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Taal Volcano

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Address: Luzon, Philippines
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Taal Volcano is located about 60 km (about 37 miles) south of Metro Manila....

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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As people have stated, the view from any of the caldera-top restaurants is pretty amazing, being able to see the whole volcano in volcano experience (you can easily spot 3-4... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice views the entire drive down to the lake. After arriving lakeside we hopped on a boat and went across the lake to the foot of the volcano. There you have the option to either hike up by foot, or by donkey. We chose donkey for $10 (beware the guide costs an extra $10). Probably less strenuous to just walk... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Today, 2 of my friends and I make a day trip to Taal Volcano from busy city Makati. It was a 2 hours journey from Pasay bus station (7.15am - 10.15am, Php77). It took 20 minutes for tricycle ride from where the bus stopped to get the boat and it was another 20 minutes boat ride (Php2000 - standard official... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

As people have stated, the view from any of the caldera-top restaurants is pretty amazing, being able to see the whole volcano in volcano experience (you can easily spot 3-4 volcanoes from any point). Unfortunately, although it appears one can take a boat trip to the center of the lake, there is a general lack of signage or advertising for... More 

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Lucena City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A view only seen in the Philippines, A volcano in an volcano. From any Restaurant along the lip or edge of the cauldron The view is something. A must visit site and there are not many to be had.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I Love going to Tagaytay for its cold weather and see the beautiful view of Taal volcano. Mushroom Burger is a must try for first comers.

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Taal, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Must see. An active volcano in the middle of Taal Lake. We a little banka boat from Tagaytay to the base of the volcano. Since we had children we rented horses with guides. Paper masks are suggested for the dust. Smaller children can share a horse to save money. On the journey up we saw backpackers making the trip up/down... More 

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Tianjin Region, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the cold weather in Tagaytay and the magnificent view of Taal Volcano..very serene place...nice place to go to for a relaxing weekend and a wonderful venue for retreats and meditations. One of my favorite places in the Philippines!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Going to Tagaytay is always a respite from my busy schedule. Always a great feeling looking at the beauty of Taal Volcano. It is picture perfect. The cold weather in Tagaytay is even more relaxing. Come to Tagaytay and be enchanted with the beauty of Taal Volcano, always...

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General Trias, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our home is just 30 minutes away from Tagaytay. Every time we want to relax and want to feel a cold weather we always go to Tagaytay. The taal Lake is very beautiful and there are so many restaurant in Tagaytay that you can view the whole Taal Lake while enjoying your delicious meal and sip your hot coffee suitable... More 

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Cabuyao, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of a kind experience! Nice to see the crater of one of the active volcanos in the Philippines. If you are mountaineer, you can surely just walk going to crated instead of renting a horse.

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