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Address: Main Coastal Road or Talipanan Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines
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Mt.Malasimbo is one of the mountains towering over the beaches of Puerto...

Mt.Malasimbo is one of the mountains towering over the beaches of Puerto Galera. It is the home of the indigenous Mangyan tribe. There is a small snaking road for vehicles on the mountain as well as unpaved roads for 4x4s, ATVS, dirtbikes, and motorsport enthusiasts. Mountaineers and climbers can trek to the summit in 4-5 hours.

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rare tropical forests at the top

Amazing hike for those who go all the way to the summit, most posts seem to be by people who just ventured below the summit. In the Philippines, a country with decimated forests... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Tarek T
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Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Amazing hike for those who go all the way to the summit, most posts seem to be by people who just ventured below the summit. In the Philippines, a country with decimated forests first by US logging companies in the 50s then by locals cutting trees to make charcoal, it is an amazing sight to see real tropical ecosystems still... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We did this on our scooter road trip to several attractions, and it's is certainly worth the effort to drive up. So yeah thumbs up for this panoramic side.

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Thank wdewerd
West Bloomfield, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Everytime in PG when traveling with someone new, we will always take this great ride up the mountain and beyond to Ponderosa country club. beautiful veiws of Sabang, white beach and beyond.

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1 Thank Darin L
Burleigh Heads, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

Great escape from the crowds. Take a break from the hustle and bustle. Excellent to to a picnic to and just enjoy unwind all the stress from everyday life

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Boracay, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

best time of your life on this mountain. great festival called Malasimbo Music and Arts festival each year around march! wow!

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1 Thank Aaron C
Quezon City, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

I am not quite sure how active this place during its non-peak season. Consider visiting during the weekends of the the Malasimbo Festival. You're bound to have a ball at their "party in the mountains".

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2 Thank Marz A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

Loved everything about it. The place is magical. This music festival is not to be missed. Held in March.

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Thank Lara P
Las Piñas, Cavite, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2014

Nice view of the beach and mountain above no dislikes. What I don't like most people give expensive travel... lols

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3 Thank Anthony L
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2014

Went to Pondorosa Golf course - breathtaking views - don't miss the fairways or bye bye ball. Sitting in The cafe sipping a cool dring overlooking the bay was fantastic. An Aussie yet to score a hole in one

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Berkeley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2014

Top of the mountain is golf course and viewing area as well as zip line. nice. go at sunset. motorbike, long hike or car is best.

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