Mount Sungay

Tagaytay City, Cavite

Mount Sungay, also known as Mount Gonzales, is a mountain in the Province of Cavite in the Philippines. Located in eastern Tagaytay City, the inactive stratovolcano is the highest point of the province of Cavite at 709 meters. The slopes of the mountain is the source of the San Cristobal River that flows from the mountain to Silang, Cavite down to its mouth at Laguna de Bay in Calamba, Laguna.

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  • Mt Sungay Palace In The Sky

    Mt Sungay Palace In The Sky

    Located at the peak of Mt. Sungay - the highest point in the province of Cavite, Palace in the Sky is known today as People's Park. It has an altitude of 2400 ft above sea level which can be reached by a short uphill trek from the entrance and consists of about 120 ft. ascent.

    Upon reaching the summit, a breathtaking and panoramic 360-degree view of the area surrounding Tagaytay City can be seen. The green curves of the winding hilly roads, Taal Volcano together with the lake and the vast landscape of the surrounding provinces of Laguna, Batangas and Cavite offers a picturesque sight to be ...

  • Amongst the Clouds at Tagaytay Peoples Park in the Sky

    Amongst the Clouds at Tagaytay Peoples Park in the Sky

    I remember the first time I set foot in Tagaytay City with a couple of office friends; they showed me around the area, tried out leaf dishes at Sonya's Garden and walked around Caleruega's sprawling gardens. Then one of them mentioned a palace in the sky. My curiosity got piqued; a palace in the sky? Really?

    Images of Hayao Mizaki's anime classic, Laputa flashed before my eyes. Is there really such a place in Tagaytay City? I asked my friend. She quickly backed up, saying it was more a park really than a castle. Dubbed as People's Park in the Sky, it is located at Mount Sungay, the city's ...

  • Mount Sungay Tagaytay Peoples Park in the Sky

    This is one of my co-sidetrip when i visited Tagaytay last May, together with my co-tripper, Ichan, Roger, Aleli, Jheng, and Ritz. This place is known to be the highest hill in Tagaytay where you will have a good view of Manila Bay, Laguna Lake and Taal Lake. We all knew that Tagaytay is one of the famous getaway near Manila area. One of the closest option to Baguio City because of its awesome ambiance and cold temperature like.

    This park was previously known as Palace in the Sky, built by the former President Marcos to house President Ronald Regan and his first lady for their visit in the ...