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 Palina Rice Terraces in Kibungan

Palina Rice Terraces Kibungan Benguet Mount Kilkili Farm Location Harvest Season Water Irrigation Barangay Paulina Size History Construction Trade Granary Farmer Construction Tribe Visit Tour The Palina Rice Terraces are located in Kibungan in Benguet Province. The Palina Rice Terraces are more than a hundred years in age, and are located at the foot of Mount Kilkili, a dead volcano with the shape resembling Mount Mayon. The terraces are stone-walled and are located near the running water which serves as its primary water source. The terraces reflect the skills and industry of the community’s ancestors. The place can be reached for about 3 to 4 hours hike depending on what terraces one would visit. The Palina rice terraces are known as the municipality’s rice granary and are an existing man-made tourist attraction of the municipality of Kibungan. A road network links the area to the town proper and other barangays but public transport vehicles are limited.  Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. 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 Nasngi Hot Springs in Kibungan

Nasngi Hot Spring Kibungan Benguet Thermal Springs Swimming Bathing Water Depth Temperature Location Geology Sulfur Volcano Mountain Kil Kili Palina Tour Visit River Guide Distance Kilometer History The Nasngi Hot Springs are located in Kibungan in Benguet Province. The Nasngi Springs are best recommended for bathing and swimming. Geologists who visited the place suggest the water source is from Mount Kil-kili at barangay Palina.  The Nasngi Hot Springs are potential natural attraction found in Poblacion. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading

The Les-eng Rice Terraces in Kibungan

Les-Eng Rice Terraces Tacadang Kibungan Benguet Location Rock Formation Hiking Trail Pine Tree Forest Leseng Farm Harvest Season Crops Barangay Farmer Size Length Water Irrigation Kilometer Tour The Les-eng Rice Terraces are located in Tacadang Kibungan in Benguet Province. The Les-eng Rice Terraces are surrounded by rock formations. The Les-eng Rice Terraces can be reached after a six hour hike through lush pine forests in Barangay Tacadang. The trail passes through rocky mountains for hardy hikers and adventurous tourists only. This Lesang Terraces are a potential man-made attraction of the municipality of Kibungan. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading

The Lanipew Rice Terraces in Kibungan

Lanipew Rice Terraces Kibungan Benguet location rocky Mountain tour guide farm industry harvest season size depth irrigation water species barangay farmer distance hiking Trail history description The Lanipew Rice Terraces are located in Kibungan in Benguet Province. To see or view these terraces, one has to hike four to six hours from the road. The trail passes through rocky mountains for hardy hikers and adventurous tourists only. The Lanipew Rice Terraces are a potential man-made attraction of the municipality of Kibungan. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading

Mount Amanayao in Kibungan

Mount Amanayao Badeo Kibungan Benguet Location Mountain Elevation Barangay Summit Hiking Trail Watershed Trekking Panoramic View Location Size Distance Kilometer History Climate Tour Guide Expedition Mount Amanayao is located in Badeo, Kibungan in Benguet Province. Mount Amanayao is the highest mountain in barangay Badeo and serves as the watershed of the area. Mountain trekkers and nature lovers can experience the panoramic and picturesque view of the countryside. The mountain is a potential natural attraction found in Badeo. Mount Amanayao can be reached via the Tublay- Kapangan –Kibungan road. For the local people, it takes 4 hours hike going to the place however, for the ordinary trekker it would take 5- 6 hours hike. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading

The Culiang Rice Terraces in Kibungan

Culiang Rice Terraces Kibungan Benguet Location History Farm Land Barangay Hiking Trail Highway Region Irrigation Water Province Size Harvest Season Description Tour Visit Species Farmland Travel The Culiang Rice Terraces are located in Kibungan in Benguet Province. The Culiang Rice Terraces are located in a remote part of the region, and in order to view the Culiang Rice Terraces requires a four to six hours hike from the road. The trail passes through rocky mountains for hardy hikers and adventurous tourists only.The Culiang Terraces is a potential man-made attraction of the municipality of Kibungan. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading

Mount Tagpaya in Kibungan

Mount Tagpaya Tacadang Kibungan Benguet Location Mountain Elevation Meters Summit Hiking Trail Expedition Tour Guide Difficulty Climate Kilometer Distance Municipal Hall Mayos Palina Road Terrain Info Mount Tagpaya is located in Tacadang, Kibungan in Benguet Province. Mount Tagpaya is a rocky mountain standing at 1,980 meters above sea level. It can be reached in about five hours hike from the Municipal Hall or four hours from the Mayos-Palina Road through rugged and steep terrain. At its summit, trekkers can view San Fernando & the Ilocos Sur Coastline and the rocky mountain ranges of Barangay Badeo, and Tacadang. On the east are views of the mountainous Barangays of Sagpat, Madaymen, Palina and Poblacion. Mount Tagpaya is adjacent to Mount Puso, and is similar nearby Mount Oten. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading

Mount Kilkili in Kibungan

Mount Kilkili Palina Kibungan Benguet Location Mountain Cone Shape Public Highway Plateau Camping Site Hiking Trail Elevation Summit Map Distance Kilometer History Barangay Volcano Clay Pots Soil Info Mount Kilkili is located in Palina, Kibungan in Benguet Province. Mount Kilkili is a cone-shaped mountain, and when viewed from the public highway, has a plateau on one side used as a camping site by the local residents. This mountain is a potential natural attraction found in barangay Palina. Because of its conical shape, it is believed that Mount Kilkili was once a volcano a long time ago. The source of clay pots sold in Kibungan come from the foot of Mount Kilkili. Kibungan is located 62 kilometer (39 miles) north of Baguio City. Continue reading