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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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The smallest active volcano in the world

We arrived at lake Taal straight from Manila. we took a boat for seven people which cost us 2000 pesos. We reached the mountain about 10 minutes later to visit the site. There are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived at lake Taal straight from Manila. we took a boat for seven people which cost us 2000 pesos. We reached the mountain about 10 minutes later to visit the site. There are two ways to reach the top of the volcano which last erupted in 1965. One can climb the mountain on foot or take a horse up... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Always a nice place to go too. Accessible and with cool climate. Good restaurants to satisfy your cravings. Hope there are more shops.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Taal Volcano is a complex volcano located on the island of Luzon in the Philippines. It is the second most active volcano in the Philippines with 33 historical eruptions. Viewed from Tagaytay Ridge, Taal Volcano and Lake presents one of the most picturesque and attractive views in the Philippines. It is located about 50 kilometres (31 miles) south of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here with my family and my uncle. For everyone who is not aware, Taal volcano has a lake inside the outer crater (Taal lake), with another peak in the middle and another lake inside that peak! We had to take a 10+ min boat ride to the center peak, it was windy, so the waves kicked up a lot... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I have assisted my friends from England to see the place and they were very glad and ecstatic to see the place, according to the the view was magnificent! It was really an enchanting view looking from the top of tagaytay.

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Makati, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see wonder of nature. If it is rainy season, plan to see its splendor when there are no clouds that cover it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family went to Tagaytay to see the Taal Volcano. My grandson did horseback riding with a tour guide. The view is awesome.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breathtakingly beautiful scenery. Challenging hike for those who are not used to it. Taking the walk/climb with friends is really fun! Amazing and a must see location when you visit Batangas /Tagaytay! Lovely view right in front of the volcano's crater! Must spend a longer time to just feel the place and it's cool breezy wind.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must-to-see for tourist. On a clear day, it is so beautiful to gaze upon. The cool temperature adding a feeling of freshness after the sweltering heat of Manila. There are a lot of very good restaurants and hotels along the ridge overlooking the volcano if there is a need.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful volcano, lovely scenery. You can hit golf balls into the water, ride a pony (they say its a horse but its a pony) up the volcano. Only way to reach is to take a trike all the way down to the pier, then rent a boat. Then its up to you how you get to the top. There are... More 

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