Sporty activities to do this summer


Posted at Apr 20 2014 02:08 PM | Updated as of Apr 20 2014 10:08 PM

Summer is the perfect time to indulge in sporty activities. Whether it’s riding the waves or going under the sea; whether you want to give in to your need for speed or penchant for thrills, there’s something for you to enjoy when you visit any of these places.

1. Surfing in San Juan, La Union
Looking for a swell up north? Pro and amateur surfers alike find a haven in the beaches of San Juan, La Union. READ MORE

2. Helmet diving in Bulacan

Ever wondered what it's like to walk "under the sea" but just couldn’t afford to go to faraway beaches? A resort in Bulacan offers helmet diving experience where one can walk underwater. READ MORE

3. Mud karting in Laguna
If you are into more daring activities, X-Treme Sports Philippines in Calamba, Laguna is the right place for you. Not far from Metro Manila, you can engage in different activities such as mud karting, paintball fights, zip line adventures and you can also try their all-terrain vehicles (ATV). READ MORE

4. Waterfall adventure in Batangas
The effort of a 45-minute trek is worth it when the cool drizzle of Ambon-Ambon Falls in Laurel, Batangas greets you. A nearby resort also hosts summer activities such as wall climbing, zip-lining and obstacle course racing. READ MORE

5. Cool pool experience in La Union

If you are not into surfing or beaches, Kultura Splash Wave Resort is the spot for you. Located in the town of Pugo, the "one-stop recreational leisure waterpark" features all sorts of slides and a 1,000-square meter wave pool. READ MORE

6. New Splash Island experience, Binan, Laguna
Splash Island has always been known as a water adventure park. But this summer, Splash Island is offering new treats such as foam parties, kayaking, extreme adventures and more. Of course, the wave pool is still there for all you wave lovers. READ MORE

(Compiled by Dayanara Cudal)