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Taal Volcano is located about 60 km (about 37 miles) south of Metro Manila. Last major eruption was reported back in 1965 that affected villages in the surrounding area.
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Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday

We hirered a private driver and drove from the city center in Manila to Tagaytay. In order to avoid the worst traffic jams, we left at 6am on a Saturday morning. While traffic was heavy in the outskirts of Manila, the early start was well...More

Thank Beriker
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Volcano Taal was one of the highlights of our trip to the Philippines. If you are like us who are into outdoor activities I would recommend this one. Our first plan was to hire a taxi from Manila but we found out that taking a tour...More

Thank Jeanlovey
Reviewed 6 days ago

it is an easy hike -- for those not used to, one can choose to ride a horse (more of a pony, as they are very small ). The sun was too much (mid day), stay hydrated all the time!

Thank Vivien M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Taal Volcano is located in the southern part of Luzon, in the province of Batangas. It is about 50km from the capital, Manila. Right in the center of the island is the main crater that holds a sulfuric lake. It is famous for having an...More

Thank Prince_of_Pembo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are going to a lake which previously a crater with an island in the middle and there another crater and another baby volcano (cant understand whats been explaining until I see it by myself). The lake is so big, it have its own wave...More

Thank Ansella
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a sunny day and we are so eager to go. 30 minutes of bookyo ride and we are in Talisay to get into the boat. Another 20 minuted journey to the Taal and enjoyed some splashed water to our faces. The way we...More

Thank steve_vens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I were visiting the Philippines and one of our friends took us here. We took the "Secret" trail that is offered from the Taal Lake Yaht Club. It was about a half hour boat ride to this small village. We were there...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing view!! Real nice place just makes you see the beauty God has made. Good for nature lovers. Worth the effort. Really beautiful.

Thank Bianca A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic time visiting the Taal Volcano in Tagaytay City, Philippines. It was one of those very unique and unforgettable experiences. The drive down the mountain to the lake was treacherous, lots of steep slopes, sharp curves and we even saw a few...More

1  Thank Gureni L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So the first tip to travellers to the top of the volcano - don't take the pony. The climb is pretty easy; it can turn a bit muddy if it rains, but one has the lake to wash up in. Yes, it can get warm...More

1  Thank MakCha
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Siham M
April 1, 2017|
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Response from mingchienng | Reviewed this property |
You can always hire a car/taxi to get there. It is cost about 4500 peso for a car and upon reaching you need to get a boat for 2000 peso to cross the island. Is good if you have a group to share the cost. This is the driver... More
March 11, 2017|
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Response from pkwoon | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the villa you mentioned but I use only Peso throughout my journey.