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Camiguin Island

Mindanao, Philippines
+63 935 886 0125
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Very hard to reach and ordinary

From cagayan de oro you need to take 3 hours bus then 2 hours ferry then multicab within island... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
via mobile
One of the prettiest places in the Philippines

Camiguin is one of the prettiest places in the Philippines and that is saying a lot! Also very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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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  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cold springs” (28 reviews)
“laid back” (17 reviews)
Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

From cagayan de oro you need to take 3 hours bus then 2 hours ferry then multicab within island. It was very ordinary island with quite few clean eateries, be sure to pack some sandwich before heading here or dine at upscale resorts.

Thank Wills888
Reviewed 1 week ago

Camiguin is one of the prettiest places in the Philippines and that is saying a lot! Also very laid back and friendly. A bit of a pain to get to with all the travel, connections, checkpoints, ID checks and other nonsense, but very relaxing once...More

Thank Rick_HSeattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time so I was very excited. It would be better if you have your own car otherwise you can rent a bicycle"habalhabal" so that it would be easy for you to roam around. If you plan to buy souvenirs there is...More

Thank Pinaynursetraveller
Reviewed 9 November 2017

My family and I visited Camiguin Island just lately and totally enjoyed every minute of our visit. The island is so quiet. The beaches were totally awesome! I urge everyone to visit Camiguin Island.

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

When in Camiguin, the word is LANZONES. Their lanzones fruit is just great! You can go around the island in 2 days and 1 night as long as you dont stay too long on each place. There is the hot spring Cold spring Soda spring...More

Thank dollya669
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Camiguin island is situated in the north of Cagayan de Oro. There are two ways to reach Camiguin. One is through connecting flight from NAIA to Cebu airport then to the Camiguin airport. Second is from Laguindingan airport. Camiguin has an array of tourist spots...More

1  Thank EJ G
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had a much better time our second time at Camiguin. Better hotel, better restaurant, better health. There are many things to do on Camiguin. If you go swimming in one of the fresh water swimming places, check when it was last cleaned - and...More

Thank Don L
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I just completed my 4-day & 4-night trip in this beautiful island and it was amazing. First Day: I visited Katibawasan Falls, Giant Calms Sanctuary, and road trip around the island during my first day. Second Day: I did climb Mt. Hibok-Hibok and Relax in...More

2  Thank spunky050713
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 3 days and 2 nights in this wonderful island. I'd say it was one of the most memorable getaways I had. The people were very friendly. The place has a lot to offer. On our first day we toured the island famous...More

Thank Celina A
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I've been here couple of times but i'm still loving this place where peope live simply and the beautiful natural wonders are still unexploited. Simply beautiful and amazing place.

Thank Leonard A
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11 November 2016|
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Response from Jake E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry about the slow response...When you arrive at CGO, just get your luggage and go outside. There will be many private vans and cars available. I don't know how much private transportation is to Balingoan for the Ferry... More