There are a lot of people who plan their vacation ahead, and that would be a good thing for you to avoid surprises and hassles. We aim to help you plan to bring the most relevant things you can use while staying on the island. These will be the things you should bring to Siargao Island
While you can easily find those things on the island, it’s always better to buy and carry them around as they can be expensive when you realize that you need that thing right there.
Recommended (Things you should bring to Siargao Island)
We will try to list down, the most recommended things you should be carrying around while staying and enjoying your island adventure.
You should be carrying sunblock lotion as the temperature in the island would be as hot as you are. There is no joke if you are to visit in the summer and plan to do island hopping or island adventure. In places like corigidor or the the 3 famous islet in General Luna called Naked Island, Daku Island, Guyam Island.
We recommend that Cetaphil Sun – Light Gel 118 mL SPF 118 + UVA (UVB) This product offers high broad spectrum sun protection against UVA/UVB rays for both face and body. A lightweight sunscreen that is highly water resistant and suitable for sensitive skin, making it ideal for everyday protection.
Apply approximately 20 minutes before sun exposure. Apply generously and allow to absorb into the skin. Re-apply as needed.
2Water Proof Travel Bag
In Siargao Island, you will likely to be wet all the time as most of the fun is in the beach and or lagoons. Having a waterproof bag will save you time and hassle. You can take care of your extra shirts and shorts and also keep all the devices such as cellphones dry.
We recommend a waterproof bag, called Ocean Pack – Water Proof Travel Bag.
3Power Bank for Cellphones and other Portable Gadget
While we really enjoy the island vibes, we sometimes find our self alone in the beach. Watching the sunsets and people passing by, finding our self and resonate with the view of the horizon. There are moments where we spend so much time alone and away from the outlet. In this time, often dried out our cellphone battery. This is where we recommend that you always bring your power bank with you.
We recommend Romoss Sense 6 20000mAh Dual Output Power Bank to address this problem. This device has a strong compatibility capability called IR-charge Tech, rated to be compatible with most cell phones. It is a high capacity Grade A cell used to assure you the highest quality and reliability with 20000mAh. It can charge your battery 3-5 times before it will run dry. It has a portable and light design makes it more convenient to carry in your pocket or purse.
To comply with the Local Government Units (LGU) environmental policy of the Island of Siargao. We encourage the tourist to bring their reusable water bottle to minimize the pollution in the island. We can protect and preserve the beauty of the island from plastics waste by following simple government rules and regulation. This is not an order for you to buy new, but if you already have water bottle you can definitely bring it with you.
In case that you are looking for a perfect water bottle, we recommend for you to look QuiFit 2L Tritan Water Bottle With Straw & Time Marker. This is an ideal water bottle for you having a functional design using a screw cap and grip, an easy-filled mouth opening. It has a carry handle and motivational time markings and is transparent with scale a very good design to make a plan to drink water every day. Having a large capacity (64 ounces) of water lets you enjoy one full water bottle for the entire day.
Made of durable eastman tritan material, high quality food grade safety, 100% BPA FREE, odour free and healthy for your daily water drinking or climbing, picnic, travel, hiking, and camping. Things you should bring to Siargao Island
If you are ready for vacation and choose Siargao Island as your travel destination. We recommend that you should also have a pair of aqua shoes aside from your normal flip flops. Unlike flip flops, this shoes can handle sharp rock and avoid getting stung with sea urchin and other sharp materials in the water. Although the beachside in General Luna where all the party happens have good road and great white sand beach.
Where do you need this one is when you go to the pacific side of the island where beautiful rock formations and pools are located. That area has sharp rocks that can be hurtful if you are careless. We recommend you to have the Aqua Shoes – Unisex 36-45.
In order for you to enjoy the night, partying near the beach or in places that usually near plants that attract mosquitoes. You will need a good mosquito repellant, especially if you are staying at a go-to place. We recommend you to bring OFF Overtime Lotion, this will protect you through the night.
If you are easily irritated by annoying sounds from cars and or engines. You will consider to also bring this with you to manage the annoying sound coming from boat rides on island hopping. Travelling takes up 15mins-2hours depending on the distance of your travel or the island where you want to visit. The boat from Port of Dapa to Port of Soccorro takes about 1 hour and 30 mins to 2 hours and 15 mins, plus 30 mins for you to arrive at the famous Sohoton Cove. Things You Should Bring To Siargao Island
Trips from island hopping in General Luna takes around 7-20mins per islet. The famous Sugba Lagoon in Del Carmen takes about 1 hour and 30 mins. We recommend you to bring Tolsen 10pairs Comfort Wear Ear Plug