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Biri Island

Biri Island Northern Samar, 6410, Philippines
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Biri Beautiful

The idea of a long drive and a voyage by motorboat dampens my enthusiasm to visit any places no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Luz B
via mobile
The best place for soul searching

It is a place to relax and meditate. I am telling you, this is the best place for you to think... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jhon venicci c
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“rock formations” (16 reviews)
“crime rate” (2 reviews)
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Biri Island Northern Samar, 6410, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The idea of a long drive and a voyage by motorboat dampens my enthusiasm to visit any places no matter how popular and beautiful they are. Were it not for my daughter whose thesis necessitates an actual view of the site, I wouldn't have dared...More

Thank Luz B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a place to relax and meditate. I am telling you, this is the best place for you to think about life. The place is not your usual travel destination where it has everything, no. It has a couple of hotels, yes and a...More

Thank jhon venicci c
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I had the pleasure of spending five wonderfull nights in villa amor on biri island, what an amazing little paradise this is, the owners were there and their hospitality is second to none when they are not there there mother in law is the boss...More

1  Thank gred2017
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Went to Biri March 16-19 as a solo traveler and stayed at the island for 3 days and 2 nights. Good thing, the weather is sunny during my stay. From Catarman airport, i boarded a trike going to the jeepney terminal (Catarman to Allen and...More

17  Thank JayM04
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

There are seven rock formation in the island of Biri. The effect of natural forces such as the erosive power of winds and strong surge of the sea along the coastal area of the municipality, this geological formations curved into a perfection .

1  Thank albertthebackpacker
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

We were looking forward to our Biri Island few day trip. We planned it for weeks. The rock formations pictures from other reviews looked fabulous. We arrived on the punt boat..then habal habal (motorcycle taxis with long extended carriers on them) to the Dive Centre...More

25  Thank SamarTraveller
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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

I spent 4 days and 3 nights in Biri Island for a solo trip. The visit to the different rock formations will make you breathless as you will be awed with the wonders of nature's best sculptured landscape. Aside from the rock formations, Biri offers...More

5  Thank Leo B
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

Ever since it is really my passion to be on a different places with an amazing view of Nature. Reading blogs paved the way of my passion. Being new and not familiar with the place never been a hindrance to a solo traveler like me,...More

2  Thank Shalee07
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

a 40 minutes boat ride takes you to Biri Island, you will get to a truism office where you will have to buy permits to go to the rock formation. You will also have to get a guide, who will be your transportation as well...More

4  Thank 3marcind
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Reviewed 3 February 2016

I traveled to Biri Island with two friends and stayed there for three days. We stayed at the home of the mayor of Biri. There are hostels you can stay in for about USD3-5 per night. I can not say anything about the places you...More

2  Thank lallyocampo
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Nearby Attractions
Biri Island Rock Formations
17 reviews
.00 km away
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8 reviews
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Juy S
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Response from Luz B | Reviewed this property |
If you can take the motorboat bound for Biri as early as 8 in the morning, it is possible to get back after lunch, maybe 3 pm. However, if it takes a long drive from your location to Lavisarez, I advise you to stay overnight... More
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