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Good for nature tripping

Nice place to relax and to dip yourself in the cold river. Very much refreshing. However, it's a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Janeth A
The perfect little adventure for both non-thrill seekers and adventurers.

I'm usually a couch potato and the only exercise I like is walking but my better half loves... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Los Angeles, California
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Minalungao Trail | General Tinio, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to relax and to dip yourself in the cold river. Very much refreshing. However, it's a little crowded during weekends, holidays, and summer. The climb to the holy cross can be a little challenging especially if one is not used to such activity,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Janeth A
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We were curious about the Minalungao National Park. We saw the pictures from social media and it really looks good. So disappointing for what we saw when we arrived. Crowded, overpriced entrance fee and parking fee. I recommend not to go on weekends. Better go...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank LexieG575
Reviewed 7 October 2018

enjoying this nature with my friends which is really nice, very near in manila and very cheap, a nice break for a exhausted life in city.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ed G
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The striking limestone rock wall similar to El Nido is one reason to go to Minalungao National Park. It has a clean flowing river which you can swim. It is located about an hour drive from Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija. Floating bamboo cottages can be...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank jundavid0908
Reviewed 31 May 2018

The place is quite remote, we got there at exactly 12 noon at the middle of summer ranging from 35 to 40 degrees. Too much sun exposure along the highway. As we enter the gate we pay an entrance fee of PhP 100.00 each. You...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank nomorextin
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We definitely be back againd. The place was beautiful. We tried the 1000 steps to the cross and Worth it. The breath taking beauty on the highest pick of the place. You must try this.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

I'm usually a couch potato and the only exercise I like is walking but my better half loves mountain climbing. Minalungao National Park offers a good adventure for the not-so-thrill-seekers like me and those who loves outdoor thrills and activities. Tip #1: Hire a good...More

Date of experience: May 2018
8  Thank DataManila
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I was here with my brother on April 30 and May 1 and yes I saw the HUGE difference between going there on a weekday and a regular holiday. What you see on pictures online can only be seen on a regular weekday but the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Randy M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We were excited to go to MInalungao Park after viewing the lovely photos in its facebook page. We arrived at the park at 7:30Am and found it so crowded. Parking area was non-existent. Entrance fee of P100 was collected before entry to the place and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
5  Thank Dr_Bingcarlos
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A high school friend took us to the place during our visit from Manila. We did not expect the place to be a refreshing respite with a natural spring river excellent for swimming or other water activities. It was unfortunate that we did not come...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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James Erlich B
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Response from Carlos H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there’s a hotel in the area that caters to backpackers. not the expensive type.