The Great Santa Cruz Island was named as one of the best beaches in the world from an international magazine, National Geographic. This beautiful beach features white sand mixes with pulverized red organ pipe coral.
The Pink Beach is not yet developed and commercialized. There are no hotels and resorts in the island. Visitors are allowed to stay here from 7AM to 2PM. Overnight stay is not allowed. The local government of Zamboanga City will provide security escorts that will also your guide to the island. You can do a lot of activities here like swimming, sun bathing, playing frisbee and volleyball, snorkeling, and other water activities.
How to get there?
- From the airport, take a tricycle going to Paseo del Mar . Fare is around P50
- From there, book a boat going to Sta Cruz Island. Boat costs P1000 and up.
If you are curious about the Great Santa Cruz Island, also known as Pink Beach, head over to Zamboanga City, Philippines. Plan your trip now!