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Kalanggaman Island

Palompon, Leyte Province, Philippines
+63 917 303 7269
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Kalanggaman Island + Biliran falls side trip

We rode a van from Tacloban dtown going to Naval. We hired a tryc to get to the falls... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Taguig City, Philippines
via mobile
sand bars @ kalanggaman island

Kalanggaman island is one of the best escapade for tourist in the Philippines with its sand bars... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cebu City, Philippines
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2 days ago
“Kalanggaman Island + Biliran falls side trip”
5 Apr 2017
“Kalanggaman Experience!!! ”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Palompon, Leyte Province, Philippines
+63 917 303 7269
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We rode a van from Tacloban dtown going to Naval. We hired a tryc to get to the falls aroundBiliran. According to the tryc driver there are more than 10 falls in Biliran. In a day, travellers can only visit 3-4 falls because of the...More

Thank ojoano
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kalanggaman island is one of the best escapade for tourist in the Philippines with its sand bars approximate 300 to 500 meters from the seashore, at the left & right end of the island.Local & foreign tourist come & go just to see it's beauty..So...More

1  Thank esthermantilla
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Not worth all the effort. Over-rated and well advertised. 1. The economy tourism office is a chaos! It took us almost two hours just to ride the boat. During April and May you need to reserve ahead of time and this does not even guarantee...More

Thank Jobel J
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This island has probably seen better days. A bit overcrowded with local tourists as they have taken out the limit on the number of daily visitors. Still a beautiful island no doubt but hundreds of people camping in an island cannot be that attractive. Had...More

Thank daCoach420
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Upon researching about this place, another blog referred us to a contact person in Palampon. She arranged everything for us, the tent, food, and boat ride totaling to 1700 per person. This was okay for an overnight camping trip, we were 6 pax in our...More

1  Thank biancat19
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The sand is not powder white as they claim it to be and certainly not comparable to boracay and el Nido as people have been yammering about.

Thank Paula Mariz F
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Kalanggaman in itself is a beauty. The beach's waters are very inviting and will lure you to swim and take tons of photos. Snorkel/mask/fins are available in the island for rent (php200/2hrs) but nothing to see really if you're just planning to snorkel near the...More

Thank K M
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I've been going to the island since 2011. Back then, i said it was the best island i've been to. Small, immaculate white sand bars on both sides of the island that if you are flying over it it looks like a bird in flight...More

1  Thank Geisha72
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband visited Kalanggaman Island April 3-4, 2017. We really waited for that special day to come.. Unfortunately the weather is not good.. It rained all day and all night... But still we were able to capture nice photos...But I really wish that...More

9  Thank nenginad
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Kudos to Palompon Tourism Team for very well organized trip to Kalanggaman Island. They organize the boat for you and try to find a small group and join your groups together to lessen the cost, they never try to trick you. The island is so...More

Thank Nikko L
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Hi everyone. im planning to go to Kalanggaman Island with 2 of my friends in May around 22 or 23 day tour. anyone likes to share boat cost as i heard, the more- the cheaper. thanks, Nate :-)
22 April 2017|
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Response from Denivin Lloyd V | Reviewed this property |
The local Office of Eco-tourism will be able to help you on boat sharing booking and arrangements.
Gem Charmagne G
Hi! Hope you could also share the contact number of their Tourism office? Thank you so much in advance. :)
12 April 2017|
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Response from Geisha72 | Reviewed this property |
Eco Tourism Office +63 926 816 4005 +63 926 816 4007
Hi there is there any activities in the Island?
10 January 2017|
Response from Cristy T | Reviewed this property |
While some of Kalanggaman’s facilities were destroyed during Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan), what makes the island beautiful – its sandbars and clear waters so you can enjoy snorkeling, scuba diving, swimming, volleyball play or... More