Twin Lakes of Balinsasayao & Danao, Dumaguete City

(3.6/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web)
Occupuying an area of unspoiled nature, Twin Lakes of Balinsasayao & Danao invite you to swim in their clear waters, boat to their waterfalls, and breathe their fresh area. After a bumpy ride from the city of Dumaguete, you go down some steep steps to reach the first lake. Choose your way to enjoy here—swim, snorkel or dive in the clear water, get a paddle boat to the spot from which you can access the other lake or visit the waterfalls. If you’d rather stay on land, hike to the other lake, or put up a tent and take in the peace and beauty of the place. The restaurant on site provides good food--including fern salad--as well as a viewing deck and restrooms. Use our Dumaguete City holiday planner to visit Twin Lakes of Balinsasayao & Danao on your trip to Dumaguete City, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • It's a long walk down the stairs from where you can park your car, but the lake is beautiful. I wish I had time to explore the other lake, but only got to see the first one.  more »
  • It's one of those places I thought I'd never see, experience or even existed in the Philippines. It's very clean! You can row yourself around the lake on boats. It would be great though if they have a...  more »
  • Well maintained place. Beautiful scenery. You need a good vehicle to go up. They have food available. The boat ride is a must. The air is cool and climbing to the mountain is a must.  more »