Because of its proximity to the metro, Mt. Batulao is hailed as one of the top favourites for trekking and mountain climbing most especially for newbies. In 2-3hrs, you will be welcomed by the cool breeze that you don't always feel in the city. This, coupled with the spectacular boulder formations and panoramic view of the grassland that will leave you in awe will surely make you feel brand new. A ...
lso, the gorilla-shaped ridge line near the summit is definitely a view that should not be forgotten to capture! And when you thought that you have seen it all, the amazing 360 view of Batangas and its neighbouring cities will take you back to reality that there is more to see at the summit of the mountain.
The trail to the summit is not too exhausting. Hence, it's not much of an importance to bring along a lot of baggage. Just load your backpack with the essentials: bottles of water and gears that can help you survive the day. If you are a first time hiker, you will surely feel a bit of agony because the beginner feels will surely break into your spirit. But safety should not be a worry in Mt. Batulao. Surrounded by the locals in the area, you'll feel extra doses of safety and comfortability. With just a few pesos, you can already hike in one of the most sought-after mountains in the Philippines.
Trail with us and be part of the fun experience! Hike at the mountain that holds one of the most captivating sceneries of our country. Share life outdoors at Mt. Batulao!
Mount Batulao News
Due to its proximity to Manila, Mount Batulao has become a popular destination for rookie climbers. The peak stands at 811+ meters above sea level and offers a spectacular view of the town. Since Batulao comprises a series of mountains, each ascent was labeled 1- 10 by locals to make it easier to identify the progress/movement of the tourists.
Mountain-biking enthusiasts can test their trail-riding skills when the "ArtVenture: Bike Trails at Batulao Artscapes" kicks off next month at Batulao Artscapes Complex in Nasugbu, Batangas.
Organized by the Century Properties Group, the 7-kilometer bike challenge circuit is set for May 5 and 12.
The Batulao biking event is the ultimate test of agility, concentration, endurance and athleticism that will challenge beginner, intermediate and professional bikers, with the venue's topography, composed of rolling terrain, hills and natural forest.
"We envisioned this event to be a worthwhi ...
Mt. Batulao is one of the famous hiking destinations in Batangas for those people searching for challenges and outdoor adventures. This mountain is another gem and pride of Southern Luzon which is 2-3 hours travel from the Manila, very accessible to both private and public vehicles. Batulao is famous because of the breathtaking view of its ranges and slopes. Its surface has an amazing shape covered with luscious and relaxing greens. Since it's just a few kilometeres away from Tagaytay, which is the usual side trip, its ambiance is really cool.
The day we conquered Mt. Batulao. (Nasugbu, Batangas, Philippines) (2D1N)
Here guys, I wanted to show you our unforgettable experience.
It's a must hike, guys. Enjoy the stupefying and breath-taking views.
Hope you like it.
If your staying in the Manila area in the Philippines and want to take a break from the busy city try hiking Mt. Batulao in Nasugbu, Batangas. It's pretty easy to get to, take a bus to Nasugbu ? Lemery and tell the driver your going to Mt. Batulao. Exit the bus when you get to Evercrest Golf Course in Lemery, Batangas. Travel time is roughly 2 to 3 hours depending on the traffic. Once you get to Evercrest, you can either walk or take a tricycle going to the jump-off point. Make sure to bring enough water, but if you do run low there are a few places along the trail with different drinks for sa ...
Hiking down Mt. Batulao with hired guide. The beginning of the hike is not well marked, I would advise hiring a guide for the first time!