Antique: Mararison Travel Guide 2018

Mararison Malalison Guide 2018

(Antique, Western Visayas Philippines) is my next Jewel Island Paradise because of Mararison or Malalison located at Culasi, Antique in Western Visayas read until the end of this Mararison Travel Guide 2018 to know why. 


From Boracay, Caticlan: At the Caticlan (workers docking area take a bus going to San Jose, Antique route can take you directly to Culasi Antique pull over at (Ceres Terminal) look for tricycle and politely ask to stop at Tourism Center.

Philippine Airlines launched new flights from CLARK to SAN JOSE ANTIQUE, PAL fly twice a week and is operated with brand-new 86-seater Bombardier Next Generation Q400 aircraft.

At the Tourism Center please log your name and pay PHP 30.00 for environmental fee.
PHP 150.00 boat fee (joined with others, if you want private boat they will ask for PHP 750.00 round trip.

PRO TIPAsk your boatman mobile no. and name and save it to your phone and contact him on your departure. (Recommended boatman Alex (+639216005468). It is better to be advance then sorry ok? by the way, all boats are now 100% compliance by MARINA, you don't need to worry about your boat its all safe, secure and they're undergone emergency response both boat captains and crew.


There's a lot home stay to choose from and its all budget friendly from PHP 300.00 p/head (cottages) to PHP 1,800.00 p/night with a/c rooms. Because I'm a budget traveler I decided to have my cottage in front beach (Casa Prante) look for Nanay Diding (+639093174230)

Mararison Island, Culasi Antique

Mararison Island is using a generator set and solar. Don't ask for to much fancy staycation this is an Island remember. manage your expectations. Total block out will start at 5 PM to 10:00 in the evening and if you'd like to have your own power ask for generator to be on from 10:00 pm until 6 am (extra charge may apply PHP 300.00)

THINGS TO DO IN MARARISON ISLAND (Ask for your tourist guide)
  • TREKKING (see the small Batanes of Western Visayas)
  • HELMET DIVING (see thousands of tuna run)

If you want to experience Mararison or Malalison Island you can contact me and ask for assistance. I'll be happy to arrange all your needs and I'm the one who will guide you of course yours truly is certified "Regional Tour Guide" by The Department of Tourism Region VI.

TRIVIA: POPULATION in Mararison Island is 780 and total households 170 and only (1) one Baranggay. Sandbar is half kilometer wide - and you can enjoy walking at the prestigious sandbar of Antique in the month of December onward.

MT. MADIA-AS is  2,117 metres (6,946 ft) above sea level, it is covered by misty forest. 

Watch my Mararison on Youtube.

Malalison Travel Guide 2018