You need to check out this 8 beautiful places near Manila to relax.
All of us need a break from work or in our daily routine. If you are like me, I make sure that as possible as every week, I went to a place where I can just relax and unwire myself from negativity and stress and rewire it with positivity.
If you are living in big cities like Manila, I would exactly understand why you wanted to get away; traffic, noise, and pollution. If you can’t afford a long and out-of-town vacation, you can check these 8 beautiful places near Manila to relax.
Calaruega Church, Nasugbu, Batangas
Located from the end of Tagaytay, the Nasugbu Highway, is a church at the top of the mountain. It was named Calaruega because Calaruega is a town in Spain where St. Dominic de Guzman was born, the Father of the Dominican Order.
Pinto Art Museum, Antipolo
The Pinto Art Museum is a place where you can find many art collections made by our fellow Filipinos. It has a huge garden where every corner has a good spot to take a picture. There are also eateries inside the complex where you can eat and relax.
Twin Lakes, Tagaytay
Twin Lakes is a tourist spot where you can relax. There are also cafes like Starbucks and Bag of Beans, where you can enjoy a coffee while enjoying the beautiful views of Taal Lake.
Republ1c Wake Park, Nuvali, Laguna
If you want adventure, Republ1c Wake Park in Nuvali is a must visit. It is the best place for wakeboarding and the park also offers training courses for beginners.
Corregidor is a historical place, a must visit for people who love history. You only need to take a ferry from Manila Bay and the travel takes one hour. Here, you will find many artillery and tools in World War II. After your sightseeing here, I’m sure you will get new knowledge and appreciation for our history.
Mount Daraitan and Tinipak River, Tanay, Rizal
If you love outdoors, you must visit Tanay, Rizal and climb the Mt. Daraitan to see the beautiful view of Sierra Madre. After climbing the mountain, follow the road to the Tinipak river to see beautiful and large limestone rocks.
If you got one hour to relax and get away from the busy city, take a road trip to Subic, Zambales. You can try jet ski and banana boat of Networkx Jetsports and go to Zoobic Safari where you can see different types of animals.
SandBox and Alviera, Pampanga
There are many exciting attractions in Pampanga but recently, one place became popular and that is SandBox and Alviera. Challenge yourself to try adrenaline-pumping rides such as Giant Swing, roller coaster zip line, ATV and UTV, and much more.