Mindanao, the island at the foot of the Philippine archipelago, is in many ways to make your adventure memorable. It is the cultural heart of the country. Mindanao has a jaw-dropping beaches, rugged mountains, killer surf and native cultures living much as they have for centuries. It is a place where indigenous tribes still farm their primordial homelands and Christians live together with Muslims who first settled in Mindanao in the fourteenth century.

  Mount Apo

The Mount Apo are reflected in the different trails, and in the past decade two major trails have emerged: the Kidapawan Trail in North Cotabato and the Kapatagan Trail in Davao.

Apo volcano also known as Mount Apo is the highest peak in the Philippines. Apo means grandfather. It is also called as the grandfather of mountains in the Philippines. It rises to 2938 m SW of the coastal city of Davao and has a flat-topped summit with three peaks. The SW peak volcano, also known as Davao volcano, is the highest and contains a-wide crater containing a small lake. The youngest crater is on the northern peak. When you reach the top of Mt. Apo, you will be pleased with a splendid view, especially at sunrise. Some trails also lead to hot springs where you can soak your tired limbs in a hot spring.

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  Hinatuan River

The Hinatuan Enchanted River, the flawless saltwater river streams into the Pacific Ocean and the a second class municipality in Surigao del sur .

The River is located in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines between the boundaries of Barangays Talisay and Cambatong, about 14 kilometers from the town proper of Hinatuan.

Hinatuan Enchanted River is around 80-feet deep, and just barely long enough to be considered a river, however the flow charms the visitors from around the world to see and to experience the beautiful crystal clear waters which locals have long thought to be miraculous. No one is sure exactly where the saltwater came from, although the usual theory involves an underground cave system which spits the river out, free of any dirt or silt which would usually cloud such a stream but whatever the explanation, the river is still a natural wonder unlike any other. 

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Dahilayan Forest Park

Dahilayan Forest Park is one of the best and one of the most extraordinary theme parks in the Philippines.It has a plethora of wondrous scenic views. To be found at Barangay Dahilayan, Manolo Fortich Bukidonon, this superb and fine tourist attraction offers a lot of fun activities and amenities for tourists of all ages.

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Tinago Falls

Tinago Falls is considered as one of the primary tourist attractions in Iligan, It is recognized as the City of Majestic Waterfalls. Tinago Falls was coined from a Tagalog word which means hidden or concealed since the falls requires an estimate of 500 downhill, winding steps before it can be reached. The falls is around 240-feet high. It is well-love for its attractive waters, falling marvelously into a deep, soothing puddle which represents that of a blue-hued lagoon that is perfect for swimming. Underneath the falls is a little cavern where tourists can come in and be drawn by the relaxing sound of the waters. In addition, it is believed that Tinago Falls is a sanctuary for those with worn-out spirits who long to be one with nature.

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Dako Island

Dako Island is dubbed as the Surfing Capital of the Philippines, it is located in Siargao, Surigao del Norte. It has been the host to frequent surfing contests inviting in both local and foreign surfers. Aside from its well-known waves, Siargao is as well a haven for white sandy beaches, several islets, rich marine life, caves and mangroves. Of the many islands found in Siargao, Dako is the largest unlike the Naked Island, Dako Island grows coconut trees and some cottages. Island hoppers can really enjoy its crystal clear blue waters and pure white sand.

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Lake Sebu

Lake Sebu is mainly used for aquaculture and it covers over 354 hectares in South Cotabato. It is home to the freshest tilapia this side of the Philippines, and frequently pulls in several visitors every year. Peaceful as it may, the lake itself and the nearby areas are host to many activities which is easily cater to travelers to also visit and make the place more memorable and exciting. Some of the exciting activities include the jaw-dropping and heart-pumping ziplne ride which is the longest in Asia, which takes you to three of its falls. For the calmer traveler, canoeing in the lake’s waters make you appreciate the peacefulness of your surroundings and makes for a perfect photo background.

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Lake Holon

Mt. Parker or Mt. Melibengoy is a stratovolcano located in T’boli, South Cotabato in Mindanao and the gem of the volcano is its caldera lake, the Lake Holon. It is pure that you can drink water from it while swimming. You must swim to the lake because it is a rare moment and a memorable experience. It is surrounded by mountaintops and a virgin forest and when you roam your eyes and listen to it, you will feel relaxed because of its beautiful silence that brings serenity. Lake Holon is also a picturesque lake and completely dissimilar from other lakes you might have visited in the past due to its strange silence but the kind you will appreciate because it’s not every day you get to experience something astonishing. It is in a private area where you can truly be friends with nature. 

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Asik-asik Falls

Asik-Asik falls is located in the rural place of Upper Dado, Alamada, North Cotabato. It is very magnificent and good-looking in every angle. The quantity of waterfalls flowing gently covered by green leaves will nearly take along you to the world of fantasy and fairies. The falls is already widespread with locals and vacationers. Its breathtaking view is worth visiting over again. When travelling in this falls, it is a must to be always time conscious because authorities still continue to advise not to travel here at night, especially tourists. It is also a must to leave the waterfalls and reach the central town of Upper Dado before the sunset comes.

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Grand Mosque of Cotabato City

the Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Masjid or famously known as the Grand Mosque was built in 2011 in time for Eidl Fitr. It is the most expensive mosque in the Philippines and the largest mosque. It is generously funded by the Sultan of Brunei from his personal money, as a gift to the developing Muslim population in the Southern Philippines. Its towers are almost 40 meters high, topped with a crescent moon, which is an internationally-recognized representation of Islam. Around thousands worshippers can be accommodated in the large building. The mosque does not discriminate, and it is open to all, provided that the visitors follow appropriate attire. Men wear abayas, and women cover their head with a hijab. Outside the mosque, a stall rents out these garments cost less than 100 pesos to guests who need a change of clothing. The best time to visit the mosque is at the break of dawn to watch the sunrise, or the late afternoon to see the sunset. Prayers boom through loudspeakers at definite hours, enveloping the entire place with the words of the faithful.

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Philippine Eagle Centre

The Philippine Eagle Center in Davao is home to the critically-endangered bird species Philippine Eagle, or known as the monkey-eating eagle (Scientific name: Pithecophaga jefferyi). The Philippine Eagle Center houses 36 Philippine Eagles with 18 of them being captive-bred. Aside from eagles, there are also 10 more bird species, 4 mammal species, and 2 species of reptiles. The place is like a tropical rainforest which makes you feel like you are in one with nature. It is also a conservation breeding facility of the Philippine Eagle Foundation, making it a popular tourist spot in Davao.

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Life is full of chances and duties. You never know how much you can travel or when you will have the time, opportunity and money again. Enjoy your days on the road and take the rough ones and you will make the most out of it. Be adventurous and have a safe trip ahead.

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