The municipality of Pilar has so many tourist attractions and getaway options. Those who love to soak in the peaceful bucolic life, a tour to Pilar is just right for you. Amongst these unspoiled natural attractions are the century old mangroves growing abundantly in the rugged coastline of Baliwagan area and Panikihan area which are being offered for mangrove familiarization activities.
Saturday, January 11, 2014
Adventure in Pilar will not be complete without visiting the Panlatuan Bay. First to taste a freshly harvested “Lato”, our sea grapes, abundantly found the Panlatuan Bay. And, to take a brief look at the remnants of Astillero de Panlatuan, the once famous shipbuilding yard established after the Galleon Trade ended in 1650.
Friday, January 10, 2014
If you are a water enthusiast and itching to try activities that would take your breath away, well, you must try diving at Bantigue Point and at Marine Sanctuary Reserve, a prime site for diving activities in Pilar. Bantigue Point and marine sanctuary reserve can be reached via a 30-minute ride aboard a motorized banca from Pilar Pier.
There is no greater and more rewarding experience than the experience of having a deeper connection with nature where you can feel yourself entwined with its alluring, relaxing and calming effect. The joy of being one with nature, relishing in its beauty and wonder leaves one with awe and quite incomparable feeling of profound satisfaction. Nature does wonder even to the soul of a weary traveler.