Travel Guide: Basul Island, Surigao City, Surigao Del Norte

Basul Island is located in the province of Surigao Del Norte. It is the nearest island from Surigao City and its beach has a light-brown sand. Basul is a small island and there are no rooms available in the island but there are several open-air cottages that are for rent. There's an entrance fee of 50 pesos per person plus 100 pesos boat docking fee being collected by the islands' caretaker.

How to get there:

From Manila, go to Surigao City. You can travel to Surigao City either by ship, plane or by bus. From Surigao City, go to city port and rent a motorized banca to Basul Island.

Travel Time:

Manila to Surigao City - by plane: 1  hour and 15 minutes.
by boat: 20 to 24 hours.
by bus: 18 to 22 hours.
Surigao City Port to Basul Island - 20 to 30 minutes.
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