On the northern side of the Western Mindanao region, Pagadian is the capital city of Zamboanga del Sur province. Although not as well known as other places such as Boracay, Pagadian has a number of wondrous attractions sure to tickle the adventurer within everyone! Go swimming or fishing around the Dao Dao Islands, sunbathe in White Beach or relax in the Lourdes Hot and COld Springs. Explorers can also visit the Lison Valley Falls, Manga Falls and Twin Caves! One of its main landmarks is the Pagadian Rotonda, overlooking a long stretch of road that cuts across the undulating landscape.