Nopol Hills

General Santos City, South Cotabato

Nopol Hills are located in Mabuhay, Gen Santos City, about 45mins Jeepney ride from GSC on unpaved road to Leyson Cattle Ranch.

Nopol Hills are the only land area in the City with 200 hectares or more of tropical forest and animals especially warty pigs. It is a good place for camping and viewing the city at night time. The place also offers scenic view of the City. South Cotabato, ...

Sarangani Province and Sarangani Bay.

Nopol Hills News

  • Mindanao at its finest in Socsksargen photo safari

    Mindanao at its finest in Socsksargen photo safari

    Of all the islands in the Philippines, tourists, locals and foreigners alike, have lamented the fact that they are reluctant to visit the island of Mindanao because of security risks. Thankfully, however, there is still a pretty little corner in Mindanao that tourists can visit without fear ??" General Santos City, Sarangani and Lake Sebu.

    Known as the country's "tuna capital," General Santos, or GenSan for short, is the second largest in terms of daily fish catch in the country and the largest producer of sashimi-grade tuna, which is being exported to Japan and the United States.

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  • General Santos City The Tuna Capital

    General Santos City The Tuna Capital

    The Philippines is a fascinating country that has a great variety of unique travel destinations with countless beautiful places and lots of exciting things to do, but if you're looking for an out of the ordinary, adventurous holiday destination that also has a sense of history and a dynamic, cultural diversity, then General Santos City may be the place for you.

    General Santos City is located in the Southern back-end of the tropical island of Mindanao, tucked away in the mouth of Sarangani Bay and near to rich fishing grounds like the Moro Gulf, the Sulu Sea, the Mindanao Sea and the Celebe ...

  • Kalaja Karst Area

    Kalaja Karst Area

    Are you planning of spending an excursion to General Santos City? Then these are the places that you should know for you to enjoy having a tour at General Santos City or locally known as GenSan. This city The city is one of the islands of Mindanao and is mainly located within the province of South Cotabato.

    Today, General Santos doesn't only have man made attractions but as well famed by having people concern about taking care and preserving it's natural beauty among the sectors of fishing and agriculture which makes GenSan one of the hottest tourist spot in the island of Mindanao.

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  • GenSan sizzles with Tuna Festival

    GenSan sizzles with Tuna Festival

    The colorful Tuna Festival takes place from Aug. 26 to Sept. 5 in General Santos City to mark the city's 43rd charter anniversary.

    The two-week affair will strengthen the city's claim as the "Tuna Capital of the Philippines" with sports tournaments, entertainment and celebrity shows, and special interest events.

    The highlight will be on Sept. 5 with a parade of floats and dancers with tuna-inspired regalia.

    Mayor Darlene Antonino-Custodio said this year's festivity bears the theme "Exploring New Depths, Conquering New Challenges" to focus on the city's other potentials such as ecotour ...

  • Eco Tourism Destination

    Located 15km at the North East side of General Santos City, at Barangay Conel, Kalaja Karsts Land derived her name from "Kalaha"

    or frying pot due to the surrounding towers of karsts formation made millions of years ago. It produced waterfalls and caves. Opposite to this area were the Ranch (camping ground) of Nopol Hills which borders Conel and Brgy. Mabuhay. The place offers wide view of Gensan, Sarangani Bay and some parts of South Cotabato and Sarangani Province.

    During World War II, Gen. Santos City become one of the last frontiers between the American and Japanese forces. Japanese ...

  • Visit General Santos City

    Visit General Santos City

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    What can General Santos City offer during the month of February

    The city can offer a lot of things to both domestic and foreign tourists, but let us specifically enumerate special features that the place can offer every February.

    A festival called Kalilangan which will bring a friendly co-existence of the people of General Santos City is one that is hard to miss.

    During the festival, activities include agro-industrial trade ...