The following places can be explored in one day. They are ideal to visit
either in a group or individually. However, for economical visit, travelling in a
group is highly recommended. These places are ideal for outing, adventures,
picnic or sightseeing.
It is a two–hour away from Manila. Experience the extreme boating with
the well–experience boatman as your guide. Boating is a well–worth experience
before seeing the falls. You will be brought to the falls with a small boat
maneuvered by a boatman with the use of hands and feet only. It is the best
place to cool down during summer. This place is highly recommended.
One of the scenic spots in Tagaytay is the Taal Volcano. It is a dormant
volcano. To see the crater, one must have to take a boat and climb up to the top
of the volcano. Horseback riding is also available to go near the volcano. Around
the volcano, there are lots of places ideal for sightseeing, picture taking, picnic
and adventure. A must see place for all the foreigners.
The hidden Valley is known for its hot spring. It is a great place to take a
break from the busy lifestyle in the city. This place can be a final destination after
visiting Tagaytay or Pagsanjan falls. Hidden Valley offers a relaxing mood
especially at night.
Laguna is a good place for a road trip. Villa Escudero is one of the best
places to visit in Laguna. A pleasant two hour drive through scenic countryside
brings you to a historic colonial plantation and rural life of the 1800’s. Man-made
waterfalls, museums and a wagon driven by a buffalo are just few of the exciting
Antipolo is just about an-hour-drive from manila. It offers a superb night
view of metro Manila. Restaurants, bar and private pools are around Antipolo.
This is a good place to have a break from the usual night life in the city.
Macapagal is known for its seafood market and restaurant. It offers various
fresh seafood and cooks in the way you wanted it to be cooked. This place is
near to the biggest shopping mall in the Philippines, the Mall of Asia; it is also
near manila Bay where you can see the stunning beauty of Manila sunset. Shop,
drink and eat? Macapagal Avenue is the place.