Tongonan Hot Springs

Ormoc City, Leyte

Tongonan Hot Springs is located in Ormoc City, Leyte. It is the first geothermal power plant to operate in the Philippines, and when fully developed, can supply electricity to the whole region.

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  • Nature Experiences in Leyte

    Nature Experiences in Leyte

    Leyte is a haven for nature lovers especially during the summer seasons where you can see even the rarest creatures and plants. Located in the Visayas region of the Philippines, the island will fascinate you and tickle your nature bone to the fullest. Get the edge over other visitors by taking a look at the list of the top 5 nature experiences in Leyte Philippines and get your natural vacation started.

    Leyte Mountain Trail

    The mountain trail is an area used for trekking and sightseeing that begins at the Mahagnao Volcano which is a natural park and continues to Lake Danao which is a natu ...

  • Explore at Ormoc City Leyte

    Explore at Ormoc City Leyte

    Ormoc is a bustling city that just keeps on growing, thanks in part to its vast natural resources, access to geothermal energy and its hardworking people. Ormoc continues to be a leading, progressive city in the south.

    The city of Ormoc is a first-clas city in the province of Leyte, Philippines. The city's name is derived from "Ogmok," an old Visayan term for lowland or depressed plain. It is the first non-provincial city in the Philippines. Ormoc is the economic, cultural, commercial and transportation hub of western Leyte.

    Ormoc's Queen Pineapple is famous for its sweetness, a favorit ...

  • Tongonan Hot Spring National Park Ormoc City Leyte

    Tongonan Hot Spring National Park Ormoc City Leyte

    From Lake Danao, we again boarded our AUV and proceeded to Tongonan Hot Spring National Park. Located at an elevation of 2,000 ft. amid densely forested hills, this 272-hectare park is at the west end of the Leyte Mountain Trail, 18 kms. (a 45-min. drive) northeast of Ormoc City. It also has a cool climate, lush tropical vegetation and underbrush, a warm medicinal pool, a cavernous hillside geyser that spouts boiling water and steam hourly and formations exuding sulfuric vapors. It is also home to wild pig, monkeys, deer and birds. Its 112.5 MW Tongonan Geothermal Power Plant is the first ...