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Seven Natural Wonders of The Philippines

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via Seven Natural Wonders of The Philippines.

These Philippine “Geological Wonders” are the most visited spots in the country. These beautiful and rare wonders of nature where developed million of years ago through geological processes and other natural phenomena.

Come, visit and explore this island-country paradise in the Far East and see for yourself these breathtaking and truly captivating beauties of nature. Satisfaction guaranteed – 100%.

1.) Tubbataha Reef – Palawan

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The Philippines has the most diverse species of marine life as showcased by numerous diving sites in the archipelago.  Of the many magnificent diving sites in the country, like Apo Reef, Anilao and many others, Tubbataha Reef in the island of Palawan stands out to be the best and most beautiful. Tubbataha Reef is an atoll coral reef located in the Sulu Sea. It is a marine sanctuary protected as Tubbataha Reef National Marine Park. More than 1000 species inhabit in the reef. Manta rays, tortoise, clownfish, lionfish and sharks.

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Best Island Tourist Destinations in the Philippines

A list of popular island tourist attractions in the island paradise of the Philippines.

1. Bohol, Philippines

Bohol’s Popular Tourist Attractions

Chocolate Hills

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This is the most famous tourists attraction in Bohol consisting of 1,268 haycock hills with heights ranging from 40 to 120 meters, the Chocolate Hils is a wonder of nature. The Hills are considered as a Philippine National Geological Monument. During the summer, the dome-shaped, grass-covered limestone hills dry up and turn brown transforming the areas into rows and rows of chocolate “kisses”.

Diving Sites

Bohol is surrounded by a large number of coral reefs, which are very rich in life, and a delight to observe, and a prime tourist attraction. Bohol is blessed with white-sand beaches and serene dive spots. Panglao Island has a number of beach resorts for sun lovers where various watersports are available. Near Panglao are the island of Balicasag and Pamilacan. Balicasag is considered as one of the best dive spots in the country. The waters of Pamilacan are brimming with schools of tuna, snappers, groupers, mackerel and surgeonfish. Dolphins and pilot whales can also be viewed from a distance.

See more of the best island destinations in the Philippines HERE