Uncovering a Hidden Nature Oasis in Sipalay, Negros Occidental

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April 3, 2023 • By coladhc

If you’re looking to embark on a tranquil escape where nature’s breathtaking wonders are yet to be uncovered, then Sipalay is something you’ll want to explore. 

What Sipalay is best known for

Also known as “The Jewel of the Sugar Island”. Sipalay is a coastal city in the province of Negros Occidental. It is home to a hidden nature oasis that is yet to be discovered by many. It is best known as a nature destination in the Philippines, showcasing its stunning landscapes, vibrant marine life, white sand beaches, and pristine clear waters.

Take a glimpse at the most popular breathtaking destinations of Sipalay:

Tinagong Dagat

A hidden lagoon sitting on a shallow green sea with scattered islets in Sipalay would be Tinagong Dagat, meaning “hidden sea” in English. It is surrounded by lush hills and can be accessed through kayaking or paddle boarding.

Campomanes Bay

Divers and snorkelers can take delight in exploring this marine sanctuary that showcases colorful reefs, two shipwrecks, and a diverse marine life. Campomanes Bay possesses a natural charm that is surrounded by limestone cliffs and green forests.

Punta Ballo

Another stunning beach destination in Sipalay is Punta Ballo. It has a long stretch of white sand beach, surrounded by limestone cliffs and coconut trees, which nature lovers and adventure seekers can enjoy. The beach also has a captivating underwater attraction, making it a popular spot for diving and snorkeling. Its dive sites include Julian’s Wreck, Coral Garden, and Turtle Island.

Sugar Beach

Whether you’re planning a family getaway in Negros, a couple’s rendezvous, or a solo travel, Sugar Beach is the perfect destination choice for an intimate, peaceful beach getaway. It’s less crowded than other beach spots and is best know for recreational activities such as island hopping, swimming, sunbathing, sunset watching, and paddle boarding. 

Mangrove Forest

Relax and surrender to the scenic au naturel wonders of the Mangrove Forest in Sipalay. It has become a popular tourist attraction that highlights the beauty of the mangrove ecosystems and the conservation efforts of the local community. A variety of flora and fauna covers the land as well as other wildlife animals can be found in the area.

Manami Resort: a hidden nature oasis in Sipalay, Negros Occidental

Here’s another latest hidden nature oasis to uncover in Sipalay – Manami Resort. Located in a tucked-away paradise, it’s a refined sanctuary that piques one’s curiosity. 

Get the best of stunning sceneries in a thoughtfully curated estate that was meant to craft endearing tales to tell. Enjoy the best of exhilarating activities for an up-close and personal encounter with nature. Its exclusive amenities are here to give you a personalized experience that’s enveloped with the signature touch of a ‘manami life’.

Come and heed the inviting call of Sipalay’s hidden nature oasis at Manami Resort. 


Photos of Sipalay City are from the local tourism office.

Posted in Uncategorized
April 3, 2023 • By coladhc