Stones are dominating and not the white sands!
Mabua Pebble beach located in barangay Mabua, Surigao City is one of the unique beaches in Caraga Region as well as in the Philippines. Piling of amazing smooth stones paraded the beach for miles in a clear blue ocean and never ending horizon against the backdrop of Surigao mountains. One of the lovely showcases in Mabua the amazing presence of countless oval-shaped stones, and how it became the shoreline landmark for a million years to build. Maybe, Mother Nature shows its way how to invent such particular unique place in Caraga.
In the late afternoon, You can take your sit in these pebbles facing the ocean and witness how sunset began to surprise you with its lovely dive into the ocean as sunset rays spread into the waters that glitter the whole scenery. It will take your breath away.
Along the other side of the shoreline, be adventurous sometimes, and you will discover neighboring beauty – the Looc Beach, the same characteristics when you discover Mabua Pebble beach. Trekking the mountains to the other beach, and witness the breathtaking view down below.
Location: Barangay Mabua, Surigao City, Surigao del Norte, Caraga Region
How to get there: From Butuan City by bus or van to Surigao City, then riding a tricycle or multi-cab in going to Mabua.
Distance: It will take for estimated 2 to 3 hours from Butuan City to Surigao City, then from the terminal of Surigao City you can take a ride on tricycle or multi-cab just for 15 minutes going to Mabua Pebble Beach.