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La Paz Sand Dunes

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Address: Brgy. 33 La Paz, Laoag, Luzon 2900, Philippines
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4x4 rides, ATV rides and Sandboarding...

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A Discovery of Beauty and Adventture

When i heard that Ilocos Norte has sand dunes. It aroused my curiosity so i rated it must GO for IT. True enough, it was an awesome place. A place for adventure and sure it is... read more

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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32 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

When i heard that Ilocos Norte has sand dunes. It aroused my curiosity so i rated it must GO for IT. True enough, it was an awesome place. A place for adventure and sure it is made safe. Everybody had fun. Our tour guide Rhyan gave us the history of sand dunes. He and his other friends were fun of... More 

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Thank sandracyu
Manila, Philippines
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40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a great time with my sisters at the sand dunes. Weather was really good, and there were not a lot of people at the time so it wasn't crowded. Our tour guides were engaging and we had an enjoyable time zipping through the sand dunes and taking lots of pics at the picture stops. Sand boarding was surprisingly exhilarating,... More 

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Thank geekyobserver
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94 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an exhilarating time, the kids enjoyed the 4x4 ride. It was a bumpy and exciting ride, you definitely need to experience it to appreciate the experience. It will cost you 2500 per ride for the 4x4 car and unlimited sand surfing. A must visit and a must experience!

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Thank Herman D
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10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being on a very tight schedule, we did not get to play Mad Max among the dunes. It would be a great excuse for a re~visit, though, to ride, that is. So we got out of our rented van and rapidly walked up a sand hill, curious to find out what was on the other side. As we trudged up... More 

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Thank Virginia T
Cagayan de Oro, Philippines
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40 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2017

This was my first time in Laog and it was amazing. I would liek to go back again because it was a very awesome extreme sport. This activity is not advisable for weak heart because it will totally kill you jajajaja. But it was very nice it would pump your adrenaline and it will totally live you into frenzy and... More 

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Pangasinan Province, Philippines
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2017

For adrenaline junkies like me, off-road experience in the sand dunes of La Paz is one for the books! It may not have the picturesque view like that of Dubai and Sahara Deserts, but you would still enjoy and relish riding and shouting to your hearts content. A must try when in Ilocos Region!

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Tacloban, Philippines
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32 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Ended our first day in Ilocos Norte with sand boarding and touring the sand dunes in a truck. You need not to go to the Middle East to experience these. Ideal time to visit the area is before sunset. I have never seen a more spectacular sunset that what we had that day. If you're wondering what it feels to... More 

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Davao City, Philippines
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 4, 2017

The best experience in desert... hehe. Sooo amazing...so much had the best trip... Everything the tourist spot are all comes with excitement trips.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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108 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Get the 1 hour. You will rent a 4x4 ride going up and done the sand dunes. 5 persons per ride. There's no roof not unless you want to sit beside the driver which accommodates one person only. It's a standing up ride, hold on to the bars or you will fall. We got the not too extreme ride. It... More 

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Tabriz
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70 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed January 26, 2017

On the way to Northern parts of Philippines, on the Eastern coast of South China Sea there is a sand beach with courses prepared for some adventerful experience. Most of the vehicles converted for this sand cruising are of Jeep build. The chassis elevated and the body structures are reinforced. There are photographers who record parts of the cruising (mainly... More 

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