Lake Agco, also called Lake Agko, is at the foot of Mt. Apo and has an elevation of 1,250 meters above sea level and is located at Agco, Ilomavis, Kidapawan City. The water of Lake Agco bubbles with heat coming from beneath. The boiling mud around the lake is sometimes used by local inhabitants to cook eggs.
Lake Agco or Lake Agko News
It was last week, when we were supposed to go to Lake Agco but got lost on the way, that we vowed to go back the soonest. Who would have thought that we were crazy enough to make the soonest a week after? That may not be crazy at all but we were restless, maybe, of the thought that we were almost there but never quite made it ??" which was why when the idea to go, go, go popped up we never had second thoughts and went, went, went.
Mindanao, the southern group of Philippine islands, hide within it many travel gems that are yet to be discovered. Many amazing Mindanao points of interest remain a secret to the travel sphere and are only visited by the lucky few who would go out of their way to find these sites. Included in this list are just few of those many underrated, fascinating tourist destinations in Mindanao Philippines.
Magpupungko Rock Formation and Tidal Pools ??" Siargao
Why you should go
When Mother Nature creates something out of its own beauty and energy, one must strive to witness it. Such is the cas ...
Lake Agco-Mount Apo Adventure located in Kidapawan City, North Cotabato, Philippines last May 29, 2016.
Located at the foot of the highest mountain in the Philippines, Mt. Apo, the Lake Agco Mahomanoy Mountain resort, or simply called Lake Agco, is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Mindanao. It is a 24-kilometer ride from Kidapawan City. Fortunately for those who don't own a private vehicle, there is a terminal of habal-habal which can be paid or rented to take you there. The trip can be bumpy and wavy sometimes, but the picturesque sceneries and the drop of temperature will lessen your hardships on the way.
One of the reasons why Lake Agco is flocked by tourists is because of a ...
Lake Agco and its surrounding inland resorts is a popular relaxation place for a lot of people in Kidapawan and surrounding provinces. It is also one of backpackers fave "cooling down" place after hiking Mt. Apo. The mud pack, saunas and jacuzzis of the resorts near Lake Agco is heaven for tired and sore muscles. Recently, I had a chance of going back to Lake Agco and discovered a bit more of what Brgy Illomavis and Lake Agco could offer.
Lake Agco is located in a forest reservation 1,250 meters above sea level at the foot of Mt. Apo. It is part of Brgy. Ilomavis some 25 kilometers from th ...
Here are some of the best tourist spots in Mindanao the Land of Promise can offer.
1. ENCHANTED RIVER
Enchanted River, also known as Hinatuan River, is one of the few places making rounds on social media for its clear waters and enchanting environment.
2. TINUYAN FALLS
This landmark is one of the most visited tourist attraction in Surigao del Sur. This waterfall is a miniature of the Victoria Falls. So mesmerizing, that it is visited almost everyday.
Island Camiguin Island, located in between Mindanao and Visayas is one of the jewels of Noethern Mindanao. This isl ...