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Mt Ampacao

Sagada, Luzon, Philippines
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Marvelous peak to view Sagada!

Simply....a marvelous peak to view Sagada! For this trek, you really need a guide due to some... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
Malabon, Philippines
Do It When You Have Spare Time

When you have some spare time and still want something to do in Sagada, do a half-day hike to Mount... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2016
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1 Nov 2016
“Marvelous peak to view Sagada!”
30 Jan 2016
“Do It When You Have Spare Time”
Sagada, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Simply....a marvelous peak to view Sagada! For this trek, you really need a guide due to some forks on the trail. Do not believe in some blogs that a guide is not needed. Also, make sure that the guide can take you to the smart...More

1  Thank GerbsDC
Reviewed 31 January 2016

When you have some spare time and still want something to do in Sagada, do a half-day hike to Mount Ampacao. Other than that, you can go somewhere else. Mount Ampacao does not offer the best spectacular views. Probably, the highlight of the hike is...More

2  Thank LegendHarry
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The three-hour Mt. Ampacao tour is a nice hike. After a short distance along the road, it's a narrow trail through the forest and meadows. The path goes along the crest, so you have nice views to both the Sagada and the Besao side. It's...More

1  Thank HeikoSchmitz
Reviewed 9 July 2015

It's an okay day hike. Weirdly, the summit doesn't really offer an amazing view - it's the shoulder (a meadowy area) that will give you a good pay off. Doable in the afternoon if you're a reasonably good hiker. :)

1  Thank VisitSagada
Reviewed 7 May 2015

We are 6 pax. Good: When you reached the summit of this mountain you'll be able to see the Tirad Pass and the mountain ranges of the Cordillera Bad: The trail going to the summit is stiff that you might need a mountain walking sticks....More

6  Thank Rynzel G
Reviewed 8 April 2015

After a 1.5 to 2 Hrs. hike surrounded by towering Pine Trees and Cool Breeze of Air.. the view at the ranch and at the top of Mt Ampacao gives you a peaceful feeling.

2  Thank Emil E
Reviewed 30 March 2015

A wonderful experience...love the view..my first time to hike and i did it without any bad experience..

2  Thank Ramil C
Reviewed 5 March 2015

If you can get a guide to go this is a pleasant walk with excellent views back into Sagada and over the range to the other side. There is no rock climbing just a fair bit of ascent. It is cool at the top and...More

1  Thank gtrot
Reviewed 1 February 2015

you can climb Mt. Ampacao w/out guide via Ambasing School but if you want to traverse to lake Danum the path is hard to find, so you will traverse to the same path you took going up... 3hrs time allotment... the path to smart cell...More

2  Thank NivekAjrob
Reviewed 5 January 2015

This is by far the most challenging trek that I have ever made. When you reach the top of Mt. Ampacao, the scenery is breathtaking and I won't blame you for taking a hundred selfies in all angles! Just make sure you go down 2-3...More

3  Thank wrkshy
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