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Address: Marinduque Island, Philippines
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Simple rock formation with lots of tourist

This was one of the place to see when u are in maniwaya. The simple.rockformation it self made the place interesting.. With the blue sky , green blue water and the scenery.. Its... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ronna V
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167 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was one of the place to see when u are in maniwaya. The simple.rockformation it self made the place interesting.. With the blue sky , green blue water and the scenery.. Its great.. Lots of tourist also want to experience the clift diving. And even u can go on top of the rock formation for picture taking . (... More 

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Thank Ronna V
Las Pinas, Philippines
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was captivated by the beauty of nature, the serenity of the entire island, except those who were singing in karaoke; the hospitality of the people (they're very accommodating and friendly). Our island hopping on our second day there was so cool! You will see the blue-green and even the blue part of the sea as you ride thru motor... More 

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1 Thank travelerako
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Apart from I love the nice, tranquil, unspoiled island, the one other thing that this place stand out is its people. No matter which hotel/resort you stay, people here treat you as their guest. Even the dogs here are friendly! They are nice enough to keep me company.

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Thank Chris T
Champlin, Minnesota
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Last time i have been here was on 2007 and by the look of the pictures and video a lot had change and i can't wait to go back here. People are very friendly i have leave there for a year or two.

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Thank GladysannL
Manila, Philippines
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

It was such a great exprrience to visit a place just six hours travel time from Manila and see this serene, untouched and calm island of Maniwaya. We're group of friends and we wanted to unwind from busy work, and found this lovely Marikit na Resort . We stayed for two days, and the food was nice and delicious, the... More 

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2 Thank watari777ph
Lucena City, Philippines
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I was invited by former workmates in this place and we spent just the weekend for this getaway. I've been here about 5 years ago and I can say that the place has quite improved as I saw new resorts being established in the place. We stayed at the Playa Amara Resort which is kinda modernized in terms of architecture... More 

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2 Thank happy_elle
San Pedro La Laguna, Guatemala
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

It's very far from Manila but when you arrive it's all paid off. We stay somewhere in Maniwaya and I find the beach close to perfection. What I hated there was the Huge wave when we returned to the island we stayed but overall it's amazing.

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2 Thank Hannah L
Malabon, Philippines
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76 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Actually we really went here to see and take photos near the so-called Ungab Rock Formation. Funny thing about this place is may entrance fee yung island. After we took pics near the rock...that's about it...not that wowed

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1 Thank GerbsDC
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Pros: - Has sandbar - Clean water - Good and accomodating people around the area Cons: - Some parts of the beach contains too many algae that you can hardly walk on it with your bare feet alone - Sandbar is not available on high tide moments - Some parts of the beach are not too maintained and well taken... More 

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Thank Jennifer B
Manila, Philippines
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43 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

Maniwaya Island in Marinduque is like a mysterious woman.. whom you cant really pinpoint whats good with her or whats not... Ok lets look at the good side. It's quiet. Not to many people go there. It has a beautiful sunset. It has a very nice view of the Milky Way!!!! (That made my experience worth memorable). The sandbar is... More 

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