The Island Garden City of Samal is a growing tourist destination in this part of Southern Philippines. The island offers features pristine white sand beaches and diverse natural attractions. The Island Garden City of Samal is a complete tourism package that visitors will surely enjoy.
Hereunder are just some of the nature attractions in the Island Garden City of Samal:
Coral Garden Marine Park
Located at Talikud Island, it is a place where you can find 53 out of 73 genera of corals usually found in the Philippines. It boosts 250 species of aquarium fishes and 9 out of 13 species of sea grasses found in the Philippines.
Putting Bato is the highest peak in the Island of Samal. It stands 1,346 feet with treacherous limestone. Once you reach the summit, you can see the panoramic view of Davao Gulf.
This falls features unique formation of rock. The falls is well-preserved as one can see beautiful forest along the river banks.
This cave has a length of 1,800 meters that houses variety of bats. It also has an underground river.
Usually held on the last week of April, it is the celebration of feast in the Island.
Caracoles Festival is a festivity of the bounties of the sea and the richness of the social and cultural heritage of the island city.
Mushroom rock is a mushroom-shaped islet of above 10 meters in diameter. It is located in Kaputian, Samal.
Big Ligid Island
This island features green scenery and underwater cave.