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Peacefull - Beach like you expect from the Philippines

I went there with friends. We asked a fisherman on ocamocam beach to bring us there. We stayed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
GD73
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Zürich
Peaceful & Beautiful Island !

We went here as a group of 14 people (2 Westerners and 12 locals) for a family day out, and most of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DadNDave
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went there with friends. We asked a fisherman on ocamocam beach to bring us there. We stayed around 3 hours and all of us enjoyed the peace and the cristal clear wather. Bring your snorkelling equipment and let yourself gooooooo.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here as a group of 14 people (2 Westerners and 12 locals) for a family day out, and most of our local Filipino friends hadn't been to Black Island before themselves. We hired a private banca for our group at a cost of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

This is a great island to visit. The rock formations are phenomenal including the two caves. The water is fantastic for snorkeling. Tons of fishes and tons of corals. The huts are a good place to relax and enjoy the view (or a meal). I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RodolfoP1152
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Took us more than an hour to reach this lovely island and well worth it. It has a stunning fine white sand beach and there’s a Japanese WW2 shipwreck just by the beach. It also has a cave and has a pool inside it. According...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank gvdrilon
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Spent an afternoon picnic on the white sandy beach of this beautiful island which is guarded and maintained by the Tagbanua, an indigeneous people of this region. The black cliff backdrop is where the swiflet birds live (known for their edible nests used in birds...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 1FreeSpirit26
Reviewed 2 May 2018

the beach is a little far from Coron city [you have to take a van or rent scooter and then private beat] but it is worth! there is a small cave on the island but the main attraction is the beach!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank micha_z70
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Black island is paradise. The place looks like it came out of a jurassic park or kingkong movie. Beautiful black limestones, a shipwreck (just close to the shore), a cave, a cold spring, perfect white sand beach, and lots of fishes! Great place to freedive...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank iammonica08
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Travelling to Coron/Busuanga Island, our goal was to experience the many snorkeling opportunities (reefs, marine life & wrecks) that were available on day trips leaving Coron port. We pre-booked using Calamianes Expeditions & Ecotours for our four days of planned adventure and this place was...More

Date of experience: April 2016
8  Thank DJEargasm
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Black island gives off a very interesting feeling when approaching it's monstrosity. My first time I circled it with a jetski and it makes you feel so small because of the incredibly large dark limestone formations (because it was around 5:00pm and the sun was...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank rzondag10
Reviewed 1 February 2016

The island looms like a black rock from the seas around. It does have a beautiful sandy beach and coral reefs. I'm told there is a cave with water in it but I'm not interested in caves. But there is nothing else here and definitely...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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