Lobo, Batangas is a 4th class municipality in the Province of Batangas and lies at the province’s southeastern coast. Lobo has a distance of approximately 148 kilometers from Manila and 36 kilometers from Batangas City.
The name “Lobo” came from (1) the Tagalog term for wolf, which is “lobo”, (2) the River Lobo, which is in Lobo itself, and (3) the name called to a group of early inhabitants as Lolobos.
For most people, when you speak of the town of Lobo it means the famous fruits, atis and sampaloc since it is the “Atis Capital of the Philippines” and “Home of the famous Tamarind Wine”. However, Lobo town is also a delightful place for all beach lovers.
The town of Lobo also boasts fine and enchanting beaches, though only a few have unearthed the beauty of its shorelines. Certain beaches are perfect for snorkeling, diving and underwater photography. One can view different sea creatures at clear and knee-deep waters. Flying fish hopping in harmony is a common spectacle. While at nighttime, luminous planktons light up the sea.
Although the roads leading to Lobo are narrow and bumpy, you will drive along the scenic view of the mountains. Some resorts in the area are quite undeveloped, but one should consider visiting Lobo as a perfect haven for beach lovers who wants a quiet break.
Here are some of the resorts in Lobo:
- Andrea Beach Resort
- Almalin Beach Resort
- Punta Malabrigo Beach Resort
- Submarine Garden Resort
Lily’s Beach ResortSubmarine Gargen II
- Gerthel Beach Resort
- Honey Beach Resort
- Butterfly Beach House