Surfing Capital of the Philippines - Siargao Island4116575
Surigao del Norte is a province located in Caraga Region of Mindanao in the Philippines. Its capital is called Surigao City, the province is also consists of two major islands, which is the Siargao Island and Bucas Grande Island. These islands are just a small area in the northern tip of Mindanao. Surigao is also the house of Mamanwa Ethnic tribe and throughout the Bonok-Bonok Festival they showcase their personal ethnic dance. Bonok-Bonok is a nearby festival that is held annually on September ten at the feast of San Nicolas de Tolentino, it shows gratitude to God for bountiful harvest and great well being. The Major dialect is known as Surigaonon but majority can speak Tagalog and English.
Surigao is very wealthy in nature, in fact mangroves is the major theme in the coastal areas and is the greatest reserved mangrove forest in Mindanao. If you are interested in fishing or spear-fishing you can attempt to go to the seas along the tuna route. There are so many different sorts of species caught their each year. There are also some caves and tunnels that are half-submerged and can only be accessed throughout low tides. The city managed to preserved its all-natural marvel environment via the years.
The city is extremely popular not only to nearby, but as nicely as to foreign country simply because of its surfing breaks with a globe title of being the top Surfing Waves. The place is known as "Cloud nine" and is now the Surfing Capital of the Philippines. Cloud nine is located in 1 of the significant islands of Surigao, which is the Siargao Island. It is a tear-drop shaped island, but has hidden beauty of waves. It also has various stunning places to remain and one of the tourist spots in Surigao.