Lake Danum is a small lake which is a Kankana-ey word (also is prevalent in Ilocano) which means water. It is surrounded by pine trees and its scent proliferate the area making a relaxed atmosphere and one of the best places to camp at Sagada.
Located in Sitio Patay, Lake Danum or Lake Banao (from those in Besao) is approximately four kilometers from Sagada Municipal Hall. With its ...
grassy and tree-shaded ground, it is a perfect place for camping or picnic, and serves as jump-off point to a Mt. Ampacao trek.
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Sagada is a town in the Cordillera Mountains, within the Philippines Mountain Province. For years, it's been a relatively quiet mountain town that has attracted mainly backpackers who want to enjoy the cool mountain breeze and outdoor activities. However, it's become more very popular in recent years.
Roughly twelve hours of bus ride from Manila, that's how far Sagada is. But is it worth a long journey? Read the blog and find out.
Sagada is a town in the Cordillera Mountains, within the Philippines Mountain Province and Lake Danum is one of its landmarks where people usually bid goodbye to a great day. It is one of the ideal place to go if you want to be at peace with the nature as you await the setting sun over the mountains of Ampacao.
I have always considered Sagada as my second home since the first time I came into this town. The memory were so fresh that I could still remember the scent of the cabin that we stayed for almost two nights, the sound of the burning campfire outside the homestay, and the most unforgettable unique bitter taste of Sagada brewed coffee. Nothing much has changed since the first time we were here except for some newly opened restaurants and left to right constructions of small cabins and other accommodations. The town itself is indeed growing in terms of population, public services, structures, and ...
Long before the advent of social media, going to the inner municipalities of Ifugao, Mt. Province, and Benguet requires extensive research, patience, and luck. Today, one can easily visit these places simply by availing tour packages offered by different travel companies online.
Our adventure today takes us 395.7 kilometers north of Manila to the municipality of Sagada in the province of Mt. Province.