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It did not sound like much at first as I hadn't done much research into this specific attraction... read more

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Breath taking - Really worth the trip

About 3 weeks ago we visited Banaue. From Manila it took us about 11 hours to reach Banaue. Trip... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Metro Manila, Philippines
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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” (51 reviews)
“view points” (19 reviews)
“long drive” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Banaue, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday

It did not sound like much at first as I hadn't done much research into this specific attraction but it was well worth the visit. You will also get the opportunity to take photographs with local elders dressed in traditional attire who gather at the...More

Thank ZinamonKveen
Reviewed 4 days ago

About 3 weeks ago we visited Banaue. From Manila it took us about 11 hours to reach Banaue. Trip was really worth it. We visited Batad Rice Terraces & Tapiya falls. This is an full day trip. From car parking place it's about one and...More

Thank Pumudu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is certainly worth the trip! Amazing and breathtaking... Beautiful. You certainly can't help but be awestruck by it's beauty and wonder. Nature at it's best!

Thank Marisel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is probably one of the most beautiful scenery I have ever seen and experienced. Well worth the trip. Should be considered a wonder of the world. Simply amazing.

Thank OMPSA74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place with touch of luxury(hot springs). We stayed in Evergreen hostel(actually that is family hotel) and they organised everything for us: driver, guide tour etc. (it was cheeper than buying trip in tourist information). YOU MUST DO IT!!!

1  Thank Omerta14
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have hiked various through the rice terraces of Ifugao and Mountain Provinces- one week in July and one week in October. Both times I used Robert Inmotna. He is an excellent guide: On time, extremely knowledgeable of the history and cultures, friendly, prepared, affordable...More

3  Thank TBoneTravels
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My wife and I drove from Manilla to Banaue by private car. We were picked up at our hotel by our driver and guide at 8:00 AM and arrived in Banaue at 7:30 PM, over 11 hours later. The leisurely drive was unremarkable but I...More

5  Thank DBishop0706
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Philippines has a lot to offer, many beaches and island chill but nature as well. When you go to visit, please reserve some time to travel up north and visit these beautiful rice terraces as it is like nothing you have seen before. My...More

Thank Natasja Y
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Considered as one of the ancient man-made wonders of the world, the Banaue Rice Terraces have withstood the test of time and continue to be used as rice paddies sculpt up the slope of mountains in the Ifugao Province in northern Philippines. The terraces were...More

2  Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Hikers will have so much fun here! Place is incredible, the view will surely take your breath away! If you are using public transportation, the journey is long from Manila, however, it's definitely worth it! make sure to book a local guide to bring you...More

1  Thank Cassie D
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Lexie G
1 November 2017|
Response from sandracyu | Reviewed this property |
we used the other route because if it via Baguio, another 6-8 hours travel.
Juan L
1 November 2017|
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Response from Omerta14 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Contact to evergreen hostel in Banaue (We are sure that they will be happy to help you)! Ask for driver called Jerson - THEY HAVE THE BEST OFFER EVER IN THE TOWN!!! Say "Hi" to them from us (polish couple - Gee and Raf). More
Addo S
13 September 2017|
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Response from brent eugene w | Reviewed this property |
Hi , fellow traveler !!! To be fair the closer you can custom your tour towards June or July the better ....this has to do with the harvesting of the crops and the higher moisture in the air around July as the rainy season... More