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Pretty great.

Good for beginners. We weren't able to climb both mountains and visit the caves as we were too... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2015
Diorella Anne O
via mobile
Beginner friendly, amazing view!

If you are new to hiking, do not hesitate to climb this mountain. The trail is good for a beginner... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2015
Pasig, Philippines
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San Miguel, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

A must hike..Near mla!:) will only take 2hrs from nlex.. Amazing view and adventure!:) Recommended for beginners.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

This place will give you an idea of a piece of heaven. you will be englighten by the gift of nature. Its worth climbing. 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank angelajey14
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Tagged with a difficulty level of 2/9 by the PinoyMountaineer site, Mt. Manalmon's summit (at 196 MASL) can be reached within an hour or two. Most people do a twin peak dayhike, the other mountain being the famous Mt. Gola that peeks behind most summit...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank marsmedz
Reviewed 1 April 2016

This is very ideal for beginners. The hike is not much of a hassle since there were guides helping us. We conquered Mt. Manalmon and Mt. Gola since it can be done in a dayhike.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Mariel G
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Visiting Mount Manalmon was interesting. To reach the jump off, you had to cross a charming hanging bridge. Alternatively, you may also choose to be more adventurous and cross the river via the monkey bridge. The hike begins with a short briefing with the guide...More

Date of experience: March 2016
8  Thank apern30
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Mountain climbing beginners looking for an all-in-one experience should definitely go to Mt. Manalmon. Situated in Sitio Madlum, San Miguel, Bulacan, it is only 2 hours away from Manila with various options for adventures — cable crossing, mountain trekking, spelunking, river plunging and rappelling! Upon...More

Date of experience: May 2015
5  Thank followyouroad
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Good for beginners. We weren't able to climb both mountains and visit the caves as we were too tired already but it was definitely fun.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Diorella Anne O
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

If you are new to hiking, do not hesitate to climb this mountain. The trail is good for a beginner like me and you will be rewarded with an awesome view in its peak. But during the rainy season, you have to be careful because...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank GeciDC
Reviewed 12 July 2015

This is a very exciting place to visit in San Miguel Bulacan. BUT I recommend to be extra cautious and make sure you are with an experience guide who knows the place inside and out. You can go by more than one option to start...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank Guin Carlo A
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

A good mountain to climb for beginners, the number 1 problem would be the hot temperature since this mountain has few trees. When you reach the top, all the hardship will be worth it. The view of the river and the mountains is fulfilling. Tips:...More

4  Thank hunter_torqs
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