What can BURUANGA offer?
Festivals and Events
PANAGAT FESTIVAL – A showcase of Buruanga’s most known product “fish”, being a coastal town. Some of the activities are float contest, cultural shows, & other entertainment to boost the morale of the townsfolk, create awareness to tourists and also advocate conservation of its marine resources.
Spots and Attractions
INGUS-INGUS HILL – During the Spanish era, it served as the watch point for invading Moro pirates who used to maraud coastal villages. Underneath the hill is a cave, which according to folktales, was used as an ambuscade for English pirates, buccaneers, and other plunderers of Spanish galleons carrying precious cargoes.
ASHRAM BALAY PAGDUAW – It is a perfect place for mediation, relaxation, and retreats where one can commune with God, nature and self.
SAINT ANTHONY OF PADUA PARISH CHURCH – A century-old religious edifice, this church is the center of worship of Buruanganons for their Patrons, Saint Anthony and Nuestra Sra. De Salvacion.
ARIEL’S POINT (formerly Batasan Point) – Touted as the best dive site in Aklan, it has cliff diving sites overlooking turquoise swimming holes, and lush mangrove. Recently featured in Cosmopolitan magazine & TripAdvisor as top Boracay attraction. It is a good stopover for scuba divers, snorkelers, and cliff-board divers for its rich marine life.
SABANG CAVE – It is an elevated cave, which affords a stunning panoramic view of beaches and seascapes.
SAPSAPON CAVE – It exhibits an array of delicate stalagmites and stalactites built over centuries from minerals deposited by dripping water.
TIGIS FALLS – Offering a perfect place for relaxation, Tigis falls has become a venue for themed parties and excursions.
TALISAY BEACH – This beach boasts of rather unspoiled, crystal clear waters.
HINUGTAN WHITE BEACH – This is a perfect place for snorkeling and diving. For adventurous visitors, Hinugtan White Beach provides a multitude of pleasurable experiences in which they can explore the underwater world.
TUBURAN BAYBAY – It is beach resort with world class facilities where Mother Nature offers unexploited beauty and tranquility. More so, it is perfect sanctuary to reconnect with oneself, enjoy family boding moments, try out exciting activities such as diving, snorkeling & sunbathing.
PAGATPAT MANGROVE – With its lush mangroves, clear water & cool nipa huts built on its boardwalk trail, this place offers a relaxing respite to visitors.
HACIENDA MARIA – This hacienda is one of Buruanga’s must see attraction. This 14-hectare of unspoiled beauty of nature has three caves, refreshing waterfalls, soothing hot pot Jacuzzi and visitors are also treated to experience the process of lambanog making.