Philippines - Around Manila (PDF Chapter)
This is the Around Manila chapter from Lonely Planet’s Philippines guide-book.
If you’ve spent a bit of time in Manila, you’re probably clawing to get out to the countryside for some fresh air and relaxation. Surprisingly, you don’t need to go too far to leave the city and most of its traffic behind.
- rise early for the dramatic climb up the caldera of brooding Mt Pinatubo
- enjoy stellar views of Taal Volcano and sumptuous cuisine in the laid-back hilltop town of Tagaytay
- immerse yourself in WWII history on a day trip to Corregidor
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Corregidor, South of Manila, Tagaytay & Lake Taal, Taal, Batangas, Anilao, Mt Banahaw, Pagsanjan, Lucban, Lucena, North of Manila, Angeles & Clark Airport, Subic Bay & Olongapo, Mt Pinatubo Region.
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