Siargao Island is a tropical paradise located in the Philippine province of Surigao del Norte. The Magpupungko Beach, which is popular among visitors ,located at the Municipality of Pilar.
Magpupungko Rock Pools is one of the most popular tourist attractions on Siargao Island. These natural pools are created from water left behind in a coastal rock formation when the ocean recedes at low tide. The water in the pools is brilliant blue and incredibly clear, making it a popular spot for swimming and snorkeling. This teardrop-shaped island has steadily grown in popularity over the past few years and is often referred to as the surfing capital of the country.
Access : Coordinates: 9.67677,126.12.073 / Magpopongko Rock Pools and Flats can be found on the east coast of Siargao Island. 38 km away or 50-minute drive from General Luna.
- Magpupungko Beach. At high tide a beautiful sandy beach that invites you to swim and dive. At low tide, a lagoon with striking rock formations emerges.At Magpupungko Beach you find a series of beach restaurants that also sell juices, sandwiches and souvenirs.
- The visit to the rock pool requires a small entrance fee of only 50 pesos , and 50 pesos more for the motorcycle parking.
- The Magpupungko Rock : In addition to the natural pools, one of the things that can be seen in Magpupungko is the huge rock balancing on the edge.
Go next : Cloud 9 surf zone and boardwalk / main tourist town of General Luna. / Tayangban Cave Pool / the small town of Pilar. / The viewpoint of the 1,000 palm trees in Siargao – El mirador de las 1.000 palmeras en Siargao.