The San Roque Dam in Itogon

San Roque Dam Itogon Benguet Dalupirip Location Boating Fishing Height Length River Valley Floor Meters Distance Water Power Facility History Construction Flow Creek The San Roque Dam is located in Itogon in Benguet Province. Aside from its scenic view from a number of angles within the municipality, the tail end at the Dalupirip area is also ideal for boating and fishing. San Roque Dam’s height measures 200 meters above the existing river valley floor. The Dam’s length is 1,130 meters. The San Roque Dam is an existing man-made attraction of the municipality of Itogon. To go there, take the route to Tinongdan and Dalupirip. Alternatively, it can be reached via San Manuel Pangasinan. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Manuel, San Nicolas, and Sison. Continue reading

The Mongso Cave in Itogon

Mongso Cave Dalupirip Itogon Benguet agno River location entrance cavern size hiking Trail depth distance difficulty visit tour guide stalactite length stalagmite map route history discovery info The Mongso Cave is located in Dalupirip, Itogon in Benguet Province. Mongso Cave is recommended for spelunkers. It is a potential natural attraction found in Dalupirip. Barangay Dalupirip existed before the Spanish came to the Philippines. It is known to be the main route of natives of the Upper Agno River going to the lowlands to barter their goods with lowland products, when lowlanders and the highlanders were not “cultured” with each other. This place served as an area of reconnaissance and a place to spy enemies or rustlers. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Manuel, San Nicolas, and Sison. Continue reading

The Binga Dam in Itogon

Binga Dam Itogon Benguet Agno River Construction Location Power Hydroplant Electricity Scenery Hydroelectric Facility Building Size Depth Water Reservoir Width Height Downstream Creek Kilometer Info Binga Dam is located on the Agno River in Itogon in Benguet Province. The Binga Dam was constructed in 1958 and is located 19 kilometers downstream from the Ambuklao Dam. The dam generates up to 100 megawatts daily, supplying electric power for major parts of Luzon, including Manila. Its powerhouse and reservoir continuously attract visitors who are mostly on educational tour. It also offers scenic views and one can enjoy the beauty of nature with its pristine surroundings. The Binga Hydroelectric Plant is an existing man-made attraction of the municipality of Itogon. To get to the Binga Dam, it takes less than an hour drive from Poblacion, Itogon. It is about 24 kms away from Baguio City. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Continue reading

The Labilab Rose Garden Itogon

Labilab Rose Garden Itogon Benguet Farm Greenhouse Location Harvest Season Roses House Structure Architecture Park Color History Construction Manager Telephone Contact Private Botanical Sales Flower The Labilab Rose Garden is located in Itogon in Benguet Province. The Labilab Garden is privately owned, but it is open to the general public. The Garden features old houses made from indigenous materials based on ancient designs. It is a perfect place that showcases the culture and tradition of the place. The Labilab Rose Garden is a potential man-made attraction found in the municipality of Itogon. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Manuel, San Nicolas, and Sison. Continue reading

The Mummies of Domolpos in Itogon

Mummies Domolpos Itogon Benguet Province Iowak Tribe Ancestor Burial Ground Cave Discovery History Age Mummy Tomb Cemetery Sacred Hiking Trail Mountain Ugo Mount Attraction Tour Guide Visit Location The Mummies of Domolpos are located in Itogon in Benguet Province. The mummies are believed to be centuries old and are the great ancestors of the i’owak tribe. The same can only be viewed when the native rituals are performed including the offering and butchering of animals. The Domolpos Mummies can be reached via the trail that goes to Mount Ugo. The mummified remains are a potential man-made attraction of the municipality of Itogon. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Manuel, San Nicolas, and Sison. Continue reading

The Ampucao Rice Terraces in Itogon

Ampucao Rice Terraces Itogon Benguet Location Igorot Farm History Province Harvest Season View Highway Description Size Plantation Size Length Water Irrigation Fields Crops Vegetable Tour Visit Hike The Ampucao Rice Terraces are located in Itogon in Benguet Province. The Ampucao Terraces showcases the Igorot’s ingenuity and hardworking standard of living.
This is a potential man-made attraction found in the municipality of Itogon. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Manuel, San Nicolas, and Sison. Continue reading

Mount Bidawan in Itogon

Bidawan Mountain Itogon Benguet Location Hiking Trail Ave Maria Grotto Mount Elevation Distance Summit Province Barangay Land History Description View Trekking Temperature Climate Difficulty Info The Bidawan Mountain is located in Itogon in Benguet province. With its picturesque scenic view, it is a perfect place for trekking. The grotto of ‘’Ave Maria’’ is located along the way as an added attraction. The Bidawan Mountain, also known as Ave Maria Mountain, is a potential natural attraction found in Poblacion. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Manuel, San Nicolas, and Sison.

 

Mount Marikit in Itogon

Mount Marikit Tinongdan Itogon Benguet Barangay Dalupirip Province Location Summit Elevation Mountain Trekking Hiking Camping Climbing Trail Map Footbridge Waterfalls Adashu Burial Cave Baloy Hot Info Mount Marikit is located in barangays Dalupirip and Tinongdan, in Itogon, Benguet Province. Mount Marikit offers diverse opportunities such as trekking, site seeing, camping and mountain climbing. The winding uphill and downhill, hanging footbridges and captivating waterfalls are just few among the views and experiences the mountain offers. Moreover, some of the additional attractions found along the way are the Adashu burial cave, Ambasa cave and the Baloy hot spring. Mount Marikit can be reached in two routes; from barangay Dalupirip going to the place which is about 1-2 hours hike or from Tinongdan to the place which is 12 kilometers far or is about 4 hours hike. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Continue reading

The Suyok Falls in Itogon

Suyok Falls Dalupirip Itogon Benguet Location Waterfalls Hiking Trail Water Size Swimming Length River Basin Camping Depth Stream Creek Height Distance Flow Tour Picnic Bathing Nature Guide History The Suyok Falls is located in Dalupirip in Itogon, Benguet Province. The Suyok Waterfalls is a potential natural attraction found in Dalupirip. It is about 30 meters high and serves as the primary water source of the rice fields in the region. Aside from a good scenic view, the falls is also a good place to reinvigorate strength. The falls’ base offers a perfect place for bathing and swimming. The Suyok Falls is located about half kilometer far from Asin Hot Spring; however it will only take for about an hour hike from Barangay Dalupirip. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Continue reading

Gumatdang Cut Flower Garden in Itogon

Gumatdang Cut Flower Garden Itogon Benguet Flora Greenhouse Rose Species Chrysanthemums Gladiola Fauna Rice Paddies Papaya Plantation Curator Location Visit Vegetables Farm Display Elevation Distance The Gumatdang Cut Flower Garden is located in Itogon in Benguet Province. The Gumatdang Cut Flower Garden is a potential man-made attraction of the municipality of Itogon. Although the garden grounds is privately owned, it is open to the public. There is a wide variety of flowers in the garden, including roses, chrysanthemums, gladiola, and other fauna species. The area also has rice paddies and even a papaya plantation. Itogon is located on the southeast end of Benguet Province and is next to the communities of Baguio City, Tuba, La Trinidad, Tublay, Bokod, Kayapa, Santa Fe, San Manuel, San Nicolas, and Sison. Continue reading