Vanishing Island

Barobo, Surigao del Sur

Vanishing Island is located in the municipality of Barobo, Surigao Del Sur, about 30-minute ride by pump boat from Barobo. It is just in front of Turtle Island whose multi-colored coral reef adds to the attraction. Cabgan Island is just across the channel to the west.

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  • Surigao Del Sur Tour, Barobo Island Hoping, Wakat Sea Breeze, Hinatuan Enchanted River

    "We came, We saw, We loved Surigao Del Sur, Philipppines."2 Days Surigao Del Sur Travel 2K17.

    2 Days 1 Night Surigao Del Sur:
    -Wakat Sea Breeze
    -Hinatuan Enchanted River
    -Vanishing Island
    -Cabgan Island
    -Cabgan Barobo West Life

  • Hinatuan Adventure Beyond The Enchanted River

    Hinatuan Adventure Beyond The Enchanted River

    I am a Hinatuanon, a proud resident of Hinatuan yet a humble local of which. I grew up in our little town restricted of time and money to explore most of nature's beauty our place can boast of because I was only a student by then living with a travel wary grandmother. So I end up strolling in the town proper, some of the municipality's accessible tourist spots, and neighbouring cities/municipalities when occasion permits ??" mostly on school related events such as school's press conference. Today, however, I went on an adventure to experience the most of Hinatuan beyond the enchanted river for ...

  • Islands Worth To Visit Cabgan And Turtle Islands Of Barobo Surigao Del Sur

    Islands Worth To Visit Cabgan And Turtle Islands Of Barobo Surigao Del Sur

    Planning your summer vacation next year? Try to consider a peaceful atmosphere visiting the remote islands namely: Cabgan and Turtle Islands of Barobo, Surigao del Sur.

    These are two of the most popular tourist attractions here in the municipality. Both are just neighboring islands with unique land formation that will enthralled your eyes with such a genuine exquisiteness honed by nature.

    Cabgan Island (or just Cabgan), is the long-stretched island you will see from afar.

    Its fine white sand and crystal-clear waters will welcome you and will feed your excitement to hop out of the boat ...

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    Samal Island - Davao Adventure March 2015.

  • Vanishing Island At Surigao Del Sur

    Vanishing Island At Surigao Del Sur

    While on the Enchanted River, one could also visit the Vanishing Island by renting a pump boat. The boat ride usually costs 160-200php for one hour.

    And the tour includes a visit to the Vanishing Island (Banising as mentioned by the bangkero), HInatuan Cave, Sibadan Fish Cage ('Piskids' as what kuya bangkero said), and the Tinago River.

    First Stop: The Vanishing Island

    Surigao also has its own version of a vanishing island, and though it's quite small but it's one of my favorites.

    I just love the bluish green and turquoise crystal clear water, the powdery sand, and the perfectly s ...

  • A Side Trip to Hinatuan Enchanted River and the Sibadan Fish Cages

    A Side Trip to Hinatuan Enchanted River and the Sibadan Fish Cages

    The Enchanted River in Hinatuan was one of the places I was looking forward to in our Surigao del Sur trip. First seen on the famous Travel/Docu show "Born to be Wild", I was immediately curios to see it for myself. Mid-day after taking lunch coming from Tinuy-an Falls, we proceeded to Hinatuan which is roughly an hour away from Bislig. Finding it gave a sort of mix feelings. Only to discover it's not how I envisioned it seen from the famed TV show.

    Maybe we came in a not so ideal time. We knew the long weekend would bring people here but I still wasn't prepared from what I saw ??" the huge ...