With Siargao that’s recently been getting the attention in the online scene, it’s no wonder that many people flock to go this once a hidden paradise for surfers and beach bummers. With all that you see in social media, there is more to do really than just surfing. Siargao Island includes all those tropical island vibes gives, great white sand beaches, crystal clear waters, paradise environment, cool people, perfect waterfalls and awesome rivers. Siargao 4D3N Itinerary
But for people who only have a few days to spend on the island, what could be the best experience to get or the best places to visit in Siargao?
Here’s a suggested 4D3N itinerary when you are already in the wonderful Siargao Island.

Getting to Siargao

From Manila: Siargao 4D3N Itinerary

By flight, you can fly directly from Manila to Siargao via Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific Air. You may check or book your flights via our most trusted flight booking app – SkyScanner. Check here to check for direct flights to Siargao from Manila.

From Butuan:

If you happen to have not found a flight directly to Siargao, you can still go to Siargao via Butuan (which we did). For the complete guide from Butuan City to Siargao, please visit this article.


Enjoying your 4D3N Stay in Siargao

In a short span of 4D3N, you definitely wouldn’t be able to complete your bucket list without the help of travel agencies, and so months before we got there, we contacted one of the most trustful agencies in Siargao, GotMarked Tours, managed by a good friend of ours, Mark Roa.
We highly recommend getting the Land Tours and Island Tours that they offer. If you think you still have more time, you definitely could check for the new tours they are offering, the Northland Tours, covering areas that are quite different from the most visited ones.

Siargao 4D3N Itinerary

Here’s the suggested Siargao 4D3N Itinerary for you to enjoy most of your time on the island.

DAY 1: Arrival in Siargao Island

12:00 PM: Arriving in Siargao Island
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Check-in to hotel
2:00 – 6:00 PM: Explore General Luna
– visit Cloud 9
– Stroll around the beach
– take 1 hr surfing lesson (Php 500)
6:00 – 9:00 PM: Explore Dining options
– Eat at Chef Justice Siargao or Mama’s Grill
– Go to Boulevard for night drinks with friends
9:00 PM onwards: Back to the hotel and rest Siargao 4D3N Itinerary

Cloud 9 Siargao

Chef Justice Siargao

Mama’s Grill


DAY 2: Land Tour Siargao 4D3N Itinerary

6:00 AM: Prepare for quick breakfast
7:00 AM to 5:00 PM: Start of Land Tour with GotMarked Tours
– Coconut Mountain View
– Sugba Lagoon
– Kawhagan Island (Optional add-on)
12:00 PM onwards: Lunch and continuation of the tour
– Magpupungko Rock Pools
– Maasin River
6:00 PM onwards: Explore Dining options Siargao 4D3N Itinerary
– Alternatively, you can visit the well-known pubs in the area

Coconut Mountain View

Kawhagan Island

Sugba Lagoon

Magpupungko Rock Pools

Maasin River

DAY 3: Island Tours

6:00 AM: Prepare for quick breakfast
7:00 AM to 5:00 PM: Start of Tri-Island Tour and Corregidor Island Tour with GotMarked Tours
– Corregidor Island Tour until lunchtime (or Sohoton Cove + Bucas Grande)
– Naked Island
– Daku Island
– Guyam Island
6:00 PM onwards: Explore Dining options
– Alternatively, since this basically is the last night, you can go to the most popular pub in General Luna, the Rum Bar, where locals and tourists meet at night. Siargao 4D3N Itinerary

Corregidor Island

Corregidor Island

Naked Island

Daku Island

Guyam Island

DAY 4: Going Home

7:00 AM: Prepare for breakfast
8:00 AM: Stroll around the beach
– or just like what we did, we had our 1 hr Surfing Lesson
9:00 AM: Take more photos of the area
10:00 AM: Back to the hotel to prepare for check-out
12:00 PM: Check-out at Hotel and head to the airport

Surfing Lesson at Cloud 9

Where to Stay in General Luna, Siargao

The best area to stay in Siargao Island is the town of General Luna. There are plenty of options for a hotel. If you are looking for a good one, check our first list of Siargao Best Hotels. Siargao 4D3N Itinerary

Isla Cabana

If you are traveling on a budget and looking for the cheaper options to stay, here are our recommendations for those with less than P1500 budget per night.

  1. Siargao Diver’s Club
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  2. Barrel Spot Surfhouse
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  3. Calypso Surf and Dive
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  4. Tres Islas Hostel
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  5. Yay Lodge
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  6. Villa Solaria Resort
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  7. Balay Hayahay
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  8. Yolly’s Tourist Inn
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  9. Yayay Villa
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  10. The Courtyard Siargao
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  11. I Love Siargao Hostel
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  12. La Luna Island Resort
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING
  13. Mad Monkey Hostel Siargao
    – check rates via AGODA | via BOOKING


Our Siargao getaway wouldn’t become more awesome if not for the team of the tour agency who catered our tours. An awesome weekend awaits especially with GotMarked Tours!

GotMarked Tours

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Lunch Served by GotMarked Tours at Corregidor Island

Travel Tips and Tipid Tips for Siargao

  1. For flights, to get a cheaper one, always check SkyScanner. Download their app now so you can check for deals every day.
  2. For food, if you don’t want to spend a lot of cash on food, you can check out local eateries or carinderias. A decent meal could only cost you around Php 30 to Php 50, unlike well-known restaurants where a single meal could go from Php 80 to Php 500.
  3. Always care for your safety. Check highways left and right before crossing to avoid accidents.
  4. Wear sunblock or sun protection. We recommend Dermplus SPF 130 for sunblock and a rash guard for total sun protection of your skin.
  5. Accommodation with pool tends to charge from Php 2000 to Php 10000 a night. If you are not on a honeymoon or are backpackers, you can always opt for a hostel type or dorm accommodation and or homestays.
  6. Always wear a smile so everything will feel so light and nice.
  7. Rent a motorbike only if you know that you will be able to use them a lot. Motorbike rental costs Php 500 per day or Php 350 per day if you are renting for three consecutive days or more. Siargao 4D3N Itinerary
  8. Make sure to bring a power bank because you definitely will be taking a lot of photos.

Siargao truly is one breathtaking island with so much to do. If you can spend at least a week or a month in this beautiful island, you definitely will be able to see so much more than what the online guides could give you. You will get to taste the way of the locals and definitely, you have lived the life of an island person.