Visiting Cagayan De Oro will certainly be an exciting and fun trip. Even if you don’t go whitewater rafting and all those other water activities, you’ll find that this Northern Mindanao province has a lot in store for you.

We’ve listed down several tourist destinations you should go to when you’re in CDO. This also includes a quick side-trip to Camiguin Islands which is only a few hours away by ferry.

Macahambus Adventure Park – Experience a thrilling adventure in this park. Try crossing the hanging bridge which 120 feet high while being surrounded by centuries-old trees; go on a zipline, or try the “Slide for Life”.

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High Ridge – Not in the mood for any outdoor activities? Visit High Ridge for a chiller time with nature. With its beautiful view of CDO, visitors can experience the fresh and serene atmosphere of this province. Plus, you can find restaurants within the park should you get hungry.

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Cagayan de Oro River – Alright, it wouldn’t be a list of destinations in CDO if we didn’t include whitewater rafting in the CDO River.

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Amaya View – Formerly known as Sierra Del Oro, this resort is a one-stop-shop for all your vacation needs. From an amusement park to restaurants and cafes, Amaya View is great for a quick getaway from the busy atmosphere of downtown CDO.

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Dahilayan Adventure Park – Experience the longest Zipline in the country at Dahilayan Adventure Park measuring 840m at 90km per hour. This park-slash-resort is also great for families that offer an array of activities to enjoy aside from the zipline.  

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Catanico Falls – Catanico Falls is one of the many waterfalls you can visit in CDO. With its raging waters that pass through boulders and rock formations before cascading down beautifully, this CDO natural spot is one you should check out.

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Kweba de Oro – Kweba de Oro translates to Cave of Gold. In here, you can go spelunking and rappelling as you explore this underground cave.

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Seven Seas Waterpark – This pirate-themed destination is the biggest waterpark in the country. With a dozen slides, a lazy river, and a dual wave pool, Seven Seas is the perfect place to visit with kids and kids at heart.  What’s great about is that it’s only a few minutes away from the city center.

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Camiguin – Though Camiguin is a few hours away from CDO, a day trip to this scenic island will be worth it. Read all about Camiguin and all the beautiful places you can visit while you’re there.

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Cagayan de Oro is packed full of attractions and destinations for every kind of traveler. If you’re planning to travel to this city, consider booking a stay with any of the RedDoorz hotels. Not only will you be able to have a hassle-free and risk-free stay, but you can also save up on your accommodations, giving you more chances to spend more on visiting these destinations and more. Book a room now by visiting our website or downloading our mobile application now!

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