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Camiguin Island

Mindanao, Philippines
+63 935 886 0125
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Nice Island

Tough island to get to if your not prepared ahead of time...Ferry seems to be booked 3 days in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Danno6317
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Ontario, Canada
Okay - But Nothing Special

Camiguin is a large island off the coast of Mindanao. It's a 2+ hour drive from Cagayan de Oro to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DrChrisBrisbane
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Brisbane
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The island-province of Camiguin is a pear-shaped volcanic island in the northern tip of Mindanao. It is approximately 90 kilometers north of the City of Cagayan de Oro. It is bounded to the north by Bohol Sea, to the west by Macajalar Bay, to the southeast by Gingoog Bay and to the east by Butuan Bay.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“laid back” (18 reviews)
“sunken cemetery” (51 reviews)
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Mindanao, Philippines
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"laid back"
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"katibawasan falls"
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"sunken cemetery"
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"tourist spots"
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"per day"
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"cold spring"
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"cagayan de oro"
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"hibok hibok"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Tough island to get to if your not prepared ahead of time...Ferry seems to be booked 3 days in advance most of the time so make sure you set up this type of transport ahead of time or you'll be renting a fishing boat like...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Camiguin is a large island off the coast of Mindanao. It's a 2+ hour drive from Cagayan de Oro to the departure port and a 1hr 15 min ferry ride. The few attractions are widely dispersed throughout the island so having your own transport is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was my second time in Camiguin and it never fails to amaze me of its beauty. Jumping from one place to another is a great experience. Riding a motorella to food hopping we never felt tired in the entire adventuretrip. It is surely #nowords...More

Thank MJ L
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This island literally born out of fire (since the entire island is volcanic in origin) is one of the best tourist destinations in Mindanao (in southern Philippines). The place has much to offer to visitors ... pristine beaches with white sand, hot and cold springs,...More

1  Thank CzarEmmanuel
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Camiguin Island promises every traveller a place to relax from our busy schedules; a place where every tensed body to feel ease; and when one leaves the island he can say "I will come again??"

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Actually we visited there Feb of 2017 and we had a fun under the sun. Traveled from Davao Friday night and came home by Sunday. it was a very exciting and fun experience for the first time with my family

3  Thank naidenaelle
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

And numerous natural beauty like Mantigue Island, White Island, Katibawasan falls and many more. Camiguin Island is the 2nd smallest island but has a lot to offer. One thing I have a problem here is their BATHROOM in White Island and Mantigue Island. Hundreds of...More

1  Thank Andrea L
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

camiguin is a great place but their transpo it is terrible long waiting line, poor system indeed....

1  Thank zkiel
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Lot of things to do and see. Great people, god food and cheap accommodation. We were in the time of Holy Week and it was nice to see the celebrations!

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Basically my favourite, nice people, things to do, enjoyable and different activities, nice places to sleep and eat and a lot of vegetation! The small islands are worth a visit: mantigue and white island

1  Thank princess l
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Emma A
18 March 2018|
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Response from MelbourneTravelmad | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Not sure I understand your "difficult or safe....to travel to Camiguin". It is easy to get to Camiguin, there are flights from Cebu and Manila. There are ferrys from Mindanao, and probably other places. To travel... More
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Melodia G
14 March 2018|
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Response from TravellingJhai | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Good evening! Yes you can take them with you on both islands. Each banca have life jacket which you are required to use while on board. You just pay the banca 450php plus 20php/pax environmental fee. Banca can only... More
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Robert D
8 December 2017|
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Response from EJ G | Reviewed this property |
Camiguin is a safe province
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