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Address: Mindanao, Philippines

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Alegria is a beatiful beach, but is not good for swimming. Perfect if you want to relax for a while with nobody else around. Even if you find some tourists when you get there, the... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
Adrian A
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Castelldefels, Spain
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

A very nice beach. But since the sun is too strong between 11 and 3 it is better not to choose a beach that takes such a long ride. The shadow at Alegria is not free. You have to pay for a hut. The beach has beautiful sand and sea. It could be cleaner. We found so much garbage. We... More 

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40 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We just looked around and left. So many people sitting around in the huts making noise, drinking, have the stereo on full power and "singing" karaoke. Plastic dirt everywhere. No way to sit anywhere and enjoy the beach. The people from the houses around suggested to return on a non weekend day. We will do... It's not so bad since... More 

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Thank Ste3f-3f
Castelldefels, Spain
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191 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Alegria is a beatiful beach, but is not good for swimming. Perfect if you want to relax for a while with nobody else around. Even if you find some tourists when you get there, the beach is quite long dont worry. It is good option to rent a motorbike in GL and do day trip stopping on the way there... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This beach is a real jewel from Siargao Island. It's located at the North East of the Island in a secluded area. Due to its isolated location, this beach is so peaceful, quiet, clean and simply paradisiac! No buildings or hotels around, just sand, coconut trees, and a beautiful turquoise ocean awaiting for you. You basically own the beach. It's... More 

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Thank MattYas82
barcelona
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61 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We rode a motorcycle around almost all the island, and this is the best beach we found. You just have to cross a palm tree hood from the main circumferencial road.

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Thank joan18112013
Baguio, Baguio, Philippines
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92 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

the sand incline must be over 30 degrees and it's not a very firm ground so that walking can be a great challenge. You can go easily tired in your 20 meter walk. I tried to get as far as I could but have to make a couple of stops to relax my legs, coming back I have to go... More 

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Thank Herman D
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

hi you have time rent a motorcycle or use a motocycle taxi to go around siargao island , this beach in nice and wth white send beach . popular with locals peoples . ideal for 1 day trip

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Thank Peter R
Siargao Island, Philippines
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 6 February 2016

as you come up from the south and hit Pacifico and come through the local towns you will notice all the great beaches this island has to offer here , a very well kept secret of the beautiful white sands to be found along the northern shores of the Pacific , and Alegria is just another jewel in the crown... More 

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Thank mark l
Copacabana, Bolivia
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Take the time to stop at this beautiful beach . The water is so blue and clear . It's a tropical paradise .

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Thank berna_ric
Blankenberge, Belgium
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Quiet secluded beach in Siargo ... Long beautiful picturesque beach far away from the touristic places ... The way going there , by motorbike is an adventure on itself , passing quiet little villages and stunning views ...

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