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this mountain will welcome you once your plane lands at Basco airport

once you see this after deplaning the aircraft, yes, it just confirms that you are in... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2017
Mandaluyong, Philippines
"Breath taking view"

A place you'll think you're in a foreign land. A place where you want to thank God for creating... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2017
Sol P
Davao City, Philippines
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“clouds” (7 reviews)
Basco, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed April 17, 2017

once you see this after deplaning the aircraft, yes, it just confirms that you are in batanes! We were lucky to see her full beauty when we arrived. this mountain can also be seen the the marlboro Hills and vayang rolling hills and anywhere in...More

Thank musickaren
Reviewed April 16, 2017

A place you'll think you're in a foreign land. A place where you want to thank God for creating such lovely and peaceful place.

Thank Sol P
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Travelling is a luxury for many but for me it is the best stress reliever considering the hassle and bustle of today's living. It is my privilege to visit Mt. Iraya, the famous mountain on the Batanes blueprint. I was fortunate and lucky to see...More

Thank JohnGex
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Serene view. Those who are searching for a perfect mountainous view would love this. You can see Mt. Iraya anywhere from Basco but I think we've found the perfect spot to took a picture. See my photo below. It is advisable to take a picture...More

Thank desaraphen
Reviewed June 30, 2016

You will see Mt. Iraya many times during your stay in Batanes, it's like its always there watching but at the same time shy because the top was always covered with clouds. It has been a personal goal to see the top but I was...More

Thank nixlco
Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Mount on Batanese has beautiful view and surrounding by natural view. And still vigan.. Very interesting place.

Thank bromoeco
Reviewed March 27, 2016

I only went into the foothills of Mt. Iraya on a quest to find the Japanese Paradise Flycatcher. This is one of the few places on Batan that you can see it relatively easily, especially in March when they're breeding. The trail was difficult at...More

Thank mlgocon
Reviewed March 17, 2016

If you're in good shape, you can get to the top (1100 meters) in a little over two hours. Otherwise, just plan on four to the top. You definitely want to hire a guide (1500-ish) as the trail gets less discernible the higher you go....More

Thank BarryTattle
Reviewed March 5, 2016

We only viewed this from afar, but they said you can climb the mountain. For some reason the Moutain is always covered with clouds, you will only get a few minutes view of the summit until it gets covered with clouds again. It's the active...More

Thank Ed N
Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Wherever you go in the Batanes islands, Mt Iraya dominates esp.on Batan island. So why not climb it? I did. 5-6 hrs up and down. It was pretty tough going and with a good local Ivatan guide we meandered along muddy paths through the jungle...More

Thank Peter O
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