What’s the best way to beat the summer heat? Hit the beach!
Not too many people know Dalaguete in Southern Cebu is not only popular for its scenic mountain peaks like Osmena Peak, Kandungaw Peak and Casino Peak a.k.a. the Little Chocolate Hills of Cebu. Tagged as the “Summer Capital of Cebu”, Dalaguete lives up to its tagline with this beautiful public white beach – the Dalaguete Beach Park.
The Dalaguete Beach Park is only open from 7AM to 5PM daily. They don’t have rooms for overnight staying guests. Beach camping is also NOT allowed.
Rates & Other Information
- Entrance fee: P30 per adult; P15 per child
- Parking fee: P20
- Table Rental: P250 for day use
- Cottage: P350 (small); P1,500 (big)
- Operating hours: 7AM to 5PM only
- Contact number: (032) 253-3532
How to get there?
Exact location: Brgy. Casay, Dalaguete, Southern Cebu — approx. 3 hours away from the city.
From the South Bus Terminal, ride any bus bound for Dalaguete. Inform the driver or conductor to drop you off at Dalaguete Beach Park (or public beach of Dalaguete). Bus fare is ~P120 (one-way). The beach is 10-15 minutes walk away from the main road. But you can opt to ride a tricycle for P50 (good for 3pax).