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  • Palaka Dive - The Blue Cathedral

    In Siargao, there is the majestic wonder called the Blue Cathedral, an underwater rock formation with a vertical hole. Blue Cathedral's top is a 20-meter diameter hole at a depth of 20 meters. Then as you descend into it there's a sliding slope that leads to its two caverns-the North and East caverns.

    On the north cavern you will see a jagged rock that has split off from the top ceiling (Sword of Gabriel), going into this hole will lead you to 10 meter high and 30-meter long cavern (at average depth of 30 meters) that will spill you North into the Pacific waters. On the east cavern is the o ...

  • Scuba Diving Siargao

    Scuba Diving Siargao

    On our continuous chase of off-the-beaten dive sites in the country, Ate Claudia and I reached the surfing haven in the northeastern Mindanao ??" Siargao Island.

    Situated off the coast of Surigao City and fronting the roaring Pacific Ocean, Siargao is famous for its waves. It is hailed as one of the best surfing spots today not only in Mindanao nor the entire Philippines, but also in the world.

    While it is a fact that surfing placed the island on the tourism map, there 's more in Siargao than just Cloud 9! The island is surrounded by blue waters and reefs that are teeming with vivid mari ...

  • Siargao Blue Cathedral

    Siargao Blue Cathedral

    Being unfamiliar with scuba diving does not really prevent you from admiring all that Caraga has to offer under the water if one looks at all its endless coastlines, countless islands, islets and shoals.

    Surfing in Siargao became such a phenomenon that there is one more product that perhaps we did not seriously take a look at because we were all focused on what was on the surface-surfing and island-hopping.

    In Siargao, there is the majestic wonder called the Blue Cathedral, an underwater rock formation with a vertical hole. Blue Cathedral's top is a 20-meter diameter hole at a depth of 2 ...