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Lake Danao National Park

Ormoc, Leyte Province, Philippines
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Refreshing and relaxing view but food is a little bit pricey

Went there with friends last May 17, 2017. Entrance fee is only 5pesos/pax, parking fee is 10pesos... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
iamlibby
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Manila, Philippines
via mobile
relaxing

I never thought that this place is would really give you that very relaxing feeling. locals here... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
carinojerelon
,
Baguio, Philippines
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Ormoc, Leyte Province, Philippines
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"an hour"
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"the cottages"
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"feet above sea level"
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"awesome place"
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"view deck"
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"natural park"
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Went there with friends last May 17, 2017. Entrance fee is only 5pesos/pax, parking fee is 10pesos. Floating Cottage was 150/hr and kayak for rent 300pesos. What was surprisingly pricey was the camote and banana cost 100/kg! Place was a refreshing sight as well as...More

2  Thank iamlibby
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

I never thought that this place is would really give you that very relaxing feeling. locals here are very friendly. staffs of the balsa are very accommodating and hospitable. i love the food "shellfish" in sisig. a must try here. though I got a bit...More

Thank carinojerelon
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

amazing place for relaxation before year ends. before xmas hits the busy bee and valrustri staff visited this place for relaxation.. beautiful scenery..must be here

1  Thank peachtree17
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Its 20km far from Ormoc town proper, the place is serene and the locals are friendly. Its perfect for family picnics or group of friends chillin out. Bring food and water. Grilling is also allowed. The floating kubo cottage is for 150pesos per hr while...More

Thank Juy S
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

The place is beautiful to go if you want peace, cold wind, swim, hang with your friends, kayak or even have a date with family or love one.

Thank Noark C
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

No a lot to see but a big lake. Still worth the trip as there is nothing else worth seeing in Ormoc, not a Tourist destination. Catch a multi cab up and same one back. Driver will often wait an hour or so for you...More

Thank Mario P
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nestled in the upper baranggays ( Villages ) of ormoc city , Lake Danao is easily the largest fresh water reserve in western leyte . The local folk have organized themselves into a cooperative , which has banca rides , floating cottages , and local...More

Thank LetsMakeItLeyte
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

The lake is really beautiful. So quiet and clean. For sure, rent a car to get there from Ormoc, it is way too far for a trike. Spend several hours there.

Thank Nick Y
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Hidden in the mountains of Ormoc, you find this gem of a place. We spent the afternoon here after a trip to Kalanggaman Island. The wiew over the lake and the sorrounding moutain is really breathtaking, and enjoying a meal with family and friends on...More

1  Thank Anders H
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We had a awesome day here with some people we meet in Multi cab going there Only seafoods avail so if like me take other foods to eat I bought fresh fruit at market stalls there Floating raft hut out on lake is awesome they...More

Thank tradiewantsalady
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