Landingan Viewpoint is located at the town of Nagtipunan in Quirino. This elevated spot overlooking the whole town of Nagtipunan offered a stunning panoramic view of the towering hills and the Cagayan River that cuts through the valley.
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Location: Barangay Landingan, Nagtipunan, Quirino Province, Philippines
Landingan Viewpoint is a part of Nagtipunan, the largest of the six municipalities of the province of Quiriono with a land area of 1,607.40 square kilometers, nearly half of the province itself and it is dubbed as the tourism capital of the province. Landingan is just one of the 16 barangays of Nagtipunan.
Landingan Viewpoint was the last of the tourist attraction of our March 25-26, 2016 Quirino tour that we visited after we had spelunking in Diamond Cave and I really regret that such majestic beauty should be last ...
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Surigao del Sur
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Prior to my trip to Quirino, I have yet to hear anything about this land-locked province next to Aurora. Not a word, all I saw were photos. As the cliché goes, pictures paint a thousand words, but those words seem hollow, they had no experiences, no meaning.
Other than a friend I invited, I was traveling with complete strangers. I kept an open mind, as my adventurous side got the best of me; besides, where's the fun in exploring a place you have not been to with a fixed itinerary and with people you already know?
Getting lost is part of the discovery
There is an element of surprise t ...
I drifted along slowly with the current. To my right was a towering wall of limestone covered in lush vegetation. To my left, was a rocky riverbed peppered with purple flowers and weeds. We were cruising along Siitan River in Nagtipunan, a town in Quirino province where several major tributaries of the Cagayan River converge.
I was riding a tire's inner tube, known locally as interyor, just enjoying the scenery. Since the current wasn't that strong, the ride was pretty calm and relaxing. More than a few times, the boatmen had to nudge the tubes with their paddles so we would move forward. W ...
The air was getting increasingly colder as our rented jeepney slowly clambered up to the Landingan Viewpoint at the town of Nagtipunan in Quirino. Like a panting dog, our vehicle put forth a burst of energy before finally stopping and letting us all go down.
And we were all rarin' to go! From inside the jeep, we were all clicking our cameras like crazy as the view past our window went from gorgeous to breathtaking.
It was almost the exact same scene earlier in the day as we entered the town of Nagtipunan from Quirino's capital, Cabarroguis. From timid sleepyheads, we quickly turned to a ...