Where to go nature tripping this summer


Posted at Apr 18 2014 08:40 AM | Updated as of Apr 18 2014 07:53 PM

Commune with nature this summer by visiting any of these attractions. There are majestic rock formations, caves, pristine beaches and virgin forests in many places in the Philippines, which are worth exploring this summer.

1. Kapurpurawan rock formation, Ilocos Norte

In the serenity of Burgos, Ilocos Norte rests the Kapurpurawan rock formation. The attraction showcases the vast and unspoiled splendor of natural rock formations and seaside beauty that will surely make anyone appreciate nature. READ MORE

2. Naglaus Cave, Albay

Swimming in the deep waters of the Naglaus Cave in Albay is a sure way to beat the summer heat. Located in town of Jovellar in Albay, the natural flowing water adjacent to the Quitinday Underground River provides refreshment this summer.

3. Rock formation, Biri Island, Northern Samar

Carved by waves slamming into the edges of Biri Island in Northern Samar for centuries, the majestic rock formation, which has protected the island from storms over the years, is truly a sight to behold. Visitors can also enjoy clear and natural pools while enjoying the breathtaking sight.

4. Bacacay, Albay
Just an hour away from Legaspi City in Albay is the municipality of Bacacay which boasts of unpolluted waters, and white and sparsely populated beaches. One could also go spelunking in the rock formations along the beaches.

5. Bucas Grande Island, Surigao del Norte
If you're looking for the ultimate nature trip this summer, visit the town of Socorro in Surigao del Norte that boasts of virgin forests and crystal clear waters. Find peace in Tiktikan Lagoon or enjoy spelunking in the Sohoton Cave in Bucas Grande Island.

6. Noah's Ark Zoo
Because summer is also a fun time for learning, take your kids to the Noah's Ark Zoo in Bulacan, where they can learn to be animal lovers by interacting with the likes of the endangered Burmese python and the black palm cockatoo.

(Compiled by Dayanara Cudal)