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Enchanted River

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Address: Hinatuan, Mindanao, Philippines
Phone Number: 09172576279
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when you'll get there you'll see the blue clear water straight away which just blows my mind cause it is really truly enchanting. at first i was scared to go for a swim but dont... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

when you'll get there you'll see the blue clear water straight away which just blows my mind cause it is really truly enchanting. at first i was scared to go for a swim but dont you guys let the fear fool you. cause once you go under the waters it's just a different world down there. if you are a... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When you visit this place it can give a sense of tranquillity or peacefulness and realize how beautiful nature is. Well, it is from my humble opinion :) better experience it for yourself.

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Thank Sheila M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I suggest to drive or rent your own car going to this place. No need to bring foods, you can buy foods outside (more of seafoods). If you wanna stay longer cottages are available, prizes depends how big it is as low as 300PPhp. Entrance fee is 20 for kids 30 for adults. Better to bring your under water camera... More 

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Thank Mark Jay d
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I felt the thrills at the same time extraordinary experience watching a variety of fishes came out from the deep Hinatuan Enchanted River Underwater Cave System before 12 noon for the feeding (squid meat). Though animal lovers would not support this kind of activity, I learned to appreciate the importance of nature conservation and protection. People were not allowed to... More 

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Thank Nick T
Makati, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with friends and when we arrived there i was surprised that there are a lot of families gather and hang-out at this place. They eat and swim here as it is their local hideaway. The river is quite unique firstly the color is bright blue-green. Then the water is brackish, there are also fish where you can... More 

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Thank arbsnoble
Manila, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It does not disappoint. The water is truly crystal clear. Your GoPro will surely enjoy and your social media accounts will explode with likes! If I need to say something constructive, visitors must learn how to share the place. Do not treat this place as if you're alone. Visit during weekdays, if you can! And be early. Tip: Be there... More 

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Thank MatValdeavilla
General Santos, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were astounded with the Enchanted River. It was way beyond our expectations. The water was very clear and the color changes with time and as the tide rises and falls. You can clearly see the fishes under water. One of the most unique features of the enchanted river is its unfathomable depth. The depth of Enchanted river is still... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family experience with the Enchanted River was great, there is a good swimming area ( the shallow part). Best place for adventure seeker, the water current will take your breath away same with its depth, the mayor's chamber is said to be about 100 ft deep but is not yet the bottom part of the river. People can't really... More 

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Thank Queensyl R
Las Pinas, Philippines
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is both enchanting and enticing. The water which changes as the time of day is very inviting. The water is very clear that you see even from above the big fishes! You literally swim with small and big fishes. The river is deep and not really friendly to those who are afraid to swim. Life jackets are however for... More 

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Thank Merie C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very Majestic, - I love the view. Very Enchanting-thats why its called Enchanted River. The fishes are large because the people are not hunting fishes, they are respecting nature. Very beautiful place. The only negative is that there are many tourist, but what can we do if people wants to visit this place. Highly Recommended.

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