How to Get to Lanuza

Lanuza Surfing GroundsLanuza is accessible by air through Bancasi Domestic Airport in Butuan City and Surigao Domestic Airport in Surigao City. Two of the major airlines in the country (Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific Airlines) have regular flight schedules everyday. Continue reading

Lanuza Surfing Grounds

Lanuza Surfing GroundsWithin the municipal premises, specifically at Doot Poktoy, Zone I Lanuza and also in Punta and Sitio Badiang, the Lanuza surfing grounds definitely possess world class waves comparable to that of Cloud 9 in Siargao. These beach and reef breaks become famous among tourists particularly surfers for its eye-catching and roaring waves. A must see spot for all surfers both local and foreign who are enjoined to compete in the Lanuza Surfing Festival held during the highest eve of tide usually in the third week of November. Continue reading

Lanuza Mangrove Forest

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The Municipality of Lanuza boasts a rich mangrove forest that serves as breeding ground of fishes. This natural ecosystem features 177 hectares navigable estuarine, that winds though a scenic view of burgeoning green vegetation emptying out into the Doot Poktoy surf spot. The local community also takes full obligation in protecting and preserving this promising site which is viewed as one good niche that will increase fish productivity.

Adhika Beach Resort in Lanuza

LanuzaA ten-minute ride from the town proper, Adhika Beach Resort tenders a nice, quite spot for picnicking, swimming and boating. The water is shallow and has pool-like areas during low tide ideally convenient for children. This is composed of various privately owned resort open for business.

Located in Barangay Habag in the Municipality of Lanuza, Adhika Beach is a privately-owned beach resort with cottages and rest house for visitors who will rest overnight.

Lanuza Marine Park & Sanctuary

Lanuza Marine Park SanctuaryThe Lanuza Marine Park & Sanctuary is located in Sitio Cagmino, Barangay Sibahay, 9 kilometers away from the town proper. This 111 hectare Marine Protected Area has been made as a habitat to different aquatic species. Along that guard house is the famous Sanctuary Café which stores hot and cold concoctions and native food of the town. One can enjoy their stay at this community-based project which exudes fresh air and verdant canopies that commensurate to its tranquil environment.

Campamento Cave Park & Silop Spring

Campamento Cave CaragaThis is one of the garrisons of the Japanese soldiers during the Japanese regime. Campamento Cave located in the interior portion near Daniog river and Silop Spring at Silop, Agsam-Gamuton, Lanuza, Surigao del Sur is a naturally preserved structure that Lanzanhons (the people in the area) are very proud of. It has a magnificent formation of stalactites and stalagmites that glows in the dark and shines when hit by light. Continue reading