With 7, 107 of scattered islands, there are surely variety of tourist spots in the Philippines you can visit this year 2017. From Luzon, Visayas to Mindanao, Philippines got plenty of beautiful places to boast.
According to Manila Times, South Korea is the Philippines’ biggest source of tourists, with 1.17 million visitors from that country. The United States ranks second with 674,564 arrivals. Other visitors came from Japan, China, Australia, Singapore, Taiwan, Canada, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Malaysia and Germany.
The amazing tourist spots in the Philippines made the country rank 8th in the “Best in Travel 2015” by Lonely Planet. When it comes to beautiful places and hospitable people, Philippines won’t fall behind.
Top 10 Tourist Spots in the Philippines
Boracay is the premier tourist spot in the Philippines. It’s known to the world and had received a lot of awards from local to international awards. Boracay has an area of 3.98 square miles. It comprises of 3 barangays: Yapak, Balabag and Manoc-Manoc. It’s popular for its white sand beaches and nightlife. During Amihan Season, that’s from the months of November to May, the White Beach is calm that makes the tourism at its highest point.
An awesome world-class paradise is waiting for you in Boracay.
2. Puerto Princesa Underground River
Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park popularly known as Puerto Princesa Underground River is now one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature. It’s 8.2 kilometers long and the river flows directly to the sea which is a subject to a tidal flow. It has formations of stalactites and stalagmites and a habitat of many bats.
A very mysterious yet wonderful tourist spot is waiting for you in Palawan.