Mindanao is the main island of the Mindanao Island Group, which comprises the southern portion of the Philippines.
Mindanao is the second largest island in the country at 104,630 square kilometers, and is the eighth most populous island in the world. The island is mountainous, and is home to Mount Apo, the highest mountain in the country. Mindanao is surrounded by 4 seas: the Sulu Sea to the west, the Philippine Sea to the east, and the Celebes Sea to the south, and the Mindanao Sea to the north. Of all the islands of the Philippines, Mindanao shows the greatest variety of physiographic development. High, rugged, faulted mountains; almost isolated volcanic peaks; high rolling plateaus; and broad, level, swampy plains are found there. The island group of Mindanao encompasses Mindanao island itself and the Sulu Archipelago to the southwest. The island group is divided into six regions, which are further subdivided into 26 provinces.
Mindanao has a warm and humid tropical climate.
The Davao International Airport (DVO) has the following flight options:
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hello ,i have visited mindanao several times over the last few years -mostly cagayan de oro city ,but also cities in the south ,such as davao general santos and other areas.
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