The Philippines is home to over 7,000 mountainous islands.
It’s no wonder the country sees over millions of tourists flocking it every year. With its picturesque mountains, there’s more than enough to fulfill every hiker’s dream.
If you want to cover as much mountainous ground in the country as you can, here are more Philippine mountains you can conquer.
Location: Nasugbu, Batangas
Elevation: 811 meters
What makes this mountain stand out is its dinosaur spine-like formations. Whether you want to go for a day trip or an overnight camping adventure. Mt. Batulao is a beautiful hiking destination.
Location: San Juan, Batangas
Elevation: 670 meters
Mt. Daguldol is flocked by local and visiting hikers alike because it boasts of a wonderful beach at the foot of the mountain. The friendly villagers also make the hike even more worthwile. Plus, there are enough nipa huts for pitstops along the way.
Location: San Miguel, Bulacan
Elevation: 196 meters
It will only take 40 minutes for you to hike through this mountain in Bulacan. The good news is the fun doesn’t stop there. You have more than enough time to enjoy other activities like spelunking, swimming and crossing the monkey bridge.
Location: Rodriguez, Rizal
Elevation: 426 meters
If you want a challenge, then you should definitely climb Mt. Pamitinan. Its trail is a lot more difficult to go through but there are bamboo trunks you can use to secure your passage safely. If rock climbing is also your thing, there are plenty of large rocks you push yourself to the limit.
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