Siargao, when you see from drone or Airplane, it seems like a teardrop island in the Philippines. Siargao Philippines is quickly becoming one among the top tourist places to visit in Asia. Therefore, it will remind you of Bali earlier than the tourism Boom. Siargao is known for Surfers Paradise. The most important question comes in your mind How to go to Siargao? What to visit in Siargao? Where to stay in Siargao? Therefore, Holiday Makerz has solved the problem. We have Handpicked 11 Stunning Places To Visit In Siargao Tips That Work Like a Charm.
Best Time to visit Siargao: March to September
Siargao Currency: 1 Philippines Peso = 1.49 Indian Rupees (Currently)
How to get to Siargao:
Air: Siargao has an airport (Sayak Airport) that serves only two airlines direct, The first one is Cebu Pacific and the second one is Skyjet fly there direct from Manila, however. You can take a flight from Delhi to Manila or your origin.
Boat: Traveler can take a boat from Manila to Siargao. Therefore, the journey takes 1.5 days to reach. You have to take 5 steps to reach:
- Take the Ferry from Manila to Cebu. 2GO TRAVEL.
- Afterward, take the Ferry from Cebu to Surigao COKALIONG LINES.
- Take the tricycle to other ports of Surigao MAP ROUTE.
- Ferry from Surigao to Siargao.
- Afterward, take a Van/ Tricycle from Dapa (the port in Siargao) to General Luna will take 30 min.
11 Most Famous Tourist Places To Visit In Siargao, Philippines
Planning a trip requires fastidious planning if one wants to decide where to go in Siargao. We have handpicked our favorite here:
Siargao Land Tour Itinerary
Firstly check out the Land Gems of the Philippines which will blow your mind. Choose one Pick:
11. Massin Bridge
Considering the Hidden Gem of Siargao. If you’re traveling to Siargao Massin Bridge is the best place to go to. Therefore, you’ll see a bent coconut attached to the side of the river. A rope attached to the tree where you swing back and forth, afterward plunge into the river. The river is 6 feet deep in which you jump and enjoy. However, Massin Bridge is 30 min drive from General Luna.
Entrance Fee: P20 (Rs 30) per person
How to go to Massin River: The 25 min drive on the circumferential road from general luna in the small town Massin.
10. Pacifico Beach
Beach is located northeast side of Siargao. This is another beautiful Surfing Paradise where beginners can come in Siargao. And most of all this is a beautiful beach there is nobody else on. White sand, blue water, and a beautiful picnic you can have. You can go to the market, buy some stuff and enjoy your private beach picnic.
How to get to Pacifico Beach: If you are traveling to Magpupungko Rock Pools take the main road out of General Luna and 15 min drive on Siargao Circumferential Road east side of Island. Afterward, you will reach the beach.
9. Magpupungko Rock Pools
The most visited tourist place in Siargao, the Philippines is Magpupungko Rock Pool. The pool offers you to have a quick jump on the crystal clear water which will amuse you. This pool is available for certain times when the low tide hits the rock and you will get water in the pool. You have to drive 45 min from General Luna. However, Magpupungko Rock Pool considers as best island hopping tour Siargao.
How to get to Magpupungko Rock Pools: 45 min drive from General Luna towards Magpupungko Rock Pools.
Tip: When you do a cliff jump aware from the narrow sharp mountain rock. Wear Protective Footwear or Water Shoe.
Entrance Fee: P50 (Rs 75) per person
8. Cloud 9
Traveler considers Cloud 9 pier as one of the best things to do in Siargao and the best sunsets spots in Siargao. Every dream travelers want to wake up in Sunrise and chill out under the pier. Hence, this place is recognized as Surfing Paradise for Surfers. Try to capture a panorama pic for Instagram.
Entrance Fee: P50 (Rs 75) per person
Surfing Cost: P500 (Rs 750) with instructor
7. Taktak Waterfall
Waterfall located north part of the Island. Face the fear and Jump from the Cliff and Tree. Therefore, discover the hidden beauty which is attracting many travelers from the year. The best thing about this place that some people reach this place and the only waterfall in Siargao. So don’t miss this place!
How to get to Taktak Waterfall: Rent a moped or a vehicle from tourist region of General Luna and 1.5 hr drive towards waterfall through scenic beauty.
Entrance Fee: P20 (Rs 30) per person
6. Algeria Beach
Algeria Beach beauty doesn’t describe in words, it lies in the Breath of Wind. The palm tree attached to the land gives a further contrast of exquisite beauty. Located 61 km away from General Luna. Therefore, beach beauty attracts so many travelers to visit these places in Siargao.
How to get to Algeria Beach: Drive from General Luna towards Algeria Beach take 1.5 hr.
5. Sugba Lagoon
The most famous lagoon found in Siargao Island. Despite Sugba Lagoon’s best tourist spots in Siargao, Philippines. Calm water will hold you here for a long time to enjoy the serenity of beauty. A floating hut here has a rental boat and diving board.
How to Reach Sugba Lagoon: You can visit Del Carmen Tourism Office for ticket booking of Boat.
Boat Cost: P1600 (Rs 2400) for the whole Boat.
4.Tayangban Cave Pool
Check out the most places in Siargao. You will get the best caving adventures in Asia. Afterward, walk 15 min through Dark Tayangban Cave to reach the end of the tunnel. Bats fly around until you finally come in the light of the open cave pool where you can do cliff jump. The first one is 2 mt high and the second one if 5 mt high. Therefore, plunge from the mountain and touch the water bed.
How to get to Tayangban Cave Pool: 30 mn drive in the same direction of Magpunpungko Rock Pool.
Entrance Fee: P100 (Rs 150) with guide
Three Island Tour in Siargao
Siargao Three Island hopping tour covers Naked Island, Guyam Island, and Daku Island. Therefore, Each island has own charm in an effort to mesmerize every traveler who visits it!
How to visit Three Island Tour in Siargao:
By Private Boat: You can take a boat from the wharf for P1400- P1900 for the entire boat. If you are going to a group you can take a boat, so the money may be break up between members. However, this price doesn’t include any Entrance Fee, Docking Fee, and Lunch.
By Group Tour: If you’re traveling solo so you don’t have to worry about Lunch or finding a boat. Make friends and join with them so in that price all things will be included more lavish Lunch, Entrance Fee, and boat fee.
3. Naked Island
Naked Island is famous for No Shade or Trees nothing at all. If you go for tanning then this island for you. You see powder-like white sand, crystal clear blue water. Therefore, You can tan all day here under the scorching heat of the sun and it considers one of the best places to visit in Siargao.
Tip: Always use sunscreen before sitting under the sun.
2. Daku Island
Another stop is Daku Island. Daku Island is one of the big islands among the three. It is known for the fishing village with a cottage beside the coast. There are a huge number of best and affordable resorts in Daku Island, Siargao. While you will see a tall palm tree, crystal sand, and lavish seafood.
Entrance Fee: P100 (Rs 150) per person
Accommodation Cost: P250 (Rs 372) per person
1. Guyam Island
Guyam Island is a popular stop for tourists doing islands hopping. However, it considers as one of the safe and nice places to visit in the Philippines. There are two sides of the Island first one is Rocky with a strong drift and the other one is pristine sandy side. Therefore, the people will greet you with a smiling face with a bouquet of flowers in hand. You can enjoy the activities on Guyam Island. There are so many resorts in Guyam Island where you can halt and enjoy the beauty.
Entrance Fee: P30 (Rs 50) per person
Accommodation Cost: P300 (Rs 500)