20 Lesser-Known Cebu Spots You Need to Visit
Want to have a fun and truly memorable weekend trip but can’t stand the crazy crowd? I know one trick that you might find really helpful. Instead of visiting the most popular spots in Cebu, check out the lesser-known ones! I’ve compiled some of Cebu’s lesser-known spots that truly deserve our attention.
1. Mabugnao Mainit Hot Spring National Park
Location: Carcar City
The Mabugnao Mainit Hot Spring is a cool watering hole in Carcar City which is perfect for those hot summer afternoons.
2. Liog-Liog Rock
Type: Rock Formation
Location: Santa Cruz, Ronda
Liog-Liog Rock is a unique marine rock formation in Ronda which is perfect for your Instagram #feedgoals.
3. Halo-Halo Lane
Type: Dining Destination
Location: Dumanjug Plaza
Dumanjug’s Halo-Halo Lane is a sweet spot for your sweet tooth! The halo-halo is delicious, too!
4. Gakub Spring
Gakub Spring is a refreshing road-side spot in Dalaguete which will surely wash the stress away!
5. Ka-Tinggo Falls
Location: Catmon (Esoy Hot Spring)
After a healing dip at the Esoy hot spring, drop by lovely Ka-Tinggo Falls and enjoy a cool, relaxing swim.
6. Hermit’s Cove
For your endless #beachbod photo sessions. Of, if you’re like most Cebuanos who enjoy relaxing on the beach, Hermit’s Cove is the spot for you.
7. Lanipao Rainforest
Type: Mountain Resort
Location: Sapangdaku, Guadalupe
Escape from the busy city life and enjoy a relaxing swim in Lanipao in Sapangdaku in Guadalupe.
8. Lusno Falls
A little out of the way, but is definitely worth the long travel time, Ronda’s Lusno Falls is truly a must-visit.
9. Olango Marine Sanctuary
Location: Olango Island
A quiet spot in Olango which gives you a great view of the booming metropolis, the Marine Sanctuary is perfect for late afternoons chats and strolls.
10. Pawod Spring
Type: Underwater Cave System / Spring
Location: Agus, Lapu-Lapu City
Located right in the heart of Lapu-Lapu, and just along the highway, Pawud in Agus is hard to miss.
11. Kapilya de Sakripisyo
Type: Chapel for Unbaptized stillborn children
An age-old place of prayer right in the heart of the Argao plaza, the Kapilya de Sakripisyo gives us a glimpse of the heritage and culture of the early Argaoanons.
12. Kan-Amno Falls
Location: Lower Becerril, Boljoon
A stunning cascading waterfall at the foot of the mountains of Lower Becerril, Boljoon, Kan-Amno will surely take your breath away.
13. Linaw Spring
A perfect pit-stop in Argao for all wearing south-bound travelers. Linaw Spring is located right next to the highway, too!
14. Mangasang Falls
Location: Tagbao, Cebu City
Hidden in the mountain barangay of Tagbao is this beautiful and truly untouched gem locals refer to as Mangasang Falls.
15. Medellin Hideaway
Type: Beach Resort
Medellin Hideaway is a scenic adventure spot that offers a stunning view of the coast of Medellin. It’s IG-worthy, too!
16. Cambais Falls
One of the most beautiful waterfall systems in Cebu, Cambais has two major waterfalls and several smaller drops.
17. Sea Paradise
Alcantara’s Sea Paradise is boardwalk which doubles as a zoo! If you want a bit of quiet while in the company of animals, this is the spot for you.
18. Pityak / Tubod-Duguan Falls
One of Dumanjug town’s prized jewels, Pityak Falls is truly a stunning natural wonder.
19. Binaliw Spring
After paying homage to the Our Lady of Lourdes, enjoy a quick dip at Bagatayam’s Binaliw healing spring.
20. Marmol Cliffs
Enjoy a truly unforgettable adventure at the impressive cliff face of Tuburan town’s intriguing and very mystical Marmol Cliffs.
How many of these amazing Cebu spots have you visited? Let us know in the comments section below!