Butuan Vacations & Travel Packages!
Often referred to as Butuan City, Butuan is a highly urbanized city in the Philippines. The city is located at the northeastern part of the Agusan Valley. It is bounded by Butuan Bay to the northwest, by Agusan del Norte to the west, north, and south, and by Agusen del Sur to the east. The city is said to be the gateway in the Northern Mindanao towards the attractive places in Mindanao. However, the city is more than just a gateway and boasts interesting destinations.
Places of Interest in Butuan
Butuan’s National Museum
A wonderful spot for visitors who are history and archeology buffs and want to rediscover the roots of Philippine civilization, Butuan’s National Museum displays some of the most significant archaeological findings in the country, especially the Balangay. The museum is located at Doongan in Butuan City.
Balangay Shrine Museum
Located five kilometers east of Butuan, Balangay Shrine Museum is the graveyard of the Balangay 1 dated 320 A.D. or 1688 years old. balangays are the seagoing outrigger boats. The balangays are the one of the oldest-known artifacts in the country.
Delta Discovery Park
A hotspot for typical thrill seekers, Delta Discovery Park is a 1.3-kilometer long zip line sufficing the thirst of adrenaline junkies for adventure. The park holds the current longest zip line record in entire Asia.