Come along and join this exciting, action-packed tour of Mactan Island. Feel the adrenaline rush kicking in with watersports activities and learn about the city’s history by visiting its historic attractions. If you want to experience the best of Mactan Island, this tour is perfect for you.
Your tour begins after your driver picks you up from your accommodation. Then, you will be driving towards your first destination, Mactan Island’s beach for your watersports activities. You will be provided with safety gear such as a lifejacket before you proceed with the tour.
The first activity is Parasailing. You will board the parasail boat to start your parasailing journey. Once all gears are secured, you will slowly float up the air. Soar high and get a breathtaking bird’s eye view of Mactan Island. After 15 minutes, you will return and prepare for your next Activity.
After a thrilling experience on air, you will be riding along the waves of Mactan’s beach through a Jetski. Your guide will teach you the basics of using a Jet Ski such as starting the engine, emergency shut off and brake.
Last but not least is the banana boat. Once you are properly positioned, make sure to hold on tight as you might fall over once the speedboat starts running. Enjoy the rush of the adrenaline once the activity starts!
After washing up, you’ll be driving to Mactan’s Shrine in Punta Engaño. Here, you will learn about the historic Battle of Mactan, the resistance of Lapu-Lapu’s troops against the Spanish colonizers.
Upon arrival, you will first see the Lapu-Lapu monument, a majestic bronze statue of the brave Mactan leader. Then, not far from this site is Magellan’s Shrine, an obelisk tower that pays homage to the Portuguese explorer.
Afterward, you will be heading to Alegre Guitar Factory. This family-run business is home to the best guitars in the country. Mactan is famous for its handcrafted guitars and here, you will witness how this musical instrument is made. You may also buy a guitar or ukulele as a souvenir before you leave.
Experience the best of Mactan Island’s activities and attractions with this day tour. Check the availability by choosing a date.
- Not all establishments accept credit or debit cards, and ATMs may be limited.