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Mt. Maculot

Brgy. Poblaction | Barangay Pinagkaisahan, Cuenca, Luzon 4222, Philippines
+63 930 576 9056
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Surreal view of Taal Lake

I think this is my 5th in Mt. Maculot and it never ceases to amaze me. :) Good: 1... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Makati, Philippines
No clearing at the Rockies

When we reached the Rockies, it rained hard we don't have a choice but go down. On the way to the... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Nuelene G
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“batangas city” (3 reviews)
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Brgy. Poblaction | Barangay Pinagkaisahan, Cuenca, Luzon 4222, Philippines
+63 930 576 9056
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I think this is my 5th in Mt. Maculot and it never ceases to amaze me. :) Good: 1. Distance - Just a 1.5 hr drive from Manila. If you're commuting 2 hrs. 2. A surreal view of Taal Lake - Taken for granted because...More

Thank macasaetchris
Reviewed 15 August 2017

When we reached the Rockies, it rained hard we don't have a choice but go down. On the way to the summit, the trail was muddy to the point that you need to crawl. But we had fun there and took a lot of pictures....More

Thank Nuelene G
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We decided to do the full traverse which included Camp Site, Rockies, Summit (930m) and the Grotto which was P800 with mandatory guide (thanks Nathan!). We were told it would be about 6hrs but did it easily in 5. The climb to the Camp Site...More

3  Thank craighSunshineCoast
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This is a good place for beginners and for those who's fond of nice view. Tip: kung magttraverse kayo Simulan nyo umakyat sa groto bago sa rockies so hindi nyo na kailangan magrappel, mas madali sya.

4  Thank Jei P
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this for beginners, best if you'll do a night trek as the view of sunrise at the peak is awesome! You also get a view if Taal Volcano and Taal Lakee from the other side (I always get a view of Taal...More

Thank nikkyhldmvj
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Mt maculot is in cuenca batangas, approximately 17km from lipa city. If you are from lipa, you can take a jeep going to lemery and drop off at cuenca. If you are from cubao or lrt/buendia. Take a bus (JAM) going to lemery and stop...More

4  Thank Nuki-nenen
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This was fun for us....not too difficult to climb to the crosses but well worth the day outing. They do have camping and other activities.

1  Thank PhilsJourney
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This is a really lovely walk. I got a jeepney from Lipa City to the little town where the walk starts. Then I walked (you can tricycle taxi) towards where Google maps said the start was. Along the way there is a stall (looks a...More

1  Thank Natalie949
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Mountain was not so hard to climb if you are ehm more of really physically fit. The only challenge i guess is that its literally high and that you need to hold on and depend to all the twigs around so you can climb up....More

Thank wandamaj
Reviewed 29 June 2016

How could I forget the first mountain I climbed which cause me to hike more up to now. It really hooked my heart, giving me a very beautiful scenery of the taal lake and taal volcano. The mountain who inspire me to climb more and...More

Thank Cristy T
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