Anini-y, Antique

Anini-y is a municipality in Antique province.

Attractions

  • Nogas Island – a 26-hectare naval reservation with a lighthouse and white beach
  • Sira-an Hot Spring – with a basin that can hold two people at a time
  • Hurao-Hurao Island – accessible by wading at low tide
  • Cresta de Gallo – three peaks of solid rock resembling a cock’s comb
  • Mount Aliw-liw
  • Mount Paluli-an
  • Church of Miag-ao – also known as the Church of Santo Tomas de Villanueva; recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Barangay Igtumaron and its rice terraces
  • San Juan Nepomuceno Church – more than 300 years old; was built during the 1630s

Festivals

  • Urukay Festival – 18 to 19 November; inspired by a native custom of preparing a wedding celebration despite poverty

How To Get There

  • Take a regular flight to Iloilo City from Manila, Clark, Davao, Cebu, or Cagayan de Oro. Then, from Iloilo City’s Molo Terminal, ride a bus or van bound for Anini-y.

  • * For more information about Anini-y, check its PhilAtlas profile.
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