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Maligcong Rice Terraces

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Bontoc, Luzon, Philippines
+63 916 527 7331
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A hidden gem

This could not be popular but the hidden beauty is for anyone who strive to search for it. Yes... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2017
verry beautiful

i had a verry good homestay at Vilmas homestay,she lives right on the rice terraces, and she also... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2017
Eric V
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“rice terraces” (6 reviews)
“homestay” (3 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Bontoc, Luzon, Philippines
+63 916 527 7331
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

This could not be popular but the hidden beauty is for anyone who strive to search for it. Yes we did took a guide to bring us to this wonderful spot. Our idea is since we're here much better to get the full understanding of...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed March 13, 2017

i had a verry good homestay at Vilmas homestay,she lives right on the rice terraces, and she also arranchend the guide...the food was simply but verry good great time recomendable

1  Thank Eric V
Reviewed February 24, 2017

I used a guide to explore the terraces and also hike up a nearby mountain for a great view looking down. The hike is easy and overall, I spent about 3.5 hours here. The views are amazing and few tourists were here (yet). I had...More

Thank Calvin C
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Maligcong Rice Terraces are not as popular as the Banaue Rice Terraces. Unlike the other similar landforms, MRT looks good even when there are no plants. The water reflects the sky above. So it looks like a terraced mirror. But in order to have a...More

1  Thank PepeLab
Reviewed September 15, 2016

Walking along these terraces is great and relaxing. The views are spectacular for photos. Just make sure you ALWAYS watch your step coz there are some areas wherein ang kitid ng lalakarin mo.....one wrong step...you will fall far down sa palayan.

Thank GerbsDC
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Walking through these century old rice terraces is relaxing and therapeutic. Nice therapy for traveler who are soul searching and looking for inspiration in life. For people who are more energetic, the place also offers hiking tours, which can be arrange locally. There are few...More

Thank Bea T
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Maligcong is just an hour druve from the town of Bontoc. You can hike down the terraces without a guide. The fee is just minimal and the view is great. The place is small compared to Batad but the terraces look great too. There are...More

1  Thank Rolly M
Reviewed April 30, 2016

From Bontoc, take a Jeepney that takes you to barangay Maligcong. The Jeepneys leave at 8am and noon. If you take the 8am Jeepney up to the terraces, your first ride down will be 2pm. Bring some snacks/food, as your options are very limited once...More

Thank Randy916
Reviewed April 12, 2016

Even if I'm not up for hiking to the mountains, a walk through the terraces is always a balm to the spirit. Traveling especially after the summer holidays means little or no other tourist around. If your timing is right (after an afternoon or early...More

Thank Oggie R
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Fantastic place, friendly people, easy walks in the middle of the terraces . If you want it less crowded than Banaue this is the place to go .

Thank greenpointstudisuite
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