Vanishing Island in Samal is a popular tourist destination in Davao del Norte, Philippines. The island gets its name from the fact that it appears and disappears depending on the tide. During low tide, the sandbar is visible, and tourists can walk on it and explore the shallow waters. During high tide, the island disappears underwater.
Vanishing Island is known for its crystal-clear waters, which are perfect for swimming, snorkeling, and diving. The island is home to various marine creatures such as fish, corals, and starfish. Tourists can rent a boat or join a guided tour to visit the island, which is located a few kilometers off the coast of Samal Island.
Aside from enjoying the beach and water activities, visitors can also enjoy local food and drinks from the vendors on the island. Some tour packages may also include a visit to nearby attractions such as Hagimit Falls or the Monfort Bat Cave.
Overall, Vanishing Island is a must-visit destination for beach lovers and nature enthusiasts who are looking for a unique and unforgettable experience in Davao.