We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mt. Malasimbo

Main Coastal Road or Talipanan Beach | Naturephilippine. Com, Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines
Improve this listing
Type: Mountains, Outdoors
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: Mt.Malasimbo is one of the mountains towering over the beaches of Puerto Galera. It is the home of the indigenous Mangyan tribe. There is a small snaking road for vehicles on the mountain as well as unpaved roads for 4x4s, ATVS, dirtbikes, and motorsport enthusiasts. Mountaineers and climbers can trek to the summit in 4-5 hours.

Hotels near Mt. Malasimbo

Write a Review

8 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Melbourne, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Went to Pondorosa Golf course - breathtaking views - don't miss the fairways or bye bye ball. Sitting in The cafe sipping a cool dring overlooking the bay was fantastic. An Aussie yet to score a hole in one

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Berkeley, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Top of the mountain is golf course and viewing area as well as zip line. nice. go at sunset. motorbike, long hike or car is best.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manila, Philippines
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

The Malasimbo Festival is a yearly music festival every first weekend of March. Awesome fun! The very natural set-up at the foot of the mountain was just amazing :) From the White Beach main road, there were jeepneys that went directly to the festival entrance area. You can actually purchase your tickets at the entrance booth, but it would be... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rome, Italy
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Beautifully situated garden, with natural grassed amphitheatre to accommodate the crowds. Interesting art installations and wonderful palm trees. Great vibe all round.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

If you are in the Philippines in late February/early March, do yourself a favor and head to Mindoro for this festival. Set in a natural amphitheater where the property owner (and organizer) of the festival has had steps cut into the inclines that focus on the stage. With environmental art installations and lighting, the space couldn't be more dramatic or... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Baguio, Philippines
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

"The Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival is the first international music and arts festival of its calibre in the Asia-Pacific. It is set amidst the tropical gardens of Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro, Philippines; truly one of the world’s most enchanting backdrops for a festival. The festival grounds is situated on the foothills of the majestic Mount Malasimbo where its most... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Mt. Malasimbo also viewed

Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro Province
Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro Province
Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro Province
Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro Province

Been to Mt. Malasimbo? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing