The Rafflesia Garden in Igbaras

Rafflesia Garden Igcabugao Igbaras Iloilo Flower Species Bloom Lifespan Campground Botanical Forest Mountain Ecosystem Location Park Barangay History Entrance Hours Contact History Rare Specimen Info Rafflesia Garden is home to the world’s largest individual flower, the Rafflesia.The Rafflesia flower can grow up to three feet in diameter and when fully bloomed, has a lifespan of five to seven days. Rafflesia Garden is a popular campground in Iloilo Province for tourists because it has some of Iloilo’s richest series of exceptionally beautiful forested mountains, from lowlands to highlands, large enough to preserve the integrity of the town’s ecosystem. Rafflesia Garden is located in Barangay Igcabugao, 40 kilometers away from Igbaras. Continue reading

Mount Napulak in Iloilo

Mount Napulak Tigbanaba Igbaras Iloilo Mountain Elevation Summit Province Antique Kanlaon Negros Occidental Dental Womans Breast Shape Coral Rock Peak Hiking Trail Tour Guide Location Trekking Camp Mount Napulak is the highest mountain in Iloilo Province. Located in Barangay Tigbanaba in Igbaras, Mount Napulak stands at an elevation of 1,200 feet above sea level. At its summit, tourists can witness breathtaking views of Iloilo Province, Antique Province, Mount Kanlaon in Negros Occidental. Mount Napulak’s shape resembles a woman’s breast where massive coral rock as big as a one-storey building sits on peak, providing an eye-catching view of Iloilo and portions of the Antique Province. The trails getting to the mountain exposes the area’s virgin forests and abundant wildlife. Continue reading

The Guiritsan Falls in Igbaras

Guiritsan Falls Igcabugao Igbaras Iloilo Waterfalls Height Hiking Trail San Remegio Antique Tubungan Miagao Don Benito Acap Southern Perimiter Boundary Water Swimming River Depth Length Camping Tour Guiritsan Falls is located in Igcabugao, in Igbaras, Iloilo Province. From Brgy. Igcabugao proper, you have to climb mountains for almost two hours.  Upon reaching the place, you feel the aura so romantic and so exotic.  Going to the place needs a couple of days. Igbaras is bounded on the north by the Municipality of San Remegio of the province of Antique; east by the Municipality of Tubungan, Iloilo; west by the Municipality of Miag-ao, Iloilo; south by the Municipality of Guimbal, Iloilo. To get to Guiritsan Waterfalls, take a jeepney at the Don Benito Q. Acap Sr. Southern Iloilo Perimeter Boundary Terminal in Barangay Mohon, Oton, Iloilo. Metered taxis are also available at the terminal. Continue reading

Passi Cave in Igbaras

Passi Cave Igbaras Iloilo Bat Cavern Guano Tangyan River Hiking Trail San Remegio Antique Tubungan Miagao Guimbal Entrance Tour Guide Depth Size Pictures Wildlife History Discovery Don Benito Acap Passi Cave is located in Igbaras, Iloilo. Known as the bat cave, the Passi Cave is home to different sizes of bats, and has a large deposit of guano, a first class organic fertilizer. It is located a kilometer away from barangay Passi trailing along Tangyan River. Igbaras is bounded on the north by the Municipality of San Remegio of the province of Antique; east by the Municipality of Tubungan, Iloilo ; west by the Municipality of Miag-ao, Iloilo; south by the Municipality of Guimbal, Iloilo. To get to the Passi Cave, take a jeepney at the Don Benito Q. Acap Sr. Southern Iloilo Perimeter Boundary Terminal in Barangay Mohon, Oton, Iloilo. Metered taxis are also available at the terminal. Continue reading

The Nadsadjan Falls in Igbaras

Nadsadjan Falls Igbaras Iloilo Waterfalls Limestone Rock Water Location Basin Height Length Depth Barangay Hydro Swimming Nadsadjan Falls is a popular tourist destination in barangay Passi in Igbaras, Iloilo. The Nadsadjan Waterfalls with its massive limestone rock, measures 100 feet in height and feature crystal clear water gushing into a deep basin. The rough trail by the river that leads to the falls is dotted with giant boulders. The water drops in a giant cauldron which serves as the swimming pool. Its cool and fresh Prussian blue water attracts foreign and local tourists every year. The Nadsadjan Falls are located 39 kilometers from Iloilo City. Continue reading

Igcabugao Cave in Iloilo

Igcabugao Cave Igbaras Iloilo Location Entrance Chamber Creek Cavern Underground Water Basin Location Hiking Trail Rock Igcabugao Cave is located in barangay Igbaras in Iloilo. It is 14 kilometers away from the town proper. It is a downhill walk on a rocky track where tremendous rock formations frames the way to the cave. One can relax in the cool and clear waters of Igbolo Creek nearby. The chambers inside the cave are eerie and immense. Lantern-equipped guides will take one to a pool of clear but extremely cold water. Although there are other caves in the area such as the Passi Cave, Bat Cave, Bais Cave and Lapusan Cave. Spelunkers enjoy the vastness and richness of Igcabugao Cave with its underground basins that houses a number of cave creatures and inside the cave, the splendid formation of stalagmites and stalactites sparkles like immaculate crystals. The window of the cave that emanates breathtaking Continue reading