5 Places to Try Stand-Up Paddleboarding in the Philippines

Keep calm and paddle on.

While Dumaguete City is known more as a university town, on the southern tip of Negros Island, visitors can access natural spots for watersports including SUP. Apo Island is well-known as a premium dive spot for rare species of marine animals and the home of sea turtles.

You can opt for SUP tours in Twin Lakes, visit a seven-kilometer white sandbar that reveals itself during low tide, and visit other hot springs, waterfalls, and spots close to the city.

Siargao Island

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Kara Santos

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Kara Santos is a freelance writer and photographer. When not on the road or motorcycling off somewhere for the weekend, she’s leveling up her experience points in the latest PlayStation RPG. Read about her real-life and virtual adventures on her blog Travel Up.