Altar Cave at Parola Lighthouse and Beach is located at Cape San Agustin, Mati, Davao Oriental. The altar, naturally made up of stones, is approximate 60 feet high above the shoreline. Its mid-section has an estimated floor area of 18 sq. m.
Facing the Pacific Ocean, an eight hundred meter length of fine white sand along the beach spread at the right and left side of the altar, res ...
pectively. During higher tide, the sea would reach the root of the altar, perhaps, strong waves and seasonal winds from the ocean has a great influence of the altar's shape several years ago.
Altar Cave at Parola Lighthouse and Beach News
Here are some of the wonders of Governor Generoso that are waiting to be discovered.
Lighthouses that have withstood the test of time, beautiful white sand beaches, the historical site where Saint Francis Xavier held his first mass??" these are some of the breathtaking wonders of Governor Generoso in Davao Oriental that are waiting to be unraveled.
1. Montserrat Coastal Highway
As you go along the highway of Montserrat, you will pass by fishing boats docked in the gentle coves of the island. Fish is abundant in the area and are sold fresh at a very low price.
2. Cape San Agustin Li ...
It's not an easy trip, but you won't regret visiting stunning Cape San Agustin. Here's a warning: The road leading to the southeasternmost point of the Philippines is no joke. Before getting there, you have to pass through rough and pot-holed roads. In between, you find yourself fighting time-induced boredom.
But once you set foot on Cape San Agustin, you will realize that all that is only a small price to pay. What you get in return is a 360-degree visual treat, complete with a visual palette of blue and green.
Cape San Agustin is lodged in Lavigan, the farthest barangay of Governor Gen ...
Governor Generoso is part of Davao Oriental and consists of the peninsula that juts into the Davao Bay. Many who travel this region do so by taking a trip that includes a tour of the entire area ??" as once you enter the peninsula, your return trip back is by the same main roadway
A vacation to Governor Generoso is not for everyone as there is little to see and do other than a few resorts and visiting the island of Sigaboy the entire peninsula is a great spot to escape from the norm of the hustle and bustle world.
A trip to Governor Generoso takes about 3 hours from Davao City. Those tha ...
Last May 5, 2013 we explored the key tourist destinations of the coastal town of Governor Generoso. We hop in to Sigaboy Island and tried their seafood delicacies at Tibanban. At 1pm we left Tibanban for 2 hours of rough road travel and about 30 minutes of muddy traipse to reach the tip of Governor Generoso.
The long travel and the challenges tagging along our way to Cape San Agustin makes me wonder about what's waiting for us there. Is it worth the experience My thoughts earlier on the road has been answered by the view I've seen, the Majestic beauty of Cape San Agustin.
Cape San Agusti ...
Cape San Agustin is the most southeasterly point in the Philippines situated in the island of Mindanao, between the capital City of Mati and the coastal town of Governor Generoso in Davao Oriental, facing the vast raging waters of Celebes Sea on the south and the calm waters of Davao Gulf on the west.
Known of old as "Provincia de Caraga, 1609," which stretches from the Cape of Surigao in the north-end, and down to the Cape of San Agustin, it was considered a most important strategic navigational demarcation during the Spanish colonial era.
The area was also of strategic importance for ...
"Take me to Cape San Agustin". I remembered saying this on the first night that I got to Governor Generoso. Among the things I knew about this quaint town long before this travel, Cape San Agustin was the one that was stuck well on my head. Even before I started traveling, I already knew that it landed on Davao Oriental's list of must-visit tourist destinations. So even back then, I've already dreamt of setting foot there thus this quest of seeing it up close and personal has been made.
Cape San Agustin is the southernmost part of the Governor Generoso where the furthest point juts into the ...