Batanes Travel Guide: Sabtang Island Tour

Sabtang Island is an island municipality situated at 15 kilometers southwest of Basco, Batanes. It is accessible by a 30-40 minutes falowa (motorized banca) ride from Radiwan Port in Ivana. The people in Sabtang, popularly known as Isabtangs, speak the dialect called Ivatanen. Sabtang is also known for its old stone houses of Baranggay Chavayan and Savidug and its…

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Batanes: North Batan Tour

From South Batan, now let’s explore the beautiful sites of North Batan, which are mostly located near the city proper of Basco, the capital of Batanes. North Batan. Here are the sites that you can visit:   Mount Carmel Chapel Also called as Chapel on the Hill or Tukon Chapel on the Hill. This is…

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Batanes: South Batan Tour

Batanes  is situated North of Cagayan Valley region. Batanes is an archipelago that lies at the northernmost tip of the Philippines, where the Pacific Ocean merges with the South China Sea. It is composed of three major islands, namely: Batan which contains the capital town of Basco, Sabtang, and Itbayat. It has six municipalities: Basco, Ivana, Uyugan, Mahatao,…

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Your Complete Travel Guide to Batanes Philippines

Batanes is one of the most beautiful places that one could visit in the Philippines. Batanes is also the smallest province in terms of land area and population. It is located in the northernmost part of the country. This is known not just for the honesty and politeness of the Ivatans (what locals from Batanes…

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