The capital city of Misamis Oriental, a province situated in Northern Mindanao, Welcome to the Golden City of Friendship, Cagayan De Oro. It is famously known as the “Adventure Capital of the Philippines” because of its popularity on extreme sports events like whitewater rafting and tubing. A safe destination for foreign travelers filled with other must-see spots for both thrilling and relaxing activities.
So if one is planning an ultimate adventure and looking at a breathtaking nature’s wonders getaway, Cagayan de Oro has a lot to offer.
Cagayan River or Rio Grande de Cagayan, the most popular spot for white water rafting in the country. The whirlpools and waves of the river will surely guarantee you a wild river experience ride.
Macahambus Adventure Park, experience the famous canopy walk through a hanging bridge going to the zipline area and reward yourself with a spectacular overlooking view of the town.
Larry’s Hill Adventure Hub, an ideal destination for adrenaline-pumping activities like wall climbing or rappelling, zipline, maze adventures, and more. One can also have a photo or a selfie moment with the giant Transformers heroes Optimus Prime and Bumblebee which is surely instagrammable.
One can visit Cagayan De Oro by plane via Laguindingan Airport which has regular flights daily from Manila, Cebu, Iloilo, Zamboanga and Davao. It is also accessible via bus with regular trips from Pasay or Cubao, Iligan City, Butuan, Balingoan, Davao and various cities and towns in Mindanao. Ferry boats from Manila, Cebu, Tagbilaran, Bacolod, and Iloilo are also available.