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Cotabato City

Cotabato City – Attraction destination can’t be missed

Are you planning a romantic and meaningful tour with your lover? Please try to think about the beautiful Cotabaco City as an ideal place for your love trip this summer.

Cotabato is an attractive and beautiful tourist city of Philippines. It is not so famous as Manila capital or Cebu – the city of queen. But when coming to Cotabaco, visitors will have quite special and attractive experiences with a rich natural space, and very unique and charming natural scenes.

Visiting Cotabaco, you will have opportunities:

  • Taste the local delicacy “pastil”, rice topped with sauteed chicken strips and wrapped in bana leaves
  • Explore other attractions of the city: Kutawato Cave, Tamontaka Church, Old City Hall, People’s Palace or New City Hall, Al Jamela Weaving Center, Brassware producers in Barangay Kalangalan, Sultan Kudarat Monument, markets and barter trade centers, etc.
  • Asik-Asik Falls of Alamada - jewel of the Philippines.

Located in Alamada in the North of Cotabato, Asik-Asik waterfall’s 60 m high, 140 m wide and the water here is said to have healing powers. It is ranked in the top 5 most beautiful falls in the world by the Tripadvisor. The Creator loved and gave the land a sacred, majestic waterfall and here is considered the precious jewel of Cotabato people in particular, the Philippines in general.

  • Check-out Kibucay Falls of Upi
  • See the Blue Lagoons of Margues, Datu Odin Sinauat
  • Go to the Pink Mosque of Datu Saudi Ampatuan

How to get there:

By air: Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific have daily flights from Manila to Awang Airport of Datu Odin Sinsuat, the gateway to visit Cotabato City by air.

By road:You can come here by road from many areas of Mindanao. Buses, Jeepney and minivan connect the city with Midsayap, Koronadal, Lebak, Pagadian, Kidapawan, Marawi, Iligan, General Santos, Davao City and various destinations in Maguindanao.

Multicab and tricycles are the usual means of transport to go around the city, the minimum fare is P7.

As a charming and refreshing destination, surely this place will hold your feet forever without leaving. Let us plan for you to visit this beautiful city and drop yourself into the nature of heaven and earth!