Matukad Island is one of the small islands found in Caramoan Camarines Sur. This island is pristine or unspoiled by commercialism, I call this my haven or paradise ive been to many beaches even in Boracay all I can say is that Caramoan is way much better. Matukad Island has powder like fine white sands, school of fishes swimming are abundant in the area. Matukad Island also have a hidden lake inside the rock formations in the island.
How to Get there
From Manila take Buses bound to Naga City, Cubao central bus terminal caters buses bound to Bicol Daily, note that trips going to Bicol region starts at 6pm-11pm daily. From Manila to Naga trip will take 8 hours.
Once you are in Naga City Central Bus Terminal walk outside you will see the Jeepney and Van Terminal Bound to different Municipalities. Look for vans or jeeps bound to Sabang Pier take note all vans and Jeepney’s have limited trips in the morning only fare is 60-70 pesos. From Sabang Pier you will need to board the motorized banca bound to Guijalo Pier fare is 120 per head as of March 10, 2008 , once you are in Guijalo Pier board a tricycle to take you in Centro ( Central Town of Caramoan) find a place to stay.
The next day charter a tricycle to take you to port of Bikal hire a boat which will take you the surrounding islands of Caramoan, Boat rental is 1,500 whole day good for 4-5 heads.
Going to the islands are free there are no resorts or any restaurant so make sure to bring your packed lunch and snacks during the tour.
Just a reminder to all tourists please keep those islands as clean as possible always keep your trash do not leave them in the islands.