Hijo Resorts Davao 10 Ways to fall in love with Tagum

03 Oct 10 Ways To Fall In Love With Tagum’s Banana Beach

Beach, pool, forest walk, fishing, river cruise and oodles of fun in 24 hours.
What makes the Banana Beach Resort in Tagum City unique? Here are 10 exciting reasons why you should visit it soon:

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1. Banana Beach stands out among white-sand beaches because of its long stretch of black sand.  Swim, snorkel or dive to see the teeming coral life, or get on the banana boat for an adventuresome ride.

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2. It is part of a vast banana plantation, yet has a forest reserve that houses endemic Philippine trees like rattan and anahaw.

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3. Philippine long-tailed macaques and wild boars have found their sanctuary in the forest reserve.

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4. Within the plantation are coconut trees from which coconut sugar, coconut syrup, coconut vinegar, coconut sap and fresh buko juice are sourced.

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5. The resort’s infinity pool not only provides a cool refuge from the heat of the sun but it also has a sunken bar that serves, among others, refreshing and cold fresh banana smoothies and monkey tail.

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6. Aside from the forest tour, Banana Beach also has a river cruise that acquaints you with mangroves, the K’gan tribe living along its banks, and the fishes, crabs and other species in its waters.

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7. It has a fishing spot that not only allows you to catch your own fish for cooking, but also serves it, Halal-certified, in its restaurant.

 

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8. You have a choice between airconditioned and open-air cabanas when you want to sleep or just stay away from the sun.

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9. The Banana Beach Restaurant serves delicious plated breakfast that gives you a choice among tapa, danggit, bangus, bacon, corned beef and sausage and eggs cooked in different ways.

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10. Adjacent to the Banana Beach is the Plantation House (Lanikai) that invokes memories of hacienda living.

With all these 10 qualities, are you not tempted to try out the Banana Beach?


How to Get There:

Major airlines fly daily to Davao City from Manila and Cebu. Tagum City is an hour away by land from Davao City.

Bus Fare is Php95-110 (US$2.21-2.56). Van fare is Php70-90 (US$1.63-2.10). Take a multicab jeep to Madaum at PhP15 (US$0.35) per head.

Private vehicles can take the Panacan route out of Davao City to Tagum City then turn right for the road leading to the Hijo Plantation in Madaum before reaching the city proper.


Source: Ida Nanette Damo | http://www.choosephilippines.com/go/islands-and-beaches/4349/banana-beach-tagum-city/

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COCO Sugar

Harvested at first light, sap from coconut flower buds are collected by Hijo Plantation’s dedicated farmers. Within the day, the sap is refined and packaged into Hijo’s Coco Sugar.


This product is rich in healthy nutrients that help maintain cholesterol levels, proper digestion, manage weight, increase immunity, and provide relief from chronic diseases.


Enjoy the best of nature that Hijo offers in every pack. Made from 100% pure coconut sap

Nutritional Facts

Serving size 2tsp (10g)
Serving(s) Per Container About 33


% Daily Value
Total Fat 0g 0%
Sodium 20 mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 14 g 5%

Protein less than 1 g
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000-calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

COCO Syrup

One of the most unique attributes of Coco Syrup is that its main ingredient must be harvested by moonlight. This process helps the syrup maintain its distinct taste, maintain cholesterol levels, proper digestion, manage weight, increase immunity, and provide relief from chronic diseases.


Enjoy the best of nature that Hijo offers in every bottle.

Nutritional Facts

Serving size 5 tsp (28g)


% Daily Value
Total Fat 0g 0%
Sodium 20 mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 14 g 5%

Protein less than 1 g
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000-calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Natural Buko Juice

A product of the Hijo Tall coconut trees, Twin Rivers Natural Buko Juice helps increase your body’s metabolism, boosts blood circulation, promotes weight loss and cleanses your digestive tract.


Amount per container 350mL
Calories 40 Calories from Fat 0


Potassium 19%
Calcium 3%

Protein less than 1 g

Nutritional Facts
% Daily Value
Total Fat 0g 1%
Saturated Fat 0 g 0%
Trans Fat 0 g 0%
Cholesterol 0 mg 0
Sodium 20 mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 10 g 3 %

Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000-calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Calamansi Puree

A portion of each Calamansi harvest is set aside to be juiced and naturally processed into syrup, bringing out a strong and distinct sour flavour. Completely made on the plantation and rich in vitamin C, our Calamansi Puree can help rejuvenate your skin, help manage your weight, and flush out body toxins.


Enjoy the best of nature that Hijo offers in every bottle.


Serving size 30mL
Vitamin A 0%
Vitamin 50%
Calcium 0%
Iron 0%

Nutritional Facts
% Daily Value
Total Fat 0g 1%
Saturated Fat 0 g 0%
Trans Fat 0 g 0%
Cholesterol 0 mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 28 g 7%
Dietary Fiber less than 1 g 0%
Potassium 19% Calcium 3%
Sugar 23 g
Protein less than 1 g

Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000-calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.