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Dako Island

Mindanao, Philippines
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Lunch spot

Lots of trees, you can hire a hut for lunch. There's a small shop, can bring your own food and have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sydney, Australia
Nice place

A must for a day on the beach. A place were you can truly swim, not so easy around here. Easy... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
Rome, Italy
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“dakos” (43 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of trees, you can hire a hut for lunch. There's a small shop, can bring your own food and have a picnic or if you want something cooked that can be prearranged.

Thank trizzia710
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

A must for a day on the beach. A place were you can truly swim, not so easy around here. Easy access by boat from general luna

Thank JimiRocknroll
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This was included in our 3 island tour and this was the biggest island among the three. We stayed here for lunch and had a good time with other folks from the tour. The clear blue sea was great for swimming and my daughter loved...More

Thank LumpySpace13
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Dako island is 2/3 of the Siargao Island tour. You'll spend about 2 hours in this island and it's the island where even locals take a tour. Try to have the five-fingered clams cooked for you (called saang).

Thank marspempena
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The Island offers lunch for a group island tour. This is the biggest island out of 3 islands in Siargao.

Thank Chti-chen I
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Daku Island could always be a bucketlist for a traveler. The Clear, blue sea added with the white, fine sand is comparable to known beach destinations in the Philippines or even abroad. The great thing about this island is it is still untouched with modernization,...More

Thank Dunvar B
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

The biggest of the three island in the island hopping tour in Siargao offers a wide stretch of fine sand with clear blue waters. Picture perfect! There are also cottages and tables which can be rented,250 and 150 pesos, respectively. There's a docking fee of...More

Thank Apple May R
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This island was actually one of the three islands when we went island hopping. We stopped here for lunch - locals living in the island actually cook for you, you just buy the ingredients you want them to cook from the wet market e.g. fish...More

1  Thank zeija
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This small island is perfect for the day visit. Couple hours are well spend in this lovely little island. The beach is great and the water is clear! Lovely! This island offers also good waves to learn how to surf.

Thank MurreJ
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Our island tour guides brought us to this island for lunch. It was quite an enjoyable experience especially seeing fresh catch for the day. Prices for fresh fish and other seafood are quite affordable and the kitchen staff accommodating to our requests how we want...More

Thank Mim912
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25 October 2016|
Response from pinaynomad7 | Reviewed this property |
There are locals living there, I guess they maintain the cleanliness of the island. But I don't think they offer accommodation.