Cagayan de Oro City is one of the most visited cities in Mindanao not just because of it’s lively economy, but also with it’s interesting tourist spots. Being one of the most progressive city in the province of Misamis Oriental, it has something to showcase to visitors when it comes to interesting places and things to do.
Tourists love to visit this city since there are many parks and museums. Add up zipline adventures, chasing waterfalls, white water river rafting and more outside trips for families and friends.
TOP 10 Tourist Spots in Cagayan de Oro City
1. Cagayan de Oro River
Cagayan de Oro River is one of the famous tourist spots in Cagayan de Oro City. The river is very known for it’s whitewater rafting. For this very reason, CDO is being dubbed as the Whitewater Rafting Capital of the Philippines.
Adventure seekers will surely love the whitewater rafting experience and this activity is currently being promoted by the Department of Tourism in the Philippines as the main tourist attraction in the city. Cagayan de Oro River also serves as a natural boundary between Bukidnon and Cagayan de Oro.
2. Macahumbus Hill Cave and Gorge
Macahumbus Hill Cave and Gorge is one of the historic tourist spots in Cagayan de Oro City. It is where, at the times of war, we the Filipinos first won our battles against the Americans back on June 4, 1900.
It is a cave where you can enter at one end the pass through the other end. The exit of the cave will lead you to a beautiful view of the Cagayan de Oro River.