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General Santos City Fish Port Complex

General Santos, Mindanao, Philippines
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Looking for giant Big Tuna fish? Come to General Santos City Fish Port! The Fishport offers high... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Frankfurt, Germany
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Amazing Experience

If you are in GenSan, Fish port is a must place to visit. I visited Gensan with my family... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lutfi S
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General Santos, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Looking for giant Big Tuna fish? Come to General Santos City Fish Port! The Fishport offers high quality Tuna for export around the World

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in GenSan, Fish port is a must place to visit. I visited Gensan with my family on vacation and visited Fish port on the occassion of Gensan Tuna Festival. A very neat and clean port with maintaining International standards in every aspect....More

Thank Lutfi S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being known as the Tuna capital of the Philippines, a GenSan trip wouldn't be complete without visiting the fish port complex and have an up close and personal encounter with the tuna and all sorts of fish. An early morning visit is a must if...More

1  Thank MSCRob
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I visited during the Tuna Festival and I was expecting chaos. But It was a delightful surprise to find that even though the port was so busy, everyone was so used to being watched and photographed. The fishermen gives way and lets photographers take photos...More

Thank thenorthshore
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Once you find the office to get your wellingtons, At the start of car park NOT well sign posted , Nice chap as all where working there very helpful and friendly .

1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 25 March 2017

AN early start is recommended , we got a local taxi driver to take us and he negotiated with the security because we did not have correct footwear. We are taken to an office and loan some white wellingtons and some plastic socks ! Then...More

1  Thank Adam P
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I would highly recommend this place for tourists. You can go at 5-6:30 in the morning to see the large tuna and marlin come in from the larger fishing boats. The only cost is boots rental ₱20 per person. Kids and adults will have fun...More

4  Thank senduranj
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended if you're interested in the fishing industry. It is essentially a fish port and where you're allowed to observe and even participate. Don't expect this to be too developed for tourists. You get to see fishing vessels unloading their haul, very large tuna,...More

2  Thank ForestDuck
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I enjoyed the visit. The place clean -which should be the case because these products are for export. How I wish other Fish Port complex in the country should follow the standards of this port.

Thank JojoVito
Reviewed 13 December 2016

It was my first time going to the fish market in Gensan. I have been to Gensan a numerous amount of times and never knew about the fish port! It was a good experience but not really my scene. Make sure you are wearing clothes...More

2  Thank Jaclyn T
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