Trip to Sta. Ana offers a complete tourism experience as it offers various potentials for business and recreation. Doing business with neighboring Asian countries is evident in the presence of infrastructures and support facilities from the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority and Free Port through the famous Port Irene and Cagayan North International Airport. The first day also offers an exciting nature trip as it introduces the only firefly-watching experience offered in Region 2 at Barangay Casagan. Meet the community that ensures the preservation of the area through good agricultural practices and serving local delicacies.
Wake up with the sun to go island hopping with local boatmen. Find out why Sta. Ana has an island called Crocodile Island. Visitors will experience one of the world’s Top Ten Best Raw Beaches in Palaui Island as declared by CNN. Experience pristine environs and sites while communing with nature or engaging in adventure activities. Trek, swim, snorkel, or be regaled by the stories of local guides of the Survivor Series USA or Mike Horn’s brief movie shoot of the area. After swimming at the beach of Palaui Island, take the boat back to the mainland and a short trip overland to enjoy the pristine Buwacag Waterfalls and get to meet the community guides. The falls is a short introduction to the nature tourism products of Region 2.
Enjoy a game fishing sport that only the elite visitors to Sta. Ana can afford it as the town is known as the Game Fishing mecca for Pacific Sail Fish. The fisherfolks of Barangay Diora Zinungan offer a Belt Fishing experience using fishing gears they invented. Belt Fish fishing in Sta. Ana bay is guaranteed to bring a fun and fabulous experience. Enjoy your catch as the fishing community can also offer to prepare it for your lunch.