Beach Hopping Around Dinagat Islands

Dreaming of beaches on a gloomy day.

There are no direct flights to Dinagat Islands, but there are regular boat trips from Surigao del Norte to the province. If you’re coming from Butuan there are regular vans and buses that travel to Surigao City. Once in the city, go to the port; there are many passenger boats bound for San Jose, Dinagat Islands. Fare is around P100/person per way the trip takes approximately 1.5 hours.

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Joshua Berida

Joshua Berida

Joshua Berida is a writer by profession and traveler by passion. He writes and posts about his adventures on He likes the outdoors and prefers mountains and hiking to beach bumming, but he wouldn't mind lazing on a white sand beach and swimming in its clear, blue waters.