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Address: Hinatuan, Mindanao, Philippines
Phone Number: 09172576279

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"Alluring but crowded"

Enchanted River was one of the many places included in my bucketlist. I was delighted that I wasn't downhearted upon seeing the place. The water was crystal clear and the funny... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Cainta, Philippines
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Cainta, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Enchanted River was one of the many places included in my bucketlist. I was delighted that I wasn't downhearted upon seeing the place. The water was crystal clear and the funny part is that it's salty, due to the fact that the sea is very near. We also tried island hopping and the nearby islands are also enchanting. Although it's... More 

Thank R-Lakwatsera24
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Been here many times already. Last time I was here was after my wedding, brought my husband & some cousins/relatives here. We enjoyed swimming & snorkeling with our gopro. Then we paid 2 boats to have island hopping. We went to an island with nice white sand beach, and then we went to a big fishpen with stingray, huge lobsters... More 

Thank Marianit M
Cebu City, Cebu City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was after Holy week this year, when we decided to drop by this place before we will go back to Cebu. It is more convenient if you have your own car or rent a car/van since it takes 30 mins drive from the hi-way to reach Enchanted River though I saw some motorist in the area but no idea... More 

Thank Marie Christine B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The natural wonder of this place was simply amazing. If only they could do something about the facilities. There was no proper bathroom for us to change and the huts were too closely situated next to each other that it was not comfortable at all. The food was also very good but it takes awhile because the restaurants where you... More 

Thank eloiseind3rdworld
Calabarzon Region, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see when your in the CARAGA Region. The river itself is enchantingly beautiful, which would be enough justify the long trip, there are large fishes that swim with you in the natural pool which you can also feed during noon time. There is a shuttle from the parking area which is now located some meters away from the... More 

Thank Jhovs
Balt, MD
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrive long walk to entrance. Then you have to take a truck down to the main area. The river is a short walk away. They do offer food but don't provide plates or silverware which was weird. The river on the weekend we went was over crowed and dangerous to the slippery rock ( and no ladders into the river)... More 

Thank baltscottie
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A piece of paradise , especially when its fish feeding time in the afternoon with the music 😱🐟🙌🏻

Thank Karakus77
Surigao City, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Years ago, we went to Enchanted River and it was fun! However, last week, the river was not filled wi fishes during noon time (feeding time). There is even talks that it might close for ecological reaons (balance of nature). There used to be 2 feeding time, 12noon and at 3pm. Now, it is just 12noon. But if i dont... More 

Thank medinamd23
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is AWESOME!!! It is really enchanting as its name implies. Grabe ang ganda talaga ng lugar! I personally wants to go back and just appreciate the view. Entrance fee is 30php and vest rental is about 40php.

Thank Querriel Arvy M
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Entrance to the place is P30. Rented a picnic hut for p300 where the family had lunch. We brought in our own food but you can order there if you want seafoods, rice and softdrinks. Parking is far from the entrance so there is a shuttle vehicle to bring the guests to the place. Quite inconvenient since there is only... More 

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