Extreme sports are becoming quite popular nowadays. Many people are getting into the feel of adrenaline rush pumping through the veins. Surfing – a surface water sport- is one of those sports that allows the surfer to ride the waves.The Philippines is one of Asia’s best surfing destination to date. With its tropical setting and long coastline, the country has slowly opened up many surfing spots on its many regions all over the archipelago. A surfing haven for professional and beginners, the Philippines has one of the friendliest surfs with uncrowded waves giving surfers the perfect place to enjoy the sport.
Looking for great surfing sites in these amazing country? Browse through this Enjoyable Surfing Spots in the Philippines where you can not only expect great waves but also friendly and hospitable people.
1. ABCD Beach
Location: Calicoan Island, Guiuan, Eastern Samar
A must-see for intrepid surfers, the ABCD Beach in Calicoan Island boasts both left-hand and right-hand waves particularly during surfing seasons from April to November.
2. Bagasbas Beach
Location: Daet, Camarines Norte
A surfer paradise, the Bagasbas Beach in Catanduanes has fast waves, wide shore and fast moving currents. Aside from surfing, kite boarding and skim/ body boarding are also done here.
3. Cemento Beach
Location: Baler, Aurora
The Cemento Beach is a stretch of full white sand, seashells, and crushed corals with waves towering over 14 feet high during its surfing seasons which starts on October and ends on February. Snorkeling and wall diving are also enjoyed by locals and tourists during the calm season.
4. Cloud 9
Location: Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte
With a worldwide reputation for thick, hollow tubes, Cloud 9 is one of the best surfing waves in the Philippines. Surfing seasons normally starts on September but the biggest and best month to surf here are on November and December.
5. Dahican Beach
Location: City of Mati, Davao Oriental
Dahican Beach is a popular beach destination for skim boarding and other water sports in Davao. With its stunning seven-kilometer stretch of crescent-shaped white sand coastline, the beach is also known as the “Surfing Mecca” of Davao Region with strong waves of 10 feet during surfing season.
6. Doot Poktoy
Location: Lanuza Bay, Surigao del Sur
One of the newest surfing destination in the Philippines, the Doot Poktoy in Lanuza Bay has endless waves that can go up to 10 feet. It is ideal for surfing as well as other water sports activities.
7. Maira-Ira Beach
Location: Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte
Offering the perfect waves for beginners, surfing on the Maira-ira Beach is a great place to learn this sport. It is also a unique place to relax and unwind.
8. Rock Island
Location: Siargao Island
An idyllic spot with aquamarine colored water, the Rock Island in Siargao Island has unbelievable waves perfect for surfers.
9. Sabang Beach
Location: Baler, Aurora
Offering glassy waves, the Sabang Beach in Aurora is sandy-bottomed with amazing waves that can be ridden all day long especially during surfing seasons.
10. The Majestics
Location: Puraran Bay, Baras, Catanduanes
The Majestic is famed for its awesome and long-barrel waves especially during September.
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