One of the more popular destinations primarily because of the wider variety of activities available, Banana Beach is yet another gorgeous picture of pristine, crystal blue waters and fine white sand, but in the shape of a fruit. This beach is on an island away from the main island of Coron and quite near to Malaroyroy Beach. For those who want to stay long, there are resorts available or you can even just rent a cottage to stay in for the night. There is much to do on this beautiful beach; you could stay to enjoy the sand and water for ages.
How to Get There
The only way to get to Banana beach is going to Banana island, better known as Dicalabuan island. You can reach the island by boat, and it may take about an hour and a half to get there. It is definitely a scenic travel, and you will find yourself at awe when you approach the island whose emerald waters become blue the closer you get.
What to See and Do
On this popular beach, there is more variety in what activities you can do and things you can see:
Camp on the beach There are cottages available for rent if you would like to stay for a whole day, or overnight, and there are also some small resorts. However, if you are the adventurous type, then camping on this beautiful beach is also an exciting option.
Play beach volleyball There are facilities for beach volleyball on the island if you are a visitor. If you are in a big group, this is a great activity to do together.
Snorkel Banana Beach is said to be one of the best snorkeling spots in Coron. You absolutely cannot pass up snorkeling here. If you were even to just drop food in the water, you will already see beautiful and colorful fish, like parrot fish. The variety is incredible to see, and must be experienced by all visitors who come to the island.
Kayak You can rent a kayak on the beach, and take it out either alone or with a partner and explore the beautiful waters of Banana Beach. The waters are quite calm, so you do not have to worry much about falling over or getting pushed out into the ocean by waves.