MARIHATAG

The Municipality of Marihatag is a coastal municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur. The municipality has a land area of 312.50 square kilometers or 120.66 square miles which constitutes 6.34% of Surigao del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 18,518. This represented 3.13% of the total population of Surigao del Sur province, or 0.71% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Marihatag was part of the Municipality of Lianga and was later made part of the Municipality of Otieza by E.O 445 dated June 6, 1951. Executive Order No. 69 dated September 23, 1954, transferred the seal of the municipal government from Otieza to Marihatag. On June 10, 1955, 1261 renamed the Municipality of Otieza to Marihatag. Republic Act No. 3489 dated June 16, 1962 created the Municipality of Otieza and eventually separated the barrios of Salvacion, Otieza and Santo Niño.

WHERE TO GO IN

MARIHA TAG, SU RIGA O DE L SUR
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Magkalikong Uno</b> <br/>It takes 2 hours walk away from Sabang, Brgy. Mahaba but when you reach the place, all your effort will be paid off. The water is green and you can see a lot of rock formations. In this case, you will be witnessing 2 falls in just one place.
    Magkalikong Uno
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Amontay Resort and Fish Cage</b> <br/>Amontay is a coastal area. They have a fish cage that covered milkfish and lobster. It is one of the best spot for the sunset.
    Amontay Resort and Fish Cage
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Capugo Falls</b> <br/>The Capugo Falls has a 3 tiered falls and it is one of the biggest falls in the Marihatag. It has glowing clear water, surrounded with huge rocks and you can see there protruding rocks.
    Capugo Falls
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> PALASYO</b> <br/>This is away from the sitio. If you will visit there, the first thing that you can see outside is only the trees. But if you go inside, you can see the 3 old trees and 4 big rocks formation. In this place, you can also try a wall climbing using the roots.
    PALASYO
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Pamuhanginan</b> <br/>20 minutes’ walk from Sabang and the way is not yet easy to reach the spot. It is a wide road lined with grass and shrubs and the occasional tall tree.
    Pamuhanginan
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Adgay Falls</b> <br/>It is sandwiched with tall green trees and it has clear water flowing down the rocks.
    Adgay Falls

WHERE TO STAY IN

MARIHA TAG, SU RIGA O DE L SUR
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Marihatag Tree Park and Resort</b> <br/>This site, measuring about 8 hectares alluvial lot. This place is the heart of Marihatag as the center of the tourist attractions. From the name itself, resort has full of trees, fresh air, it has grayish sandy-soil, sea foam color of water. This resort can make you unwind and relax because of the different trees that they have.
    Marihatag Tree Park and Resort
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Mariner's Place</b> <br/>Mariner’s Place and Resort is the perfect place for relaxation and celebration. It features standard guest rooms, 24-hour security, a parking space, and a function hall. Guests have direct to access to the beach.
    Mariner's Place
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> FoodHub 8306</b> <br/>
    FoodHub 8306
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Kanto Uno</b> <br/>
    Kanto Uno
  • <b class="font-bara"><i class="bi bi-geo-fill h4"></i> Nimang Insal</b> <br/>
    Nimang Insal

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