Davao City is the center of Metro Davao, the second most populous metropolitan area in the Philippines. The city serves as the main trade, commerce, and industry hub of Mindanao, and the regional center of Davao Region. Davao is home to Mount Apo, the highest mountain in the Philippines.
- 1830 (Pinagurasan), June 29, 1848 (Nueva Vergara), 1867 (renamed Davao)
- 13 m (43 ft)
Davao City is a gateway to Mindanos, one of the Philippines’ largest islands, and home to Mt. Apo, one of the highest mountains in the archipelago. In Davao City, lovers of durian can eat their fill beneath a sculpture dedicated to the pungent fruit. Essential Davao City Do Places to see, ways to wander, and signature experiences. 2022
Davao City, city, southeastern Mindanao Island, Philippines. It lies at the mouth of the Davao River near the head of Davao Gulf. The city is the leading regional centre for southeastern Mindanao and encompasses about 50 small ports in its commercial sphere. Pakiputan Strait, formed by offshore Samal Island, shelters both Santa Ana, an urban ...
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"Davao City is the regional center of Davao Region. It is the most populous city in Mindanao and the third largest city in the Philippines. Known for its bustling economic activities, urban build-up and modern amenities, Davao City is one of the most important economies in the island, and the third most important urban center in the Philippines.
Located in Davao City, 18 miles from SM City Davao, Malagos Garden Resort provides accommodations with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a restaurant. Malagos Garden Resort is a family friendly place to connect and appreciate nature.