The Philippines is home to some of the best islands in the world. It has endless hues of serenity, tropical blues, a stunning underwater world, and aquatic wildlife that it really does seem to be paradisiacal!
The Philippines is an archipelago of more than 7000 islands and islets and thus island hopping is probably the best thing you can do here. While the panoply of islands in the country is majestic but among all those, here is our recommendation of the 5 most stunning and breathtaking islands residing in the Philippines. And, once you explore these, you will surely agree to that!

So, let’s see what these 5 islands are and what makes them the most beautiful possessions of the Philippines.


Coron Island

Coron Island is undoubtedly the most beautiful island not only in the Philippines but also in the world. It is located in the Palawan province of the country and has a population of 51,803 people.
Whether it’s the most-visited island in the country or is the most gorgeous island in the country, this tops every list.
With the crystal clear water, idyllic beaches, stunning diving sites, breathtaking scenery, Coron Island is rich in exquisiteness. If there has to be named only one island that everyone must-visit, this is it!
The things you can do here include-
Visiting the Kayangan Lake- the top attraction on the island and the cleanest lake in the country.
Twin Lagoon- swim in the two gorgeous lakes that offer a one-of-a-kind experience.
Relish a world-class diving experience at Banol Beach.
The best time to visit the island is from October to June.



Next on the list is a gorgeous haven consisting of more than 168 islands. The province Cebu has one main island and other 167 islands which makes it the most important destination in the country.
The island has everything for travelers and thus attracts mass tourism every year.
From scuba diving, snorkeling, exploring the underwater world, relishing scrumptious gastronomy, island hopping, relishing waterfalls, dolphin watching, kayaking across the turquoise waters, and for a change exploring the historical landmarks and hiking the stunning sites, there’s nothing you can’t do here.
And, since here are 168 islands and so many things to do, we guess you’ll have the most packed vacation of all time.
The best time to visit the island is from May to October.



Bohol is not only beautiful but the most unique island on the list as its home to both natural and man-made wonders. Visiting Bohol is like you have access to visit 75 gorgeous islands including the popular Virgin Island, Panglao Island, and Balicasag Island.
A must-do thing on the island includes exploring the countryside, where some jaw-dropping attractions are waiting for you!
No one is to blame you if you never wish to leave the island, it’s that worth staying!
The best time to visit the island is from August to October.



Situated on the northeastern tip of Mindanao, is the surfing capital of the country, Siargao. With the white-sand beaches, gorgeous forest reserves, beautiful lagoon pools, and various aquatic life forms, the island is not less than a paradise.
If you want to try out surfing this is the best place in the country.
The best time to visit the island is from August to October.



Whenever it comes to the best islands in the country, Boracay is there on the list. The island is home to sandy beaches, idyllic views, a bunch of adventure sports, great food, and a laid-back vibe.
The best time to visit the island is from September to October.

So, these are the top 5 recommendations from the Philippines. We hope these recommendations will help you in planning an ultimate itinerary.

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