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Marlboro Hills

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Address: Mahatao, Luzon, Philippines

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A photographer's dream, a traveler's escape, a child's playground

A photographer's dream, a traveler's escape, a child's playground. Magnificent! A romantic view plus moderately cold weather plus the sound of giant waves. Ahhh! This is a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Luzon, Philippines
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Luzon, Philippines
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25 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A photographer's dream, a traveler's escape, a child's playground. Magnificent! A romantic view plus moderately cold weather plus the sound of giant waves. Ahhh! This is a perfect place to unwind. If you are a couple looking for some romantic place, or a solo backpacker craving for nature, or a group of travel-junkies who loves to take instagram-worthy photo.. Marlboro... More 

Thank desaraphen
Metro Manila, Philippines
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18 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I honestly wanted to sing songs from The Sound of Music when we went here! Trivia: Rakuh A Payaman is the real name of this place. A foreigner went to see this place and blurted out "It's like Marlboro Country" and from then on, they called these hills, Marlboro Hills

Thank TheClingyCouple
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a piece of art and definitely breathtaking. The lone horse adds a special effect into the view of the hills.

Thank gladys abigaile r
Nueva Vizcaya Province, Philippines
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

As if the views along the drive out to the Marlboro hills isn't stunning enough, this place will take your breath away! Really fun on a windy day, you can lean into the wind and not fall down!

1 Thank mesukrre
Pasig, Philippines
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79 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

"The hills are alive, with the sound of music!!!!" From the lines of an old classic movie, this line is most apt when viewing the Racuh-a-payaman, also known as the Marlboro Country of Batanes. From the viewpoint, you could see the surrounding hills, filled with life, where animals are grazing contentedly. Beyond that is a breathtaking view of the sea... More 

1 Thank Jake2014jake
Manila, Philippines
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51 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Would be here in a heartbeat over and over again. This is simply awesome place to reflect. #peaceful

1 Thank GuiaBuendia
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14 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

I was so amazed with the view. The place is so lovely. You can lay down, kiss the grass, run and slide! Ofcourse, if you want to shout, relieve the heavy thing in your chest, go on! The landscape are similar to the well known sheep yard in New Zealand. It feels like your in the other side of the... More 

1 Thank glaimores
Pasig City
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44 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2016

If you love sitting on one of the seemingly endless hills of green grass with cool winds blowing on a sunny day for views of the calm sea and the horizon awaiting the sunset, or simply lying down looking to clear blue skies above while tamed mares slowly walk around you, this is the place to be in! Definitely a... More 

Thank Denise C
Taytay, Philippines
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89 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

This is where the Little Ireland description of Batanes comes from with the rolling hills and lush green grass with cows grazing on the hillside giving it that peaceful pastoral image. It faces the Pacific Ocean and has tremendous views of the rock formations along the coast. It is very windy up there so you might want to bring a... More 

1 Thank mlgocon
Manila, Philippines
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68 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 4, 2016

Enjoy this vast scenic greenery! There are horses around the area that's why it's called Marlboro Hills. It can get very hot during summer season. Highly Recommended.

Thank Ed N

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