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Kapurpurawan Rock Formation

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Address: Burgos, Luzon, Philippines

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An excellent place for rock lovers

Very hot! So many people trekking the route going down the rock formation , hot and taste of salt in the wind. But once you reached the rockies well its an excellent view. Nice... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 January 2017
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Very hot! So many people trekking the route going down the rock formation , hot and taste of salt in the wind. But once you reached the rockies well its an excellent view. Nice place to visit. Its different.

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San Juan, Metro Manila
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

First the nasty stuff: (1) Unruly patrons. Geez man! The patrons just chuck their trash everywhere! If this continues to be tolerated, there'd be a mountain of trash within 5 years. (2) Kid-unfriendly. Well, you can bring young kids along. BUT expect them to get trampled by rude, uneducated, adult patrons who'll just bulldoze through the trail. Now the good... More 

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Thank Szass_Tam
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

I dont know if the side we been is the beautiful rock formation, but didnt enjoy much the view, We hired our kids horses to ride two kids at one horse for Php150 and if solo Php 100. Thats pretty expensive for a back and forth ride. Its a hot day when we arrive at 12 lunch. You can ask... More 

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Thank Audreeadjel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Just a few distances from Bangui Windmills you could already reach the Kapurpurawan Rock Formation in Burgos. You have to take a long walk before you could reach the main area. The trail is also not that easy as you have to go down steep and walk about hundred meters. Along you will pass a vine tunnel and a trail... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The beauty of this place was unbelievable. I couldn't believe what my eyes witnessed. This is really something worth visiting. The hike to visit the white formation was worth it. I recommend not to rent a horse going there because the experience will be more fulfilling and there are nice views that you will see if you hike. Just take... More 

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Thank Kurt Ervin C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Went here as a part of the tour.. I saw this place bfore in television and i was really excited to see this.. Rock formation beside the ocean....its amazing . The view...blue waters...green nature. And the rock formation it self is really a great scenery to enjoy in ilocos norte. Its nice to walk there take picture.. Or ride horse... More 

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Thank Ronna V
Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

a very interesting work of art on the side of the sea, where in you can appreciate the sea breeze and the calm mood of the place, really enjoyed hoping to one rock formation up to the other, some areas are not passable.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

The Kapurpurawan Rock Formation was formed for almost a thousand years ago forming in this beautiful coast of Burgos fronting the Bangui Bay. The best time to go here is in the morning to get a beautiful glimpse of the "puraw" (white) rock sparkling in the sun. Well, aside from meeting the crowd. It requires a little bit of trek... More 

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Taguig City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Due to time constraints, we were not able to get to see the rock formation up close. But even so, it looks majestic from afar, I bet it looks even better up close. The rock is a bit far so you'll have to walk or rent a horse. But if you opted to stay, you can always order an empanada.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Kapurpurawan Rock Formation is located along Bangui Bay in Burgos. Getting there takes a 15 minute walk along the rocky shore. Fret not, there's a pathway for tourists. One can even horseback to see this natural wonder of white colored rocks sculpted by the wind and waves over time.

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