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Not allowed to see most of the property, but they gave us free durian so no complaints

The whole set up was strange. I had to arrange a meeting with a member representative at the... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Cairns, Australia
Serene and awesome place

On a recent visit to Davao, our driver recommended that we go to the Tamayong Prayer Mountain in... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Angeles City, Philippines
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Calinan, Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
+63 82 234 2866
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

The whole set up was strange. I had to arrange a meeting with a member representative at the McDonald's near the JMC College, take a taxi out there, and then pay upfront 250 php per person for our group. They informed us we could not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Durianwriter
Reviewed 29 August 2018

On a recent visit to Davao, our driver recommended that we go to the Tamayong Prayer Mountain in Calinan. Since we have never heard of the place before, we went ahead. Boy! we were so grateful that we followed his recommendation. The place is a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank AMC286
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Last April 21, 2018, I visited Prayer Mountain in Calinan with a friend. I like the place, it was really stunning and surprisingly cold. The best part of the whole tour were the European inspired houses with three different colors. Since it is a prayer...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Andrea Irinna V
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Nice place to visit when you need to relax from the hustle and bustle of city living. Nature tripping and good place to meditate as well. You really need to wear comfortable footwear since you'll be walking most of the time. Nice view, there are...More

Date of experience: November 2017
4  Thank acidp2016
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Strange walled enclosure high in the mountains everything immaculate. Maintained by his followers it seems. From housing to helipad. Felt good to get out

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank paulapple
Reviewed 17 January 2018

It's a must-see place! The plants, flowers and trees are superbly landscaped and well maintained. You can see some uncommon varieties of plants. You can buy plants at reasonable prices displayed outside the entrance gate. I will not tire visiting the garden over and over...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Merck66
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Well maintained place. Very clean with all the wonderful trees and amazing different kinds of flowers. Clean and huge building like palace. Wonderful place to meditate with their very relaxing music. Very clean and cozy. There's Restaurant, Souvenirs Shop, Coffee Shop and you can also...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Brooke S
Reviewed 6 April 2017

If you like scenic views then this place is for you. Otherwise, nothing can be done here. No activities present at the premises. This isn't really a tourist spot but it has become popular with locals when they opened it for visitors who want to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank DavaoFoodGuide
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We visited expecting a spiritual retreat. More like Disney. High walls keep out the poor as does a strict dress code. Volunteers maintain immaculate gardens but military style parades of some of the followers left us all feeling uneasy

Date of experience: March 2017
4  Thank paulapple
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This place is actually named- Garden of Eden Restored Prayer Mountain. The area is far from Davao city downtown area. It's going up Tamayong, Calinan. Its best to bring your own ride. You have to book at least two days ahead just to make sure...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Vince R
2 October 2018|
Response from Andrea Irinna V | Reviewed this property |
Tamayong Prayer mountain is open from Mon-Sun, 8:30 am to 4 pm, but you have to book as early as possible because they only cater 250 guests per day.