Mt. Pinatubo Trekking

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Tour Number

Activity Level

15413


Categories

Hiking and Walking, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be supervised by a parent.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

Tagalog (fluent), English (fluent)

Experience the adventure of Mt.Pinatubo trekking and volcanic spa.


Mount Pinatubo is a volcano known for producing the second largest terrestrial eruption of the twentieth century. Pinatubo lies at the intersection of the borders of Zambales, Tarlac and Pampanga and was covered with lush forest growth prior to the eruption. It had also supported several thousand Aeta. The volcano's eruption in June 1991 caused the destruction of billions of pesos' worth in economic and property damage and the loss of 847 lives. Aside from the massive damage to the Philippine economy, the eruption also had world-spanning ramifications.
After the eruption a lot of tourist even the locals visit Mt. Pinatubo and trek crow valley (mountains of lahar) to reach the crater lake.

Itinerary

3am Departure from Manila going to Capas tarlac
530 Arrived at Sta. Juliana, Capas tarlac
630 am Ride 4x4 vehicle for crater trekking
7 am Start of Walking tour at crow valley
1030 am Arrived at Pinatubo crater lake
Lunch
1230 pm Start of trekking back to 4x4 vehicle
3 pm Ride 4x4 vehicles back to Sta. Juliana
5 pm Arrived at Sta. Juliana - Shower
Prepare to pack things
7 pm Dinner along the way
8pm Depart Capas
11 pm Arrived at Manila

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I can meet you in your hotel lobby.

End location: I can leave you in your hotel lobby.

Duration: 16 hours

Weather, traffic and time of year may affect the tour.

Transportation

A/C van and walking.

What’s Included

- Transportation service to and from Capas Tarlac (A/C Van)
- 4x4 ride from Sta. Juliana to foot of Mt. Pinatubo
o 1 and a half hour of ride then 3 hrs of walk to Pinatubo crater.
- Services of local guides
- Conservation fee
- Use of shower facilities
- Light lunch (crater)
- Bottled water

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2000 PHP - food

What’s Extra

breakfast and dinner at your own expense

A Recent Review of this tour

Although we could not go to Mt Pinatubo, for safety reasons, the guide managed another trip that showed me the history of Philippines. I am very satisfied. The service and attention was very good.
Sillas Oliva Filho

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