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  • Nueva Ecija To Be A Top Farm-tourism Destination In The Philippines

    Farm tourism in the Philippines is being developed as a relatively new way to attract tourists the same way to help farmers supplement their agricultural income is soon to be a big-break to come in this province known by many as the "Rice Granary of the Philippines" and the "Food Bowl of Central Luzon".

    Recently, the first-ever tourism caravan held at SM City Cabanatuan wherein Senator Cynthia Villar made an announcement that Nueva Ecija will become one of the top Farm Tourism Destination in the country is supported by the new law R.A. No. 10816, also known as the "Farm Tourism Development ...

  • Explore The Hidden Treasure Of Minalungao National Park

    I wonder what to expect in the province of Nueva Ecija. I haven't heard much from this province until one of my friends told me that there was a hidden paradise located in the municipality of General Tinio, Nueva Ecija in Central Luzon Region. So I searched for it and decided to schedule the trip as my next summer destination. The so called "Minalungao National Park" a protected area with 2,018 hectares centered along the scenic Peñaranda River, bordered on both sides by up to 16-meter high limestone walls in the foothills of the Sierra Madre mountain range. The park is promoted by the local ...

  • Pantabangan Lakes Tranquil Sight

    We're on the road going to the province of Aurora and since it's our first time to take the Pantabangan-Baler Road, we decided to have a side trip in one of the most frequently visited places in the province – the town of Pantabangan. The town is rich in culture, history and most of all in natural resources that the local government is aggressively promoting its ecotourism.


    Located five kilometers from the main road, this multipurpose dam is the source of hydro-electric power and irrigation for some farmlands in Nueva Ecija. There is no entrance fee but you need to show ...

  • Minalungao National Park The One Stop Place For The Adrenaline Junkies

    Minalungao National Park is one of the few established protected area of the Philippines located in the municipality of General Tinio, Nueva Ecija in Central Luzon. The park covers an area of 2, 018 hectares along the scenic Penaranda River on both sides by up to 16 meter high limestone walls in the foothills of the Sierra Madre mountain range.

    On August 28, 2016 we went to Minalungao as our side-trip for our Mt. Sawi climb located in Nueva Ecija specifically in the municipality of Gabaldon but it turns out that our side-trip was more fun and challenging than the climb mainly because of the ...

  • Minalungao National Park Getaway

    Looking for a quick getaway from the busy streets of Manila? Try Minalungao National Park. Located in General Tinio, Nueva Ecija is this scenic natural setting covering an area of 2,018 hectares with whitewashed limestone rocks and clear fresh water running alongside the Peñaranda River.

    With different schedules and busy bodies, we decided to celebrate a friend's birthday bash here. Just the perfect place especially when you're looking for a bit of an adventure away from the city.


    • Take a bus going to Cabanatuan (Gapan) Five star bus co. has a termin ...

  • Rediscovering Nueva Ecija Minalungao National Park

    More than just the Rice Bowl of the country, Nueva Ecija is also home to one of the famous natural attractions that can be found in the vast plains of the Central Luzon. Minalungao National Park is located at Barangay Minalungao tucked away in the Sierra Madre mountains of the municipality of General Tinio, Nueva Ecija.

    The Peñaranda

    Right after our Dingalan day tour, there is no other way but to spend a worthy sidetrip at one of the last natural attractions of Nueva Ecija. Minalungao National Park covers 20.18 square kilometers of land and is accessible via Gapan City. It became a pro ...