Travel Guide: Hundred Islands National Park in Alaminos Pangasinan

Travel Guide: Hundred Islands National Park in Alaminos Pangasinan

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Hundred Islands National Park Travel Guide

You\’ve seen Hundred Islands National Park in the text books and splashed across travel brochures in the Philippines. Hundred Islands in Alaminos Pangasinan is undoubtedly the most iconic attractions in the Philippines. Although my recent visit there were short, that it was worth every second.

Birds Eyeview from Quezon Island\'s Viewdeck
Birds Eyeview from Quezon Island’s Viewdeck

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The national park actually covers a land region of 1,884 hectares and is made up of 123 islands, however only 3 islands have already been created for tourists. These are typically Governor, Quezon and Children\’s Island.

Quezon Island is one of the few developed tourist locations on Hundred Islands

One the hawaiian islands it is best to visit is Governor\’s Island high is usually a viewing deck that will present you with a terrific examine the the Hundred Islands. Maui also boasts a Guesthouse to rent which happens to be best for use by way of huge group. The guesthouse has 2 bedrooms, money room, dining area, bathroom and kitchen. There is limited freshwater supply, fresh linens and generator powered electricity.

Boat Rental in Lucap
Boat Rental in Lucap Wharf

Quezon Island can be the most visited islands. This island is known for its white sandy beaches that is certainly perfect for snorkeling and kayaking. Kayaking and snorkeling equipment rental comes in the island. If you\’re looking for additional of any isolationist experience, you can ask your boat driver to adopt you to on the list of other islands with smaller beach coves.

Cathedral Cave
Cathedral Cave

Best Time and energy to Visit

It highly recommended to arrive at the national park during dry or summer time November to May. If you\’re traveling by bus, its far better to leave Manila by 12 midnight to reach the place before breakfast.

View from Governor island

Things to try and do in Hundred Islands

  • Island Hopping
  • Spelunking
  • Fun-fishing
  • Parasailing
  • Sun Bathing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Diving
  • Banana Boat Ride
  • Birdwatching

Quezon Island
Quezon Island

How to obtain there

Getting into the Hundred Islands is actually simple. Everything you could should certainly do is require a bus to Alaminos Pangasinan (5-6 hours) grab a boat from Barangay Lucap in Alaminos and Voila!.

Lucap or Alaminos Wharf, the jump off point to the National Park, is concerning 240 kilometres (150 miles) north from your Kilometer Zero marker in Rizal Park in Manila or about 4 hours drive by private vehicle.

From Alaminos City Public Market, proceed to Lucap terminal located in front of Suki Supermarket. From Lucap Wharf, it is possible to rent a boat that will enable you to get to the islands.

The boat rental minute rates are standardized therefore you shouldn\’t must negotiate here. It can be done in one day from Manila for those who leave early on it\’s far better to spend some time and stay overnight in most resorts in Lucap or in Alaminos City.

Small Boats in Governors Island
Small Boats in Governors Island

Where to Stay

Camping is possible in Quezon Island (P400 per tent) its keep are also tent that exist for rental.

MAXINE’S By way of the SEA
Lucap, Alaminos City
Tel. No. (+6375) 551-2537

THE HUNDRED ISLANDS RESORT HOTEL
(THIROH 2000)
Lucap, Alaminos City
Tel. No. (+6375) 551-5753
Fax No. (+6375) 551-5754
E-mail: hillvertz@skybiz.com
hillvertz@yahoo.com

100 ISLANDS VIEW
Lucap, Alaminos City
Tel. No. (+63912) 314-6180

ST. MARIE CLUB RESORT
Bued, Alaminos City
Tel. No. (+6375) 551-3362

VISTA DEL MAR HOTEL & RESTAURANT
Lucap, Alaminos City
Tel. No. (+6375) 551-4455

BARNY’S LODGE & RESTAURANT
Lucap, Alaminos City
Tel. No.: (+6375) 551-6148
(+63919) 430-6589

HUNDRED ISLANDS NATIONAL PARK
Lucap, Alaminos City
Tel. No. (+6375) 551-2505

OCEANVIEW LODGE AND RESTAURANT
Lucap, Alaminos City
Tel. No. (+635) 551-2501

SEASIDE HAVEN (L.S. MARINA 100)
Lucap, Alaminos City
Tel. No. (+6375) 551-2711C

For more hotel, lodging, resorts as well as other accommodations, book online via Agoda.

Where to eat

You can purchase cooked food at Alaminos town or in the restaurants purchased at Lucas Wharf. Listed below are your list of recommended restaurants in Alaminos, Pangasinan.

ALAMINOS CITY PEOPLE’S FOOD COURT
Telephone: (075) 696-1568
Email:alaminoscitytourism@gmail.com
Address: Poblacion, Alaminos City, Pang.

ELIANA’S GRILL & RESTAURANT
Phone: 0915-315-8730
Email: elianas.resto@gmail.com
Location: Brgy. San Vicente, Alaminos City, Pang.

HUNDRED ISLANDS CAFE? SILVERS by GOLD
Phone: 0949-300-2549
Email: tugadegold@yahoo.com
Address: Plaza Agapito Braganza, San Jose Drive, Alaminos City, Pangasinan

MAXINE Through the SEA SEAFOOD RESTAURANT
Contact: (075) 696- 0964 / 0921-642-8551
Website: www.maxinebythesea.com
Address: Brgy.Lucap, Alaminos City, Pang.

PAPATOK’S RESTAURANT
Telephone: (075) 551-4660 / 0949-300-2549
Email: margaretmarysantiago17@gmail.com papatokskitchen@facebook.com
Location: Quezon Avenue, Poblacion, Alaminos City, Pang.

REY-LYN RESTAURANT
Contact: 0917-610-4144
Email: blue15_a @yahoo.com
Address: Palali St., Poblacion, Alaminos City, Pang.

ULY’S GRILL & BAR
Mobile: 0918-562-0259
Explore Facebook: Uly\’sResto Grill
Address: Brgy. Palamis, Alaminos City, Pang.

Tourist Center and registration office of the park

Hundred Islands National Park Fees (Updated May 2017)

Environmental Fee is Php 40.00 per person for day tour and Php 80.00 per person if you are likely to stay overnight.

  • Children 5yrs old & below: FREE
  • Discount-20% t for Senior Citizen/PWD
  • Discounts are implemented on Environmental Fee ONLY.

INSURANCE (Effective all day and night) Php 10.00 per person

Boat Rental Rates

TOUR TYPE (Boat Size)

One-day Tour with Service Boat

Two-day Tour with Service Boat

Small (max.of 5 pax)

Php 1,400.00

Php 3,000.00

Medium (max.of 10 pax)

Php 1,800.00

Php 3,800.00

Large (max.of 15 pax)

Php 2,000.00

Php 4,500.00

Rates for Accommodation and Facitilies

FACILITY

DAY TOUR

OVERNIGHT

Guest House

Php 5,000.00

Gazebo

Php 600.00

Php 1,000.00

Pavilion 1 & 2

1st floor

Php 5,000.00

Php 7,000.00

2nd floor

Php 5,000.00

Php 7,000.00

3rd floor

Php 3,000.00

Php 4,000.00

Picnic Tables and chairs

At Pavilion 1

Php 300.00

Php 500.00

At Pavilion 2

Php 200.00

Php 300.00

Wooden tables w/o shed

Php 500.00

Php 700.00

Concrete tables w/o shed

Php 200.00

Php 300.00

Tent space (pitching fee)

Php 200.00

Rates for Island Activities

Zip line (546 meters) Governor’s Island

Php 250.00 per jump

Zip line (120 meters) Quezon Island

Php 100.00 per jump

Wall Climbing

Php 50.00 per pax

Rapelling

Php 50.00 per pax

3 in 1 package

Php 175.00

Banana Boat (max. 7pax)

Php 1,500.00 per ride

Helmet Diving

Php 400.00 per dive (20 mins.)

Kayaking ( max.2pax)

Php 250.00 per hour

Snorkeling

Php 250.00 per set gear rental

Hundred Islands Pangasinan Ultimate Travel Guide

Travel Tips

  • Boat Rentals are offered from 7am-5pm at Lucap Wharf.
  • There may be a small Sari-sari store in Quezon Island but be sure you bring enough food.
  • Bring your Power Banks in your cellphone, charging cellphone and gadgets is not cheap.
  • The ideal time to see the Hundred Islands is during dry months (November to May)
  • ATM Machine can be acquired along at the Tourist Information Center along at the Lucap Wharf, you should definitely bring more money.
View of the other islands from the Governor island.

Whether your objective is always to go island hopping, scuba diving, snorkeling or staking out your claim exclusively by yourself private beach paradise, relax and take a few days and explore the Hundred Islands National Park. You\’ll end up glad that you did.

Travel Guide Hundred Islands in Alaminos Pangasinan

Originally Posted: March 24, 2010
Updated: May 20, 2017

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