Located on the island of Mindanao, Davao is the largest city in Philippines. with the busiest cargo hubs, this is believed to be one of the most progressive cities in the country. It has also been focal point of business, investment and tourism for the whole southern Philippines. Hence, Davao has been named Asian City of the Future by the Foreign Direct Investment Magazine.
There are many incredible tourist attractions in Davao but this is mainly known for hosting some of the fully equipped mountain resorts, white sand beaches, most captivating diving spots and Mount Apo that is the highest peak in entire Philippines.
Davao is indeed the best vacation spot in whole Philippines, here you will find a lot to do and see. While making your tour to the sun kissed beaches of this city, make it a point that you must visit Pearl Farm Beach, Punta Dumanlag Beach, Samal and Talicud Beaches, Times Beach and Paradise Island Park & Beach Resort. these are top ranked among all the country beaches offering relaxed and warm private retreat with numerous activities to enjoy like water sports & tennis. in few of these beaches, you can also get an opportunity to see many different species of migrant birds like – Common Greenshanks, Eurasian Curlews, White-Collared Kingfishers, Chinese egrets, Terek Sandpipers and Whimbrels.
Besides, this beautiful city of Philippines also offers some exciting and adventurous activities to enjoy like white water rafting, diving and mountain climbing.
As Davao houses the highest peak of Mount Apo and some most charismatic diving spots, enthusiasts from across the world mostly come here for diving and mountain climbing. For diving, you can visit some popular dive sites of the city such as Dapia Dive Site, Dela Paz Corner Dive Site, Mushroom Rock Dive Site and Mile Long Dive Site in Samal etc. While for mountain climbing, Davao offers only one but the most popular peak of the country that is Mount Apo. Conquering the peak of Mount Apo is a major dream of every Mountaineer of the world.
Whether you are coming here with your family or with friends for vacation, Davao will never disappoint you as far as lodging is concerned. There are many hotels, motels, inns and Resorts in the city to choose from. those on vacation here will find both mountain & beach resorts perfect for lodging. One of the most popular mountain resorts in the city is Eden Nature Park Mountain Resort. This is located at 3,000 feet above sea level offering excellent lodging with many amazing things to do.
For those, who want to stay near beach will surely like Pearl Farm Beach Resort for lodging. This is located on the quiet side of Samal Island offering exciting vacation packages. While others can choose to stay in one of the hotels, some of the best hotels of this city for lodging include Grand Regal Hotel, Marco Polo and Microtel Inn & Suites. these hotels are famous for offering world class services and accommodation at best price.