What is the other name for Lake Sebu?

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What is the other name for Lake Sebu?

Lanaw Sbù

Lake Sebu
Native name Lanaw Sbù (Tboli)
Basin countries Philippines
Surface area 354 ha (3.54 km2)
Max. depth 34 m (111.55 ft)

What is the description of Lake Sebu?

Lake Sebu is one of the Philippines’ most important watersheds and a major provider of irrigation to the provinces of Sultan Kudarat and South Cotabato. It is located in the ancestral domain of the T’boli and Ubo tribes. The DOT has promoted the lake as one of the prime eco-tourism destinations in Mindanao.

What is the tribe in Lake Sebu?

The two major tribal groups in Lake Sebu are the Tboli and Ubo tribes.

What makes Lake Sebu beautiful?

Lake Sebu offers bounteous and ravishing landscapes that are all sights to behold — a place worthy to be added on your bucket list. From its lush, virgin forests, abundant biodiversity, rich and diverse culture of its native tribes, the kindness of its people also makes Lake Sebu a fairytale-like experience.

Why should we visit Lake Sebu?

What is the meaning of Lake Sebu?

Lake Sebu, officially the Municipality of Lake Sebu ( Tboli: Benwu Sbù, /sbuʔ/; Hiligaynon: Banwa sang Sëbu /səˈbuʔ/; Tagalog: Bayan ng Sëbu ), is a 1st class municipality in the province of South Cotabato, Philippines. According to the 2020 census, it has a population of 81,221 people.

Where to go in South Cotabato?

Perched in the highlands of South Cotabato is the town of Lake Sebu, home to the indigenous T’boli and Ubo tribes and an emerging eco-tourism and adventure destination in Southern Mindanao.

How to go to Lake Sebu from Davao City?

Davao City to Lake Sebu Take a bus from Davao Ecoland Terminal to Marbel. Travel time is at least four (4) hours and fare is around P350 (as of 2017). From Marbel Terminal catch a van straight to Lake Sebu or one via Surallah.

How to reach Lake Sebu from Marbel?

At Marbel Terminal, catch a van to Lake Sebu (travel time takes 1.5 hours) but schedule is unpredictable and limited.

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