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Dahican Beach

Mati, Mati, Mindanao 8200, Philippines
+63 933 260 4563
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The Pacific Side

This is now becoming a favorite place for local surfers. It has also a long white sand beach with... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cebu Island, Philippines
Favorite Beach!

The Dahican beach is very unique. Instead of crystal clear waters, you actually will see powder... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Niqqa S
Davao City, Philippines
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  • Average11%
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“skim boarding” (16 reviews)
“white sand” (12 reviews)
“davao city” (15 reviews)
Mati, Mati, Mindanao 8200, Philippines
+63 933 260 4563
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Reviewed yesterday

This is now becoming a favorite place for local surfers. It has also a long white sand beach with medium size waves of the Pacific Ocean.

Thank Lansdb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Dahican beach is very unique. Instead of crystal clear waters, you actually will see powder blue waters, like the one in kawasan falls. Its a literally a stretch of sand and surf with the locals and tourist either trying to surf or practicing surfing...More

Thank Niqqa S
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This beach is a great place to hang out. The atmosphere is happy and relaxed. Nice, clean, fine sand, clean water, good surf. Trees afford good shade here and there.

1  Thank SimonDabbs
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Davao Oriental is perhaps one of the less visited tourist destinations in the Philippines, partly because of travelers' prejudice and preconception about Mindanao, particularly its political situation. This is quite a pity because Davao Oriental has much to offer. One place worth-visiting there is the...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Locals are friendly, if you can buy at least 1 item locals are selling please do, it will help them a lot. It is a 7km stretch beach not is not yet that spoiled, clean and fishing is the life of the people life, aside...More

Thank calorie_dg
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This beach in the East Coast of Davao City is about three hour drive from the city center. The road is paved and the ride smooth and easy. Before reaching Mati City center, a 'must' lookout and picture point is in Badas for the Sleeping...More

Thank Eva A
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

A short 3-hour drive from Davao we found this very nice white sand beach, perfect for relaxed swimming, surfing and snorkeling. We rented a large house (separate review later), away from the crowd and prepared our own seafood, which we purchased from locals right at...More

2  Thank RomanesinAsia
Reviewed 20 May 2017 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.

1  Thank hor_heManila
Reviewed 24 April 2017

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

Reviewed 22 April 2017 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
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Ricardo S
2 January 2018|
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Response from calorie_dg | Reviewed this property |
Its ok to swim as long as with adult supervision all the time.
Ma Cristina A
11 December 2017|
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Response from SimonDabbs | Reviewed this property |
There are several along the coast or in Mati City.
Jason M
1 October 2017|
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Response from macasaetchris | Reviewed this property |
Mati is a very safe place. Locals are very friendly too. If you are unsure you may visit Samal island instead but I suggest you visit Mati. Crystal clear water, sea cows, turtles, waves, and much more. Try booking at surf... More