The Tinglayan Rice Terraces are located in Kalinga Province. Tinglayan is one of the municipalities of Kalinga Province where highlanders and prolific rice terraces builders and farmers dwell. To get to the Tinglayan Rice Terraces, from Bontoc, ride on a bus bound for Tabuk and/or Tinglayan. The parking area is located near the Mountain Province Polytechnic State College along the main road. The first trip from Tinglayan to Bontoc leaves between 7AM and 8AM. Be on the highway and wait for the jeepney. Continue reading
The Ugid Maling Subterranean River is located at Tabuk in Kalinga Province. It is a maze of cavernous boulders and rocks atop each other forming a cavern. The river is located four kilometers away from Poblacion, Balbalan and a good three and half hours ride from the Capital Town. Enjoy splashing in the cool waters and discovering what lies ahead. This particular natural wonder is quite far from the Capitol Town, more than 3 hours to be exact. So be ready for the long ride, trek and loads of fun.
Tabuk Island is a mangrove sanctuary protected by the municipality of Palompon, in Leyte Province. The 3-storey watch-tower in Tabuk Island is perfect for viewing the mangrove forest, and the adjacent main town of Palompon. It is also perfect for catching the colourful sunsets. A boardwalk through the mangrove forest takes you to see numerous fishes swimming freely. Wild ducks and migratory birds make this spot a stopover in their journey. On the other side of the mangrove is thousands of sleeping giant bats hanging upside down on trees. There are also picnic cottages next to the sea for swimming.