Moalboal Travel Guide

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Moalboal Highlights

  • Pro
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     Diving, relaxing, good atmosphere 

  • Con
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     Noisy cocks (for cockfighting) 24x7 

  • In a nutshell
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     I'll be back! 

Moalboal Things to Do

  • KAWASAN FALLS

    If you get tired of diving and swimming take a bus south to Badan and take the 1.5km walk to Kawasan Falls, there are actually 3 of them. There is now an expensive resort there so take your own food and drink. Cottages and rafts are available to rent, or you can stay overnight. The first falls are by far the biggest with a deep clear pool. There...

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  • Biking

    Hire a mountain bike from Planet action which is at the southern end of the beach area. I got a good quality mountain bike and explored the villages north and south of Moalboal. Theres loads of places selling drinks if you forget to stock up.

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  • Freediving

    Learn Freediving in Moalboal, Cebu. Diving on a single breath of air. Everybody can learn it. Check Website for more infos.

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Moalboal Restaurants

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    The Last Filling Station

    by Yezber Written May 19, 2003

    On the "main street" on Panagsama beach you can find the Last Filling Station with a perfect view, friendly staff, and a very good menu. Prices might be slightly higher than in some of the other places, but who cares when a meal with beer is still less than 3 USD?

    Favorite Dish: They have red and green thai curry, that taste almost not at all like thai curry, but it's still very good!

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    • Backpacking
    • Budget Travel

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Moalboal Nightlife

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    Roxy Music Pub

    by Yezber Updated May 19, 2003

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    They have a pool table, good music, fair Italian food and cheap beer and friendly staff and costumers. It's one of the favorite meeting places for the foreigners working in Moalboal (diving u know).

    And if you're lucky the two very charming young girls, Gloria and Rose, are still working there!

    Dress Code: Anything - just wear something, don't show up without a t-shirt in the evening.

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    • Budget Travel
    • Backpacking

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Moalboal Warnings and Dangers

  • by Matthewstanford Written Sep 25, 2009

    No not the snakes in the road but the ones that try and charge you P80 to take you from the bus stop to Panagsama beach when you have just paid that to get from Cebu city on the bus. Start walking and they will soon knock 30 off the price. Or do what I did and walk all the way.........it takes about half an hour.

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Moalboal What to Pack

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    by JackNixon Updated Jun 30, 2008

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Long free diving fins - cressi gara 2000 are good

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: spear gun - but don't bring this through Hong Kong.

    Miscellaneous: I needed to keep in touch with my office so I rented a 3g data card from www.adamphones.com. This would probably only apply to those coming from the UK. Oh, these guys are very good for cell phone rental if you are visiting the UK. Call freephone within the UK 0800 123000, Call toll free within the USA 1-866-GSM-HIRE (1-866-476-4473). Phone from outside the UK +44 20 8742 0101

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    • Diving and Snorkeling
    • Fishing
    • Beaches

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Moalboal Off The Beaten Path

  • visit kawasan falls

    amazing waterfalls near Badian / Moalboal in very beautiufl landscaperefreshing to take a bath in it..or take a good massage with the bamboo floating

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  • "River Climbing"

    There is an agency offering very exciting "river climbing" tours along the Kawasan waterfalls outside Moalboal.It's called Planet Action and is located in Moalboal.For the river climbing tour you should be quite fit and adventurous because it's rather exhausting and slippery - be careful.Don't take things with you which shouldn't get wet - you...

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  • horse riding in the jungle

    It was a lot of fun to do a horse riding excursion through the Cebu jungle. The horses were quite small, but very fast and in a good mood... They didn't have "normal" horse riding equipment, so we sat on old rice sacks bent around the horses back... But it was quite ok and (almost) nobody went down...

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