The Beaches of Glan,
the largest town in the Sarangani province, boasts of world-class beach
resorts and rich fishing grounds. The terrain of Glan is characterized
by flatlands, rolling hills and mountains. Most land areas have been
converted to agriculture and fishponds.
town of Glan is bounded on the east by Davao Del Sur, on the north by
Malapatan town, on the west by the South China Sea, and on the south
by Sarangani Bay.
Many foreign and local tourists
flock to the area during summer because of its splendid beach resorts.
The sorrounding waters, particularly in Gumasa, Baliton and Margus areas
are rich fishing grounds. As many as 2,400 species of marine animals
have been found in the bay. The dominant catch include yellow-fin tuna,
shipjack, and mackerel.
Glan can be reached from
Manila and Cebu by airplane going to General Santos City and a 45-minute
drive from the airport.