Kubol at the Quezon National Forest Park

Kubol Park Atimonan Quezon National Forest Rest Area Small Huts Size History Construction Cottage History Description Resort Refreshments Nature Hiking Trail Kilometer Distance Bicol The Kubols at the Park in Atimonan, Quezon Province is located at the Rest Area at the Quezon National Forest Park. The Kubol savors the natures cool ambiance while taking your favorite snack or meal. Atimonan, Quezon is a coastal municipality located 175 kilometers south of Manila. It is traversed by the Maharlika Highway, which extends up to Bicol Region that links the regional and provincial movements to Manila. Atimonan is located 173 kilometers (107 miles) southeast of Manila. Continue reading

The Park Lagoon at Quezon National Park

Park Lagoon Quezon National Park Atimonan Ate Monang Rock Rest Stop Location Size Depth Camping Hiking Trail Swimming Fishing Camping Picnic Length History Resort Description Elevation Fish Water The Park Lagoon is located at the Quezon National Park in Atimonan in Quezon Province. The Quezon Forest Park Lagoon is an a favorite stop-over of motorists to take their souvenir photos. It is a rustic scene of rural folks taking a bath and fishing. A statue of Ate Monang, the towns founder was built on top of a huge rock. One can walk around the lagoon and watch the fishes swimming at the lagoon or they can unpacked their baon and settle themselves to a hearty meal at the tables available while enjoying the songs of birds and insects or watching the colorful butterflies. Atimonan is located 173 kilometers (107 miles) southeast of Manila. It is traversed by the Maharlika Highway, which extends up to Bicol Region that links the regional and provincial movements to Manila. Continue reading

The Cueva Santa Cave in Atimonan

Cueva Santa Cave Quezon National Park Barangay Malinao Ilaya Atimonan Quezon Location Entrance Cavern Size Hiking Trail Depth Distance Difficulty Visit Tour Guide Stalactite Length Stalagmite Map The Cueva Santa Cave is located at the at Quezon National Forest Park. Situated in Barangay Malinao Ilaya in Atimonan, the cave illustrates a number of stages of the earths evolutionary history and contains on-going geological processes. It has vast network of narrow horizontal passages and vertical shafts. Given the proper study, the caves huge and complex network of cave passages can provide a clear, complete and accessible record of Atimonans geomorphic and climate changes. Located within the Quezon National Park, the cave has the following features: Length of cave : 32 meters Degree of Difficulty : easy Maximum size of party : 10 persons Average time taken : 1 hour. Atimonan, Quezon is a coastal municipality located 175 kilometers south of Manila. It is traversed by the Maharlika Highway, which extends up to Bicol Region that links the Continue reading

Roman Catholic Church in Atimonan Quezon

Roman Catholic Church Atimonan Quezon kapitan francisco location history construction architecture layout parish schedule mass wedding priest statue tour visit structure Building convent worship The Roman Catholic Church is located in Atimonan in Quezon Province. As the seat of the towns history, religion and culture, the church was constructed amidst great devastation caused by both man and nature. The first church was built in 1640 but was burned by the Dutch. A second church made of stone was built in 1643 but was partially destroyed by fire in 1648. The third church was rebuilt around 1683 and 1698 under Kapitan Francisco Katindig through hard labor but it was seriously damaged on August 30, 1937 by an earthquake and suffered additional destruction during World War II bombing of Atimonan. Today, additional renovation and restoration were made including the landscaping of the church plaza with the support of the people of Atimonan. Atimonan, Quezon is a coastal municipality located Continue reading

The Baltak Fishery Reserve in Atimonan

Baltak Fishery Reserve Balubad Atimonan Quezon artificial reef marine sanctuary fishing cement structure history construction pyramid concrete structure size length wildlife aquatic species info The Baltak Fishery Reserve is located in Balubad, Atimonan in Quezon Province. The Baltak Fishery Reserve is an artificial reef based marine sanctuary, constructed and managed by a local fisherfolk organization and fully supported by the Local Government of Atimonan. The original cement structure was installed underwater in 2003. Currently, the reserve has seven concrete pyramid structures, the latest of which is a 17 foot high, eight 8 layered structure. The submerged concrete surfaces are now home to a number of coral species, sponges, algae, and bivalves. Scores of red snappers with size ranges from 1-5 kilograms dominate the area, while hundreds of jacks of differing sizes, graceful batfishes and marching pompano accompany divers visiting the area. Atimonan is a coastal municipality located Continue reading

The Magsaysay Falls in Atimonan

Magsaysay Falls Atimonan Quezon Park location waterfalls hiking trail water size swimming length river basin camping depth stream creek height distance flow tour picnic bathing nature guide history The Magsaysay Falls is located in Atimonan in Quezon Province. The Magsaysay Waterfalls are located a kilometer away from the National Road in Barangay Magsaysay. The Magsaysay Falls consist of forest reserve area with waterfalls flowing down the river stream, and is near the Quezon National Forest Park. Atimonan, Quezon is a coastal municipality located 175 kilometers south of Manila. It is traversed by the Maharlika Highway, which extends up to Bicol Region that links the regional and provincial movements to Manila. Atimonan is located 173 kilometers (107 miles) southeast of Manila. Continue reading

The Palanyag Cave in Atimonan

Palanyag Cave Sapaan Atimonan Quezon Location Cavern Entrance Limestone Bats Length Hiking Trail Difficulty Kilometer Depth Height Tour Guide Visit Barangay Layout Map Passageway History Discovery The Palanyag Cave is located in Sapaan, Atimonan in Quezon Province. Palanyag Cave has a long and narrow passageway with several smooth tunnel-like sections which are very well decorated. On first glance, the dark and quiet passageways may appear nearly devoid of life. But surprisingly, this cave has all the ingredients for making great caves. It has large deposits of limestone, seemingly bottomless pits and bats. Located at Barangay Sapaan, the cave has the following features: Length of Cave:285 meters/ Degree of Difficulty : easy to hard / Maximum Size of Party : 20 persons / Average Time Taken : 2 hoursĀ  175 kilometers south of Manila. It is traversed by the Maharlika Highway, which extends up to Bicol Region that links the regional and provincial movements to Manila. Atimonan is located 173 kilometers (107 miles) southeast of Manila. Continue reading

The Malusak Cave in Atimonan

Malusak Cave Atimonan Quezon Location Entrance Cavern Cathedral Chamber Ceiling Hight Column Stalactite Talaba Summit Road Barangay Difficulty Tour Hiking Trail Difficulty Kilometer Distance Depth The Malusak Cave is located in Atimonan in Quezon Province. Malusak Cave has cathedral-size chambers with soaring ceilings, towering columns and stalactites in colors ranging from bright white to rich red and yellow. Spelunking in the whole cave only takes an hour. However, even if Malusak cave is small, it is still a great place to reconnect with nature, explore rock formations, and see all kinds of bats. It is too easy for public access with just 10-minute walk from the Talaba-Summit Road, a provincial road. Located at Barangay Malusak and 15 minutes away from Atimonan, the cave has the following features:Length of cave : 107 meters/ Degree of Difficulty : easy/ Maximum Size of Party : 20 persons/ Average Time Taken : 45 minutes. Entrance fee to the cave is P10. Atimonan, Quezon is a coastal municipality located 175 kilometers (107 Continue reading

The Iskong Bantay Watchtower in Atimonan

Iskong Bantay Observatory Tower Atimonan Quezon Watchtower History Construction Moro Pirate Attacks Francisco Tandas Defender Bricks Repair Location Map Observation Bicol Description Spanish Info The Iskong Bantay Observatory Tower is a watchtower located n Atimonan in Quezon Province. The Iskong Bantay Watchtower was built in 1752 as an observation and defense tower to determine weather condition and to warn the town folks of impending moro pirate attacks. Named in memory of Francisco Tandas, popularly known as Iskong Bantay, chief defender of the town in the raid of 1872. Atimonan is located 175 kilometers southeast of Manila. It is traversed by the Maharlika Highway, which extends up to Bicol Region that links the regional and provincial movements to Manila. Continue reading

The Quezon National Forest Park

Quezon National Forest Park Atimonan Quezon Location Sierra Madre Mountains Pagbilao Pedro Burgos Atimonan Province Sapinit Malaki Maliit Amao Sapang Ulo Guitong Creek Location Kilometer Distance The Quezon National Forest Park is located at the heart of the Sierra Madre Mountain Range, and in the municipalities of Pagbilao, Padre Burgos and Atimonan, all within the Province of Quezon. The park is traversed by Sapinit Malaki, Sapinit Maliit, Amao, Sapang Ulo, Guitong Munti, Guitong Malaki and Nalubog Creek. “Geological Features: Consist of natural features such as caves, waterfalls and limestone formation. The park offers panoramic view of lowland areas. It is traversedby the Daang Mahalika Famous scenic portion of the road is the Bitukang Manok compared to Kennon Road of Baguio. Continue reading