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I considered this my first climb although I climbed mountains in the past. Pico de Loro is really... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Nuelene G
"climb at your own risk"

An awesome experience I had, Mt. Pico de Loro and Monolith is my second mountain I climbed... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
J-ruiz L
San Fernando La Union, Philippines
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

reminder to all tourists, do not try to waste time going to Mountain Pico De Loro, the only trail to the mountain top is always closed, up to December 3 of 2017, it is not yet open.

6  Thank HuZ31
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I considered this my first climb although I climbed mountains in the past. Pico de Loro is really worth visiting. I slipped twice here but I still had fun with friends. We didn't climb the monolith because it was already closed during our climb. There's...More

Thank Nuelene G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

An awesome experience I had, Mt. Pico de Loro and Monolith is my second mountain I climbed. Monolith is my best experience rock climbing.

1  Thank J-ruiz L
Reviewed 23 June 2017

it was September last year when i had the privilege to climb the slippery yet majestic trail of Mt Palay-palay or what other refered to as Pico de Loro. It is one of the few mountains within the province of Cavite that has an ancient...More

2  Thank Mark Christian A
Reviewed 18 January 2017

this mountain is very friendly, the trail is not that difficult there are also some store at the campsite the hardest part here is climbing the summit and also the monolith because of so many people want to go to the monolith we don't have...More

4  Thank bryan m
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The mountain is really good in terms of beauty and view. However, what makes the trip a bit disappointing are the trashes that are left by some climbers. It is saddening to see how irresponsible other people are.

Thank Claire G
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

It was really satisfying when you reach the monolith summit, but don't underestimate the trail to Pico De Loro This was my first hiking trip in Manila and this mount was my must go during my short stay in Philippines. We took a several public...More

Thank mramizam
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

This is my first ever hike experience. I was with my colleague and it's her first experience too. It was extremely tired but worth it. We did not even expect that we were able to get to the top. We almost surrender, and planning to...More

3  Thank iamAldonLopez
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Challenging ascend and traverse. Take note of the old and new paths, because it takes 4 and 2 hours respectively. The monolith may seem daunting at first look from the summit, but you'll be saying "it's all worth it" when you reach the top. A...More

Thank rainerainedontgoaway
Reviewed 16 May 2016

One of the most amazing experiences of my life. If you are looking for a fun hike with an amazing view - this is for you. Be prepared though, the hike is not easy. It will take you about 2 hours to get to the...More

4  Thank Sean D
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