Adventures and Sports
Ride the Waves in Bagasbas
Renzelle Ann Palma | Apr 30, 2013
The stretch of Bagasbas beach in Daet, Camarines Norte offers the gnarly waves that surfers dream of. For pro surfers and beginners, Bagasbas is an ideal spot for its consistent waves the whole year round.
Some of the locals who became experts on riding the waves gives lessons for beginners for 400php ($9) each. This includes beginner tutorial, assistance and surf board rent. Surf board rental is only 200php ($5) per hour.
There are a number of inns and hotels near the beach for accommodation fit for a backpacker’s budget to a bakasyonista’s. Below is a list.
From the modest: Surfer’s Dine Inn Bagasbas Tourist Inn
To the stylish: Bagasbas Lighthouse Hotel
Provincial Tourism Office,Daet, call (054)721-3087 for further info about Hotel rates and availability. or email thru: [email protected]
To get there:
By bus: From Manila, take the bus to Daet.
Philtranco and Superlines run buses to Daet.
8 hours, 560pesos ($13) (aircon bus)
From Daet terminal, take a jeepney ride or tricycle to Bagasbas beach
By plane: From Manila, there are regular flights to Naga
From Naga, take the 90 minute bus or van ride to Daet, Camarines Norte From Daet terminal, take a jeepney ride or tricycle to Bagasbas beach