White sand beaches, mountain resorts with eco-adventure activities, fresh seafood, exotic fruits, colorful flora and warm smiles. Spread on 244,000 hectares, Davao City is one of the largest cities in the world and serves as the hub of commerce and industry in the Southern Mindanao Region.
The majestic Mt. Apo looms over the city and is home to a number of animals, including 118 butterfly species and 272 species of birds, and the great Philippine eagle. The biodiversity of the environment and its charming people underscore the fusion of both the indigenous and cosmopolitan lifestyle.