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Jungle Environment Survival Training (JEST) Camp

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Upper Mau, Cubi-Triboa, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2002, Philippines
+63 47 252 1489
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Cute little show

Guy does a few neat things with a machete and some bamboo. Coolest part was starting a fire by... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TAMAN1951
via mobile
Nice exposure for kids

It was an interesting exposure for our kids. We took the 2 hour activity in the morning and we ware... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
kasaysayanm
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San Fernando La Union, Philippines
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Jungle Environment Survival Training (JEST) Camp is where we give adventurous souls a chance to learn indigenous skills in an active, hands-on environment, educate them how to work with the wonders of nature responsibly through unique attractions (some first in the Philippines) and give them an unforgettable close-up experience with our beloved animals, critters and plants.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Upper Mau, Cubi-Triboa, Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Luzon 2002, Philippines
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+63 47 252 1489
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US$14 per adult
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Guy does a few neat things with a machete and some bamboo. Coolest part was starting a fire by friction. Makes a spoon, poker, rice cooker from bamboo. Short little show. Cute but not worth the time to make a trip here. If here already,...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

It was an interesting exposure for our kids. We took the 2 hour activity in the morning and we ware lucky that there was only three groups/ families. The kids were happy to see the camp, and learn a few ideas from the activity. Paid...More

1  Thank kasaysayanm
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

very informative and educational. this could be an awesome experience for children who grew up in the city.

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

We were here last weekend and took the Camp Craft course. It was great! We made our own fire from bamboo, cooked our meal, and ate from plates and utensils also made from bamboo. We hiked to beautiful Boton falls and had the best rice!...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

it's a good place to take your children because they will learn really a lot in this place. It is also a good place to bond with your family.

Thank shaninchan
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We did 3 days jungle survival bootcamp. Really enjoyed our experience with Ed. Jungle in this area is not anything special, main focus is to learn survival skills and it's good like that. I can really recommend training everyone nature, survival or camping enthusiast. You...More

Thank Heidi H
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

and mazong window wo see how the indigenous people live, their cuisine, their practices and their culture as a whole

Thank jcaluyo
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

The JEST Camp is part team-building venue and part bird park. Those attractions can border on cheesy and corny, but the real star here are the Jungle Survival Courses. You can choose the level of demonstration - from basic demonstrations to a package that includes...More

1  Thank hizonfire
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

We only saw some activities that can be done to the jungle. We learned the jungle survival demo 101 by our natives. They are really good and I am amazed on some information they have given. We are planning to do some on the jungle....More

Thank allaizadoming01
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

The most amazing thing you'll experience here is their survival demonstration which was given by the aetas with the use of Bamboos one can cook, drink and make fire out from it.

Thank Princess K
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