The Philippines is an emerging destination. With over 7,000 islands there’s something here for every traveler. From surfing, kiteboarding, scuba diving and swiming with whale sharks to trekking, mountain biking, rafting and a ton of other cool tours!
In the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, the Philippines needs our support. It’s primarily the islands of Leyte and Samar which were most severley impacted by the disaster. Recovery efforts are well underway and most of the country is very much open for business.
Today, we’re reviewing 4 unforgettable experiences you can have in the Philippines.
Climb Taal Volcano
Nothing says adventure quiet like hiking the world’s smallest active volcano! Taal Volcano is situated 2 hours from Manila and provides some of the most stunning scenery the Philippines has to offer. Considered one of the best day tours near Manila the AdventureHoney Taal Volcano tour is sure to be a highlight of your trip. Start your adventure with a 30-minute boat ride through the stunning surrounding lake then saddle up and reach the summit by horseback (now that’s pretty cool!) Upon reaching the summit enjoy a fresh coconut juice and have the opportunity to tee off from a custom-made golf tee. How many people can say they have teed off from the summit of the smallest active volcano on Earth!
Puerto Princesa Underground River Tour
Recently named as one of the 7 Wonders of the Natural World, the Puerto Princesa underground river is an adventure experience like no other. Accompanied by a local guide, explore the 8km of underground river encased by some of the most impressive cave systems in the world. Part of the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park, the area is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife, pristine white sand beaches and fossils dating back 20 million years. If this sounds like your kind of adventure experience, check out AdventureHoney’s Puerto Princessa Underground River Tour.
Pagsanjan Falls Day Tour
Does conquering thrilling rapids in a traditional canoe sound like your kind of adventure experience? Then the Pagsanjan Falls day tour is the perfect solution to your adrenaline cravings. Made famous by the 1979 movie Apocalypse Now, this three-drop waterfall is one of the Philippines most stunning natural attractions. Enjoy the complimentary hydrotherapy massage as the raft passes beneath the falls and finish the day visiting to the local seafood markets taking part in a feast to remember! Located just 100km southeast of Manila, the Pagsanjan Falls day tour is the wet and wild Filipino experience you’ve been looking for!
Manila Day Tour
The Philippines economic and political capital, Manila is the heart and soul of the Philippines. The hustle and bustle of the country’s largest city is a great place to get a taste of the local way of life. With attractions such as the national hero’s monument, Fort Santiago, the walled city of Intramuros and heaps more Manila is packed full of things to see and do. Fitting all this can be a daunting task so why not let AdvenutreHoney take care of it for you! AdventureHoney’s best Manila day tour takes in all the cities amazing sights and hooks you up with lunch, dinner and an authentic cultural dance to finish the day.
Which would you like to do?