6 Best Surigao del Sur Tourist Spots + 2024 Travel Guide

Surigao del Sur Tourist Spots

Top Places to Visit and Suggested Activities in Surigao:


1. Island Hopping on Britania Group of Islands


These stunning islets are situated in the municipality of San Agustin. Composed of Hagonoy  (photo above), Naked, Boslon, and Hiyor-Hiyoran islands, these islets have the same features, there's a white sand shoreline surrounded by crystal clear and emerald waters, artistic rock and limestone formations, there's a big picture of a golden and beautiful sunset. Plus, there's a wealthy flora and fauna underwater.
 

2. Visit Tinuy-an Falls


VISIT TINUY-AN FALLS, THE NIAGARA FALLS OF THE PHILIPPINES: It is situated in Brgy. Barboanan and is accessible via motorcycle from Bislig City proper. This waterfall has a towering limestone cliff where the waters are falling. On the ground, there's a freshwater man made lake landscaped with trees, grass and flowers that preserve the relaxing ambiance. If you're searching for adventure, you can hike up to terraces of waters on top.


3. Experience Libuacan Cold Spring


DIP IN THE COLD WATER OF LIBUACAN COLD SPRING | Situated in Tagbina, this spring bears a hidden beauty that nature possesses, perfect for summer destinations. It is a long river system where the cold spring water is flowing to the pool where the tourist can swim. The tranquillity is preserved because of the plants and the hardwood trees surrounding the area. Again, if you're looking for an extreme, tourists can climb on the trees by the river and jump into the water. Stores, parking area, toilet and bath are available in the area.


4. Take a photo by the I Love Bislig Signboard

 

5. International Doll House


 BE AMAZED BY THE COLLECTION AT THE INTERNATIONAL DOLL HOUSE: If you're from Tinuy-an Falls and heading back to Bislig City proper, you can pass by this multi-million collection. Inside, you can see the precious and expensive dolls from different parts of the world. It is not limited to dolls, there are expensive cups and toys displayed inside the glass cabinet.


6. Experience the Skylab


EXPERIENCE THE HABAL-HABAL SIDE-BY-SIDE TRIP: One of the exciting and exhilarating experience I had during our backpacking in Surigao del Sur was riding on the habal-habal in side-by-side position (photo above). We did this after we visited Tinuy-an Falls while we were heading to the highway to Bislig City.

Where to Stay in Surigao and How to Get Here:


WHERE TO STAY IN BISLIG:
Florland Resort, St. Francis Pension House, Garay Inland Resort, Yolanda Inn, Violy's Pension House, Bislig Town House, Salud Villa Resort, Hotel One-Eleven, and Casa de Babano.

WHERE TO STAY IN SAN AGUSTIN: You can stay at Jumong's Resthouse. Contact number: 09097049586, 09081611531. They can also arrange a boat for island hopping on Britania Islands.

HOW TO GET TO BISLIG: Via air, you can book a flight from Manila to either, Butuan, Surigao, or Davao City. From Butuan, you can take a bus or van to Mangahoy. From Surigao City, you need to take a ride to Butuan or Tandag. From there, your take a bus, jeepney or van to Bislig. READ: BACKPACKING in Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Norte, and Camiguin