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Dahican Beach

Mati, Mati, Mindanao, Philippines
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Ranked #1 of 6 Attractions in Mati
Type: Beaches
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Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

this place was introduce to us by the Governor of Davao Oriental Mrs. Corazon Malanyaon during our visit last Aug 17. wow this is is very interesting. its free of access and free of ussage to all amenities inside. the sand is totally white and so clean. would be back there more and more... to explore the island

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Its been awhile since i paid a visit to my hometown Mati and there's no other way to start it better than visit the majestic Dahican Beach. It changed a lot for d better, i mean way better than before. Beach line is better than any other white sand beaches. The waves are still there of course. Just bring our... More

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Davao City, Philippines
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My family and I have gone to several beaches in Mindanao, but nothing compares to Dahican beach. The sands are white and fine, the scenary is a postcard. The waves are fun and marine life a plenty. Did I mention the entrance and day tour is FREE? The only concern is the cottages are first come first served, but then,... More

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Perth, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

just been to dahican, worse experience ever. i got small animal bites from the bed. called <KUTING> and the room we payed for 3 person 4000 per night and not even clean. We stay 2 nights in there and the whole time i don't feel relax. u have to buy your own food cook it your self etc NO restaurant... More

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Muntinlupa City, Philippines
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

It was my second trip to Dahican and it is still one of Mindanao's best kept secret. The uncrowded beach that stretches for miles, friendly locals and laid back vibes makes this place one of the best spots to get lost in.

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Philippines
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The beach is clean with a nice view, nice place for a leisurely walk. I havent tried surfing but the place is a surfing haven.It can be reached by riding a habal habal from Mati City.

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2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Been to dahican a few times. Brilliant place to relax and unwind. Locals so friendly. Beaches clean sea crystal clear. What else do you need.

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Singapore, Singapore
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Very quiet and beautiful beach. Not many tourists. Good place to relax and just do nothing. Swimming might not be best certain times of the year and day due to the waves but good for surfing.

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Manila, Philippines
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

A natural playground for surfers. Waves are humongous. You better bring your food when goin to this place bec there are no restaurants or cafes around. The only accommodations avail are Botona and Dahican Surf Resort. We opted to rent for a tent at Amihan bec their site offers the best spot for surfing. The sand is very fine although... More

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Tagum City, Philippines
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

I chose this place the last time I had my 3 weeks vacation in the Phils. though I'm a resident of Tagum City but I haven't been there all my life. So, badly I wanted to try this new place and the place is not yet touristy, very laid back and the road en route there is all concrete except... More

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