Hinatuan Enchanted River is located near Surigao del Sur, Mindanao. No matter which way you look at it, at it's deepest point it is about 25 meters deep and the water are amazingly clear and deep blue.
Dive into the deep cerulean waters of the Enchanted River in Hinatuan. Its shallow part that opens to the sea has emerald waters. At noon, feed the schools of orange fish and be mesm ...
erized by the mystical sight of orange against blue!
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Enchanted River is so enchanting!
It is a mystical place, marked by its shimmering, crystal clear blue waters.Here the water is so incredibly clear that it seems as if swimmers are floating in the air.The surface is typically completely placid, seeming as if to be made of glass, and this combined with the impressive clarity of the water indeed gives the place the feeling of being photoshopped even when seeing it in person.
This spellbinding natural allure of the crystal clear brackish waters of Enchanted River in Barangay Cambatong in Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur has long attracted many visitors from all parts of the country.
The surrounding wild foliage and the presence of marine fauna have added to the fascination of people to visit this hidden gem concealed in a forest 14 kilometers away from town.
However, the hordes of tourists ballooned from an average of 150 per day in 2006 to an astounding 500 to 1,000 per day a decade later. According to the Department of Tourism Caraga, the Enchanted River welcomed ...
Situated between the boundaries of Barangays Talisay and Cambatong, about 14 kilometers from the town proper of Hinatuan, is a saltwater river that flows out to the Pacific Ocean. It has a depth of 80 feet, and it seemed not long enough to consider a river. The source of its water is something that until now is still unknown. Adding more to its mystery are various stories and folklore by the locals, such as mermaids and other creatures watching over. Perhaps one reason why its famous for tourists is its beautiful blue waters surrounded by lush green vegetation.
I have no words to describe the beauty of The Enchanted River but hear what foreigners have to say.
The Hinatuan Enchanted River is a deep spring river on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines. Located at Barangay Talisay, Hinatuan, Surigao del SUR.
Surigao del Sur is situated at the eastern coast of Mindanao and faces the Philippine Sea to the east.
This places are so amazing the water is very clear and clean.
Nowadays, the Hinatuan Enchanted River is one of the most visited site in Southern Philippines as most of the educational field trips of both government and private companies, including small group outings in Mindano are always pointing there. The place was highlighted and recommended several times by tourists who had been there and experienced its charming scenery.