Siargao island

World class waves and winds, paradise of world surfers
and unforgettable relaxation experience

About Siargao

Siargao is a tear-drop shaped island in the Philippine Sea, situated 800 kilometers southeast of Manila,
with the cluster of small islands to the east and south.
The western shore of Siargao is the edge of Philippines
trench, leaving it open and unprotected from
the Pacific Ocean. And it became the key element
supporting perfect waves for Siargao.
After cloud 9 was unintentionally founded by
international surfers in 1980, it continuously gaining
popularity amongst world surfers. Today, it is named as
the surfing capital of Philippines. Also, Siargao is the
annual host of Siargao international surfing competition,
which is one of the world-famous surfing competitions.
Not only the world class wind & wave, Siargao also
provides attractive peaceful beach, picturesque island,
crystal blue water. Consequently, It was recognized as best island in the world in 2019 by Conde Nast Traveler.
In 2021, it is awarded as the best island in Asia from
reader choice award by Conde Nast Traveler.

Siargao is a tear-drop shaped island in the Philippine Sea, situated 800 kilometers southeast of Manila, with the cluster of small islands to the east and south. The western shore of Siargao is the edge of Philippines trench, leaving it open and unprotected from the Pacific Ocean. And it became the key element supporting perfect waves for Siargao. After cloud9 was unintentionally founded by international surfers in 1980, it continuously gaining popularity amongst world surfers. Today, it is named as the surfing capital of Philippines. Also, Siargao is the annual host of Siargao international surfing competition, which is one of the world-famous surfing competitions. Not only the world class wind & wave, Siargao also provides attractive peaceful beach, picturesque island, crystal blue water. Consequently, It was recognized as best island in the world in 2019 by Conde Nast Traveler. In 2021, it is awarded as the best island in Asia from reader choice award by Conde Nast Traveler.

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Experience & Fun in Siargao island

Cloud 9

Cloud 9

Cloud 9 is located in General Luna, the southeast corner of Siargao
Island in the Philippines. Cloud 9 is home to the ‘Cloud 9 Surfing Cup’,
a world surfing league surf event that occurs every year. Recently,
Cloud 9 was dubbed as the Top 8 among the World’s Best Surfing Spots by CNN Go, a travel site of CNN International. Cloud 9 is best suitable for both beginner and pro-advance surfers to enjoy the perfect winds and waves. It is undoubtedly that Cloud 9 is ocean paradise for world surfers.

Cloud 9 is located in General Luna, the southeast corner of Siargao Island in the Philippines. Cloud 9 is home to the ‘Cloud 9 Surfing Cup’, a world surfing league surf event that occurs every year. Recently, Cloud 9 was dubbed as the Top 8 among the World’s Best Surfing Spots by CNN Go, a travel site of CNN International. Cloud 9 is best suitable for both beginner and pro-advance surfers to enjoy the perfect winds and waves. It is undoubtedly that Cloud 9 is ocean paradise for world surfers.

Sugba Lagoon

Sugba Lagoon

This fascinating hidden-gem lagoon is located at the north west of Siargao island. Sugba Lagoon recently becomes one of the famous attraction due to its flashy blue water pool surrounded by marvelous mangrove forest and mountains. It is most peaceful place in Siargao which perfectly match the secluded relaxation for travelers. Moreover, there are interesting activities like swimming, jumping from iconic wood diving board, kayaking in mangrove forest and stand up paddleboarding.

Magpupungko Rock Pools

Magpupungko Rock Pools

Exploring Magpupungko Rock Pools could be one of your favorite things to do whilst travelling in Siargao island. The rock pools at Magpupungko will be revealed at low tide and are a beautiful and exciting place for swimming or cliff jumping. Nowadays, it is popular adventurous place where people have to challenge the climbing, then make a bravely jump off the rock into the deep turquoise water pool.

Exploring Magpupungko Rock Pools could be one of your favorite things to do whilst travelling in Siargao island. The rock pools at Magpupungko will be revealed at low tide and are a beautiful and exciting place for swimming or cliff jumping. Nowadays, it is popular adventurous place where people have to challenge the climbing, then make a bravely jump off the rock into the deep turquoise water pool.

Naked island, Guyam island and Daku island

Naked island, Guyam island and Daku island

Island hopping is the best choice for those who dream of true tranquility. Naked island, 200 meters long striped island, will guarantee the best sun tan for travelers. Guyam, small picturesque island with abundance of coconut, will give travelers nice day of reading, lazing and napping. Daku island, soft white sand beach with emerald-like water, will surely give perfect swimming and snorkeling.

Sayongsong

This famous Siargao delicacy is a traditional Filipino streamed “kakanin” wrapped in banana leaves. It’s made up of glutinous rice, brown sugar, calamansi juice, roasted peanut, and coconut milk. Sayongsong is favorite dessert or snack in this region. And it can be easily found in public markets, food stalls, and “pasalubong” shops.

Kinilaw

Kinilaw is a common dish for many provinces. What sets apart
Siargao’s kinilaw among others is its exotic flavor. This local delicacy
is made of raw fish and it does not involve any form of cooking.
To prepare this native cuisine, the people of Siargao debone and
wash the raw fishes and combine it with a number of condiments.
The perfect mix of ginger, vinegar, onions, chili peppers, and salt
makes this delicacy a uniqueness of taste.

Kinilaw is a common dish for many provinces. What sets apart Siargao’s kinilaw among others is its exotic flavor. This local delicacy is made of raw fish and it does not involve any form of cooking. To prepare this native cuisine, the people of Siargao debone and wash the raw fishes and combine it with a number of condiments. The perfect mix of ginger, vinegar, onions, chili peppers, and salt makes this delicacy a uniqueness of taste.

By air

Sayak airport is the main airport of Siargao island and it is connected to domestic destinations only. Consequently, international travelers need to go Manila firstly, then connect the domestic flight to visit Siargao.
At present, there are 4 main airlines, namely, Philippines airline, Cebu Pacific, Air Asia and Skyjet that operate daily flight from Manila, Cebu, Davao. Normally, flight from Manila to Siargao takes around 1.5 hours to 2.5 hours depends on the departed city. In conclusion, Airline is the fastest way for travelers to reach Siargao island.

Sayak airport is the main airport of Siargao island and it is connected to domestic destinations only. Consequently, international travelers need to go Manila firstly, then connect the domestic flight to visit Siargao. At present, there are 4 main airlines, namely, Philippines airline, Cebu Pacific, Air Asia and Skyjet that operate daily flight from Manila, Cebu, Davao. Normally, flight from Manila to Siargao takes around 1.5 hours to 2.5 hours depends on the departed city. In conclusion, Airline is the fastest way for travelers to reach Siargao island.

By ferry

It is not economical way to use Ferry because it will consume approximately 34 hours from Manila to Siargao. However, the nearest port to Siargao island is Surigao city port which will take around 2.5 hours by ferry to reach Siargao. Many ferry, namely Evaristo & sons sea transport and JP shipping line, operate in this daily route.

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