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From Surigao City, you can go directly to its port where motorized boats to Socorro dock and from Socorro hire another boat going to Bucas Grande. Alternatively, you may skip the main town of Socorro and head straight to Bucas Grande by catching a van (P120.00) or bus going to Claver, get off at the Hayanggabon Port **Tandag City** and transfer to a boat going to Bucas Grande.

Claver proper(poblacion) It’s called Revlun Pensionne, a simple accommodation located on the second floor of a commercial building. They offer two room types: the small double room for 600 pesos and big double room for 800 pesos.

From Claver poblacion It took about 20 minutes to get to Hayanggabon

From Siargao
From Dapa Port in Siargao, catch a ferry going to Socorro. There are ferries that leave in the morning and in the afternoon, fare is around P100.00. From Socorro hire another boat going to Bucas Grande.


Hayanggabon Port 4000peso big boat can accommodate 20-25 people ,45 minutes arrived in the Sohoton Reception Center

Where to Stay
Budget travelers may opt to stay in these places that are managed by local people’s organization and cooperatives:

Cinnamon Island Cottage
Managed by Strengthened Association of Volunteers for the Environment of Sohoton (SAVE Sohoton)
Rate: P2,500/room per night with free breakfast (for 1-5 person); additional P500/person in excess of five
Contact No: +639488205835 Roldan (Operations Manager)

Tiktikan Lake Cottage
Managed by three people’s organization named TASG
Rate: P150-200 per person (Open air cottage)
Contact No: +639399047019 Dodo (Sohoton Tourism Operations Manager)

SIFAI Cottage
Managed by Sohoton Integrated Farmers Association Incorporated
Rate: P1,000/room per night (good for 3 persons)
Contact No: +639399047019 Dodo (Sohoton Tourism Operations Manager)

Another alternative is to stay in Socorro town proper. The municipal training center have dorm type room with shared toilet and bath for as low P200/night per person.

http://www.lakwatsero.com/destin ... ional-park-socorro/

socorro portside pension house

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Accommodation & Restaurant
Bucas Grande Balanghai Hotel, located at portside, Poblacion Socorro, Surigao del Norte.

Evergreen Lodging House, located at A. Taruc St. Poblacion Socorro, Surigao del Norte.
D. Alabat Beach House, located at Bgy. Taruc, Pooblacion Socorro, Surigao del Norte.
Double E Restaurant, located at A. Tauc St. Poblacion Socorro, Suirigapo del Norte.
Socorronhon Kitchenette at Public Market, Socorro, Surigao del Norte.

1. One (1) Day Tour at Sohoton Cove and It’s Vicinity
This tour package is intended for tourists who are extremely in tight schedule but just squeezed their time so they can savor the beauty of the famous Sohoton Cove and its vicinity. Tight as the schedule might be, but the Tour Coordinator shall see to it that the visitors can have first hand experience and enjoy the exhilarating experience  while in  Sohoton Cove, have fund and thrill at Hagukan and Magkukuob Caves, swim with the non-stingy Jellyfish and visit Tiktikan Lagoon as well as its neighboring Bolitas and Crystal Caves. For more details on the 1-Day Sohoton Eco-Adventure Tour Itinerary and Budget, just click and have a look at the PDF File below . .

http://tarlaquenotraveler.blogsp ... town-of-claver.html
http://tarlaquenotraveler.blogsp ... ande-islands-1.html
http://tarlaquenotraveler.blogsp ... n-bucas-grande.html
http://tarlaquenotraveler.blogsp ... islands-3-club.html
http://tarlaquenotraveler.blogsp ... lands-4-hidden.html
http://tarlaquenotraveler.blogsp ... ande-islands-2.html


Pump-boat ride:

Surigao to Socorro trip - 12:30 noon at Pantalan #2 (daily)
Dapa to Socorro Trip - 7:30 – 8:00 A.M. (daily)
3:00 – 4:00 P.M. (daily)
Cantilan to Socorro Trip - 9:00 – 10:00 A.M. (daily)
http://www.amazingsiargao.com/in ... e&id=106&Itemid=143

Rate of island hopping tour of Bucas Grande Islands (including the transfer from Hayangabon Port in Claver or Socorro town proper) ranges from P1,500-P2,000 per day for a boat that can accommodate up to 10 or 15 passengers; P500-P1,000 for boat that can accommodate less than 10 passengers
You may contact the Sohoton Tourism Operations Manager Dodo at +639399047019 for boat reservations, booking on Titikan and SIFAI Cottage and other inquiries about Sohoton

Siargao 跳三島是1500p