The Marmol Cliff in Tuburan

Marmol Cliff Tuburan Cebu Twin Marble Rock Location Stone Boulders Cave Barangay Province Hiking Trail Height Length Tricycle Tour Guide Visit River Stream Low Tide Camping Visit Climb Resort Info Marmol Cliff is located in Tuburan in Cebu province. Located at the northeastern part of the province, the Marmol Cliff is Tuburan’s famous gigantic twin marble rock offering any adventurer ultimate pleasure of experiencing the beauty of nature. The word ‘marmol’ means marble stone. The boulders and spacious cave on the side of the cliff had been useful for Filipino Katipuneros during WWII. More to it, this wide cliff which stands in different heights of over hundred feet with all its enchantment is also the spot where the Maria Cacao & Joaquin Tang-an Story lies. Continue reading

The Pototan Cave in Rapu-Rapu

Pototan Cave Rapu-rapu Albay Bicol Beach Location Entrance Cavern Size Hiking Trail Depth Distance Difficulty Visit Tour Guide Stalactite Length Stalagmite Map River Spelunking History Discovery The Pototan Cave is located in Rapu-Rapu in Albay Province. The Pototan Cave is located just ten feet above the beach line. Inside it runs an underground river that flows into many chambers and passageways where you have breathtaking views of stalagmites and stalactites of various shapes and sizes; and where geological, archaeological, cultural, historical and biological remnants exist. A subterranean river with a depth of 12 feet exists at this cave. Exploring the cave requires at least four hours of time. The Pototan Cave’s entrance is 30 feet high and is shaped like a yawning mouth. The Pototan Cave is located an hour and a half away from Legazpi City. Continue reading

The Lus-ok Burial Rocks in Kibungan

Lus-ok Burial Rocks Tacadang Kibungan Benguet Location Tomb Cemetary Stone Hiking Trail Rocky Terrain Ancestors Tribe Barangay Tour Guide Visit Coffin Casket Lusok Boulder Size Length Distance InfoThe Lus-ok Burial Rocks are located in Tacadang, Kibungan in Benguet Province. These are potential natural attractions found in Tacadang. The rocky terrain of the barangay has allowed the community resident to make use of the rocks as burial site of their ancestors. It needs the approval of the people to open the site for tourists. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading

The Dinog Cave in La Trinidad

Dinog Cave Bahong La Trinidad Benguet Location Entrance Cavern Size Hiking Trail Depth Distance Difficulty Visit Tour Guide Stalactite Length Stalagmite Map Route Spelunking History Discovery The Dinog Cave is located in Bahong, La Trinidad in Benguet Province. The Dinog Cave is an underground cave with water flowing underneath. Not much is knkown about this cave and needs further exploration. The Dinog Cave is a potential natural attraction found in Bahong. La Trinidad is located just north of Baguio City and 215 kilometers northwest of Manila. Continue reading

The Tabbak Tunnel in Kibungan

Tabbak Tunnel Kibungan Benguet Abandoned Mine Cave Stonewall Pyrite False Gold Glitter History Construction Habitat Bats Visit Tour Guide Mining Operation Discovery Safety Depth Length Size ExploreThe Tabbak Tunnel is located in Kibungan in Benguet Province. The Tabbak Tunnal is an abandoned mine exploration tunnel. Its stonewalls contain pyrites, “false gold” which glitter when it reflects light inside the tunnel. It has become a habitat to a host of bats. It is believed that the area may have some mineral lodes but the community residents resisted the mining industry. The Tabbak Tunnel is a potential man-made attraction of the municipality of Kibungan. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. 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

Estaca Hill in Bugasong

Estaca Hill Bugasong Antique Location Mountain Elevation Hiking Trail Summit Map Layout Distance Height Difficulty Trekking Climb Barangay Kilometer Cave Cave Camping History Description Watchtower Estaca Hill is located in Bugasong in Antique Province. Estaca Hill has an elevation of 200 feet with a view of the ocean and the hills adjacent to the community Bugasong. Estaca Hill was once the site of a watchtower to warn residents of invading Moro pirates. The hill is located 43 kilometers from San Jose. Continue reading

Mount Maculot in Cuenca

Mount Maculot Cuenca Batangas Macolod Makulot Location Mountain Elevation Hiking Trail Summit Map Layout Distance Height Difficulty Trekking Climb Barangay Kilometer Cave Cave Camping HistoryBatangas Province. Mount Maculot, also spelled Mount Macolod and Makulot), is one of the highest and most prominent mountains in the province. Standing at an elevation of 2,000 feet (600 meters), Mount Maculot is a favorite destination for mountain trekkers. It is said that the mountain was the last stronghold of the Japanese Imperial Army. Several tunnels built by the Japanese soldiers are present in the area. The name “Maculot” (meaning “kinky”) was derived from the curly-haired aborigines of the place. Continue reading

Two Trees Mountain in Malaybalay

Two Trees Mountain Malaybalay Bukidnon Provincial Park Gawad Kalinga Village Location Mountain Elevation Hiking Trail Summit Map Layout Distance Height Difficulty Trekking Climb Barangay Kilometer Two Trees Mountain is located in Malaybalay in Bukidnon Province. Located beside the Bukidnon Provincial Tree Park, Two Trees Mountain is a favorite destination of the locals. For non-mountaineers, you may take the easy trail via Gawad Kalinga Village. Upon reaching the peak, you will experience a panoramic view of Malaybalay City. The best time to visit Two Trees Mountain is in the mornings so that you can enjoy witness the sunrise and the evaporating fog, revealing the green rice fields. The fourth tallest mountain in the country, Mount Kitanglad, is also visible from Two Trees Mountain. It takes about thirty minutes to hike Two Trees Mountain. Continue reading

The Luyang Cave in San Andres

Luyang Cave San Andres Catanduanes Location Entrance Moro Cavern Sili Size Hiking Trail Depth Distance Difficulty Visit Tour Guide Stalactite Length Stalagmite Map Route Spelunking History Discovery The Luyang Cave is located in San Andres in Catanduanes Province. Inside Luyang Cave are corridors of majestic and huge stalactite and stalagmite pillars and rock formations. Hanging from the ceilings and walls of the cave are numerous bats that inhabit the entire cave. The Luyang Cave is the location where native Filipinos sought refuge against the Moro pirates during the 17th century. The villagers who took refuge inside Luyang Cave covered its entrance with dried tree branches and twigs to conceal the cave, and they used ground “sili” leaves and fruit to discourage the invaders from entering the cave. The pirates eventually found the cave and its entrance; When the invaders finally tried to enter the cave, the inhabitants burned the pile thinking that the smoke would prevent them from going inside. But the wind direction instead blew the smoke towards Continue reading