Mindoro - one of the largest islands of the Philippine archipelago. The name of the island from Spanish (minodeoro) translates as "all my gold.
Most of the island is still unexplored. Mindoro Island is covered by mountains, which divide the island into two parts: East and West. Mindoro is known for its white shores, crystal clear water and colorful coral reefs.
In Mindoro, you will spend time not only relaxing on the beach, but also familiar with local landmarks. You can go to the waterfalls Tamarana and see the life of local tribes to make a trekking in the jungle to visit the lake Nauhan, one of the largest lakes in the country, which is a wildlife sanctuary, climb the mountains.
No less interesting Apo Reef Marine Park and stunning mountain scenery Alkon. There are attractive such wonderful places, like an underwater national park of Puerto Galera with beautiful fish fauna and the relatively strong currents (which are popular due to "drift dive"), the beaches of Sabang, La Laguna, White Beach and Talipanan and waterfalls Aninuan.
To the west of Cebu City is much larger in size island of Negros.
The island is of greater interest to divers. Around the island 12 famous dive sites. Most interesting are the northern and eastern side of the island, where the slack, but the constant flow. From the north island is washed by seas of Sibuyan and Visayan, the south - Sulu Sea.
The island is mountainous, the highest point - Kanlaon Volcano, 2,460 meters above sea level. Mountain areas occupied by tropical forests. Activities: snorkeling, diving and other water sports, canoeing on the lakes, golf, excursions to waterfalls, national market, Marine Laboratory, hot springs, trekking through the mountains, caving, whale watching and dolphins.
The island of Mindanao - the second largest island of the Philippines.
District of Davao City is interesting for its historical sights, shopping - centers, casinos, hotels. The highest mountain in the country, Apo, located in the area. At the foot of Mount Apo is Eagle Preserve. It is designed to preserve endangered species of Philippine eagles. There are also wild animals such as macaques, which simultaneously act as exhibits and as food for eagles, strange as it may sound.
Special attention deserve the plantation of orchids. Very exotic beaches of black sand near Davao. Ideas for excursions: sightseeing tour with a visit to Davao mall Aldevinko, exotic fruit market, orchid farms, or an excursion to Eagle Preserve, visit the National Park Apo. Zamboanga city - a trip to the island of St. Cruz (diving).