Mindanao is the second-largest and southernmost major island in the Philippines. The island is divided into six administrative regions: the Zamboanga Peninsula, Northern Mindanao, Davao Region, Soccsksargen, Caraga, and the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).
The region is blessed with diverse and stunning natural landscapes. It is home to majestic mountains, lush rainforests, beautiful waterfalls, and pristine white-sand beaches. Popular tourist destinations include Mount Apo, the highest peak in the Philippines, Lake Lanao, the second-largest lake in the Philippines, and the Enchanted River in Surigao del Sur.
In terms of tourism, Mindanao offers a wide range of attractions and activities. Visitors can explore its natural wonders, experience unique cultural festivals, and enjoy outdoor adventures such as diving, trekking, and surfing. The island’s warm and welcoming people, known for their hospitality and friendliness, add to the overall charm of Mindanao as a destination.