Davao’s Famous Malagos Garden Resort

After visiting the Philippine Eagle Center in Malagos, we had a quick stop in Malagos Garden Resort to view and take photos of their popular orchid garden. The Resort is a 12 hectare inland Nature Theme Resort located near the Philippine Eagle Park.

Waling Waling Orchids at Malagos Garden Resort
Waling Waling Orchid

They offer fully serviced air-conditioned overnight cottages, with Bath tubs, Hot and cold showers, veranda, TV, mini bar, telephone. The resort has 2 restaurants, function rooms, and pavillion that can accomodate 750 guests.

Vanda Orchids at Malagos Garden Resort
Vanda Orchid

It is home to the Philippine Orchid, Vanda Sanderiana, commonly referred to as the Waling Waling, indigenous birds and other wildlife species, the Malagos Gardens Amazing Bird Show and sculptures of Philippine National Artist for Sculpture Napoleon Abueva. Truly a unique blend of art, commerce and nature amidst the cool mountain breeze of the highlands of Davao City.

Poinsettia at Malagos Garden Resort
Poinsettia at Malagos Garden Resort

How to Get There:

Malagos Garden Resort is around 27 kilometers from the city center and 32 kilometers from the airport. It can be easily reached by Private or Public transportation.

Airport Shuttle. Arrange for our Shuttle to pick you up from the Airport for a minimal fee. Contact us for more details.

By Car. Kindly see the map as shown below. (use map in brochures). Travel Time from City Center 30 minutes – 45 minutes.

Anthurium at Malagos Garden Resort

By Public Transport.

a. Taxi. The taxi will bring you to Malagos Garden Resort. Travel Time from City Center 30 minutes – 45 minutes.

b. Bus and L300 Vans. City Center to Calinan and Vice Versa. Leaves the Bankerohan terminal every 15 minutes. Travel Time approximately 45 minutes – 1 hour.

The terminal for Annil Bus and L300 Vans are located at the corner of Quirino Avenue and San Pedro Extension, Bankerohan, Davao City (at the back of International Bank). It will also pass through SM City Davao, Roxas Avenue (Aldevinco Shopping Center/Marco Polo), Acacia (Madrazo Fruit Stand) and Quirino (Central Bank).

c. Motorcycle. Calinan to Malagos Garden Resort and Vice Versa. Travel Time 5 – 10 minutes.Upon arrival at Calinan, transfer to a Tricycle or Single Motorcycle.


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