Eco-Travels PH

Kapangan, Benguet (Travel Guide): How to Get There, What to See

Kapangan Benguet heralds the famous Grand March dance. It is also the hometown of the late Gov. Bado Dangwa, one of the prominent Cordilleran figures. But did you know? Kapangan also hosts fascinating tourist spots worthy of exploration and admiration. Slowly, it’s hitting a spot in the growing ecotourism world. Fortunately, the local government is […]

Sabangan, Mountain Province (Travel Guide): Getting There, What to See

Sabangan, Mountain Province is home to the majestic Mt. Kalawitan, one of the highest peaks in the Philippines. Though it lies on a crossroad, it is a laid back town when it comes to tourism. Unknown to many, however, Sabangan hosts fascinating tourist spots such as hidden waterfalls, pristine rivers, mossy forests, and natural campsites.  […]

Mt. Timbak in Benguet (DIY Travel Guide): Everything You Need to Know

Major Jump-Off: KM 55, Atok, Benguet Elevation: 2,717 Meters Above Sea Level (MASL) Hours to the Summit: 2-3 hours Difficulty: Level 2/9, Minor Climb, Trail Class 2 Special Features: Views of Mt Pulag & Mt Tabayoc, Vegetable Gardens, Occasional Sea of Clouds, Stunning Sunrise/Sunsets Mt Timbak in Atok and Kabayan, Benguet stands more than 2,717 […]

Explore Bengaongao cave, Paterno cave of Tublay (Travel Guide)

Tublay in Benguet is slowly rising as an ecotourism hub in the Cordillera region. Like the famed Sagada of Mountain Province, Tublay hosts amazing natural spectacles such as cascading falls, crystal-clear pools, high-rise peaks, white rock formations, and foremost of these, unspoiled caves. That brings us now to Bengaongao cave and Paterno cave in barangay […]

Tublay, Benguet (Travel Guide): How to Get there, What to See

Tublay, Benguet stands to be the next premier ecotourism destination, not just in Benguet but the whole Cordillera region. Similar to the famous Sagada of Mountain Province, Tublay also hosts numerous natural spectacles, from uncharted caves to stunning waterfalls and other tourist spots. I have been to Tublay, Benguet several times and every time I […]

Top 20 Must-See Tourist Spots in Abra 2019

Abra, just like Kalinga, stands witness to the historic struggle of the people against corporate aggression. During the Marcos regime, they valiantly resisted the Cellophil Resource Corporation from logging their mountains. Despite years of civil unrest and insurgencies, Abra is now rising to the scene as a premier ecotourism destination. Yes, Abra offers more than […]

Top 20 Must-See Tourist Spots in Apayao 2019

Apayao is considered the last ecological frontier of the Cordillera region and the country. This as, vast primary dipterocarp forests cover much of its landscape. In fact, the critically-endangered Philippine Monkey-Eating Eagle has recently been sighted on its remote forests. Apayao, therefore, presents one of the best opportunities for ecotourism development. Ecotourism, if properly done, […]