at this beach including fly fish, banana boat underwater cave tour etc.
Activities to enjoy on this island includes hiking, snorkeling, swimming and much more.
Calatagan, Beaches in Batangas
In the province of Batangas, Calatagan has the largest shoreline. It is located on the western side of the province. It offers the best sunset view. There are many other beach resorts in Calatagan that cater the needs of visitors.
When you visit Calatagan, you should not miss visiting the centuries-old Santiago Lighthouse. There is a resort Lago de Oro resort that one should visit.
Nasugbu, Beaches in Batangas
Nasugbu is famous for its beaches as it covers the carpeted mountains that meet the white sand shores and diamond blue water. It is the favorite place for mountaineers for its view.
If you are looking for the uncommercialized and uncrowded beaches then Nasugbu is a perfect choice and thus one of the 13 beaches of Batangas. It is just a few hours from Metro Manila. You can explore Layag beach cove that is the favorite camping spot for many tourists located in the fishing village of Brgy. Belize beaches are also worth visiting.
This beach is perfect if you want to go camping, adventure, and carefree sunbath. The cove is brimming with a charm of its beautiful clear water. It may have some garbage problems due to campers. Let’s be a careful traveler and remind you the principles of LNT.
This island has no electricity no cottage, no restrooms so you should bring your important luggage with you.
You can reach this island via your private car.
Tingloy Island, Batangas
It is located off the coast of Anilao, in Mabini Batangas. This island became popular among backpackers and travelers in last few years. It is known for its white sandy beach named Masasa beach. Don’t forget to bring your necessities like food, water and yeah power bank is a must.
Top beaches in Batangas include this beach too. Must do activities on this island includes camping, swimming, beach bumming and snorkeling.
It has lots of resorts with best accommodations and catering.
Lobos’s coastal village is dotted with beautiful rocky beaches. There are also many beach resorts where you can stay with your friends and family. The friendly staff at Lobo tourism office will help you if you don’t know where to stay. When you go to Lobo island, you should not miss to visit centuries-old lighthouse as well as don’t forget to watch the beautiful sunset.
Jay- Ar beach resort is good option to stay as it provides the quality accommodation at reasonable price.
This town claim to frame it’s Matabungkay beach, which is said to be discovered by German tourists back in the 1950’s. it is a better option to visit this place on your summer vacations. It is a popular beach destination near Metro Manila. It doesn’t have many resorts but today this beach has many good resorts where you can spend a night with your loved ones.
Fortune island, Nasagbu Batangas
As suggested by my friends, Fortune Island is a must visit the beach. Fortune Island is famous for its Greek column statues and ruins that looks like a private resort or a rest house. It is beautiful so added to the list of 13 beaches of Batangas and it offers Beach bumping, swimming, camping, snorkeling, and cam whoring.
Buaun offers the beaches with lovely underwater marine life. There are some resorts at Bauan where you can learn the introductory lessons of diving if you want to dive. One of those is Binukbok Viewpoint Resort. They also have nipa huts and lovely cottages to stay for the night.
Must do an activity of this beach is to learn how to dive.
Sombrero Beach Island, Batangas
This beach is famous for its unique shape. It has a beautiful round peak surrounded by a bed of sand. It is a perfect place for solo backpackers and beach bums can relax and enjoy the fantastic view.
As rest of the beaches are famous for their clean and crystal water, Sombrero is no different than others.
Going through the island, tourists will see mysterious cove that is worth exploring.
Travelers have to be careful of barnacles surrounding some rocks on the beach. It can be really painful if skin gets in touch with it.
Masasa Beach, Batangas
Masasa Beach is the best beach in Tingloy. The sand there is not as pearly white as you expect in Palawan. Its crystal clear water gives the lovely shimmering view but Masasa beach lacks the brightness of its sand. But this beach will grab your attention even from a long distance. Get to know different ways to travel like a foodie.
Burot Beach, Batangas
For a long time, this beach was kept as a secret. But in recent years, beach chasers have discovered it. It is a short cove in western edge in Calatagan. It is purchased by development giants SM, but it open for those who love to explore nature.
Table of Content
- 1 13 must-visit beaches in Batangas
- 1.1 Anilao, Mabini Batangas
- 1.2 Laiya, San Juan Batangas
- 1.3 Isla Verde, Batangas City
- 1.4 Calatagan, Beaches in Batangas
- 1.5 Nasugbu, Beaches in Batangas
- 1.6 Tingloy Island, Batangas
- 1.7 Lobo, Batangas
- 1.8 Lian, Batangas
- 1.9 Fortune island, Nasagbu Batangas
- 1.10 Bauan, Batangas
- 1.11 Sombrero Beach Island, Batangas
- 1.12 Masasa Beach, Batangas
- 1.13 Burot Beach, Batangas