Malungon, Sarangani Travel Guide: Some Existing Spots

by - July 23, 2012

Go on swimming or stroll along the farms – all of these activities and more is what you’ll get as you tour around the landlocked province of Sarangani, Malungon.

A first class municipality located in the province of Sarangani province, Malungon is mostly an agricultural municipality with its economy basing largely on agricultural products. Dried coconut meat is the municipality’s prime economic driver. Animal husbandry is the second biggest economic booster specifically cattle farming. Other agricultural products include coconuts, maize, sugarcane, bananas, pineapples, mangoes, pork, eggs, beef and fish.

The municipality is not only a good area for agricultural products but has also great spots to lay down and relax. Below is a list of existing spots in Malungon

Overlooking Swimming Pool in Vila Garden Resort in Malungon Sarangani

The Villareal Garden Resort is a newly opened garden pool found in Nagpan, Malungon. It has a 25 – meter adult swimming pool for adults and a smaller kiddie swimming pool. Tourists can rest in their 14 open cottages. These cottages may also be used for meetings or camping. The site to which this villa is situated used to be a limestone dangerous curved area. Update: The Villareal Garden Resort is now the Malungon OutPatient Reformatory & Treatment Center For Drug Dependents

If you’re in Malungon, Sarangani, try visiting the JQ Oncada Goat Farm. They have the best breeds of goats with their 2 and half year old pure Boer stud which they got from Texas, USA. Lots of kids are available in their farm. JQ Oncada Goat Farm is located at Malandag, Malungon, Sarangani Province.

The Pacman Farm showcases the sculptures and arts of Mindanao artist Kublai Milan in an enclosed landscape garden and Mango orchard. Within the farm as well is the Manny Pacquiao prayer garden and organic vegetable arrays.

Giant Championship Belt of Pacman in Pacman Farm

Golf fanatics would surely love this 18-hole golf course in Malungon. Located in Sitio Pulatana,Malandang, Malungon the Sarangani Golf and Country Club is only a 30-minute leisure drive from the proper town of Alabel, Sarangani’s capital town. If you are coming from General Santos, the drive is only 40-minute. Its two-storey cottages are of native inspired and provide an outright vista of the golf course’s backdrop – the Mount Matutum.

Malungon is a municipality that can be a good haven for breeding animals. La Hermosa Ostrich Farm is another farm to see in this blessed town of Sarangani.

The Municipality of Malungon truly is worth a tourist’s visit. Not only the town is vested with the richness of its soils, the calmness of the weather it is also a great spot for your vacation hideaway.

photos are owned by: Mark Navales

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  1. Can I pass by this area in going to Davao?  or is it on the way to Gumasa? not quite familiar w/ places after GenSan. :)) Hope to visit this places one day since its just near frm my place. :)

  2.  you can pass this place going to davao

  3. yes you can pass Malungon on the way to Davao from General Santos City. :) more or less 40 minutes away from the Gensan.

  4. Are there available rooms for over-night stay? if there is, how much does it cost?


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