Cagwait White Beach is a locals’ favorite place in Surigao del Sur. It has fine white sands, and a lovely beach where families and friends can enjoy all together.

Cagwait White Beach is located in Cagwait, Surigao del Sur, around 30 kilometer from Tandag City.

It is also famous because of its Kaliguan festival that is held every last week of June, yearly enjoyment to pay tribute to St. John the Baptist. During the festival, they have a Search for Perlas ng Kaliguan Pageant and other shoreline fun activities.

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How to get to Cagwait?

From Tandag City

  • Go to Tandag bus terminal and take buses bound to Butuan or Davao.
  • Another option is to take a jeepney ride to Aras-asan, Cagwait, and travel time of an hour. Tell the driver to drop you off at Cagwait Beach junction. From junction, take a habal-habal or tricycle to Cagwait beach

Where to Stay in Cagwait White Beach?

There are a few resorts and accommodtion around the area that are not available online. I advice you to ask when you are in Cagwait white beach to be sure.

One of the common accomodation is the LGU Cagwait beach resort which is also affordable.

Ever since when I was young, we always go to Cagwait white beach to celebrate birthdays, weddings, and we even go here without any occasions at all. Cagwait white beach is a perfect place to enjoy the sand and the beach without going too far from our hometown, Tandag.

We got her last September, after our mandatory quanratine, It was a fun and quick dip but it was all worth it.