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Cloud 9 is the ultimate destination in the Philippines for surfers. It is the most popular surfing spot in the country and is the venue for the annual Siargao Cup which happens between late September to October. Siargao is open to local and foreign participants and is the first and longest-running international surfing tournament in the Philippines.
What makes Cloud 9 a favorite among seasoned surfers is the thick, hollow tubes and barreling right-hand waves that can reach up to 5 to 6 meters high. The waves in Cloud 9 has been described as a deathride and are forceful thus recommended for advanced and expert surfers only.
Cloud 9 was featured on Surfer magazine in 1993 and was listed 8th in the World’s Top 50 Best Surf Spots by CNNGo.
P200 pesos ($4 USD) – Surfboard rental (per hour)
P500 pesos ($10 USD) – Surfboard rental (per day)
P500 – P1,000 pesos ($10 – $20 USD) – Motorbike rental (per day)
P1,500 pesos ($30 USD) – Island tour
P50 pesos ($1 USD) – Entry to Cloud 9 boardwalk
Swim at the beach during high tide as it gets shallow during low tide.
This attraction is located on Siargao Island in General Luna, Surigao del Norte.
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NEED TO KNOW
Consuming alcohol is allowed at this attraction.
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit this attraction to avoid crowds is early in the morning usually before 8:00 AM.
This attraction is always open.
Fees require payment in cash. Credit cards are not accepted at this attraction.
Food & Drink
Food and drinks from outside the attraction are allowed at this attraction.
Pets are not allowed at this attraction.
Smoking is not allowed at this attraction.
Please dispose of your trash properly or take it with you. Don’t Trash the Philippines!
The Philippines are beautiful islands … let’s all ensure they remain this way.
TIPS & HACKS
The following are recommended items for this experience:
Long-Sleeve UV Shirt
The following are some photos of this attraction.
The following is a video of this attraction.
The following are other points of interest nearby:
- Doot Beach
- Tayangban Cave Pool
- Magpopongko Rock Pools
- Blue Cathedral Dive Spot
- Jacking Horse Surf Spot
READ MORE: Siargao Island Visitors Guide
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