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Batad Rice Terraces

Batad Trail | Tappiya Falls Trail, Banaue, Luzon 3601, Philippines
+63 926 365 1270
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amazing view of the UNESCO world heritage sites, easily accessible using affordable tricycles from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Steve K

Stayed the night in Batad, as opposed to the quick visits that most people do, which gave me a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Batad Trail | Tappiya Falls Trail, Banaue, Luzon 3601, Philippines
+63 926 365 1270
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Reviewed 2 days ago

amazing view of the UNESCO world heritage sites, easily accessible using affordable tricycles from the town or arranged via the hotel. A trek down into the villages will add into the experience.

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed the night in Batad, as opposed to the quick visits that most people do, which gave me a chance to explore more & nicely switch off from city life. Rice terraces are very impressive, would like to have seen them green though, but they...More

Thank KMLondon22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Though not as breathtaking as Banaue Rice Terraces, it still is wonderful to behold. The Mountain Province is really amazing and offers jaw dropping landscapes but also boasts of treacherous Racine's and landslide prone areas so driving should be done carefully.

Thank Marisel S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Batad Terraces are truly breathtaking, literally and figuratively. The steps are very tall and can be exhausting for those not used to strenuous activity. No phone signal in Batad. It is worth staying for a night to disconnect and watch the sunrise illuminate the...More

Thank EiverGelan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simply amazing. The hike along steep ravines, hillside trails and rice terraces can be scary, it was like a torture but well worth it once you reach the destination.

Thank OMPSA74
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I grew up seeing and reading about rice terraces in our elementary textbooks. Actually experiencing it for the first time brought out the child in me. The child that is happy with the simplest joys of life. Sure the trek was a bit hard it...More

Thank Wins_Salvador
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I stayed here for two nights and I can with ease say, because I also trekked to the others, that these rice fields are the most beautiful in the Philippines. They have the shape of an amphitheatre. It is nice if you visit the rice...More

Thank Aleksander V
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

these rice terraces are said to be over 2,000 years old and are truly a sight to see. we went in august when the fields were recently harvested so it was looking a little brown so recommend to see in more colour march or april....More

1  Thank kristyrebecca
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Better to take a guide and be careful as if you have height fear u need to consider if you should do it. But the view is really great!

Thank Freddie049
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We did a 1 day trip to Batad Rice Terraces and this is truly amazing. Something you shouldn't miss out in your Philippines Trip. Just consider that some kind of stamina is needed :-) Thats to our Tour Guide and the Team to make this...More

1  Thank Trotter19
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Bahaa N
16 October 2017|
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Response from OMPSA74 | Reviewed this property |
I prefer CODA LINES over Ohayami Bus Co. WHY? CODA LINES has better, newer and cleaner buses. They even have bathrooms, real, clean ones. They leave around 10 PM every night from their Cubao terminal. OHAYAMI seems to have... More
13 October 2017|
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Response from Wins_Salvador | Reviewed this property |
Batad rice terraces is also beautiful mid-November because if its golden color. since harvesting starts October and usually ends by November. This is a great time to experience the traditional manual milling of rice. We had... More
23 August 2017|
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Response from Angel M | Reviewed this property |
We went there just last May. In midyear, you will see the golden terraces. Best time to go! 😊