5 Charming Beaches to Plunge in Mindanao



Being the second largest and southernmost major island in the Philippines, Mindanao has a lot of things to boast! From stunning mountains, hills, farmlands, lakes down to majestic beaches, Mindanao is truly a paradise! Here are some charming beaches that are worth plunging in…

1. Dakak Beach Resort

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A beach located in Dapitan City that you may often heard in advertisement. Dakak is not only for beach-loving tourists and diving enthusiasts, but also an ideal place for people who want to appreciate the exotic beauty of native plants and animals.

Location: Barangay Taguilon, Dapitan City, 7101 Zamboanga del Norte

2. Sta. Cruz Island

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Surely you already heard or might have seen white sand beaches around the Philippines, but did you know that there’s this pink sand beach in Mindanao? Seriously, this ain’t hoax, it does exists, man! Welcome to Sta. Cruz Island, a unique and majestically beautiful pink carolline sand beach in Mindanao!

Location: Zamboanga City, Philippines

3. Dahican Beach

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A long-stretch of powdery white sand beach bordering the refreshing deep blue sea that serves as a haven for surfers – Dahican beach. This charming beach also gives a bunch of relaxing and picturesque sceneries!

Location: Mati City, 5300 Davao Oriental, Philippines

4. La Isla Bonita

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Tucked in one of the coves of Talicud Island in Samal is an island having a pristine white sand beach and different shades of tranquil blue sea, La Isla Bonita. Take off your footwear and feel the soft white-sand beach as you admire the serenity of the place.

Location: Sitio Bagacay, Barangay Cogon Talikud Island, Samal 8119

5. White Beach Malamawi Island

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If you are into a beach bumming and snorkelling, White Beach Malamawi Island would be a great place for you! Bragging about its picture-perfect white sand beach and unspoiled powder blue waters, this beach located in one of the hidden areas in the Philippines is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful in the country!

Location: Isabela City, Basilan, Philippines

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