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The beaches of Davao

It's summer!!!

Davao has plenty of beautiful beaches one can go for a summer getaway and beat the scorching heat. Here are some of the many beach destinations around Region-XI.

La Isla Bonita

Located in Barangay Cogon, Talikud Island. La Isla Bonita is a resort owned by the Punta del Sol Group of Companies which has developed several tourism sites in the island.

La Isla has a 160-meter long white sand beach which because of its relative remoteness is still unspoilt and idyllic.

There are cabanas and cottages available at Las Isla Bonita though you have to navigate a very rough road towards the resort, hoping they can fix that up soon.

From Talikud's Sta. Cruz pier, there are accredited habal-habal motorcycles which would take you to Isla Bonita.

Samalan/ San Remigio

Located in the barangay of San Remigio in Kaputian District, the Island Garden City of Samal. Samalan or Matanos (as locals call the beach) has a 700-meter stretch of white sand beach sandwiched between two forested…

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