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Mt. Bandilaan National Park

Cantabon, Philippines
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last frontier...

love the forest areas..cool and inviting from a hot day in the road....best for a stroll...just... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
mucho143
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phillipines
Serene, excellent views

Finding here was a bit tricky. I have been using google maps with an 85% success rate when... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Dani B
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Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

love the forest areas..cool and inviting from a hot day in the road....best for a stroll...just make time past by..

Thank mucho143
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Finding here was a bit tricky. I have been using google maps with an 85% success rate when downloaded offline, and here was an exception. When you see the butterfly sanctuary, take an immediate sharp right, instead of following the road to the right, easy...More

Thank Dani B
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

The best time to visit the place is during Holy Week, this time faith healers are gathered here for the Healing Festival. There are also souvenir items sold in the place.

Thank Rech D
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Around Cang-apa, you will find the crossing to Butterfly garden. Take the paved road uphill to the right, the opposite direction than to the Butterflies. Continue uphill and you will first find an area, inviting visitors to take a picnic (no clue why anyone would...More

Thank klassizistisch
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We hiked the easy way, not the path with the 12 stations of the Cross and climbed the tower to enjoy the view. Alas the trees has growned too tall to get a 360 degree view but we certainly enjoyed the fine wx and the...More

Thank lucseawalker
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We eventually found Mt Bandila-an after several days of unsuccessful but enjoyable attempts. Worth it for the views (although the treetops could do with trimming as the views from the tower were occasionally blocked by leaves!) and the cool shady winding mountain roads you travel...More

1  Thank j0ffan
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Our friend guide took us here not knowing what we were about to do. She told us we'd be trekking up to the mountain. There's a pathway to get up and it could get a little steep so just take your time. The place is...More

Thank Sheena F
Reviewed 17 September 2015

We got lost on our way here! We weren't even sure where we are since I don't have 3G signal for my phone's maps. We asked people along the way where the park is and they say just go straight and follow the road. We...More

Thank Putinbam
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Great views from the top of the mountain. Best scooter ride on the island, the scenery is really pretty.

1  Thank fred895
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I decided to walk together with a group of.locals which organized a walk to the mountain to the opening of the Faith Healing festival. We walked 10 km from the tennis court to the top and it was a great experience to...More

1  Thank ericksmb
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