- Resort type: Beach resort
- Landscape: Seacoast, Riverside, Tropical Forest, Hills
- What to do: Mountaineering, Culinary Tourism, Diving & Snorkelling, Natural Parks & Reserves, Wellness Tourism, Historical & Architectural Monuments, Gliding & Paragliding, Yachting & Sailing, Hiking, Caves, Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, Festivals & Carnivals, Shopping, SPA, Nightlife
Dipolog is a city in the Republic of the Philippines situated in the south-west of the Mindanao Island. It is a capital city of Zamboanga del Norte Province. The city has access to the Sulu Sea. It is 120 kilometres away from Pagadian and 93 kilometres away from Oroquieta City. The total area of the municipality is 135 square kilometres.
The lovers of ecological tourism and natural sights should definitely come to Dipolog to enjoy the view which is revealed before your eyes from the Linabo Peak. The tourists usually go to see Sungkilaw Falls and Libuton Cave. Do not go past Cogon Eco Park on the territory of which you can go hiking or camping. Another interesting place is Mount Malindang Natural Park, which is 50 kilometres away from Dipolog.
The beach areas can offer everything you need for extreme water activities. You can try your hand at diving, kitesurfing, sailing, yachting, parasailing and windsurfing. In the suburbs of the city, you can go climbing, horseback riding, paragliding, canyoning and trekking.
Lee Plaza, Novo Center and Asialink offer a good shopping experience. At night, you are welcomed in the clubs Centro, Fatcat Superclub и Dipolog Magsaysay. The foodies will treat themselves to the traditional Philippines dishes in Tonino’s and Jollibee.
The event tourism is supported here by Katkat Sakripisyo Festival and Feast of Saint Vincent Ferrer.
Marine air and a favourable climate make this place a good destination for the wellness tourism. People who come here feel much better. You can have relaxing spa treatments and a massage in a wellness centre Dipolog Massage Spa.
You should not miss the chance to take a walk across Dipolog Sunset Boulevard, see Our Lady of Most Holy Rosary Cathedral and visit Tulwanan Village. If you take a tour to the historical and architectural monuments of the province, you will see the Rizal Shrine.