Attractions - Local Philippines


Alaminos City
Virgin Cave is located in Alaminos, Pangasinan, Philippines.  Some of its naturalness have been lost due to the use of torches by visitors. It is note-worthy that young stalactites have been cleared.

Puerto Princesa
Vista Luz Picnic Ground is located in Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines.  The Vista Luz Picnic Grounds offer facilities like cottages and picnic huts. Locals come on weekends for swimming and picnicking. THe biggest hut called the pavilion is good for groups of up to 100 persons. Two cottages, each with two beds,electric fan and private bathroom are available for an overnight stay.

Anilao, Batangas
Vistamar is located in Anilao, Batangas, Philippines.  5m.-20m./16ft.-66ft. in depth, and about a 2 minutes away from Basura, right front of vistamar resort. No current, visibility is 10m. plus, bottom composition is sandy on shallow area, small drop offs made out of rocks and hard corals. It has under water concrete chairs and tables on shallow ground at about 5 meters, you can find some gobies and frog fish on loose rubble and sand and some pelagic and reef fish by the drop off side.

Volunteers Park is situated adjacent to the main gate of the Subic Bay Freeport Zone, this long, narrow park stretches along the Perimeter Road.  It is dedicated to the 8,000 volunteers who established the foundation of the Subic Bay Freeport Zone under the leadership of founding Chairperson Richard J. Gordon.

Davao City
Vulcan Garden Resort is located at  Mintal, Tugbok, Davao City.  It is a simple resort consisting mainly of a pool and a garden. It is a good place for holding events like birthdays and reunions. The resort gives a secluded atmosphere because of the shade given by surrounding plants. How to get to Vulcan Garden ResortIt is 20 to 30 minutes from the Davao city proper depending on the condition of traffic. Upon reaching Mintal, there are motorcycle drivers waiting for the passengers. Tell them that you are looking for the resort near the Vulcan Store.  Entrance fee: Php80/US$1.7

La Union
Wallace Air Station is located in San Fernando, La Union Philippines. Wallace Air Station is a great place to visit to have a feel of the town's great history. The 101 hectares of land was chosen as a base point for the 848th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron of the United States Army in the early 1900's.  Source:

Walled City is located in Jolo, Sulu, Philippines.  Considered as one of the favorite tourist spots in Jolo, the Walled City is touted as the smallest of its kind in the world. These historic brick walls, which were constructed by the Spaniards in 1878, measure eight-foot high and two-foot thick. Several burial sites for Spanish and American soldiers killed by Muslim warriors are located inside the Walled City.  Source:

Waniban Island is a 4-hectare island surrounded by aquamarine water. The water is so inviting that tourists are known to dip themselves in for hours. Small picnic huts have been placed on the island where tourists can place their belongings. HOW TO GET THERE Waniban Island is 10 to 20 minutes away from the shores of Mati. Boats plying the route to the island can be rented for 800 pesos a day. Source:Sun Star DavaoWetpaintJoyce's Site  

Dauin's two ancient dome-shaped watch towers were once used to warn against marauding Molo pirates. The towers are located in  Poblacion, Dauin near the beach and old church. It is regarded as one of Negros Oriental's oldest watchtowers. Source:provine of Negros Oriental 

Known as the “Land of Waterfalls”, with 23 documented waterfalls Lambunao is the place to cool off the summer heat. Most of these cascading bodies of water are located at mountainous barangays with some taking a day's hike at least.  These waterfalls are Mahangin, Balagnan, Dalhayan, Daragsa-an, Gi-ub, Igbulawan, Inas, Maasin, Mahagnop, Malinaw, Malumot, Naipit, Nalisong, Nasor-ohon, Olaw, Tabogon, Tabulwang, Takbangan, Baragsakan, and Tayokan. Read more about the "Land of Waterfalls".