Best beaches in Bohol, Panglao Philippines. This ultimate Panglao beach guide will give an overview with nice beach pictures of the best white beaches on Panglao island. All beaches in Panglao drop off very shallow. Well suited for children. On Panglao island, there are 9 significant beaches.

You can find secluded beaches, from tourism almost untouched. And tourist beaches with many hotels, restaurants, and nightlife.

See also our Top 8 Bohol ⇒ Panglao Vacation Guide


Part 1 The southeast coast of Panglao island – 5 wonderful beaches. Alona beach until Bikini beach.

The best Panglao Philippines beaches – Overview Map:

Best Panglao Beaches - Location Map

Location Map – Panglao Beaches


Alona Beach on Panglao Philippines, Bohol.

The most famous beach in Panglao, Bohol is the main tourist Alona Beach. The beach has a length of 800 meters and offers a lot of possibilities. Many hotels, restaurants, and bars right on the Ocean. Water sports such as jet ski, kitesurfing, kayaking and of course snorkeling and scuba diving. There are daily offered several trips to the nearby islands of Balicasag and Pamilacan.

Panglao Beaches - Alona Beach

Alona beach on Panglao Island

Alona beach is a popular destination among tourists with its long stretch of white, powdered coral sand.

As the most developed among all the beaches here, Alona has around 30 resorts, the majority of which are beachfront property. Plus, you have more or less 15 dive shops to choose from. This beach is also where you can hire pump boats to take you to Pamilacan Island where you can watch a group of dolphins or swim with whale sharks. On the weekend, Alona Beach turns into an entertainment haven with live bands, discos, and concerts.

Panglao Beaches - Alona Beach Location Map

Location – Alona Beach Panglao Island

Kalipayan Beach Bay

located on the western end of Alona beach, separated by a few rocks. Walking access from Alona beach over a small path, or via a small road with car or motorbike.

Kalipayan beach, a small, sandy bay with impressive rocks. Easy to reach by motorcycle. Located in front of this beach: The Kalipayan Beach Resort

In high season, November to April, the Alona beach is very well attended. If you want to stay right on the beach, it is advisable to book early. Browse in Bohol Guide your Alona Beach Resort: Accommodation – Alona Beach and search your beachfront Hotel.

Dumaluan Beach Area on Panglao Island – Bohol

The 3 km long white beach is composed of Dumaluan beach and Libaong beach. Famous Resorts like Bohol Beach Club, the South Palms Resort are located on Dumaluan beach. And of course the Dumaluan Beach Resort. The 3 mentioned resorts are the largest at this beach section.

Many say the Dumaluan beach would be the most beautiful of Panglao beaches. But judge for yourself…

Panglao Beaches - Bohol Beach Club

Bohol Beach Club on Dumaluan Beach

Panglao Beaches - Dumaluan Beach Location

Location Map – Dumaluan Beach in Panglao

Similar to the Alona Beach there on Dumaluan beach water sports and island trips. At night it’s a little quieter than Alona beach. Browse in Bohol Guide for your Panglao Beach Resort: Panglao & Dumaluan Beach Resorts

Libaong Beach on Panglao Island in Bohol

As already mentioned, the Libaong beach and Dumaluan Beach are connected. The 3 km long beach is also called simply – White Beach Panglao. At this beach section you will find fewer tourists, but more locals.

Panglao Beaches - Libaong Beach

Libaong Beach on Panglao Island

Panglao Beaches - Libaong Beach Location

Location Map Libaong Beach

The largest hotel on Libaong beach is the Amarela Resort. Further smaller Accommodations right on the beach:


San Isidro Beach on Panglao Island – Bohol

The San Isidro beach is actually only a small beach cove. Hardly anyone knows this little secluded sandy bay. But maybe it’s exactly what some are looking on Panglao Island. Well suited for a cozy picnic and snorkeling.

Panglao Beaches - San Isidro Beach

Panglao Beach – San Isidro

The closest hotel is the La Pernela Resort. Just a short walk to the beach.

Panglao Beaches - San Isidro Location

San Isidro Beach – Location Map


Bikini Beach in Panglao, Bohol – Philippines

The approximately 500 m long Bikini beach barely tapped by tourism. An insider tip for people who want to spend a quiet day on the beach. The beach is a bit rocky, but therefore with crystal clear water. Well suited for swimming and snorkeling. Access by car or motorcycle to the beach.

Panglao Beaches - Bikini Beach

Panglao Island – Bikini Beach

In surrounding there are small Accommodations for rent. Like the Bikini Beach House. The nearest bigger hotel is about 1 km away.

Panglao Beaches - Bikini Beach Location

Location Map – Bikini Beach Panglao


Panglao Beaches Philippines

Panglao Beaches

Part 2 of the best Panglao Philippines beaches – From Danao beach until Panglao beach.

Panglao Beaches – Danao & Doljo Beach

Panglao White Beaches Philippines

Part 2 of Panglao white beaches in the Philippines


Danao Beach at the southern end of Panglao

The Danao beach in Panglao is not a continuous white beach. Largely natural with short cliff sections, which has its special charming. We show you the most beautiful white beach section.

Panglao Beaches Danao Beach

Danao Beach on Panglao Island

The well-known hotel on the Danao beach is the Linaw Beach Resort

Danao Beach Panglao Location Map

Location – Danao Beach Panglao


Doljo Beach on the northeast coast of Panglao

The about 1600 meter long Doljo beach is located on the northeast coast of Panglao. There are some smaller and bigger hotels.

Doljo Beach Panglao Bohol

Doljo Beach Panglao Island

The most famous Hotel on Doljo beach is the luxury Bellevue Resort

Doljo Beach Panglao Location Map

Location Map – Doljo Beach Panglao


Momo Beach on Panglao Island – Philippines

The natural Momo beach has a length of 500 meters. There are very few accommodations at this beach. Momo beach is suitable for a beach holiday away from mass tourism.

Momo Beach Panglao Bohol

Momo Beach on Panglao Island

The most famous accommodation is the Momo Beach House. The hotel is right on the beach and has a good restaurant and a nice swimming pool.

Momo Beach Location Panglao

Momo Beach Location Map


Panglao Beach on Panglao Island, Bohol – Philippines

The 200 meters long Panglao beach is a small dreamlike beach. The only beachfront hotel is the famous and luxury Mithi Resort & Spa.

Panglao Beach

Panglao dreamlike Beach

Panglao Beach Location Map

Location – Panglao Beach


End of the series. Now you have seen all 9 beaches on the island of Panglao. We hope we could give you this post a good overview of Panglao Philippines beaches.

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An idea for your Panglao holiday: Take your swimwear, rent a scooter and discover these beautiful beaches in Panglao. So there will be no stress, we recommend not more than 2 to 3 beaches in one day. Take a look to our trusted partner for scooter rentals: Bohol Scooter Rentals in Panglao


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