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Sohoton Lagoon

| Sudlon, Socorro, Surigao del Norte, Mindanao 8416, Philippines
+63 929 125 0809
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quite a drive to jetty, a decent boat ride to lagoon, but absouletly spectacular when you get there... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Timaru, New Zealand
The best island hopping!

It will take you around 2 hrs of boat ride to reach this place. But when you get there, you will be... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Ricky P
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| Sudlon, Socorro, Surigao del Norte, Mindanao 8416, Philippines
+63 929 125 0809
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

quite a drive to jetty, a decent boat ride to lagoon, but absouletly spectacular when you get there , arranged lunch ,island hop,swim just the best day and well well worth it

Thank gavinr17
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

It will take you around 2 hrs of boat ride to reach this place. But when you get there, you will be in awe of everything you see! You can drop by and have photo ops and swimming at Tara resort. You can see the...More

1  Thank Ricky P
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We rent a boat from General Luna, Siargao to get into this place. It was a 1 1/2 hour travel time, but when we arrived in the place the only thing that came to my mind is that it looks like Palawan. And then when...More

5  Thank Cherrie Mae C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

All I see are greens and the clear waters. I am thankful that God almighty created this kind of scenery. The trip from Siargao took us 1 and half hour. From the big boat, there was a transfer to a smaller one. Another transfer to...More

2  Thank anntech01
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place! It was truly heavenly. I cannot believe a place like this one exists! Everyone must go and visit this paradise.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Last year we went to Tinuy-an-Enchanted River-Britania Islands. May of this year, we decided to take a tour to Sohoton-Bucas Grande and everything that's part of it. And gosh, the place did not disappoint! Everything around was just surreal and worth every minute of our...More

2  Thank Milany A
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I've been fortunate enough to see many truly outstanding natural phenomena in the world, and then as a casual trip I dropped onto this magnificent place. I haven't placed any images with my review, there are thousands on the net, but pictures in my head...More

Thank heatseekerandme
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is one of a kind place since you can swim with and touch jelly fish here and they won't sting! The place is great for snorkeling too.

1  Thank Samantha D
Reviewed 23 June 2017

A traveler's experience in Sohoton Lagoon will definitely depend on the coordinator they get in Bucas Grande. Luckily, I was able to have a contact who arranged our visit to Sohoton Cove. The trip was very well organized and we were able to appreciate the...More

Thank aoc827
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Highly commercialized, it was a turn-off for our group. The concept of ecotourism which the operators preach is misapplied and even abused. The place has astounding beauty, with great potentials but there are comparable places that charge far lower fees, greater and easier accessibility especially...More

Thank Budjetsetter
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kyle c
6 January 2017|
Response from Budjetsetter |
No jellyfish or very few in February.
kyle c
16 December 2016|
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Response from paolodecastr0 | Reviewed this property |
yes definitely....tried that...don't worry it's stingless.....the closest place you could do that other than in sohoton is in Papua New Guinea.....do it.... Have fun and happy travels....:):)
23 November 2015|
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Response from anntech01 | Reviewed this property |
I visited there and it took us one and half hour from General Luna to Sohoton. We went there early in the morning with our lunch. The boat cost us 5,000 pesos back and forth. It is not that much since we divided the cost... More