It is no great secret that the Philippines is indeed a beautiful country. From the breathtaking landscapes of the mountains to the stunning pristine beach clubs like Pico de Loro. Each island in this country offers a unique adventure and experience to every individual that travels here.
If you are looking for the best places to go here in the Philippines, here are some of them and why you should include them in your bucket list:
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar, Batanes
If you are looking for a place in the Philippines to see and experience the ultimate old Filipino architecture, then there’s no place to be than Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar. Located in the beautiful and picturesque province of Batanes, this place still has real and restored colonial houses that originated in the Spanish era here in the country. This makes this gem as the perfect weekend trip to live and experience the complete immersion of the Filipino heritage and colorful culture.
Mossy Forest, Mount Dulang-dulang, Bukidnon
Similar to the forest in “The Lord of the Rings,” the Mossy Forest situated in Mount Dulang-dulang in Bukidnon is just indeed magical. You will see the spectacular winding trees and damp flooring in this forest that is so breathtaking. What’s better is that Mossy Forest leads you to its peak, which is in fact, the second highest peak in the Philippines! Freely bask in the spectacular and stunning scenery of the Kitanglad Mountain Range. Though you have to know that reaching the top is not a walk in the park, so get ready to face hurdles and challenges while climbing up.
Masungi Georeserve, Rizal
One of the nearest destinations that anyone could go to is Masungi Georeserve. This place is located just a few hours away from the city’s noisy buzz. Any nature lover and enthusiast will definitely fall in love with this place — given that trees surround the whole area. Enjoy and celebrate your adventure with nature with an addition of various trails and courses that perfectly complements the place’s landscape. Also, make sure that you try the activities in Masungi Georeserve — from rope obstacle courses, lookout points, to hanging bridges! Visiting this place and trying out these activities will surely make your vacation worth it!
Fortune Island, Batangas
Most people don’t even think about going to abandoned places as it definitely gives off a scary vibe. However, some areas are an exception to — just like Fortune Island.
Fortune Island is once an exclusive beach resort that is located in the beautiful town of Nasugbu in Batangas City. Since this place is reclaimed by nature, this breathtaking place is now one of the tourist destinations here in the Philippines simply because of its fantastic cliffside scenery and majestic beach that any individual can explore.
Sirao Flower Garden, Cebu
Famously known as the Philippines’ Little Amsterdam, Cebu City’s Sirao Flower Garden has a myriad of flowers such as sunflowers, celosias, and even LED roses! Not only that, this magical place also showcases various decorative pieces that are scattered around statues and windmills that will definitely give a refreshing and charming vibe to anyone in this flower garden. Just make sure that you visit this place on seasonal days to ensure that you will get to see your favorite flower/s in their fullest bloom!
Here are some of the Philippine summer destinations that you should go to! Make sure that you visit these places soon and enjoy the treasures of the Philippines!