Before there were airplanes, we Filipinos had to travel by boats because we are in an archipelago. Even today, wooden boats are used by most local fishermen as means of gathering fish. Kayaks, a popular boat used even in ancient history worldwide, have now become an outdoor hobby for the masses. You can bring out the inner Filipino within you who loves to paddle away in the sea by kayaking here in Osao Mangrove Resort.
Located in Brgy. Osao, San Juan, Southern Leyte, the resort proudly offers its guests to their place a comforting and relaxing aura. It is surrounded by nature everywhere, even in the sea as mangroves had become an icon of their resort. Here, you can have the luxury to kayak to the open sea and chill under the trees amidst the heat.
There are readily available cottages that you can rent, which is especially useful when you are with a big group of friends or family. The resort offers various foods and drinks that you can buy so that you can enjoy the place to your fullest. The kayaks are also available for rent, so if you are nearby the area it is best to stop by the resort and have some kayaking fun.
RATES & OTHER INFORMATION
- Entrance fee: P10 for adults and kids
- Parking fee: P10
- Cottage: P350 – P400
- Rubber Set (1 Table & 6 Chairs): P150
- 4 chairs: P50
- 6 chairs, 1 table: P100
- Kayak: P75/1 hour, P600/whole day
- Corkage fee: N/A
- Contact numbers: 09634940652
- Email address: N/A
- Facebook Page: N/A
HOW TO GET THERE?
Exact location: Osao Mangrove Resort, Brgy. Osao, San Juan (Cabali-an), Southern Leyte
Via public transportation: From Tacloban, go to the bus terminal and look for a bus going to San Juan, Southern Leyte. If there are none available, look for a bus going to Maasin. If you are in Maasin, look for a bus there that goes to San Juan. Upon arriving at San Juan, look for a motorcycle or any public vehicles that can take you to the location in Brgy. Osao.
BY CAR: Navigate with Waze or Google Maps and set your destination to “Osao, San Jaun” in Southern Leyte. Upon arriving, ask the locals where to go to Osao Mangrove Resort. Parking space is available.