Trip Planner:   Asia  /  Philippines  /  Visayas  /  Cebu Island  /  Nature  /  Olango Island

Olango Island, Cebu Island

(2.9/5 based on 50 reviews on the web)
The Olango Island Group is a group of islands found in the Central Visayas region of the Philippines and is a part of Cebu Province. It comprises Olango island and 6 satellite islets namely: Sulpa, Gilutongan, Nalusuan, Caohagan, Pangan-an, and Camungi. Olango Island and its neighboring islets has a total land area of approximately 1030ha. The island group is under the jurisdiction of the city of Lapu-Lapu and the municipality of Cordova. It lies 5km east of Mactan Island and a major tourist destination in Cebu. It is known for its wildlife sanctuary.GeographyThe Olango Group of islands consists of seven islands. Located east of Mactan Island, Olango Island and its satellite islets lies between the Cebu Strait to the south and the Camotes Sea to the north. To the east is the Olango Channel (separating it from Bohol) while to the west is the Gilutungan Channel, which separates it from Mactan Island.Land areaOlango Islands has a total land area of approximately. The reef flat-lagoon surrounding the island of Olango is considered one of the most extensive reef areas in the Central Visayas. A total of of extensive sandy beach, rocky shoreline, inshore flats, seagrass beds, coral reefs, mangrove forest, mudflats, and salt marsh grass surround Olango and its satellite islets.
Make Olango Island a centerpiece of your Mandaue vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Mandaue vacation builder.
Source
Create a full Mandaue itinerary

(Mandaue is the nearest city to Olango Island)

map

Plan your trip to Mandaue

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Cebu Island by other users

15 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Cebu Island BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Cebu Island BY A USER FROM VIETNAM April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Oslob & Cebu City BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES July, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Cebu Island & Manila BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES March, culture, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Oslob BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Philippines BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 29 days in Visayas BY A USER FROM JAPAN December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Bantayan Island BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Bantayan Island BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, beaches, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Bantayan Island BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Bohol Island & Moalboal BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES March, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • awesome day out, beautiful island, they try to charge more for foreigners in the bird watching place so be careful, 
  • Ferry in olango Island (to go shopping at Mactan Island is the end of the year significant matrix) come back attaches to the olango island and remain there tricycle (flap), to negotiate a price with destination means of transport not for time to decide, to pick up the sea with mangrove, with beautiful accommodations, vacation homes trippers! go go check so I'm opening this park because it's nice
    View original
  • We had a great time at Olango's Marine Sanctuary. You will see various schools of fish in different colors, big and small. If you love snorkelling, this place is a bit of heaven for you. However, let ...  more »