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Mactan Island

One of the primary tourist islands of Cebu, Mactan Island houses a number of key attractions located close to the main regional airport. The coral island has a biodiverse marine environment close to the shore, making Mactan Island holidays popular with divers of all abilities. The beaches have been developed into tourist havens, with sparkling resorts, beach bars, and water sports rental shops. Particularly adventurous travelers use Mactan Island visits as a springboard for explorations of the smaller and less-populated islands nearby. With the Inspirock international travel planner, Mactan Island and other destinations across the globe can be made central to your personalized travel plans.
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Where to stay in Mactan Island

Mactan Island has a well-developed tourism infrastructure, and more than its fair share of places to stay. Look to the coastal areas for some of the most popular options, with beachside resorts offering private strips of sand, sea views, and onsite fine dining. Some simpler hotels and guesthouses can be found in each of the settlements around the coast, ideal for diving enthusiasts wanting to just put down their bags, grab their gear, and get out into the deep blue.
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