The Philippines is one of the famous holiday destinations among the tourist. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Philippines is Siargao. Siargao is a tear-drop shaped island in the Philippine Sea located 800 kilometers southeast of Manila in the province of Surigao del Norte. Siargao is one of the Philippines' last pristine island and beach getaways. The island is increasingly becoming famous to local and foreign tourists, surfers and non-surfers alike. It is a laid-back island stop where life revolves around General Luna Town on the east coast and its surfing spots facing the Pacific Ocean. Many attractions can be found on this island. Dip in the natural infinity pools and beach of Magpupungko in the town of Pilar or hop and laze under the sun in the sand bar and fine white sand islands off General Luna. If you like adventure, you can dive and explore the underwater caves and unspoiled sites around the island or paddleboard in Sugba Lagoon. You can also go bird watching or fishing. Do not forget to feast with fresh plates of seafood and other local delicacies as there are a lot of arrays 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 29-35 degrees Celsius. Siargao or Philippines has only two seasons, which is wet and dry seasons where rainfall can be heavy during the wet or monsoon season and humidity during the hotter months can be high. The best time to visit Siargao would be between December to February when the weather is warmer with occasional showers. During this season, the sun shines bright, resulting in clear skies with the winds blow gently suitable for outdoor activities. The off-peak season is between July to September where the climate during that season is unpredictable and typhoons can sometimes occur anytime. Visitors should check the weather reports before going to this town. During this season you will find better flight tickets and hotel deals.
Surigao Airport - Surigao Airport is a public domestic airport that connects the city of Surigao City with other places in the Philippines. The airport can be found at Barangay Luna, which is about 7 kilometers away from Surigao City. Just like other airports in the Philippines, this airport is operated by Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines. The airlines that operate in this airport is Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines. Surigao Airport has many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or dine in while waiting for the plane to arrive or depart. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of transportation available in Surigao Airport for the visitors.
Sayak Airport - Sayak Airport is also known as Siargao Airport. This airport is serving the general area of Siargao Island, located in the province of Surigao del Norte in the Philippines. The airport is located in Barangay Sayak in the municipality of Del Carmen, where the airport derives its name from. There are direct flights to Siargao Island from Cebu four times a week on Cebu Pacific. Flight time is approximately 45 minutes depends on your destination. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of transportation available in Sayak Airport for the visitors.
Siargao’s climate is under the hot 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 can be unpredictable with heavy rains and thunderstorm. The average maximum temperature in Siargao is around 27 and 33 degree Celsius, while the average minimum is about 20 and 24 degree Celsius. While around December to February will be the peak of seasons because it will be the warm and pleasant season of the year. If you plan to visit Siargao during this season, make sure you book your flight and hotel early as both fill up quickly.