1. Manila to Mauban (Land)
Option 1 | via SLEX Sto. Tomas exit | Sto Tomas – San Pablo – Tiaong – Candelaria – Sariaya – Tayabas – Mauban) | 3hrs
Option 2 | via SLEX Calamba exit | Los Banos – Sta. Cruz – Pagsanjan – Cavinti – Lusiana – Lucban (do not enter town proper) – Sampaloc – Mauban | 3hrs
Option 3 | via Antipolo | Teresa – Morong – Fami – Siniloan – Paete – Lucban – Pagsanjan – Cavinti – Lusiana – Lucban (do not enter town proper) | 3.5hrs | ideal to avoid traffic in SLEX and Los Banos during holidays
After arriving in Mauban town, go straight to the Tourism Office near the port. Inquire about parking near the port area (around P160/day).
Option 1 | QC direct to Mauban | JAC Liner in Kamias Terminal (4:30am, 11:30am, 2:30pm) | P280/head
Option 2 | Manila direct to Mauban | JAC Liner in LRT Terminal (4am, 11am, 2pm) | P280/head
Option 3 | Manila to Lucena | JAC Liner, JAM Liner or Lucena Lines in Kamias, Cubao or Buendia/Taft LRT | hourly trips starting at 2am | P200/head || Lucena to Mauban | take AC vans at Lucena Grand Terminal | P70/head
After arriving in Mauban town, take a tricycle to the Tourism Office near the port.
2. Mauban to Cagbalete Island (Sea)
Ask the Tourism Office for assistance | P5000/roundtrip | 15-20 people capacity depending on weather conditions | 45 minutes to the resort | check low tide schedule to avoid long walk on the beach
Ask Tourism Office for assistance | P100/head one-way boat ride plus P50/head environmental fee | 45 minutes to Sabang (fishing village on the other side of the island opposite the resort) | Resort staff with ID will guide guests going to site (need to arrange with resort for pick-up)
If arriving at Sabang port on the island, here are ways to get to resort site:
Option 1 | Hike | free | 15-20 minutes | 1 km walk
Option 2 | Motorbike | around P50/head | 5-10 minutes
Option 3 | Carabao cart | P300 one-way (pre-booked) | 8 people (excluding heavy bags) | 10-15 minutes
Option 4 | Horseback riding | P100 one-way (pre-booked) | 1 person (excluding heavy bags) | 10-15 minutes
Option 5 | Small boat ride | P400 one-way | 5 people | 5-10 minutes | check if low-tide (not advisable as you may still have to walk if boat cannot dock close to beachfront)
CLEOFAS COTTAGES (formerly Villa Cleofas) is one of Cagbalete Island’s pioneer beach resorts. We literally put Cagbalete Island on the map! We’re also the proud home/ host of the Philippine Kiteboarding Tour in 2017 and 2018.
Contact To Book
- Mr. Tonet Reyeg +639178395852
- Mrs. Tess Reyeg +639178143475
- Mr. Ed Jacob +639192205000
Cagbalete Island, Mauban, Quezon Province, Philippines 4300