Take on the much-awaited vacation to the island garden paradise. Make sure to follow these steps for a smooth and safe trip to Samal Island:


1.      Book your flight and accommodation

Travel authority and medical clearance are no longer required when traveling to Davao. However, you would need to book your flight and accommodation prior. Download your details and make sure to have a copy when you travel for easier reference.

2.      Fill up the Health Declaration Form

All travelers must fill-up the Davao City Health Declaration Form through this link:

Make sure to have the following ready:

●       Address in Samal

●       Flight details

●       Photo of government-issued ID, school ID, or birth certificate

●       Photo of your boarding pass


Once completed, submit the form, and you will receive your printable HDF document. Have a copy of this during your travel.


3.      Sign up for SafeDavao QR Code

SafeDavao is Davao City’s official contact tracing. This must be presented when entering establishments. Register for your unique QR code through this link:

Have a copy of your QR code in easy access for a smooth wander around the town.


4.      Download Traze App

All airport passengers coming from any terminal in the Philippines are required to use the Traze Contact Tracing mobile app upon entry to the airport, as mandated by the Department of Transportation (Philippines). Please download and register an account in the Traze contact tracing app prior to arrival at the airport. The app is downloadable in App Store, Google Play, App Gallery, and Galaxy Store.