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Twin Lakes of Balinsasayao & Danao

12 km west of the town of Sibulan, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
+63 926 831 3719
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Beautiful!

Must visit to see and experience the tranquility of this place! There was a light drizzle which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
missuspiggy
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Singapore, Singapore
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Tranquility

We decided to drive to the lake on a whim, and we did not know what to expect. It was a long drive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
oomfee
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Cebu City, Philippines
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“viewing deck” (12 reviews)
“boat ride” (12 reviews)
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LOCATION
12 km west of the town of Sibulan, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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+63 926 831 3719
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"viewing deck"
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"boat ride"
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"entrance fee"
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"lake danao"
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"habal habal"
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"parking area"
in 8 reviews
"per hour"
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"scenic drive"
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"rent a kayak"
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"nature lovers"
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"serene place"
in 4 reviews
"long trip"
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"worth the trip"
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"overlooking view"
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"small hike"
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"great ride"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must visit to see and experience the tranquility of this place! There was a light drizzle which made the whole experience great as fog came down and temperatures were cold and it was windy.

Thank missuspiggy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to drive to the lake on a whim, and we did not know what to expect. It was a long drive and we thought we were lost, but when we got to the lake, all that apprehension disappeared. You have to leave your...More

Thank oomfee
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time here. The guides were accommodating and the place is well kept and just beautiful. Perfect place for some quiet time and soaking in the beauty of nature.

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Two words worth it. Going there would be hard since it's a bumpy ride and rough road. The moment you go there you will feel the tranquil and relaxing atmosphere of the place. I will recommend you to go there at least once it will...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

you will not believe you are in the Philippines as it looks like a mountain lake in the U.S, Kayaking and hiking.. saw a python on our walk

Thank daniel t
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

You will amazed the place, beautiful and cool.. enjoy the trip going there and the view was really great. Quite place, you have to rent a boat to a viewing deck to see the beautiful scenery other lake. Bring valid id's with address to have...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

I took the boat to get to the other lake. It was before 9 am and place was cool with not much people yet. I didn't realize that one could just walk the trail on the side to reach the other lake. If you plan...More

Thank Edward T
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

A stunning location but sadly it rained while I was there. There is an option to take a boat to a viewing area to see the other lake, but for the adventurous types it is possible to walk but take good shoes as there is...More

Thank Lucy R
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the road to the twin lakes. Its quite scenic although steep and curvy. I liked going a bit into the mountain and exploring this area. You can either walk through a marked path from one lake to the viewpoint where you can...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Photos of this place did not even capture the beauty. It is a tranquil place, very ideal to have peace and quiet while enjoying the beauty of GOD’s creation. Pls take the short boat ride across the lake, the boatmen are so knowledgeable of the...More

Thank missuspiggy
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Diosdado A
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Response from Edsel P | Reviewed this property |
Hello - best transport mode is to take the motorcycle.
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Response from DUETES25 | Reviewed this property |
Hi it was Php 50/head entrance, Php10 vehicle parking
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