Unveiling Kalibo: Aklan’s Best Tourist Spots and Activities

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By John Wick

When the place of Kalibo is mentioned the first thing that comes to mind is the stunning island of Boracay. While there is nothing wrong with that (because who wouldn’t be captivated by the breathtaking nature that Boracay has to offer), you should not forget that Kalibo also includes other places and events that will make you want to stay. 

If you are familiar with Papierus Kalibo that’s already one but to further add to your knowledge here are the must-visit tourist spots and activities that you can add to your itinerary:

Best Tourist Spots in Kalibo


Experience powdery white sand beaches and a stunning sunrise and sunset to start and end your day in the best way possible 

Take a moment and appreciate the gift of nature with exciting water sports activities and mouth watering delicacies while staying in outstanding hotels in Kalibo Aklan Philippines

The Bakhawan Eco Park

Another tourist destination that nature lovers will surely love is — Bakhawan Eco Park. If you want to have a little memory lane with the province’s natural history, you can take a walk at the 220-hectare mangrove forest and go bird-watching if you like. 

Kalibo Cathedral

After being mesmerized by the natural beauty of the province, you can then take a moment to visit one of the oldest churches in the Philippines — Kalibo Cathedral. Don’t worry because you don’t have to spend too much to witness the vibrant culture and history of the place. You can opt for thecheapest hotel in Kalibo that is suited to your budget. 

Must-Experience Tourist Events in Kalibo

Ati-Atihan Festival

Considered one of the oldest and culturally significant festivals in the Philippines is the Ati-Atihan. Many tourists have already been captivated by the colorful street dances and music performed by the indigenous Ati people every January. 

Kalibo, Aklan food Festival

Perhaps, the delicacies of the province of Kalibo make you crave? If so, then you might want to be part of their food festival which is celebrated from June 18 to 23. All of the local and even foreign dishes will be served along with musical bands to make the events much more lively. 

Iwag It Kalibonhon

If you ever visit Kalibo during the Christmas season, then you might as well watch and experience the ceremonial tree-lighting on the 15th of December to formally ignite the Christmas spirit of the Municipality. 

There are various Kalibo lodging house that you can stay at as you enjoy and feel a real start to the Christmas season. 


Make the most of your stay at Kalibo by going to these must-visit tourist spots and activities above. Discover more about the beauty of the place that will make your stay unforgettable. The municipality of Kalibo offers a unique blend of history, culture, and astonishing nature, making it a place not to be missed. 

To fully ensure that you can experience all of these and beyond, a comfortable place to stay is the key. But since you are already staying in Kalibo, you don’t need to look further. 

Book now at Papierus Pensionne and stay in the most cozy yet affordable accommodation that Kalibo has to offer!