Lantuyan Mangyan Village

Baco, Oriental Mindoro

The Lantuyan Mangyan Village is located in Baco, Oriental Mindoro and is the jump off point for hikes up to Mt. Halcon.

Lantuyan Mangyan Village News

  • Kabayan Honors Teachers Of Mangyan Children

    Teachers working in a remote elementary school in Oriental Mindoro were moved after being surprised by former vice president and TV Patrol anchor Noli de Castro, as part of ABS-CBN's Christmas campaign.

    The teachers of Lantuyan Elementary School, which is located at the foot of Mindoro's Mt. Halcon, admittedly walk long distances just so they can bring education to Mangyan children.

    "Masarap magturo dito kaya lang nandoon iyong kahirapan namin kapag umuuwi ka or umaakyat kami ng masama ang panahon. Darating sa paaralan na basang-basa, uuwing basa," said Marissa Fabian, who has been teach ...

  • Kapamilya Thank You Ni Kabayan Noli De Castro

    The teachers of Lantuyan Elementary School, which is located at the foot of Mindoro's Mt. Halcon, admittedly walk long distances just so they can bring education to Mangyan children.

  • Knowing Mt Halcon For The First Time

    Knowing Mt Halcon For The First Time

    Mid 2011 ??" I started to take mountaineering seriously (yes! I used to reiterate it here in my blog, that I once became more than passionate (not addicted), so eager, so excited, so pleasurable to insanely climb mountains as often as I want and maybe those who have experienced the same in the early days of their mountaineering life can relate well).. and so I began to get familiar with the Philippine mountains of different regions. Then I started questioning, "which is the hardest mountain to climb in the country? I usually hear this two-syllable name of a mountain ??" Hal-con!... Halcon? ...

  • Tulong Sa Lantuyang

    Tulong Sa Lantuyang

    Mt. Halcon, itinuturing na pinakamahirap akyatin na bundok dito sa atin. Ngunit ang taglay nitong kagandahan ang syang humihikayat sa maraming mountaineers na puntahan ito sa kabila ng hirap na haharapin. Ang mga Mangyan ang sinasabing lokal na naninirahan sa mga kabundukan ng Mindoro kung saan kabilang ang Mt. Halcon.

    Sa ilang ulit na pag-akyat ng Adventure Trekkers Mountaineering Club (ADTREK) dito, nakita namin ang pangangalaga ng mga Mangyan sa kabundukang ito. Dito rin namin nasaksihan ang payak nilang pamumuhay. Isa sa popular exit routes ng ADTrek ay sa Brgy. Lantuyang, Baco, Orienta ...