The Masungi Mountain Georeserve rock formations lie along the Sierra Madre Mountain Range at Barangay Cuyambay, Tanay, Rizal. This is a breathtaking place which resembles Great Britain's Stonehenge.
Mount Masungi is one of the attractions in Tanay. It is a colossal rock formation that is comparable to the rock cliff formations in Palawan. In some areas, at certain times of the year, ...
with the right angle of sunlight and viewed from the top, the formations look like tall spires of orange-colored rocks like a fusion of the limestone karsts of Palawan and the vermillion colored rocks of the Grand Canyon of the United States of America. At the very least, the formations are an impressive sight to behold. They seemingly goes on for miles with their spiky tops poking through thick vegetation.
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Masungi Georeserve is a conservation park characterized by a thousand-old karst and rock formations tucked in the dense forest of Rizal, in the Philippines. Masungis name is derived from the term 'Masungki" which means "spiked", describing the limestone formation found within the area. It has long been protected for over 15 years and was opened to public last December 2015 with a commitment to balance coexistence of man with nature. Since then, it has become a popular destination by hikers either beginners or experience alike who wants to commune with nature.
Ive seen countless of photos on FB and IG of this incredible web-like viewing platform surrounded with mountains and trees. It was with these photos that peaked my interest of visiting Manila despite the infamous traffic and stress that comes with it.
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The more than 1,500 hectare area of Masung Georerve, Baras, Rizal is a home to numerous rare plants and animals. Many of these can only be found in the Philippines. Meanwhile, within its 10 kilometer area, and its highest peak area, lies a unique limestone formations. It is believed to have existed for around 60 million years now. And, this type is usually found underwater. Also, this is believed to be the only limestone formations of this type in the Philippines.
Its been over two years since I wrote the first edition of this Manila travel guide. I decided to write it after hearing more than one foreigner describe Manila as the scariest city theyve ever visited. I dont know where they stayed or what happened that made them say that, but it inspired me to write a travel guide that put traveler safety first. I certainly didnt want anyone visiting my home city and having a negative or even traumatic experience.
A visit to Masungi Georeserve requires a group consisting of at least seven (7) individuals with a maximum of fourteen (14) per slot. Children below 13 years old aren?t allowed to participate. If you have a group with fewer participants, you would still be allowed to book but your group will need to cover the total cost of seven participants. The whole experience will take an average of four hours which already includes photo ops, breaks, and snack time. The well-designed trail is perfect for beginners. For those with fear of heights, make sure to pack a ton of courage.