Davao city is located on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines. This city is the largest city in the world, has an area of 244,00 hectares, or 8% of the land area of Southern Mindanao region of Region XI. Davao city is highly urbanized and among the largest in the world, leaving ample space for environmentally friendly expansion and development.
people in Davao is friendly, very honest and they follow rules.
If you ever ride a taxi in Davao their drivers here in giving you change down to the last centavos. It’s safe to say Davao is on of my top choice of destination and here are my Top 6 Destinations to visit in Davao.
6 Destination To Visit Davao
1. Philippine Eagle Center
Davao is also known as the home of Philippine Eagle. Philippine Eagle Center is the home of Philippines Eagles, which are cared, bred and is tasked to protect and provide sanctuary to Philippines Eagles.
Philippine Eagle Center has increased its entrance fee prices last august 2015.
From PHP 100.00
To PHP 150.00
From PHP 50.00
To PHP 100.00
(Kids below 18-yrs old & below)
Address: Davao City, Davao del Sur
2. Gap Orchard Resort
Gap Orchard Resort also is known as GAP Farm if another top favorite weekend destination for Davaoeño. It’s a field trip, You can learn about Philippine myths like kapre, tikbalang and nuno sa punso. Ride and swing, go on a carabao ride.
Address: Green Meadow, Ma-a, Davao City 8000
3. Malagos Garden Resort
Malagos Garden Resort is another tourist destination in Davao. This paradise is quietly nestled in cool highlands of Barangay Malagos in Calinan, Davao City. This place was so pretty. And you should try their churros dipped in chocolate while staring at the beautiful and serene surroundings.
- Assorted Tropical Plants
- Century Old Durian
- Fruit Bearing Trees
- Rare Orchids
- Native Ornamental Plants
- Bird Park
- Butterfly Sanctuary
- Wildlife Species
Address: Bgy. Malagos, Calinan, Davao City
4. Davao Zorb Park
Those who want a different kind of thrill, Zorb Park is perfect for you, they have Zorbing is an adventured in Davao City for sports enthusiasts. Zorb Park is located in Davao Crocodile Park, Diversion Road, Maa, Davao City.
- Huge Ball
- Zorby Experience
- Adrenaline Rush
- Rolling Under The Sun
Riding Fee & Schedule
Php200.00 / one ride
Open from Monday to Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
5. Davao Crocodile Park
Davao Crocodile Park is considered as one of the key tourists attractions in Davao City, Philippines. It boasts thousands of its self-nurtured Crocodiles as a wide choice of flora and fauna. It’s definitely a home of wildlife animals which are taken care of. It’s one of a kind zoo which has different animals such as crocodiles, birds, monkeys and much more.
Address: Crocodile Park Complex, Riverfront Corporate City, Diversion Road, Ma-a, Davao City
6. Eden Nature Park and Resort
Nature Park and Resort is a mountain and paradise located in Davao City, Philippines. This place is about 90% man-made, located 3000ft above sea level of the City.
- Herb Garden
- Rainbow Garden
- Herbal Medicine Garden
Address: (Sales Center) Matina Town Square, McArthur Highway, Matina, Davao City
If you have other places that make Davao a great place of destination, Please do let us know or leave a comment below.