Passig Islet, Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur

Passig Islet, Sta. Cruz, Davao del Sur

1-passigIt is not uncommon in the Philippines to find little islets situated near bigger islands. Being an archipelago, this is already a common occurrence. However, this does not mean that people who witness these islets do not feel any wonder and amazement anymore because common as they are, these islets still exhibit the great mysteries and beauty of nature. Such is the case of the used-to-be secluded Passig Islet in Digos. The first inhabitants of the little island were the staff of the Provincial Anti-Illegal Fishing – Task Force. Since the island gets almost submerged with water during high tide season, the staff slowly reclaimed some parts of the area. After which, different trees were planted including the more important mangroves. Then, a footbridge was constructed connecting PASSIG to the mainland, however, the bridge was slowly overcame by decay. Now, the place could be reached by boat for P200.  You can opt not to rent cottages but if you wish for better accommodation the closed cottage is worth P500 while the open ones are P300. Though the place does not collect any entrance fees, visitors are encouraged to hand out any amount for donation to help in maintenance cost.



Entrance Fee:

  • Adult – PHP 15.00
  • child – PHP 10.00


  • Small – PHP 100.00
  • Medium – PHP 150.00
  • Large – PHP 250.00
  • Cottage with room – PHP 500.00.

Function Hall – PHP 5,500.00

No Corkage but cooking there is disallowed.


  • Aqua-Eco Park
  • Cottage
  • Function Hall
  • Generator(only prior to bookings and negotiations from the national capitol)
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on Jun 16, 2011

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Comments (11)

  • Angeles de la Camara

    We are traveling to Mount Apo from Spain on 31th december 2015. How can we make a reservation. We will be travelling by car. How can we get to Passig islet?

  • Cleo claudine

    Pwd ba mag overnight stay?
    And any contact number for inquires?

  • Ampy

    hi, may pwede bang icontact for reservation?
    here’s my mobile # po 09106432013

  • Cje

    Jeff, baka aircon ang boat nyo.

  • Dianne samocino

    we want the contact number for reservation sana for tomorrow… plsss… thanks

  • Jeff nazareth

    guys ito must read: pumunta kami ng pamilya ko sa lugar na ito, sa entrance sabi 20 pesos lang daw ang boat fare, pero pagdating namin sa wharf sabi sa amin ng bangkero ay magbayad daw ako ng 180 pesos kasi subra daw kami sa 8 ka tao{ 9 kami lahat} sabi ko kong ganaon eh kukuha na lang ako ng ibang bangka for 20 pesos, sabi di raw yon pwede..! gagohan talaga..! ito pa:!!! sobrang dumi ng tubig dagat,daming basura..! bumubula ang tubig sa dumi!!sayang ang pagod ko sa pagpunta ko sa lugar na ito..!

  • Joan

    plan naming pumunta dito by next week can we ask the contact number sino ang e txt for inquiries please or email thanks

  • mike

    hmmmmmm may contact no. ba kayo? kindly contact me?

    if kong may sun kayo better po….

    heres my mobile no. 09485435538

  • Mabelle maboot

    pwede buh ang overnight stay?!magkano ang entrance and cottages if ever?!

  • Hi, is it safe to bring toddlers to passig islet? I’m concerned with crossing to the island through a boat. Are there any life vests in case there are problems?. We are planning to go there next week.

  • ayessa

    mag kano mag pa exclusive overnight?

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