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In Photos: See Why Mt. Gulugod Baboy Is The Perfect Hike For Beginners


Maui Sanvictores
Maui Sanvictores | Jan 05, 2018

No one can say no to a destination that offers both the indulgence of the sea and the comforts of the mountain breeze. In Mt. Gulugod Baboy, visitors are given the luxury of choice whether they hit the salt waters first for a quick dive or hike the stunning panorama of this mountain. 

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Visitors are wowed by its 360-degree view of the coastal Batangas. Usually, the perfect itinerary is exploring one of the many stunning island of Batangas and just before sunset, hike Mt. Gulugod Baboy so that one could enjoy sunset at its peak.


  • Ride a bus going to Batangas Grand Terminal from bus stations in Taft/Buendia
  • Ride a jeepney from the Grand Terminal to Mabini
  • From there, rent a tricycle that will drop you off at Philpan Dive Resort where Mt. Gulugod Baboy's jump-off point is
  • The hike is an hour to two, depending on your fitness

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