Surigao City is one of the many amazing tourist spots in the Philippines. Many of the attractions available will bring the tourists closer to nature. Tourists will be able to enjoy beautiful beaches, natural spring and not to mention beautiful lushes' trees growing around the city. Surigao City is a perfect getaway for those who want a little retreat from the bustling big cities.
The best time to fly to Surigao City for ideal weather would be between May and June. Throughout the year, the city shows very minimal temperature change. It is mostly hot all year round with rain falls on occasional. However, between May and June, the weather is bright and sunny, with minimal to no rain at all. Therefore it is suitable weather to go exploring and visiting the local tourist's spots. It is also not so humid during these months. It is also not the peak month. Therefore, tourists do not have to worry about forking out too many expenses while being in Surigao City.
Laguindingan Airport – The Laguindingan Airport is the main airport that serves the area of Cagayan de Oro, Iligan and a few other provinces such as Misamis Oriental, Lanao del Norte, Bukidnon and also Mindanao. This airport is classified as a Principal Domestic Airport, which is also the second busiest airport in the Philippines. This airport is located around 46 kilometers from the city center, Cagayan de Oro, 57 kilometers from Iligan and only 4.17 kilometers from Laguindingan. This airport has been operating since June 15, 2013. The airlines that operate in this airport is Cebu Pacific, Cebgo, Philippines AirAsia and also Royal Air Philippines.
Surigao Airport – Surigao Airport is the only airport in the whole of Surigao del Norte province in the Philippines. It is a very small and humble airport located in Barangay Luna and is classified as a Class 2 principal. It is a minor domestic airport. The airport only has one runway that is designated 18/36 and measures 1700 metres. There is only one airline that operates here and it is Cebu Pacific operated by Cebgo. The only destination that it goes to would be to Cebu. Previously in 2017, the airport had major damage due to an earthquake and it took up to two weeks to repair. However, now it is operating as per usual.
On average, Surigao City has a maximum temperature of 30 degrees Celsius, while the minimum temperature would be 23 degrees Celsius. Therefore, tourists who would be travelling to Surigao City might want to keep these in mind and prepare beforehand. This is because the temperature does not vary much throughout the year. Tourists might want to take extra caution during December to April as the wind are stronger caused by the Monsoon. However, there will be the calmer wind from June to October. Therefore, this might be a better time to visit the city.