Matibugo River runs through Buenavida, an upland Brgy. in the Municipality of Makilala, North Cotabato. The source of the river is located up in the virgin forests of the ancestral domain. It is a sacred place for the Bagobo-Tagabawa wherein Bagobo hunters come to rest. Before the area was recognized as part of their ancestral domain, no one felt responsible for protecting it. But after it was approved, the local tribal communities took up forest protection as priority. They linked with the local government, the DENR and the Philippine National Police to coordinate the protection of the fores ...
Surrounded by more touristy places like Davao, North Cotabato has been left undiscovered despite its natural and man-made tourist attractions. Mountaineers would know more of North Cotabato for one of its major cities, Kidapawan City, as a jump off point to Mt. Apo. But on the foothills of Mt. Apo also lies New Israel Zipline and Eco-Adventure Park in Makilala, where the longest zipline in Asia can be found.
Who knew that the longest zipline in Asia is in Mindanao?
The Longest Zipline In Asia
New Israel Zipline and Eco-Adventure Park has been dubbed the title as the longest zipline in ...
New Israel Eco-Adventure Tourism Park is located at Barangay New Israel in Makilala and is now one of the top destinations in the province. So if you are looking for an adventure in a noise free place, this is the right place to go as the main attraction of the place is their 2.3 kilometer zipline perfect for adventure seekers. The ziplines are divided into 2 stations (1st station - 1.0 km, 2nd station - 1.3 km). There are also tamed Macaque monkeys around the area that already became part of the community.
How to get there:
From Davao City bus terminal, ride a bus going to North Cotabat ...
New Israel Zipline and Eco-Adventure Park, With some Monkeys in the town of Makilala, North Cotabato.
New Israel Zipline and Eco-Adventure Park in Makilala, where the longest zipline in Asia can be found.
It has been my dream to travel to different places in the neighboring city I live, and hopefully to tour around the world. The best things in my life for now is to see the beauty of my country and the beauty of nature. North Cotabato is not just an ordinary place when it comes to developing its tourism though when compared to well-known places, we can say it is just starting to carve its name, to make a big name.
It was my first time to visit the place though it is not so far from the city I live. I had just a chance to enjoy the place since I visited a friend who had newly decided to settl ...