"BIGGEST ISLAND IN THE VISAYAS!" Province of Samar by limledi
Province of Samar Travel Guide: 44 reviews and 184 photos
Elsewhere in Samar, Sohoton Natural Bridge National Park is composed of natural stone bridges, caves, subterranean rivers, waterfalls, limestone formations, forest, and exotic flora and fauna.
It is best accessed from Basey which is best known for its 17th Century church. Balangiga was the site where 44 American soldiers died in a conflict with Filipino Revolutionaries in 1901. In retaliation, the bells of the town were taken by the Americans and are yet to be returned.
Calbayog City is located on the western coast of the province and is the site of the Samar Archeological Museum, a rich repository of ancient burial jars dating back to the stone and Iron Age, graves, jewelry, coins and porcelain.
Calbiga Cave is reputed to be one of the largest in the world.
San Juanico Bridge crosses over picturesque San Juanico Strait connecting the islands of Samar and Leyte, and provides a major link between northern and southern Philippines through the Pan-Philippine Highway.
- Pros:Cheap Accomodations.
- Cons:Bad Roads From Calbiga To Allen.
- In a nutshell:Blessed With A Remarkable Eco-System!
Basey Town Hall was built in 1837 named CASA REAL during Spanish time. more travel advice
If you want to spend overnight in Sohoton National Park, they have a guesthouse for you to stay. You have to clear this... more travel advice
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