JVR Island in the Sky Resort : How to Get There

JVR ISLAND IN THE SKY BALAMBAN CEBU

The name of the Resort is practically based on its location. The resort is sitting atop the mountainous portion of Balamban, Cebu. 

HOW TO GET THERE

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

  1. Entry Point is Ayala Center Mall Terminal.
  2. Take a V-hire from the Ayala Center Terminal going to Balamban via Transcentral highway route. Fare is 120 PHP (SGD 3 ,$2.4, € 2) per person (one-way).
  3. Be sure to tell the driver to drop you off at JVR Island in the Sky (just a few meters ahead of Adventure Cafe).

PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION

  1. Search for ‘JVR Island in the Sky’ in Gaas Balamban, Transcentral Highway via Waze or Google Maps(It is a bit expensive)

Exact location: Brgy. Gaas, Balamban, Cebu – across Adventure Cafe (30-45 min drive from JY square or Marco Polo via the scenic Transcentral highway)

Below is the Map showing the route from Ayala Center Mall Terminal to JVR Island in The Sky.

 

JVR Island in The Sky

HANGING BRIDGE

Who can missed this colorful hanging bridge?

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CABLE CAR

The cable car can accommodate 6 person in a ride. It is slow moving and can take up to 20 minutes in reaching the destination.
JVR ISLAND IN THE SKY BALAMBAN CEBU

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MONKEY NAMED MOY-MOY

A monkey within a cage can be seen in going to the cable car. Watch out for it!
JVR ISLAND IN THE SKY BALAMBAN CEBU

SWIMMING POOL

There’s a swimming pool in the resort but is only open on Sundays with a fee of 50 PHP (SGD 1.25 ,$1, € 0.83)per head.

THE ROOMS

If you wish to stay overnight, the resort has a couple of rooms available.

• COUPLE ROOMS
– Good for 2 pax
– P1,500 (SGD 37.5 ,$30, € 25) per night (Black Cottage, Snow White Cottage)

• FAMILY ROOMS
– Good for 4 pax
– P2,500 (SGD 62.5 ,$50, € 42) per night (Ivory)

• BARKDA ROOM 1
– Good for 5 pax
– P4,500 per night (SGD 112.5 ,$90, € 75) (Nala & Simba)

• BARKDA ROOM 2
– Good for 8 pax
– P3,500 (SGD 87.5 ,$70, € 59) per night

EXPENSES AND OTHER INFO’S

  1. Entrance:
    55 PHP (SGD 1.4 ,$1.1, €1)(Adult)
    30 PHP (SGD 0.75 ,$0.6, € 0.5) (Children)
  2. Open Cottages: 350 PHP (SGD 8.75 ,$7, € 5.8) per day
  3. Cable Car – 150 PHP (SGD 3.75 ,$ 3, € 2.5) per head

OTHER INFORMATION:

• Contact details: (032) 272-3409 / 0916-138-5764 / jvr_island@ymail.com / Facebook Page

WHAT’S NEARBY?

  1. Sirao Garden
  2. Temple Of Leah
  3. Tops Lookout
  4. Crate Cafe : Cafe at the Mountainside
  5. West 35 Eco Mountain Resort
  6. Buwakan ni Alejandra
  7. Balwarte ni Alfredo
  8. Adventure Cafe and Zipine
  9. Basilica del Sto.Niño
  10. Magellans Cross

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