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Worth the travel!

This place is listed in my travel bucket list and I am so glad to have it finally crossed out in my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Jose, California
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A soul searching kinda trip

If you love nature, peace, quiet and just in need of time away from busy and loud Metro Manila this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Francisco, California
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Spectacular terraces were carved out from mountain ranges some 2000 years ago with primitive handtools.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (54 reviews)
“long drive” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Banaue, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is listed in my travel bucket list and I am so glad to have it finally crossed out in my list. We have traveled for more than 5 hours but the magnificent view is totally worth it!

Thank npas71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love nature, peace, quiet and just in need of time away from busy and loud Metro Manila this is the place for you. A must go if you're visiting the Philippines. The bus ride was about 10hours from Manila. It wasn't too bad...More

Thank dbelle28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is such an awesome place to visit. Lots of my friends has this place in their bucket list and I am happy that I ticked it off myself! The view is just breathtaking and sooo wonderful. It's been listed by UNESCO as one of...More

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Of course, there are no signs. Coming from Sagada, we were driving along 109 when we saw the Rice Terraces on our left. Good thing the highway was empty; my husband had to swerve into a dirt parking lot in a blink of an eye!...More

Thank mzzyap8
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We have a five year old, three year old, and a one year old (strapped to my chest). And we loved this. We are young (early 30s) and I would say we're in slightly above-average shape. It was demanding but doable. There are lots of...More

Thank Jill U
Reviewed 30 May 2017

the trip was great..from manila to rice terraces..the accommodation was 5 star, Our tour guid was fantastic. His Knowledge to the place was amazing like a personal historian. Every question we asked was answer and he took us to some good loacation. Our guide details...More

4  Thank Phryxus O
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

The rice terraces are amazingly beautiful. We highly recommend everyone to go and enjoy the stunning views!

1  Thank Lisette J
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

A must-see site and world heritage site. When you arrive at the view point, it's extremely breathtaking and a relief of sigh.

2  Thank wkcalip
Reviewed 28 May 2017

3 jours de trek avec un super guide umac, Joseph bumakel sur Facebook! Contactez le directement il viendra vous récupérer à la station de bus et vous concoctera un tour sur mesure. Passionnant, rigolo, le tour est magique avec lui ! Ces rizieres sont splendides...More

1  Thank rouulie
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The rice terraces in Banaue are not that impressive as the ones in the nearby village of Batad, but I still enjoyed it a lot walking the narrow paths between the rice paddies, greeting occasional strangers passing by. Explored it by my own, without any...More

Thank Arthur M
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Gigi L
13 April 2017|
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Response from Neal L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I used Vic for a 5 day rice terraces trip which also took in Vigan in February- cost around 30,000 pesos just 2 of us in car so 15,000 each. 5 people would be ok in Vic's van but cramped if more. He is a good safe... More
19 March 2017|
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Response from SoniaSuria | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is possible but you will not enjoy the different nice places there and you and your family will be so tired. Maybe hire a private van instead of riding a public transport. I suggest you stay there overnight.
25 February 2017|
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Response from brent eugene w | Reviewed this property |
your ideas are exellent ....... to see all these great sites at the same time ..remember also the Kabayan mummies and Bontoc . We can book the guides for you on arrival . filipinowonder.. Travel is quite complex north of... More