Philippines is known throughout the world for its beautiful islands and breath taking beaches. The country’s geography makes it the ideal place for water sports. Tourists as well as locals, looking for thrilling adventures, can enjoy the wide range of water sports that Philippines has to offer.
In case you are organizing travel tours Philippines or have arrived in Philippines as a tourist yourself, trying out the variety of water sports is a must. Below is a list of the best water sports to enjoy in Philippines:
- Sailing: Sailing is a good sports to try in the Philippines since the country has a vast number of lakes and even the sea where first-time adventurers can learn to sail. The waves, breeze and beautiful scenery of Caliraya, Boracay and Anilao offer the perfect atmosphere for sailing.
- Whitewater rafting: This sport is for the dare-devils as it is an extreme sport. Offered at Cagayan De Oro River and Chico river, this sport involves using an inflatable raft to navigate rough waters.
- Wake Boarding and Wake Skating: Made for the adventurers, this sport allows an individual to perform different jumps and stunts, all the while enjoying the water. Just like in water skiing, wake boarding involves riding on a board to which one’s feet are bound while a boat pulls the individual across a body of water using a cable.
On your next trip to the Philippines, you can try out these water sports for an adventure of a life time.