Summer in the Philippines means saying goodbye to rainshower and saying hello to warmer days. It’s also the perfect time to be out and about! If you’re wondering about the things to do in the Philippines during this time, you may want to include some exciting outdoor activities to your travel itinerary!
Photo Courtesy: Masungi Georeserve
Masungi Georeserve is a conservation area with a beautiful rock garden located in Rizal. It aims to protect the rocks, flora and fauna through the practice of a sustainable development. The discovery trail allows guests to explore the georeserve while enjoying the lush greenery and forestry. There’s a web-style viewing deck to give you the best view of Laguna de Bay, two peaks featuring stunning natural formation, a beautiful cave which is a part of the karst landscape and lastly, rope courses and the rope hammock. The trail can be a walk in the park for avid hikers but it can also be physically challenging for first-timers.
Address: Kilometer 47 Marcos Highway, Baras, Rizal, Philippines, 1970
Canyoneering in Cebu
Photo Courtesy: Kawasan Canyoneering
Cebu is a popular tourist attraction in the country and one of the things to do in the Philippines, especially during summer is to visit this tropical destination home to picturesque white sand beaches and turquoise waters. Badian is a municipality in Cebu, about 97 kms from Cebu City, where local and foreign tourists go to for their fair share of the adrenaline rush – canyoneering.
Canyoneering in Cebu is the next big thing when it comes to outdoor activities especially during summer. The adventure starts at Algeria, with a walk to the beautiful forestry while passing through parts of the river where you can have a quick deep or take some photos. By the time you get to Kawasan Falls, you would have passed through the untouched nature in its finest state as you are welcomed by Kawasan Falls’ own magical beauty.
If you want to experience this outdoor adventure, book your tour with Kawasan Canyoneering who will help you have a memorable and safe canyoneering experience in Cebu.
Address: Badian, 6031 Cebu
Sandboarding in Ilocos Norte
Photo Courtesy: Ilocos Sand Boarding Adventures
Give yourself the adrenaline rush you need when you go sandboarding in Ilocos Norte’s sand dunes. For the complete experience, you can also ride a 4×4 which runs through the wide desert, letting you enjoy the view of the ocean nearby and the vast area covered by sand. Make sure to hold on tight and follow safety instructions to avoid accidents.
For group tours, you may contact Ilocos Sand Boarding Adventures who will give you a fun and fulfilling experience in one of the popular places to visit in the Philippines!
Address: Laoag Sand Dunes, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte
If you want to explore more places in this country, we have our Philippines travel guides to give you an idea on Manila attractions, things to do in the Philippines, where you can spend your weekend getaway and a lot more. So, the next time you’re planning your Manila travel adventure or would like to get to know the Philippines more, you’ll know which places to include on your itinerary!
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