Quick Guide: Potipot Island

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  • Take a bus to Sta. Cruz Zambales. Buses to Sta. Cruz are available from Victory Liner Pasay and Cubao. Travel time 6-7 hours. (Go down at: Uacon Candelaria Barangay Hall)
  • Take tricycle to beach jump-off. From Uacon Barangay Hall you can ask a tricycle to bring you to the boats to Potipot Island. Travel time: 5-10 mins.
  • Take boat to Potipot Island. There are many boats available at the jump-off. Travel time: 10-15 mins. 

Accommodation: No hotels or inns available. There are cottages for rent. You can pitch your own tent or rent one.

Estimated Budget: P2000 

Days recommended: At least 2 days (Overnight)

Activities and Sights: Beach bumming. Enjoy the white sand and clear waters. Take pictures at the driftwood. Watch the sunrise and sunset sky. Circle Potipot Island. Get lost. 

8 thoughts on “Quick Guide: Potipot Island

  1. hi! what beach do you recommend for newbie solo backpackers? i’m planning on a trip to zambales alone and want to stay somewhere quiet and konti ang tao. will Talisayin Cove be a good choice or would you recommend anything else? 🙂


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