Katibawasan Falls is located on Camiguin Island 5 km southeast of Mambajao, the Katibawasan Falls cascades 76m down to a pool surrounded by orchids and ferns. An invigorating dip on the pool is popular especially on warmer days and several hiking trails are within the park. This is also the favorite jump-off point for trekkers and mountaineers in search of adventure on the slopes of Mt. Timpoong.< ...
Camiguin is an island province of the Philippines located in the Bohol Sea, about 10 kilometres off the northern coast of Mindanao. It is politically part of the Northern Mindanao Region of the country and formerly a part of Misamis Oriental province. Wiki
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Whitewater rafting in Cagayan de Oro has always been one of my target activities in our country. So when Cebu Pacific announced a two-day Piso fare, I immediately checked their website and scored their lowest round-trip tickets to the city!
Camiguin is a beautiful, volcanic island of towering mountain peaks and lush green vegetation that is dotted with spectacular waterfalls. I was visiting from Northern Mindanao, just across the water to the south, to discover all that this island had to offer, and from sunken cemeteries to giant clam sanctuaries, this tiny piece of rock was proving to be a rather exceptional destination so far.
Location: Mambajao, Camiguin
How to get there:
Check Exploring Mindanao Travel and Tour for hassle free and organized tour
Ride a bus from Ecoland Terminal Bus to Balingoan Port in Cagayan de Oro.
Ride a barge first trip is 4:30am
Barge fare: P222
From Benoni Port in Camiguin you have a variety of transportation choices.
(It's a wise choice to haggle first before acquiring someones services.)
Motorcycle: P400-500 a day
Motorela (tricycle): P800-1000 a day
Multicab: P1500-1700 a day
Where to stay: Pabuas House and Resort Php2400/night good for 10pax.
If you are ridi ...
I love Camiguin! It's one of the best islands I have visited in the Philippines. If time permits, I will surely visit Camiguin again. Oh dba it rhymes with "come again". Be sure to come again at Camiguin. LOL!
Anyway, here's our DIY Itinerary Camiguin Island:
Day 1- Mahinog Area
Ostrich Breeding Farm
Giant Clams viewing
Day 2- Mambajao/Catarman Area
Sto. Nino Cold Spring
Bura Soda Water Spring
Old Spanish Church Ruins
The Walkway to the Old Volcano
Day 3- Mambajao Area
To say Camiguin is a beautiful island would be an understatement. True, most tourists and locals love the beautiful beaches the rich marine life, refreshing waterfalls, hot and cold springs and all of Camiguins tourist spots. However, theres more to Camiguin than meets the eye.
This years holidays have already been announced, so its time to start planning for your vacations. We spoke to travel experts (and gave our own inputs, as well) on local destinations we simply must visit this year.
5. Camiguin in Northern Mindanao- Just under 30,000 hectares, the pear-shaped island province has seven volcanoes dominated by the still-active Mount Hibok-Hibok; no wonder its been called the "Island Born of Fire." Other popular attractions include White Island, actually a sandbar that disappears during high tide; the breathtaking Katibawasan Falls, which drops fro ...