CITY GOVERNMENT OF SURIGAO

the city of island adventures

CIty Hall

Pursuant to Republic Act No. 6134, Surigao was converted to a chartered city on August 31, 1970 with Pedro Espina as its first city mayor.

Zaragoza Rock Formations

Unique rock formations approximately 20 feet high stands out against a backdrop of dense coconut trees and nipa palms ( Nypa fruticans) and covers an area of one hectare.

Basul Island

A tiny island at the entrance of Hinituan Channel with fine white sand mixed with assorted shells rims.

Ipil-Mabua Pebble Beach

A contiguous layer gray of pebbles.

Birok Islet Coral Reef

A small shell beach surrounded by vast mangroves and close to a reef.

Silop Cave

Stalagmites and stalactites dominate the chambers, accessible through its twelve entrances. It is approximately 7 kilometers from the city proper.

San Pedro Cantiasay Footbridge

This wooden footbridge is among the country's longest at 391 meters, connecting Sibale and Nonoc Islands.

Sakay-Sakay Abayan Festival (June 1)

A procession at sea in honor of the Patron Saint of Barangay Taft, Virgen de la Paz y Buen Biaje. The patroness of Good Voyage is carried aboard a beautiful adorned lead vessel followed by colorful motorboats, and bancas passing along the historic Surigao Strait.

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