Mountain Province

Mt Amuyao

Major Jump-Off Point: Brgy. Macalana, Barlig, Mt. Province Alternate Jump-Off Point: Brgy. Ogo-og, Barlig, Mt. Province Hours to the Summit: 5-6 hours Mt Amuyao is the premium ecotourism destination of Barlig. Soaring to an elevation of more than 2, 702 MASL, it is the highest peak in Mountain Province and the fourth highest in Luzon. […]

Lias in Barlig (DIY Travel Guide): How to Get There, What to See

If I am to choose a place where the rustic beauty of nature and the rich culture of the people intertwine, that would definitely be Lias, Barlig. It is a hidden hamlet worthy of further exploration and admiration. Lias is one of the clusters composing Barlig in Mountain Province. It composes of two barangays namely, […]

Stunning Tourist Spots in Sadanga 2019 (Travel Guide)

What are the must-see tourist spots in Sadanga? Sadanga is called the “Living Museum of Mountain Province,” owing to its rich and vibrant culture. It is one of the least explored municipalities in terms of tourism. However, it deserves a place as a promising eco-tourism hub in Mountain Province. I have been visiting Sadanga for […]

Belwang (Sadanga): Home of Angoten Cave and Fuwaas Falls

Sagada is the most popular tourist destination in Mountain Province. However, one barangay in the said province can also rival Sagada in terms of natural beauty. This is not to compare. But to tell you, that you do not have to endure the massive jams and endless queues during peak seasons in Sagada. This barangay […]

Bontoc (Mountain Province): Top 20 Must- See Tourist Spots

When we talk about tourism in Mountain Province, Sagada would certainly come to mind first. The tourist spots in Bontoc town are often overlooked though it is the provincial capital. More often than not, tourists go to Bontoc for side tripping after exploring Sagada. Surprisingly, tourists don’t know that they are missing beautiful and meaningful […]

Exploring the Hidden Gem of Bontoc: The Blue Lagoon

I used to think that Bontoc would not appeal much to tourism in Mountain Province. Hello? Who would even visit a crowded and urbanized center when everybody nowadays is looking for a rustic experience? But Blue Lagoon belies this. As I go on exploring Bontoc, my initial assumptions were completely shattered. Yes, it now comes […]

Barlig (Mountain Province): Top 10 Must-See Tourist Spots 2019

What are the top ten tourist spots you must see in Barlig, Mountain Province? Barlig is known as the “Last Ecological Frontier of Mountain Province,” owing to its pristine forest cover. Both mossy and dipterocarp forests cover more than 85% of Barlig’s land area. These are crucial sanctuaries for endangered species such as deer, wild […]

Maducayan in Natonin, Mountain Province (Your Complete Travel Guide)

There are only a few remaining places in the country such as Maducayan, Natonin which host old growth, dipterocarp forests. The country’s once vast and pristine primary forests were mostly logged and mined just after World War II. Today, the remaining forests are becoming a come-on for eco-trekkers, adventurers, or nature lovers. If sustainably managed, […]