Things You Need to Know When You Go to Camiguin Island


This will just be a quick guide with travel tips to Camiguin Island.

Things You Need to Know When You Go to Camiguin Island

  • One way ferry fare Balingoan- Camiguin Island : 135 per person, 1,000 per car ( plus 2 ferry tickets free )
  • Bus ride from Cagayan to Balingoan ( vice versa) : Travel hours: 2 hours ( approx), Fare: 180 Pesos
  • Duration of the ferry ride to the Island : 1 hour
  • First ferry trip (barge) from Camiguin to Balingoan :4 a.m.
  • Last ferry trip (barge) from Camiguin to Balingoan : 6 p.m ( but be aware that the last trip sometimes gets canceled)
  • Last ferry trip (barge) from Balingoan to Camiguin : 4 p.m.
  • Number of hours it takes to go around the whole island: 2 hours
  • Entrance Fees to be paid to enter the resorts : 10- 20 pesos
  • Amount to be paid to hire a jeepney ( transport) for the whole day : 800- 1500 pesos
  • Things to pack when going to Camiguin: Sun block lotion, hat, swimsuit, mosquito repellant, shades, camera, shorts and swimming gear.
  • Good places to stay in Camiguin: Paras Beach Resort, Camiguin Highlands, Paraiso, Bahay Bakasyonan and Enigmata.
  • Is there wifi connection in Camiguin? Yes, some resorts and hotels have and a few restaurants too.
  • Souvenir items you can buy : Camiguin shirts, caps, Vjandep Pastels, Pinato, Lanzones, personalized bracelets and keychains.
  • Amount to be paid when you hire a pump boat to the White Island : 450 pesos

That’s all for now..

note: the prices qouted are correct at the time of posting but it may change depending on the season and economic status of the island.

One thought on “Things You Need to Know When You Go to Camiguin Island

  1. Hi love, thank you for posting this very interesting informations. I never visited Camiguin yet, might be someday. God bless you

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