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Address: Samal Island Philippines, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines

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Nice blue green crystal water

This is in the other side of the Samal Island, after travel 60 minutes from other city, ferry and later took us 45 minutes to take there, we choose Canibad Paradise Secret Island... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2017
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed April 19, 2017

This is in the other side of the Samal Island, after travel 60 minutes from other city, ferry and later took us 45 minutes to take there, we choose Canibad Paradise Secret Island Resort, well you know we are in Philippines do not expect to find Hilton or Holiday Inn if you are one of this stay away, the water... More 

1 Thank Beach2323
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9 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We have enjoyed the scenes here in Canibad together with my friends. The water is so clear.. We tried also the "Cliff Diving"😉👍🏻

Thank Michael Angelou B
Davao City, Philippines
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed November 20, 2016

Canibad has always been a good place for trekkers and mountaineers. From the Sta. Ana wharf in Davao City,it took us almost 3 hrs. of boat ride just to get there. It has always been in my bucket list.. And finally for just P550.00, I was able to go there plus went to the Vanishing Island for the third time..Canibad... More 

2 Thank Mimmy_Nicolas
Davao City, Philippines
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Love love love this place. 1st, visited with friends and then with family. I like that the place is unspoiled. Corals are rich. There's so much life underneath the waters. Though not a place with a stretch of fine white sand. But who care's when you get pebbles instead? Enjoyed the cliff diving a lot. So much thrill and really... More 

Thank MJeR
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

It was difficult getting to this place, but so worth it. For our Samal trip, we rented out motorcycles for the whole day (500php each person, 3 on each motorcycle including the driver). We had to go through some pretty rough and steep roads to get there, but our driver was good, and we arrived in one, dusty piece. Our... More 

Thank Leah D
San Jose, California
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

People are good. The lady in Canibad gave me discount entrance. Me and my girl best friend hanged out together. Though we didn't jumped off the cliff but we were having fun doing swimming. The water is clear and no pollutants around. Corals are great. Eco friendly

1 Thank alamjar7892
Valletta, Malta
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63 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2016

Canibad beach is not much known with tourists, so it s always not crowded. From davao you have to take the ferry for Samal Island, and than you have to hire a Motorcyle Taxi to take you to Canibad Beach. It`s on the back of the island, (The east of the Island, while the Wharf is on the West) so... More 

Thank Jason H
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16 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed December 14, 2015

After we climb Mount Puting Bato we headed to Canibad. We had a great time here and my son really love the water. The best thing in this place is it is not crowded compare to other beaches in Samal. It's a not a beach it's a paradise!

Thank Laking D
Worcester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Well having been to this resort 2 years ago I just had to go back . Thay have and are still making improvements to the road up to canibad as it is quite rough terrain and not for the frail. Last year the resort got battered by a bad storm and they are currently constructing parts of the resort at... More 

1 Thank MrSnatch
2 reviews
Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful long beach line, amazing blue waters, excellent pebbly white sand, surrounded by cliffs, and some resorts. Perfect if you want seclusion but still connected to civilization.

Thank Nymerion

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