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Mt. Batolusong Sea of Clouds: Heaven's Gate in Tanay

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Mt. Batolusong is one of a newly discover hiking destination and spurring a spate of local hiker's interest since 2012. Situated in the southern part of the Sierra Madre mountain range in town of Tanay province of Rizal. 
Recomended entry point is either Sitio Kay-ibon, Brgy. Cuyambay, along the Marcos highway or Brgy. San Andres, passing through some interesting rock formations. Either entry going up the Mt. Batolusong summit (Mapatag Plateau) offer a relaxing view of greenery and fresh cool air.
Going up the mountain by traversing through rice fields, wooded areas, and beautiful rock formations. Near the end of the trail is Mapatag plateau at 645 meters above sea level. The Mapatag Plateau is a summit of Mt. Batolusong which is your final hike destination. The plateau is a grassland slope that serves as a scenic viewpoint and a best spot for a campsite. However, if your looking for more exciting hike, then dare to continue up the trail to Susong Dalaga peak at 780 MASL where yo…

Sangab Cave and Underground River, Tanay Rizal

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The Tanay town is one of the ideal getaway to mingle with nature. For it's proximity to metrocity, Tanay is a best Tagaytay alternative especially during weekend. Like in Tagaytay, it also posses a refreshing mountain scenery, and cooler climate. And Sangab Cave is only one among many tourist destination in Tanay.
Situated at Brgy. Sta. Ines in the town of Tanay, province of Rizal, just near the road. What makes this cave a unique among other is the entrance submerge under water. Perfect hide out during zombie apocalyse in the Philippines. Ok, enough for the zombie thing.
Sangab Cave posses a centuries old stalagmite and stalactite formation and underground river! Water is clear and cold, perfect for a swim. Aside from some water activity this place also perfect for a camping. You can set a tent adjacent to the cave. This place is also a rich biodiversity of wild animals, insects, birds, and plants, so it's a wise choice to bring something that can protect you from harm espec…