Category: Philippines

Top 10 Attractions in Philippines (2018)

Top 10 Attractions in Philippines (2018)


1. White Beach


πŸ“ Beach, Seaside, Resort
πŸ“ Boracay

White Beach – Highlights

  • Popular beach resort in Boracay
  • Long stretches of white sands
  • Calm waters ideal for swimming
  • Variety of restaurants and clubs

2. Puerto Princesa Underground River


πŸ“ River, Cave, Rock Formations, Nature
πŸ“ Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa Underground River – Highlights

  • Exciting boat ride along subterranean river
  • Incredible rock formations in the caverns
  • Natural sanctuary for wildlife and birds
  • Philippines’ World Heritage Site

Entrance Fee

  • Cave Entrance: 500 PHP
  • Environmental: 150 PHP
  • Audio Guide: 85 PHP

3. Intramuros


πŸ“ Historic, Architecture, Fort, Monument
πŸ“ Manila

Intramuros – Highlights

  • Historic walled district in Manila
  • Old Spanish colonial architectures
  • Magnificent cathedral & historic church
  • Preserved monuments & restored forts

4. Chocolate Hills


πŸ“ Hills, Nature, Observation Platform
πŸ“ Bohol

Chocolate Hills – Highlights

  • Thousands of cone-shaped hills
  • Majestic sights from the viewpoint
  • Picturesque setting of haycock hills
  • Brown-coloured during the dry season

Opening Hours (Viewing Deck)

  • Daily: 06:00 – 18:00

Entrance Fee (Viewing Deck)

  • General: 50 PHP

5. Small Lagoon & Big Lagoon


πŸ“ Lagoon, Nature, Rock Formations
πŸ“ El Nido

El Nido Lagoons – Highlights

  • Scenic ride along the lagoons
  • Glistening clear-azure waters
  • Wonderful backdrop of hills
  • Underwater rock formations

Entrance Fee

  • Environmental: 200 PHP

6. Kayangan Lake


πŸ“ Lake, Rock Formations, Nature
πŸ“ Coron

Kayangan Lake – Highlights

  • Crystal clear turquoise & blue waters
  • Spectacular setting of limestone cliffs
  • Fascinating underwater rock formations
  • Picturesque sight from the viewing deck

Entrance Fee

  • General: 300 PHP

7. Basilica Minore del Santo Nino


πŸ“ Religious Site, Architecture
πŸ“ Cebu City

Basilica Minore del Santo Nino – Highlights

  • Philippines’ oldest Roman Catholic church
  • Earthquake Baroque architecture style
  • The statue of the Child Jesus in the chapel
  • Beautiful interior decorated with frescoes

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 05:00 – 21:00

8. Taal Volcano


πŸ“ Volcano, Lake, Nature
πŸ“ Batangas / Tagaytay

Taal Volcano – Highlights

  • Magnificent volcano in Taal Lake
  • Hiking trail to the main crater lake
  • Mini island in the lake inside the volcano
  • Picturesque sight from Tagaytay

Entrance Fee

  • Environmental: 100 PHP

9. Batad & Banaue Rice Terraces


πŸ“ Rice Terraces, Nature, Hills
πŸ“ Banaue

Batad & Banaue Rice Terraces – Highlights

  • Over 2,000-year-old rice terraces
  • Trekking along the scenic terraces
  • Amazing setting of hills and mountains
  • Philippines’ World Heritage Site

Entrance Fee

  • Environmental: 50 PHP

10. San Agustin Church


πŸ“ Religious Site, Historic, Architecture
πŸ“ Intramuros, Manila

San Agustin Church – Highlights

  • Historic Baroque church in Intramuros
  • Elaborate trompe l’oeil frescoes
  • Collection of religious artefacts
  • Philippines’ World Heritage Site

Opening Hours (Museum)

  • Daily: 08:00 – 18:00

Entrance Fee (Museum)

  • General: 100 PHP

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Author: Jeutravel.com
Date Published: 5 September 2017
Last Updated: 20 March 2018

Top 10 Attractions in Luzon & Palawan (2018)

Top 10 Attractions in Luzon & Palawan (2018)


1. Puerto Princesa Underground River


πŸ“ River, Cave, Rock Formations, Nature
πŸ“ Puerto Princesa

Puerto Princesa Underground River – Highlights

  • Exciting boat ride along subterranean river
  • Incredible rock formations in the caverns
  • Natural sanctuary for wildlife and birds
  • Philippines’ World Heritage Site

Entrance Fee

  • Cave Entrance: 500 PHP
  • Environmental: 150 PHP
  • Audio Guide: 85 PHP

2. Intramuros


πŸ“ Historic, Architecture, Fort, Monument
πŸ“ Manila

Intramuros – Highlights

  • Historic walled district in Manila
  • Old Spanish colonial architectures
  • Magnificent cathedral & historic church
  • Preserved monuments & restored forts

3. Small Lagoon & Big Lagoon


πŸ“ Lagoon, Nature, Rock Formations
πŸ“ El Nido

El Nido Lagoons – Highlights

  • Scenic ride along the lagoons
  • Glistening clear-azure waters
  • Wonderful backdrop of hills
  • Underwater rock formations

Entrance Fee

  • Environmental: 200 PHP

4. Taal Volcano


πŸ“ Volcano, Lake, Nature
πŸ“ Batangas / Tagaytay

Taal Volcano – Highlights

  • Magnificent volcano in Taal Lake
  • Hiking trail to the main crater lake
  • Mini island in the lake inside the volcano
  • Picturesque sight from Tagaytay

Entrance Fee

  • Environmental: 100 PHP

5. Batad & Banaue Rice Terraces


πŸ“ Rice Terraces, Nature, Hills
πŸ“ Banaue

Batad & Banaue Rice Terraces – Highlights

  • Over 2,000-year-old rice terraces
  • Trekking along the scenic terraces
  • Amazing setting of hills and mountains
  • Philippines’ World Heritage Site

Entrance Fee

  • Environmental: 50 PHP

6. Honda Bay Island Hopping


πŸ“ Beach, Island, Sea, Nature
πŸ“ Puerto Princesa

Honda Bay – Highlights

  • Exciting island hopping adventure
  • Snorkeling in the beautiful clear waters
  • Thousands of starfish in Starfish Island
  • Scenic seascape across the white sands

Entrance Fee

  • Environmental: 150 PHP
  • Starfish Island: 50 PHP
  • Luli Island: 65 PHP
  • Cowrie Island: 75 PHP

7. San Agustin Church


πŸ“ Religious Site, Historic, Architecture
πŸ“ Intramuros, Manila

San Agustin Church – Highlights

  • Historic Baroque church in Intramuros
  • Elaborate trompe l’oeil frescoes
  • Collection of religious artefacts
  • Philippines’ World Heritage Site

Opening Hours (Museum)

  • Daily: 08:00 – 18:00

Entrance Fee (Museum)

  • General: 100 PHP

8. Vigan (Historic City)


πŸ“ Historic, Architecture
πŸ“ Vigan

Vigan City – Highlights

  • Mixture of local, Asian, and Spanish architectures
  • Old historic buildings along the cobblestone streets
  • Fun ride in the horse-drawn carriages
  • Philippines’ World Heritage Site

9. Greenbelt Mall, Park & Chapel


πŸ“ Shopping, Dining, Garden
πŸ“ Makati

Greenbelt – Highlights

  • Large shopping and dining complex
  • Boutiques of prominent local designers
  • Beautiful landscaped gardens
  • Historic open-air chapel in the park

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10. Rizal Park (Luneta)


πŸ“ Garden, Monument, Entertainment
πŸ“ Manila

Rizal Park – Highlights

  • Large urban park with historical values
  • Giant raised-relief map of the Philippines
  • Lovely themed gardens with local artworks
  • Musical dancing fountain in a big lagoon

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Author: Jeutravel.com
Date Published: 4 September 2017
Last Updated: 4 March 2018

Top 10 Attractions in Visayas (2018)

Top 10 Attractions in Visayas (2018)


1. White Beach


πŸ“ Beach, Seaside, Resort
πŸ“ Boracay

White Beach – Highlights

  • Popular beach resort in Boracay
  • Long stretches of white sands
  • Calm waters ideal for swimming
  • Variety of restaurants and clubs

2. Chocolate Hills


πŸ“ Hills, Nature, Observation Platform
πŸ“ Bohol

Chocolate Hills – Highlights

  • Thousands of cone-shaped hills
  • Majestic sights from the viewpoint
  • Picturesque setting of haycock hills
  • Brown-coloured during the dry season

Opening Hours (Viewing Deck)

  • Daily: 06:00 – 18:00

Entrance Fee (Viewing Deck)

  • General: 50 PHP

3. Basilica Minore del Santo Nino


πŸ“ Religious Site, Architecture
πŸ“ Cebu City

Basilica Minore del Santo Nino – Highlights

  • Philippines’ oldest Roman Catholic church
  • Earthquake Baroque architecture style
  • The statue of the Child Jesus in the chapel
  • Beautiful interior decorated with frescoes

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 05:00 – 21:00

4. Kawasan Falls


πŸ“ Waterfalls, Nature, Forest
πŸ“ Moalboal / Badian (Cebu)

Kawasan Falls – Highlights

  • Series of three picturesque waterfalls
  • Natural turquoise swimming pools
  • Beautiful setting of tropical jungles
  • Popular area for rafting or canyoning

Entrance Fee

  • General: 40 PHP

5. Taoist Temple


πŸ“ Religious Site, Architecture
πŸ“ Cebu City

Taoist Temple – Highlights

  • Multi-tiered Taoist temple on hilltop
  • Small replica of the Great Wall of China
  • Impressive architecture & dragon statues
  • Scenic view of the downtown Cebu

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 09:00 – 17:00

Entrance Fee

  • Free admission

6. Puka Shell Beach (Yapak Beach)


πŸ“ Beach, Seaside, Nature
πŸ“ Boracay

Puka Shell Beach – Highlights

  • Long white sandy beach
  • Clear deep-blue waters
  • More relaxing ambiance
  • Spectacular sunset view

7. Fort San Pedro


πŸ“ Historic, Fort, Museum, Garden
πŸ“ Cebu City

Fort San Pedro – Highlights

  • Historic military defense structure
  • Well-preserved Spanish artefacts
  • Collection of paintings and sculptures
  • Beautiful miniature gardens inside

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 08:00 – 20:00

Entrance Fee

  • General: 30 PHP

8. Ariel’s Point


πŸ“ Water Sport, Boat Cruise, Beach
πŸ“ Boracay

Ariel’s Point – Highlights

  • Boat cruise using traditional Filipino boat
  • Cliff jumping (diving) with 5 different levels
  • Kayaking along unspoiled shores & beaches
  • Delicious lunch buffet with bottomless drinks

Ticket Price

  • Package: 2,500 PHP
  • See the website for more information

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9. Tumalog Falls


πŸ“ Waterfalls, Nature, Mountain
πŸ“ Oslob, Cebu

Tumalog Falls – Highlights

  • Magnificent waterfalls in Oslob
  • Shallow natural swimming pool
  • Refreshing massage under the falls
  • Serene and tranquil atmosphere

Entrance Fee

  • General: 20 PHP

10. The Ruins


πŸ“ Architecture, Ruins, Garden
πŸ“ Bacolod / Talisay

The Ruins – Highlights

  • Remains of burnt Italianate mansion
  • Beautiful landscaped gardens
  • Ornately designed fountain
  • Fantastic backdrop at sunset

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 08:00 – 20:00

Entrance Fee

  • General: 95 PHP

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Author: Jeutravel.com
Date Published: 3 September 2017
Last Updated: 3 March 2018