Misamis Oriental is more commonly known for its capital, Cagayan de Oro. But aside from its well-known city, the whole province is abundant with stunning nature spots.
In Misamis Oriental, you’ll find fine beaches, lush forests and mountains, powerful rivers, diving spots, and a unique culture that’ll have you wanting to learn and experience more.
Don’t miss out on these fun activities while you’re there.
Feeling adventurous? This outdoor activity is perfect for those looking for some thrill on their trip. Learn to navigate the large waters of Cagayan de Oro river with the Great White Rafting guides.
During this activity, you can experience the rapids while taking in the stunning scenery surrounding the river.
This crescent shaped naked island is your best bet if you’re looking for a white sand beach and nice shallow diving spots.
A lot of divers love going here to spot starfish, surgeon fish, eagle fish, giant clams, and coral reefs. It’s usually best to go to the island in the early morning or late afternoon when the sun isn’t as harsh.
This ecotourism site and adventure park offers guests activities like ziplining, canopy walking, and rappelling. Across the adventure park, you’ll find the picturesque Macahambus Cave and the surrounding forest. There’s a walking path that makes it easy for guests to navigate the cave area.
One of the many falls in the town of Gingoog, Tiklas Falls has also been converted into a resort as part of the ecotourism initiative of the local government.
After trekking for 15 minutes to reach the waterfall area, you can rent a cottage for P200 or just swim freely in the swimming pool right beside the falls.
Learn more about the local culture and history of Mindanao at Museo de Oro. Located inside Xavier University, the exhibits in this museum mostly showcase the ethnology of Mindanao and history of Northern Mindanao.
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