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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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Not very often in life you have the chance to see a volcano lake with another volcano inside if you agree,so only this is a unique natural wonder worth a day tour from Manila... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went to Manila in June this year. From there made an impromptu trip to Tagatay highlands and from there we saw this beautiful Taal Lake and the Taal Volcano . When asked around we were told we could go till the crater of the volcano and that the view from there is even more stunning. Curious as we were... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not very often in life you have the chance to see a volcano lake with another volcano inside if you agree,so only this is a unique natural wonder worth a day tour from Manila. Make sure you get a good driver who knows local habits so you pay not too high fees for the boat trip ,the horse ride and... More 

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Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The views on top of the ridge are the best. The lake and island itsself are truly sad mainly because of the way the trips are being exploited by the locals. They want to overcharge you for the boat saying you get lunch and a horse to ride to the top of the vulcano and al that stuff. Once you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

it is my first experiance for see volcano.it was look passive volcano ,i saw only on mountain ,if you want see close distance ,you need get in small boat and go to volcano maybe it can be interesting and dangeraus.but you can try

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Menifee, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We decided to take the trip to see the top of the Taal Volcano. We were taken from town down to a boat that took us to the volcano. The boats were fun - it reminded us of watching the Survivor Reality shows. Once at the Volcano, we hired horses and a guide to go to the top. It was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a delightful day trip out of busy, bustling Manila. We tried to join a tour and when that didn't work, we hired a taxi to take us. The road from Manila to Tagaytay is all built up, and traffic is heavy. Tagaytay is located on the top of the hill overlooking the lake. From there you drive down... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One can either spend one morning crossing the lake and trekking to the volcano then go around the town to see the largest church in Asia, typical old ancestral houses, embroidery making, balisong (knife) crafting, and peanut candy caramelizing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a day trip tour with Yolo Travels to visit Taal Volcano. We were picked up at our hotel a little before 7am and reached Tagatay in 2 hours. From there we took a boat (about 15 mins across the lake) to Taal volcano. We decided to hike up instead of riding horses because it's actually... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was there in 2013 the surrounding lake is nice the boat ride to volcano attraction was nice i have traveled to the Phillipines for the last 4 years because of my partner who is phillipino were talking about the volcano itself coming from the U.S. And have seen a lot of beautiful places including mountains and rivers and lakes and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can bask in the sun, go for adventure when you are traveling with kids, but also lay down with friends or significant otheer.

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