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Address: Mati, Mati, Mindanao, Philippines
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Nice beach, beautiful view of the mountains

Go visit the beach early in the morning, and watch the fishermen come in from the night's fishing. Be there around 7 am and you can watch children helping the fishermen carry... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Brussel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Go visit the beach early in the morning, and watch the fishermen come in from the night's fishing. Be there around 7 am and you can watch children helping the fishermen carry their boats onto the beach, and all get a few fish in reward. Very lively at that hour, if you're a photographer you'll make some great shots here.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

It was a long way to go from Tagum, Davao del Norte to MATI. Around 2-3 hours if you have you're own vehicle and it's all worth it knowing that there's a public beach where you can't spend a single cent but just enjoyed the view <3

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Its a walking distance from Kanakbai where we were staying. The sun, the waves, the white sand is so tempting. We borrow a surfing board with some of the kids practicing in the area for pictorial. Wanna go back here. Good place to relax and enjoy.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

For beach combers and surfing enthusiasts, Dahican is the place to be! White sand and beautiful scenery, this place is just simply stunning..

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Davao City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Resorts in general have to upgrade but we visited Kanakbai and Pacific Breeze which are more than acceptable. The advantage of the latter is that they have a kitchen that offers breakfast, lunch and dinner service with real plates and utensils!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We went here when it was off season. The locals were friendly and my friends and I had a good time. Not as expensive as we thought it was going to be.

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

where locals are my friends and used to hang around here since 2005. I used to there with friends and that time all was manual. Now it is very easy to drive going there with concrete roads until the farthest beach you can go. this one here is where I used to fall in love in skim boarding and how... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Dahican a resort ive long to be at for a very long time...and the time really came lol and i had a regret going very late in this place cuz this place is awesomely sweet.... The ocean is beyond imagination blue the sand just like boras sand!!! Love the place and ive fallen inlove in the place!!

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Khao Lak, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

i love dahican!!! this place is very nice, what i hate though is the toilet of the area. especially in menzi resort. it is so small and always clogged, though the best thing it could offer is their beach... one of the best in mindanao trust me. well depending on the season. usually when you visit this place during summer... More 

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Folsom, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This is a wide stretch of beach filled with different beach resorts. Depending on the time of the year, waves can get really high. Currents are quite strong and beach waves too. Overall a nice and cheap place to visit.

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