Situated on the idyllic San Juanico Strait is the island of Sinapdan. Embark on a 15-minute water ride via a Pump-boat (outrigger) from the city of tacloban to the island of Sinapdan. Enjoy the clear waters and a great view of Tacloban city and san juanico bridge. from time to time, get a chance to take a glimpse of the nearly extinct pawikans and pagi (sting rays) whose habitat is the surrounding waters of Sinapdan.
The island of sinapdan is considered to be the breeding ground for the pawikans based on local news stories. It is an ideal place to unwind from the hustle and bustle of city life -- and stresses that go with it. Partake of the cool breeze coming from the surrounding mountains namely Mt. Danglay (equally famous for its flat plateau and site of the first TV relay station in Tacloban).
Want to know how some farm produce are sold in Tacloban City from nearby Samar Island? Watch trading boats full of pineapples, coconut shingles, copra and many more. Most of them pass near the island, and on some occasions smile at you - proof of the undying waray-waray hospitality.Want to eat the freshest seafoods? give us at least 1 day notice & we will prepare it at a reasonable price. Lapu-lapu, tingag, moblad, bangus, kirawan, atbp.. fried, grilled, stewed or simply kinilaw or SuTuKil)..