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Dahican Beach

Mati, Mati, Mindanao 8200, Philippines
+63 933 260 4563
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Almost a RIO, at least Ipanema

Yes i have been im both places and this Dahican beach is more friendly and much safer for a non... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
hor_heManila
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manila
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DJs and Boracay beach parties are not for MATI.

This is probably the only beach in the Philippines that has dugongs. Why would anyone want to throw... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SURFERDEWD
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
2 days ago
“Almost a RIO, at least Ipanema”
4 weeks ago
“Definitely a Beach to Visit”
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Mati, Mati, Mindanao 8200, Philippines
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+63 933 260 4563
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Yes i have been im both places and this Dahican beach is more friendly and much safer for a non surfer like me.

Thank hor_heManila
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is probably the only beach in the Philippines that has dugongs. Why would anyone want to throw a Boracay style beach party on this beach. There are many ways to make a good amount of money here that are eco friendly and with minimal...More

2  Thank SURFERDEWD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place offers a great relaxation. With its clean water and a milky blue color effect makes it unique to other beaches I've visited. It possesses a long white sand shore. A place to play for your favorite surfing board since the spot is facing...More

Thank Jessie G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Mindanao is truly blessed to have a lot of great beaches. I have been to a lot of famous beaches and resorts in Mindanao, and to my mind, Dahican is the King of them all. The water is clear and you don't have to walk...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Very nice but the beach is not for swimming since waves are totally huge! hahaha Visit with your friends and chill in the evening, play beach volleyball. Visit the place during SUMMER FROLIC! (april 2nd or 3rd week).

Thank Arcquitecto
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Very clean water and the place is very preserved. Good for those looking for a weekend getaway to unwine.

Thank harrietdale
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

awesome morning scenery. i love the sound of the waves and the people here are helpful they will provide you the information you need to know 👍🏼

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Really awesome and mesmerizing place. Entrance is free :) from Davao we had 4-5 hours of travelling. Clear blue beach and the waves are <3 good place for surfing :)

2  Thank Christine L
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I thought Siargao is the only surfing spot in Mindanao but I'm so wrong! Dahican beach has huge waves and steep shore perfect for surfing or skim boarding. It has a long wide beach shore and creamy white sand which and perfect for sun bathing....More

Thank Au Y
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Entrance Fee: Free! 3 hours away from Davao city Good: Crystal clear waters, good food, hospitable locals, clean beach area, surfing, skim boarding, freediving, Ultra flying, etc! I love this place! It's my second time here already! I'll be back in April 2017!

2  Thank macasaetchris
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keithhrld
Hi...wilk there be any public utilities during summerfrolic event like: public toilets and baggage counter and stuff like that? Thanks ;D
15 April 2017|
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rowenabureros
any contact number pleased
5 April 2017|
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rowenabureros
good evening.. anong beach ang suitable for children? any suggestion please?
5 April 2017|
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Response from macasaetchris | Reviewed this property |
I think you're on the wrong page. But sige If you're staying in Dahican. It's best to have your children wear a life vest. The waves are strong in Dahican. Always swim with your kids. Enjoy!
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