Cebu, also known as “The Gateway to a Thousand Journeys”, is a melting pot for food, arts, culture, and religion. Home to nearly 170 islands, Cebu does not disappoint both local and foreign visitors with its beautiful tourist spots. There isn’t any shortage of explorations and fun activities to try in Cebu.
As many travelers say, Cebu provides a unique travel experience as it is a place where the city and paradise meet.
If you are planning to visit Cebu in the near future, we have listed some of the best places to visit in the Queen City of the South.
From north to south, there are a lot of amazing destinations that are worth exploring. Here are the most beautiful Cebu places you must visit.
As of writing, tourist spots in Cebu are now open to domestic travelers but it is advisable that you book ahead through the province’s online tourism portal, and present your pre-booked reservations if you’re staying in hotels and resorts prior to your trip.
One of the best places to visit in Cebu is Oslob, which is located in the Southern part of the province. Oslob is known for being one of the tourist spots where people can watch or swim with whale sharks (if you’re adventurous enough).
Bantayan Island is a beautiful tropical island situated in the northern coast of Cebu. It is also tagged as the “Boracay of the South” because of its white sand beaches and turquoise waters.
Bantayan Island is a place where one can find serenity and enjoy a relaxing vacation. Once you step out of your boat and walk on Bantayan Island’s powdery white sand, you’ll be welcomed by fresh air and the calming sound of the waters.
You will definitely love Bantayan Island - whether you are up for an island getaway or adventure or if you are looking for the perfect beach destination.
Malapascua Island is one of the popular islands in the country which is also a great destination for both divers and non-divers.
You won’t get disappointed with its unspoiled white sand beaches, beautiful corals, and rich marine life. That’s why it has been recognized as one of the best diving spots and has caught the attention of travelers from all over the world.
Kawasan Falls is one of the top attractions in Cebu South. Imagine a three-stage cascade of clear turquoise water from the mountain springs of Mantalongon mountain range, different water adventure and activities like canyoneering, hiking, and abseiling through the streams.
If you love waterfalls or would like to try the canyoneering adventure, you have to visit Kawasan Falls. The canyoneering adventure starts at Canlaob river all the way through Kawasan Falls. First time in the area? There are local accredited tourist guides who can accompany you and facilitate activities such as walking, jumping, swimming, climbing, and abseiling through the streams.
In Kawasan Falls, you can see many falls by just hiking the uphill stages. How fun is that?
Pescador Island is the top dive spot of Moalboal in Cebu. According to local travel sites, this island’s reef is a sandy slope covered with soft coral from 5-10 meters. There is a wall covered with hard corals dropping down about 130 feet. On that wall are tons of different sea creatures including frogfishes, big schools of tropical fish, and sharks.
For the same reason, the said island attracts so many divers, snorkelers, and island hoppers. Its shallow ledge makes a perfect place for snorkelers to view the magnificent underwater world.
Pescador Island is known for its Sardine Run. If you want to experience swimming with millions of sardines, make sure to include Pescador Island in your list of Cebu tourist spots to visit.
Sirao Flower Garden
Sirao Flower Garden is one of the top attractions where you can find different kinds of flowers. It is also popularly called 'Mini Amsterdam' by tourists and visitors because of its similarity with the world-famous 'Keukenhof' flower garden.
Aside from its natural beauty and wonders, Cebu is also a good place to invest because it is considered as one of the most prosperous locations in the country. If you are looking into improving your investment portfolio, Cebu should be at the top of your list.
Most investors prefer to invest in Cebu because it is a developed province with a booming business hub plus an abundance of tourist destinations worth exploring.
Vista Residences is the condominium arm of the country’s largest homebuilder, Vista Land & Lifescapes, Inc., which offers ready for occupancy and pre-selling condominium projects in Manila and Quezon City that are strategically located within inner-city areas, in close proximity to premium universities and developed business districts.
At Vista Residences, unit owners can take advantage of the property’s centrality. The properties of Vista Residences are strategically located near the country’s premium universities and CBDs, making them an attractive investment for both local and foreign investors.
Vista Residences has ready for occupancy condo projects in Manila such as Vista Taft, Vista Heights, Vista GL Taft, 878 Espana, and Crown Tower University Belt. It also has pre selling projects in the said area which include Vista Recto, Plumeria Heights, Tennyson Heights, Bradbury Heights, Sky Arts Manila, and Kizuna Heights.
Meanwhile, its ready for occupancy projects in Quezon City include Wil Tower, the Symphony Towers, Pine Crest, and Vista 309 Katipunan. It also has pre selling condo projects in the said city such as Hawthorne Heights and Vista Pointe.
Living in Vista Residences enables you to enjoy convenience, where everything is pretty much within walking distance or a few minutes away from the property; comfort because the project features and amenities are designed to deliver comfort at all times, which makes condo living a worthy investment; security that is 24/7 and CCTV monitoring, which makes the residents safe and secure within the property.
In line with Vista Residences’ thrust to offer convenience among its residents, it also features an AllDay Convenience Store and Coffee Project in all its projects.
Vista Residences is part of Vista Land’s roster of vertical housing brands that cater to millennials and young professionals. The other vertical brands include Camella Manors, COHO, and Crown Asia.
For more information on Vista Residences, email [email protected], follow @VistaResidencesOfficial on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube, or call the Marketing Office at 0999 886 4262 / 0917 582 5167.