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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Probably the most popular tourist spot in the entire Surigao Del sur. The mystical river is a deep spring river on the island of Mindanao. Its water exudes into the Philippine Sea and the Pacific Ocean at Talisay of Hinatuan. A well-known diplomat described it as the Rio Encantado. I guess you already have an idea what kind of place the Enchanted river has.
The Hinatuan Enchanted River, also called the Hinatuan Sacred River, is a deep spring river on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines. Its super clear waters have a unique shade that is so awesome to look at.
You can see the fish that seemed to be just floating at the river's limpid pool. Even by just staring at it, you will still be caught by the magic spell of the Enchanted River.
The Hinatuan Enchanted River, also called the Hinatuan Sacred River, is a deep spring river on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines. It flows into the Philippine Sea and the Pacific Ocean at Barangay Talisay, Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur. It is found between the boundaries of Barangays of Talisay and Cambatong. It earned the moniker "enchanted river" from the diplomat Modesto Farolan who described the river in his poem entitled "Rio Encantado".
To most travelers, this name beckons beach trip. A tropical getaway that follows an exhilarating watersports adventure. An escape to a tropical paradise. This wouldn't be surprising because Surigao is known for gorgeous beaches, long coastline and roaring waves in jaw-dropping heights and swirl that leave thrill to beach adventurers who love surfing.
Please don't judge me. For the first time ever, I'm going to unveil one of my deepest secrets. I admit - I'm an addict. I'm addicted to exploring and seeing places that inspire creativity. I'm addicted to experiencing something new and crazily fun. And, I'm addicted to natural spectacles that mesmerize its beholders, such as Tinuy-an Falls and Hinatuan Enchanted River.
DAY 1 - BUTUAN CITY, AGUSAN DEL NORTE
We alight the plane a little past 3 in the afternoon. Our first stop would be in Bislig, Surigao del Sur, so we took a R4 multicab vehicle outside the airport that will bring us straight to Butuan Terminal.