The Pagayawan Falls in Bacolod

Pagayawan Falls Pagayawan Bacolod Lanao Del Norte Location Waterfalls Hiking Trail Water Size Swimming Length River Basin Camping Depth Stream Creek Height Distance Flow Tour Picnic Bathing Nature The Pagayawan Falls is located in Pagayawan, Bacolod in Lanao del Norte Province. The Pagayawan Waterfalls has a height of 85 feet and its waters cascades on a basin of volcanic rocks. The waters of the Pagayawan Falls, if harnessed, could generate power that can supply the province of Lanao del Norte and its three neighboring provinces. There is a mineral spring water at its base. If this mineral spring be developed, it could support the whole municipality. Future plans for development of this mineral spring, is already in its offspring period.The Pagayawan Falls is located 32 kilometers away from Tubod. Continue reading

The Mango Groves in Bokod

Mango Groves Bokod Benguet Plantation Location Farm Agricultural Park Fruit Harvest Season Kilometer Province Barangay Farmer History Size Crop Trade Industry Export Price Tour Guide Visit FarmingThe Mango Groves are located in Bokod in Benguet Province. The Mango plantation of Bokod is an agricultural park; tourists are welcome to visit and even some some mangos during the harvest season. The Mango Groves are a potential man-made attraction of the municipality of Bokod. Continue reading

The Gardens of Malasag Eco Tourism Village

Gardens Malasag Eco Tourism Village Cagayan Oro Misamis Oriental Botanical Ecotourism Location Collection Wildlife Reserve Sanctuary Butterfly Birds Deer Tribal House Museum Education Center Cottage The Gardens of Malasag Eco-Tourism Village is located in Cagayan de Oro City in Misamis Oriental Province. The Malasag Gardens features a small wildlife collection of butterflies, birds and deer. The cultural village has tribal houses, a museum, and an education center. It has limited services but the view from the cottages is breathtaking. The Malasag Gardens serves as the learning center for ecotourism, ethnic arts, flora and fauna endemic to Northern Mindanao while at the same time generate revenues and livelihood for the tribal groups. This Eco-Tourism Village is owned and managed by the National Government. Continue reading

The Culajao Mangrove Eco-Park in Roxas

Culajao Mangrove Eco Park Culajao Roxas City Capiz Reserve Size Marine Life Wildlife Biodiversity Nipa Huts Pedestrian Suspension Bridge Tour Bamboo Raft Banca Species Water Location Description The Culajao Mangrove Eco Park is located in Culajao, Roxas City in Capiz Province. This sanctuary has the distinction of being the only community protected and the only mangrove reserve within the city.  This place stretches over 4.69 hectares and is home to diversity of marine life.  Marvel at the wonder of marine biodiversity in several nipa huts interconnected by more than 100 meters long pedestrian suspension bridge or join an educational tour by riding in a bamboo raft or banca to take a closer look at 19 species of mangroves that serve as habitat for a wide variety of fishes, crustaceans, mollusks, and shells while listening to a live composo about mangroves and Barangay Culajao.  Look out also for exotic birds and insects. This reserve is under the purview of Roxas City Government in partnership with PEW Fellows in Marine Conservation and Continue reading

Lake Lanao in Lanao del Sur

Lake Lanao Lanao Del Sur Taraka Gata Masiu Bacayawan Agus River Location Size Depth Camping Hiking Trail Swimming Fishing Camping Picnic Length History Resort Description Elevation Fish Water Lake Lanao is located in Lanao del Sur Province. Lake Lanao has a surface area of 340 square kilometers (130 square miles), making it the largest freshwater lake in Mindanao and the second largest in the entire Philippines. Because of its sheer size, many tourists may mistake it for an ocean instead of a lake. The lake is fed by four rivers contributing water to Lake Lanao which consist of Taraka, Gata, Masiu, and Bacayawan. The lake’s only outlet is the Agus River, which exits southwest into Iligan Bay by the Maria Cristina Falls and Cinnamon Falls. Lake Lanao has an impressive biodiversity and is home to several species of crabs, waterfowl and cyprinid fish, and it has become popular with tourists because of the smattering of attractive and eye-catching mosques around its edges. Through Lake Lanao Continue reading

The Sangbay Falls in Naguilian

Sangbay Falls Gusing Sur Naguilian La Union Location Waterfalls Hiking Trail Water Size Swimming Length River Basin Camping Depth Stream Creek Height Distance Flow Tour Picnic Bathing Nature GuideThe Sangbay Falls is located in Gusing Sur, Naguilian in La Union Province. Getting to the Sangbay Waterfalls requires a one hour hike. From the mountain top water cascades down and splashes through big rocks that give a panoramic view of the stream leading to magnificent falls with an enticing lagoon formed in the base ready to take a plunge of whoever wishes to see the falls. Continue reading

The Palogtok Falls in Bulusan

Palogtok Falls San Roque Bulusan Sorsogon Meadow Location Waterfalls Hiking Trail Water Size Swimming Length River Basin Camping Depth Stream Creek Height Distance Flow Tour Picnic Bathing Nature Palogtok Falls is located in San Roque, Bulusan in Sorsogon Province. The Palogtok Waterfalls is a small waterfall surrounded by the refreshing green meadow planted with carabao grasses and low coconut palms. It is a man-made earthen swimming pool with kiosks of native construction scattered around the pool. It is a pleasant, leisurely 20-minute walk through rolling hills carpeted with green grass, under a canopy of tall coconut trees, as one steps off the Bulusan road down to the place. At the site, one finds a man-made earthen swimming pool where the gurgling water flows from just a few feet up the hillside. It is actually just a mini-falls, but the cool spring water is sweet, refreshing and bracing. Available alongside the pool are picnic cottages. Continue reading

Tubeng Hot Springs in Kibungan

Tubeng Hot Spring Kibungan Benguet Location Temperature Depth Swiming Size Depth Camping Hiking Trail Swimming Fishing Camping Picnic Bathing Length History Resort Description Elevation Fish Water The Tubeng Hot Springs are located in Kibungan in Benguet Province. The Tubeng Hot Springs are suitable for both swimming and bathing. Geologists who have visited the place have determined the water source is from the nearby Mount Kil-kili at barangay Palina.  The Tubeng Springs are are a potential natural attraction found in Poblacion. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading

The Pulangbato Falls in Valencia

Pulangbato Falls Valencia Negros Oriental Location Red Waterfalls Hiking Trail Water Color Size Swimming Iron Length River Basin Camping Depth Stream Creek Height Distance Flow Tour Picnic GuideThe Pulangbato Falls is located in Valencia in Negros Oriental Province. The Pulangbato Waterfalls features a large cascade of reddish water, which is high in iron content. The reddish color comes from the rusting cliff rocks in its path, creating an awesome two-toned waterfalls. The Pulangbato Falls is one of the most popular destinations in Valencia and its two toned waterfalls make for excellent photography. Continue reading

The Bonsai Forest in Dinapigue

Bonsai Forest Sumanget Dinapigue Isabela Landscape Size Hectares Area Trees Height Park Nature Reserve Location Distance Kilometer Tour Guide Visit Map Layout Plant Farm Barangay Province History The Bonsai Forest is located in Barangay Sumanget, Dinapigue in Isabela Province. The Dinapigue Bonsai Park spans a landscape of over 5,000 hectares of bonsai trees, many of which measure up to seven feet in height. The area is accessible by land transport from Baler in Aurora Province and by air from the Cauayan Airport. Continue reading