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Camiguin Island

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Address: Mindanao, Philippines

The island-province of Camiguin is a pear-shaped volcanic island in the...

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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Pretty Island

Hiking, snorkeling, loafing around, eating, drinking, riding a motorbike all over the landscape. Making new friends...

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hiking, snorkeling, loafing around, eating, drinking, riding a motorbike all over the landscape. Making new friends...

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Camiguin, Philippines
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

beautiful place to visit, nice mountains and friendly people. good restaurants also. white island a treat.

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A great place to go and see. The beauty of the Island is breathtaking. The people are friendly and full of foreigners from all over the world.

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Castelldefels, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting some of the most popular islands and destinations in the philipines, we stopped in camiguin for a couple of nights. As you arrive you can feel there is a different air here. Come to camiguin if you like nature, snorkel, and driving your motorbike. There is direct flight from cebu once a day, and Ferry from Bohol. You... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lived here for a significant time some years ago. There are the usual places that visitors frequent and which are discussed on this site. I used to find good coral snorkling just off the 'beach' at Sagay - especially when the sun was directly overhead - showing the coral in all its detail. Bring sunscreen. There are many out of... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful island to visit in mindanao. The place is unique, clean and organize. There's a lot of spots to visit and see. The island is not so big and if you will bring your car you can drive the whole island round for a day. It's really an adorable and great place to relax and spend... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting that Camiguin can be rated as a whole. I love it. Good luck it takes some hours by boat and that there's only one or two flights per day. So this beautiful spot cannot be overrun and destroyed like Samal Island for example. The people still live there with some normal lifes. You should really go there soon to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It would be a great thing: creating a co-working space for nomads on the island! Myself I came to the island after retiring my ‘real’ job but I still am active as a freelance financial consultant. I have clients from Europe, India and Malaysia. And you know what is so fantastic? • I work mostly on the terrace, • I... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a few days Romantic or Religious Break Very small island Bush walking or water sports or Bedroom Activities only things avail here Underwater Cemetery The walk of Jesus up a mountain is interesting

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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

If you wanted to simply relax, let the days pass by and enjoy nature at the same time, go visit this place. Food is very reasonable. You can rent a motorcycle for a day or two to go around the entire island if you don't have your own vehicle. White island, Mantigue island, ardent hot spring, katibawasan falls, tuasan falls,... More 

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