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Mt. Batulao

National Highway, Nasugbu, Luzon, Philippines
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Back to Nature

Few hours from Manila and if you love hiking this is a must place to go for me. I really love the... read more

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Ivan Ray J
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Start early & new trail

The 20 of us booked 2 local guides which waited for us at the parking lot prior the hike, we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good54%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“day hike” (5 reviews)
“guide fee” (4 reviews)
“during summer” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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National Highway, Nasugbu, Luzon, Philippines
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"day hike"
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"during summer"
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"easy hike"
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"wear long sleeves"
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"registration fee"
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"jump off point"
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"per person"
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"registration area"
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"bring lots of water"
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"bulalo"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Few hours from Manila and if you love hiking this is a must place to go for me. I really love the beauty of this Mountain. You must try it guys

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The 20 of us booked 2 local guides which waited for us at the parking lot prior the hike, we started the hiking using the new trail around 6.40 am made it back to the same spot by 12.30 pm. We're lucky with the weather,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mt. Batulao is 811 masl with level 4 difficulty. We started our trek at 3:30 am. There are tour guides available and you can start as early as 3 am. My experience climbing this is not too exhausting, with equal parts hiking and trekking. I...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

A day hike is okay for a person who has work on weekdays like me. I joined last minute with a group that only 1 person that I am familiar with. Here's what happened: 1am left manila 3am arrived at camp (its cold) 330am start...More

1  Thank jaycaviles
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

It was Feb 16 when we decided to climb Mt. Batulao which I will call “The Grassy Mountain”. For those experienced mountaineers the level of difficulty of this mountain is 4, It was 7:30am when we started the climb, but I recommend that you start...More

1  Thank nicavanessa
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Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

my friends encourage me to try trekking for the 1st time, I enjoyed the beauty of nature but i was too exhausted after our trekking since i wasnt use to that kind of activity. Im not that adventurous too, it makes me feel nervous most...More

1  Thank Maybel C
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

Mt. Batulao is my very first mountain to climb and my very first travel with my friends. This is very perfect for a newbie like me because it is not so tilt and has a very easy path walk. Unfortunately, I didn't finish it until...More

2  Thank Fruthiemae11
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Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

It was rainny day and the heavy fog hide the view of mt batulao, but it still worth to visit. We hiked using the new trail and backward using old trail. It took almost 5hours back and forth due to the heavy fog and slippery...More

Thank marsha1122
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

This is a perfect mountain to climb for if you are just a newbie in hiking. When I am on it, I feel like I'm in Batanes. The view is majestic and lovely!

Thank JieJie F
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

My friends recommended this as a beginner hike. It was raining during our assault so we bought raincoats. A friend also told me that it was hot during their climb so I didn't bring a jacket. I was crazy to do that. Good thing, during...More

1  Thank Nuelene G
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Marie Lyn E
March 25, 2018|
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Response from nicavanessa | Reviewed this property |
Hi 30 pesos each station, if you use the new trail you will pay 4 stations i just dont know how much is the 4th station before the highest peak
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ranelyn d
January 23, 2018|
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Response from marsha1122 | Reviewed this property |
you can bargain the guide fee. normally they charged 500peso per group (max 5pax), but after bargain u can get lower price, up to your bargain skill. The registration is per person, new trail hv 3 registration point (30peso... More
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