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Minalungao National Park

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The perfect little adventure for both non-thrill seekers and adventurers.

I'm usually a couch potato and the only exercise I like is walking but my better half loves... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
View, swimming, sightseeing on Minalungao Natl Park

Minalungao Natl Park in Gen. Tinio (formerly named Papaya), in Nueva Ecija is a protected area by... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Metro Manila, Philippines
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General Tinio, Luzon 3104, Philippines
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

The place is quite remote, we got there at exactly 12 noon at the middle of summer ranging from 35 to 40 degrees. Too much sun exposure along the highway. As we enter the gate we pay an entrance fee of PhP 100.00 each. You...More

Thank iamtinamoreno
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We definitely be back againd. The place was beautiful. We tried the 1000 steps to the cross and Worth it. The breath taking beauty on the highest pick of the place. You must try this.

Thank Joeilicious23
Reviewed 17 May 2018

I'm usually a couch potato and the only exercise I like is walking but my better half loves mountain climbing. Minalungao National Park offers a good adventure for the not-so-thrill-seekers like me and those who loves outdoor thrills and activities. Tip #1: Hire a good...More

1  Thank DataManila
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I was here with my brother on April 30 and May 1 and yes I saw the HUGE difference between going there on a weekday and a regular holiday. What you see on pictures online can only be seen on a regular weekday but the...More

Thank Randy M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We were excited to go to MInalungao Park after viewing the lovely photos in its facebook page. We arrived at the park at 7:30Am and found it so crowded. Parking area was non-existent. Entrance fee of P100 was collected before entry to the place and...More

1  Thank Dr_Bingcarlos
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A high school friend took us to the place during our visit from Manila. We did not expect the place to be a refreshing respite with a natural spring river excellent for swimming or other water activities. It was unfortunate that we did not come...More

Thank alcor1922
Reviewed 14 April 2018

beautiful place for an eco-adventure activity. lots of stuff to do. from swimming, kayaking, diving, spellunking, cave exploration, hiking, rafting, picnic, etc, etc. they even have a hotel for those who wish to stay overnight. and the rates aren’t exorbitant. good for backpackers. my only...More

3  Thank Carlos H
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Want to have a quick getaway with your family and friends, be close to nature and be ready to have an adventurous day? You can try this precious gem located General Tinio, Nueva Ecija. Last March 2018, me and my beau with two other friends...More

4  Thank Thengpot
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The attraction is a river traversing a National Park. To get here the first time, I recommend to use the route via Gapan City The roads leading all the way to the River are almost concrete or asphalt except on one portion with a short...More

2  Thank Elias G
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Minalungao Natl Park in Gen. Tinio (formerly named Papaya), in Nueva Ecija is a protected area by the DENR. Went there in the early morning of March 29, 2018 (Maundy Thursday) & being a holiday, there are lots of people who want to sightsee, swim...More

3  Thank ophe1204
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James Erlich B
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Response from Carlos H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there’s a hotel in the area that caters to backpackers. not the expensive type.
Beverly A
30 March 2018|
Response from Floro Mark D | Reviewed this property |
hello, as far as i know. the park is always open, unless announced. to make sure, please contact: (056) 606 3352
31 October 2017|
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Response from Jhovs | Reviewed this property |
It is accessible but better check you footing specially during the wet seasons.