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Batad Rice Terraces

Batad Trail | Tappiya Falls Trail, Banaue, Luzon 3601, Philippines
+63 926 365 1270
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Amazing Rice Terraces and Waterfalls that was worth the Trek

We arrived from Manila at 5am. After coffee and changing, we left for Batad at 6am. From the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
SummerDaysPh
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Metro Manila, Philippines
via mobile
Simply Awesome!

I had my solo trip to Batad, March 20-21. Stayed at Batad View Inn and Restaurant which happened to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeannard Jay T
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Baguio, Baguio, Philippines
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  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
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“rice” (38 reviews)
“tappiya falls” (25 reviews)
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Batad Trail | Tappiya Falls Trail, Banaue, Luzon 3601, Philippines
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+63 926 365 1270
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"highest point"
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"a unesco world heritage site"
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"walking stick"
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"batad village"
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"small village"
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"hour trek"
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"drop off point"
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"local guide"
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"home stay"
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"save money"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived from Manila at 5am. After coffee and changing, we left for Batad at 6am. From the tourism office, we rode for an hour to the jumpoff point. From there, we hiked for 45 minuted to the community where there were guest houses and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had my solo trip to Batad, March 20-21. Stayed at Batad View Inn and Restaurant which happened to be in the same compound with Mang Ramon's. For two days, I wandered like a kid in a wonderland. These are some of the things that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Batad easily beats both Banaue and Hapao, and is a must see when you are in the region. The road improvement couple of years back now makes the walk rather short, and you can easily visit Batad. Deal directly with the trike drivers and dont...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The grandiosity of this place is amazing. No record of how old and how the people built these stoned rice terraces but the locals say its possible that it can go way back to the stone age. Well preserved and I hope they keep it...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paid for two bus tickets to Banaue and back to Manilla (about 2,000 pesos). They (Ohayami) will give you a voucher of sorts that you paid for the bus back to Manilla instead of actual bus tickets. Took the Ohayami bus from Manilla at 10:15pm....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a 3 day hike starting from Banaue, and it was one of my favorite places in the phillipines. We hiked from banaue to cambulo to batad and it was absolutely breathtaking. The first day was a 7h hike to cambulo where we slept...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seeing the UNESCO World Heritage Site in person thaf I have known since my grade school days through our textbooks in school in the northernmost islands of the Philippines was really a breathtaking experience. The calmness of the sorroundings due to the mountains and green...More

Thank MaryWakay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a guide that was arranged through Filipino Travel Centre, would definitely recommend going with a guide. We took a Jeepney from Banaue to the entrance and hiked in. Walking sticks were provided, though if you are going without a guide I would recommend...More

Thank Tommyboy3d
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Upon arriving to Banaue via a 9 hour travel by night bus, we were immediately greeted by amazing people. They led us to an INN and gave us options as to what to do. Just by asking the locals, they suggested that the Batad rice...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Batad rice terraces is one of the best place I have seen in my life !! It is amazing to see how they have been built, and it is a great feeling to walk in the middle of the rice terraces. The place is preserved...More

Thank Elodie B
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wib454
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Ron v | Reviewed this property |
As in many places the weather has become very unpredictable. But november should be about perfect, mid 20's C. Also in the middle of harvesting season, interseting! .
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Clementine T
February 24, 2018|
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Response from Jerzy G | Reviewed this property |
There is no problem getting a guide for Batad at the spot. You can find one at Banaue Tourist information centre or at your accommodation. Arrangements will take a couple of minutes. The prices are fixed and they are posted... More
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Bahaa N
October 16, 2017|
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Response from OMPSA74 | Reviewed this property |
I prefer CODA LINES over Ohayami Bus Co. WHY? CODA LINES has better, newer and cleaner buses. They even have bathrooms, real, clean ones. They leave around 10 PM every night from their Cubao terminal. OHAYAMI seems to have... More
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