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Dahican Beach

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Address: Mati, Mati, Mindanao 8200, Philippines
Phone Number: 09332604563

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Great place to unwind! quite and relaxing!

Get place to sit down and drink beer! You can skim board, surf, snorkel, swim, play beach volleyball or just relax and grab a cold beer.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Makati, Philippines
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Makati, Philippines
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Get place to sit down and drink beer! You can skim board, surf, snorkel, swim, play beach volleyball or just relax and grab a cold beer.

Thank macasaetchris
Tagum City, Philippines
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From Tagum City, we traveled 3-4 hrs bus ride to Mati which cost us 160 Pesos per person. Then, a tricycle ride worth 110 from Mati Terminal going to Dahican Beach. We stayed overnight in Menzi Beach Park and Campsite. The place is clean and very spacious. The staffs are very accommodating and approachable. Rest rooms are good but when... More 

Thank loue122084
Davao City, Philippines
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Will definitely visit again :) I love the beach, the wave and everything. Great Experience w/ friends.

Thank lynmatildo
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are more places to visit to learn surfing or skim boarding. If you love big waves and less crowded beach, then Dahican, Mati should be on your checklist. To get there: you can take the bus or rent a van or borrow a car (if you have a friend) in Davao City. It'll only take 3-4 hours to get... More 

2 Thank nadia s
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Met other surf enthusiasts along the beach. The beach itself was lovely. Large sandy shoreline, not that polluted. Helpful and more or less earnest local businesses in the area.

1 Thank Delon D
Davao City, Philippines
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21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

I grew up in Mati and we always frequent Dahican for ordinary days, special occasions and when we have visitors. The attraction offers diffent water activities from swimming to board skimming and wave surfing.

1 Thank aprilsky2016
las vegas
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Of all the beaches I've been to,from boracay and some in Samal island,Dahican is my favorite.I had so much fun,like I'm a kid again.

2 Thank rasecollidab
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26 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Not for swimming.... We tried to take surfing lessons but we were asked to wait for four more surfer-wannabes before it will be our turn! And it was a sunday, when we went there...

1 Thank Debbie L
Geneva, Switzerland
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47 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

The Dahican beach is one of the best beaches my family and I have been to over the last two years - long, wide, sandy stretch of beach shaped like a crescent moon, with clean, natural and soft sand. At some parts it is steep, where the beach goes down to the waters. A few resorts (offering tents, to small... More 

1 Thank Cecilia J
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16 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

One of the best beaches in Mindanao. Dahican is uncrowded and people here are not pushy. Soft sand and refreshing water makes my heart eager to come back here in this precious God given gift for Davao.

1 Thank Laking D

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