Valugan Boulder Beach | Things to do in Basco-Batanes
|Address:||Contra Costa Rd, Basco, Batanes|
Located on the hills of Tukon, this five-door tunnel is comprised of a series of chambers, a water reservoir, and a bunker that served as a lookout spot. It served as a shelter for Japanese soldiers when they occupied the Philippines during World War II.
The diversity of marine life in this sanctuary makes it one of the best under the radar dive sites in the country. It is also ideal for swimming, snorkeling, camping, boating, and holding picnics.
The site where the Provincial Capitol building now stands. The original structure was built between the 16th to 18th century.
Things to do nearby
Batanes is the smallest province in the Philippines and located at the northern most part of the country. Surrounded by seas and covered by mountainous terrain, this spectacular place gives you serenity and always reminds you of the simplicity of life.
Where to stay
Batanes Seaside Lodge and Restaurant - MAIN BRANCH (LOCATION: BEACH FRONT/WITH OCEAN VIEW), is easily accessible. Located along the highway going to other towns and is just a stone's throw from nearby beach where a cost-free early morning or late night swim can be enjoyed.
The flourishing tourism industry buoyed the idea of the mushrooming of modern hometels, inns, lodges and other houses that offer true-blooded Ivatan hospitality.
The recent opening of AMBOY HOMETEL is a testament to the thriving business atmosphere of Batanes! Modern in terms of its style and architectural structure, it captures the well blended majesty of a Victorian Era setting. Its enticing environment makes the place a rejuvenating cluster of homey ambiance. Hometel because it speaks of a hotel service in a home setting.
Amboy Hometel offers guests a private vehicle which they can rent for tours; an in-house restaurant at a very affordable prices; a garden for meditation and quiet relaxation which sometimes can be transformed as setting for parties such as birthday, anniversaries, wedding receptions and anything that guests would like to theme it; a beach cottage for beach lovers; and an exhilarating Tour Packages that would feed the fantasies of the senses.
AMBOY HOMETEL is conveniently located along the National Highway of peaceful Barangay Chanarian, Basco, Batanes. Away from the hurley-burley of city life which mainland offers, it is approximately 5 minutes drive from Basco Airport, has a good proximity to beaches, commercial establishments, historical sites, parks and other natural and endemic wonders of Batanes. The spot itself is the gateway to the southern bliss of Batanes!
Getting there and around
Contra Costa Rd, Basco, BatanesGet directions