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408 kilometers north of Manila, Vigan, Luzon, Philippines
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“chavit singson” (33 reviews)
“mini zoo” (17 reviews)
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408 kilometers north of Manila, Vigan, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are few animal but it was suprizing. The view at the top is amaizing. The gallery at the top was great. Unbelievable.

Thank עירית מ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely loved the place. It's educational because they presented the evolution and different species of animal. Replicas of dinasours can also be found inside. You also get a chance of pony ride for free. Lots of ordinary and unusual animals can be found there....More

Thank ChefT1na
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

It's alright, quite overrated honestly but it was fine. The shuttle ride was costly and it wasn't really worth it all. Anyone could have just walked since a lot of the space are not featured or being used to showcase anything else.

Thank Liz M
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Well, It’s a property owned by Gov. Singson. Baluarte occupies 20 out of 120 or 130 hectares. We were a big group so we decided to take the private shuttle tour with a guide, which cost Php1000. It has 3 stations - well, for photoshoot....More

Thank FaeMarieS
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

Baluarte is a great place to visit, especially if you have small children. There is a small but interesting selection of animals, and you can get as close as you want to the fence (close enough to touch them, if you're lucky). After passing the...More

Thank Yasmeen T
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Although we really didn't think highly of Chavit Singson, it was (admittedly) a treat to see him here in person. He was showing off his prized possession--his tiger--to some of his Japanese friends. We paid 500 Php (if i remember correctly) to have our picture...More

Thank Grace V
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

I'm sorry but just at the start of the tour, I already got annoyed with ths tour guide. We wanted to watch the sealion show so we lined up for it. And we became excited when we were already lead by the guide. But apparently,...More

1  Thank Joyce D
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

The Baluarte zoo houses a number of animals not native to the country (kangaroos, zebras, lions and South American deers, for example). The kids were impressed to see them. There's also a small museum that showcases taxidermies of animals hunted and shot by the owner....More

Thank msminchin23
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

This place has animals that i have never seen before. very huge place and very educational love it here! your trip wont be complete if you havent tried riding one of their ostreach

Thank EphraimRenz
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

💚Since I am a fan of nature... green grasses, trees and the beautiful clouds in the sky.. I must say Baluarte ni Chavit suited my taste. I really appreciate the place, aside from free entrance it has a beautiful view. Lots of people having fun...More

Thank greenieminty
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