The Batad Rice Terraces are located in Banaue, Ifugao. These rice terraces are shaped like of an amphitheater and is located in barangay Batad. It can be reached by a twelve-kilometer ride from Banaue Hotel and a 2-hour hike uphill through mountain trails.
Batad Rice Terraces News
Of course, I havent been to Machu Picchu yet. But it definitely was the thought in my mind when Peja and I went up a little bit higher from the viewpoint to get a better birds eye view of the Batad Rice Terraces. Along with our 68-year-old guide, we traverse the rice terraces to start off our 2018.
Batad, I love you and I hate you.
I love you for taking my breath away. You leave me breathless with your pristine rice terraces and far-flung appeal. Many have called your terraces the most beautiful in the Philippines. I havent seen them all, but I believe it.
The former two hour trek to see the Batad Rice Terreces in Banaue, Ifugao, can now be enjoyed in an easy 30 minute walk.
Over a kilometer stretch of concretized road has been completed in Batad, making trekking to see the grandeur of its renowned terraces more accessible.
The project is a convergence with the Department of Tourism and the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) with a cost of over P50 million which was conceptualized in 2015.
Banaue Vice Mayor Joel Bungallon said the completion of the road this year has made transport of goods and services for the Batad communi ...
There's too much chaos on the roads in the Metro so searching for deserted places with a picture perfect landscape is now a norm. With the gorgeous and stunning photos scattered on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram it is now easy to promote, search and catch a glimpse of places to visit. If I would suggest places in Luzon, the provinces in the Cordillera region are on the top. Been here few times and I noticed that it is one of the favorite destinations of many international and local tourists. Who says no to a place with a big picture of a so called paradise. There's healthy forest with fresh a ...
Banaue Rice Terraces, Sagada and Mt. Pulag are just three of the famous tourist spots in the Cordillera region. I usually see them on the post cards before but please don't calculate my age. Honestly, traveling to these gorgeous spots is a bit challenging because of its geographical location; seven to twelve hours are needed just for transportation. In the contrary, let's proceed to the reason why you should visit the Cordilleras, especially the Province of Ifugao. Here are a few of the photos I captured during our visit for you appreciate the magnificence of nature hidden in this region.
I have been to Mountain Province and Ifugao before (Ive also blogged about them: click each province to read about them in detail) but there are always good reasons to go back. From wonderful sunsets and sunrises atop the mountains of Maligcong to the cold, dark caves of Sagada (both of which I was not able to do before) up to the impressive terraces and amazing falls of Batad, its always great to go to these Cordillera travel destinations. This is a travel guide on how to enjoy these places in 4 days with tips, suggestions and recommendations.