How to get there
· The Island can be reached from Cebu City via Bus and then ferry at Hagnaya Wharf of San Remegio . The terminal is at Cebu North Bus Terminal near to SM City. From Cebu North Bus Terminal ride in a bus going to Hagnaya Wharf of San Remegio (fare costs 150 pesos for aircon and much lesser if ordinary). Last scheduled trip of ferry going to Port of Sta. Fe of Bantayan Island is 4:30 pm (ticket costs 150-200 pesos). Going to different places of interest at Bantayan Island is as easy as 1-2-3 by renting a motorcycle/scooter (cost ranges from 300-500 pesos per day) or simply by commuting (habal-habal, tricycle and multicab). The foods are fresh, locals are very accommodating, the place is truly beautiful - a paradise!
|Sunrise while leaving Hagnaya Port of San Remegio|
|Clear Blue Sea and one of the surrounding Islets|
|View of Century-Old Houses from Bantayan Town Public Plaza.|
|Heritage Church of Bantayan|
|cookies of Julie's Bakeshop after a long walk at Bantayan Boulevard|
|View from the ferry: Sta. Fe's Sugar Beach Resort|
|2 minutes after leaving Port of Sta. Fe|
Known as one of the most important fishing grounds in Visayas, Bantayan Islands delivered tons of fish (ginamos /Bagoong or preserved-salted fish and dried danggit / pusit) to Cebu City and Negros Occidental for further distribution to as far as Mindanao and Metro Manila.