the city of island adventures

City Hall

Pursuant to Republic Act No. 6134, Surigao was converted to a chartered city on August 31, 1970 with Pedro Espina as its first city mayor.

Zaragoza Rock Formations

Unique rock formations approximately 20 feet high stands out against a backdrop of dense coconut trees and nipa palms ( Nypa fruticans) and covers an area of one hectare.

Basul Island

A tiny island at the entrance of Hinituan Channel with fine white sand mixed with assorted shells rims.

Ipil-Mabua Pebble Beach

A contiguous layer gray of pebbles.

Birok Islet Coral Reef

A small shell beach surrounded by vast mangroves and close to a reef.

Silop Cave

Stalagmites and stalactites dominate the chambers, accessible through its twelve entrances. It is approximately 7 kilometers from the city proper.

San Pedro Cantiasay Footbridge

This wooden footbridge is among the country's longest at 391 meters, connecting Sibale and Nonoc Islands.

Real Property Rates

Real Property Rates
      (Php per Sq.M.)
  (Php per Sq.M. per month)
Commercial Property    
       Lots  P5,000.00 – 30,000.00 -
 Buildings - P200.00 - 700.00
Warehouse - 100.00 - 300.00
Residential Property    
      Houses / Apartment - 50.00 - 175.00
      Lots 1,000.00 – 5,000.00 -
Note: prices vary depending on location and quality of structures
Real Property Taxes
Basic Tax 1.50 % of assessed value
Special Education Fund 1.00 % of assessed value
Total 2.50 % of assessed value
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