The Philippines is one of the well-known holiday destinations among the visitor. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Philippines is Siargao. Siargao is a beautiful tear-drop shaped island in the Philippine Sea located approximately 801 kilometers southeast of Manila in the state of Surigao del Norte. Siargao is one of the Philippines’ last untouched island and beach getaways. The island is increasingly becoming an attraction to local and foreign tourists, surfers and non-surfers alike. It is a laid-back island stop where life turns around General Luna Town on the east coast and its surfing spots in front of the Pacific Ocean. Many best locations can be found on this island. Dip in the natural infinity pools and beach of Magpupungko in the city of Pilar or hop and lounge under the sun in the sand bar and beautiful white sand islands off General Luna. If you like adventure, you can dive and explore the underwater caves and pristine sites around the island or paddleboard in Sugba Lagoon. You can also go bird watching or fishing. Do not forget to meal with delicious fresh kinds of seafood and other local delicacies as there are vast selections of food that you can try on this island, including the exotic local delicacies like 'balut.'
The climate in Siargao is tropical year-round with an average temperature of 28-34 degrees Celsius. Siargao or Philippines has only two main seasons, which is dry and wet seasons where rainfall can be heavy during the monsoon or wet season and humidity during the hotter months can reach almost high. The best time to visit Siargao would be in between December until February when the weather is warmer with light rain. During this season, the sun shines bright, resulting in clear open skies with the winds blow mildly suitable for outdoor activities at Siargao. The off-peak season is in between July until September where the climate during that season cannot be predictable and typhoons can sometimes occur anytime. It is advisable for visitors to update the weather reports before going to this island. During this season you will find cheaper flight tickets and hotel deals. It is best to plan your trip well so you may enjoy travel in the best environment.
Godofredo P. Ramos Airport - Godofredo P. Ramos Airport is also well known as Caticlan Airport and recently the Boracay Airport. The airport serves the part of Malay and the vicinity. This is the airport for those who wish to go to Boracay since it is nearest to the city. The airport is in the top 7 busiest airports in the Philippines. The airport was previously named after a former member of the Congress who was a native Malay. The airport has a runway of 2 kilometers and a width of 45 meters. It can only support aircraft as big as an Airbus A321 which is a bit longer than Boeing 737. Some of the airlines that operate here are Cebu Pacific, Philippines AirAsia, Air Juan and few more. The routes are only for domestic locations. Godofredo P. Ramos Airport has many interesting shops and diners within the airport so you can shop or eat while waiting for the aircraft to arrive or depart. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of public transportation available in Boracay Airport for the visitors.
Sayak - Siargao Airport - Sayak Airport also well known as Siargao Airport. This airport is serving the public area of Siargao Island, located in the province of Surigao del Norte in the Philippines. The airport situated in Barangay Sayak in the city of Del Carmen, where the airport got its name. There are direct flights to Siargao Island from Cebu four times a week on Cebu Pacific. Flight time is approximately 50 minutes depends on your destination. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of light public transportation available in Sayak Airport for the visitors to use. There are four daily flights operated by Philippine Airlines from Caticlan-Boracay to Siargao.
Siargao climate is under the heat of the sun for most of the time. Usually, it will be warm and sunny throughout the years with little rains except for typhoon season which the weather cannot be predictable with heavy rains and thunderstorm. The average maximum temperature in Siargao is around 25 and 31 degree Celsius, while the average minimum is about 19 and 22 degree Celsius. While around December until February will be crowded because it will be the warm and enjoyable season of the year. If you plan to visit Siargao during this season, make sure you book your flight and hotel early as two months in advance for a lower price.