Bone-chilling Banaue

Banaue or Banawe is a municipality in the province of Ifugao, Philippines. It has a population of 22,365 people. Here, you will find the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Batad Rice Terraces and Bangaan Rice Terraces.

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WHERE TO GO AND WHAT TO DO:

Declared as “National Cultural Treasure of the Philippines”, and is considered to be the 8th Wonder of the World by many Filipinos, the Banaue Rice Terraces is the most known terraces in northern Luzon.  However, there are other notable ones that are worth visiting: the Batad Rice Terraces, Mayoyao Rice Terraces in Mayoyao, Hapao Rice Terraces and Kiangan Rice Terraces.

 

 

  • BATAD RICE TERRACES
  • -one of the clusters of the Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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  • TAPPIYAH WATERFFALLS

– A beautiful 70-meter waterfall- about a 30-minute walk from the village of Batad. It’s a great place to go for a swim.

Tappiyah Falls is truly a hidden treasure of Ifugao.

 

WHERE TO STAY:

Banaue Hotel has an 81-room facility with accommodations and entertainment for big and small groups. The hotel is perched atop one of the most prominent points overlooking the Rice Terraces, all in the middle of the rich culture and history of Ifugao province. During your stay, you will certainly enjoy the wondrous panorama from the balcony of your room. 

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For directions on how to get to Banaue and complete itinerary and Budget, feel free to email me at drithexplorer@gmail.com.

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