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Enchanted River

Hinatuan, Mindanao, Philippines
+63 917 257 6279
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Enchantingly beautiful

One can't help but be caught speechless upon seeing the beauty of the place. The surroundings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bislig, Philippines

Stayed in Bislig and went out for the day , family and friends couple of cars , Steep road leading... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brisbane, Australia
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1 week ago
“Enchantingly beautiful”
2 weeks ago
“simply spectacular”
Hinatuan, Mindanao, Philippines
+63 917 257 6279
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One can't help but be caught speechless upon seeing the beauty of the place. The surroundings - most of it- is maintained as it was before to keep its natural state. Vehicles used go until the gate but since last year, they have a designated...More

Thank norma0105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in Bislig and went out for the day , family and friends couple of cars , Steep road leading down to river , bit wet showers , very crowded and not looking good , Then went on the boat tour ,, what a surprise,...More

1  Thank jdglyde
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a real wonder where or how this river got its fairy tale cum cartoon-like blue color. It's simply spectacular! An added bonus to this attraction is the cheap island-hopping tour that one can avail of. At a measly Php500, one gets toured aboard his...More

1  Thank JrlnLP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is very enchanting. Goosebumps as I saw the grandeur of this river. The water is very clear and clean. Tried to swim and it was fantastic, I felt like the fairies that lived there is protecting and maintaining it. Also, went island hopping...More

1  Thank SpencerFinn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Before I came to this place, I was a bit skeptical about this river, the photo's must have a heavy filter because it can never be that blue! Well guess again, it takes your breath away as soon as you approach this mighty blue river...More

2  Thank Raymundes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Visited there for my birthday vacation. Was very enticed by the magnificent clear waters. Was able to arrive there just in time for the fish feeding, you can see groups of fish flock to the feeders boat. The fish are very entertaining as you can...More

Thank mkbuque
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

yep, enchanted it is. this river has the bluest of all colors which is quite rare. just looking at the brilliant aquamarine to the deepest azure makes one think it has been sprayed perhaps with voluminous dyes. when asked how it became blue, nobody from...More

1  Thank Irene F
Reviewed 12 April 2017

True hidden gem in Surigao Del Sur. We rented a boat and had an early dinner in the floating fish pen. We brought a private vehicle from Butuan. Our day tour itinerary: 9:00 Tinuy-an falls in Bislig 13:00 Enchanted River in Hinatuan Back to butuan

Thank Catsi C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Going to Enchanted River was easier compared to Tinuy-an Falls because the road is passable even by an ordinary car. It was my first time but my brother and his family went there like several times already. According to them, the policies became stricter than...More

Thank tuffy0706
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My friend Tom and i left surigao city at 2am and reached Hinatuan town proper at 6:30 am. We rented a motorbike and paid 200 pesos. Reached the place at 7am, gate still closed. Lucky that we were ther early so we had breakfast at...More

Thank Ragnar0309
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How much budget I need to prepare if i will go to Davao first before going to enchanted river (I'm from manila) is there a travelling agency offering some tour?
16 May 2017|
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Response from MijnlieverdFH | Reviewed this property |
From MANILA TO DAVAO you can figure out the air travel fare. but the trip down enchanted river i can not help you.I am sorry i do not know any travel agency manage a tour to Hinatuan. Usually it is privately arranged. In our... More
Jbevs C
Where to stay for the night around here?
8 May 2017|
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Response from tuffy0706 | Reviewed this property |
What we did, we spent a night at Paper Country Inn in Mangagoy Bislig then we went to Enchanted River the following day.
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Hi, how to get to enchanted river from baguio?
17 April 2017|
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Response from macasaetchris | Reviewed this property |
WOW Baguio! hahahaha! Book a flight from Manila to Davao or Butuan. Davao - Go to Ecoland and ride the bus going to Mangagoy (Bislig). From there you can ride a habal-habal to enchanted river (45 mins) for 500 pesos... More