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Fortunate Enough

Visiting Fortune Island seems exciting in photo. Experiencing greek-inspired ruins seems unique and... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Benedict A
via mobile
Cost a Fortune to Go There

It was an Expectation Vs Reality. The Island was very pretty when your still 500 Kilometers away... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Sheuk_Miming
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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“no electricity”(10 reviews)
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 April 2012

The beach is a good 1.5 hours from the coast of resorts from Nasugbu in Batangas. Not too many people know about this island yet but it is very visible from the town. Most locals would refer to it as "puting buhangin" (white sand). It...More

25  Thank verargulla
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Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Fortune island is by far one of the most picturesque adventure one can have. Perfect view on top of the ruins, calm sea and the corals are comparable to that of anilao ( since it is in batangas, hence its expected ) If you are...More

37  Thank ellakwatsero
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Visiting Fortune Island seems exciting in photo. Experiencing greek-inspired ruins seems unique and unforgettable. Fortune Island is a seemingly virgin island. No electricity, no toilets, no commercialism except for a small store. However, much effort is needed in maintaining the cleanliness of the place. Tourists...More

2  Thank Benedict A
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

It was an Expectation Vs Reality. The Island was very pretty when your still 500 Kilometers away but when you entered the island, there’s a lot if grabages anywhere. It cost more from parking to renting a boat and an entrance? For what? For environmental...More

4  Thank Sheuk_Miming
Reviewed 17 March 2018

What to bring for overnight stay: 1. Tent 2. Toiletries 3. Sunsreen 4. Food 5. Mini Gas Range (make sure to use properly) 6. Trash Bag (leave no trace) Day use: 1. Sunsreen 2. Rash guard The place is nice but it's hot! If you...More

3  Thank jaycaviles
Reviewed 16 March 2018

That's how much we paid each to be there ...for what? There were no toilets, no water, no trees or anything to shelter from the scorching sun, no trash cans, and nobody to clean up the place. It's so poorly maintained that the owners should...More

1  Thank Leah A
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The island is just 30-45mins away from the mainland via regular boat. We spent a day here just yesterday a total of 15 person in our group including 5yr old and 8yr old kid. We paid Php4500 for the boat hire and paid Php300 each...More

1  Thank Cyrill M
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We took a day trip boat to the island from Lian (PHP2000 for the day). We paid additional to the boat owner for a bbq which was excellent - fresh fish and pork chops. Unfortunately the island, though beautiful, is covered in trash. I'm sure...More

4  Thank MartinFanning
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I cannot understand this filipinos so happy from their trip to Fortune Island. It could be heaven... White sand beach, perfect location... But let's face it, this attraction is a big scam ! You have to rent a boat to go there and, most of...More

19  Thank Joel L
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

If there well mantainance it will be more better. Nice beach,water so blue and coral awesome. Another side can jump from the cliff.

Thank Suzie M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you are a beach bummer and want near Manila, Fortune Island is the best place to go. The beach is nice and you can do snorkeling and cliff diving.

Thank Ruffa C
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Went to this place from Punta Fuego.. Took us maybe an hour to go to the island by boat.. It was a bumpy boat ride actually but its all good.. The place is really nice but i hope the owner would give funds to have...More

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len1483
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May pay parking area magbabayad ka ng 100 pesos pero wag ka nalang mag-iwan ng mamahaling gamit yun ang advise ng mga locals 😔
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