We’ve heard a lot of the Philippines and the country itself is composed of thousands of Islands. Therefore, it is not new if this country houses some of the worlds wonder when it comes to nature and beauty. Here are the top 10 wonders of the Philippines that you should not miss when visiting the country.
Known to be a limestone cave, this is said to be the best tourist natural attractions in the area. This cave comes with 7 different chambers and each allows stream of lights to pass through enabling tourists to see the inner beauty of the cave. In fact, one of its chambers which is like a cathedral room was turned by some of its locals as a place of worship.
This is one of the wonders of the Philippines for it composed of 124 islands scattered all over the Lingayen Gulf once it is low tide and 123 islands once it is high tide. If you’ve seen the movie “The Bourne Legacy” then you should have seen the magnificent islands in the last part of the movie, which is in fact the hundred islands.
Underground River of Puerto Princesa
This underground river is a must see featuring 8.2 km long underground rive where you’ll see a lot of stalactites and stalagmites along the way. You will be in awe once you see the beauty of this cave.
Taal Volcano is also one of those places you need to visit in the Philippines. This volcano was featured in Katy Perry’s “Roar” song for it is indeed majestic. This volcano is filled with a lake, something that is not common in volcanoes.
This tourist attraction is one of the Earths wonders for it comprises of a maximum hills of 1,776 that are spread all over the province of Bohol. These hills are like chocolate kisses in giant size and are covered in grasses of green and during summer or dry season, it turns into brown which is why it is called chocolate hills.
Banaue Rice Terraces
Believe it or not, these mountain terraces are manmade and were carved by Ifugaos, the indigenous people of the area that are said to be the ancestors of the Filipinos. It was considered to be the 8th wonder of the world.
This is a marine park that is located in Sulu Sea that is said to be composed of 2 gigantic atolls. In this reef you will find hundreds of different sea and land creatures or species swimming around and flying. Coral species, fishes, birds, whales, dolphin, sharks and a lot more.
Known to be a perfect cone volcano situated in the Luzon Island of the Philippines. This is a must see scene because of its perfect shape that you will seldom see.
Asik Asik Falls
Have you seen a waterfall that has no river on top of it flowing? This type of waterfall can only be seen in North Cotabato of the Philippines. According to the National Geographic, this is the only waterfall on Earth that has no river, the water flowing comes out from the rocks that are located in a cliff thus making it look like a free flowing water in a wall or rocks. Weird, unique and simply amazing.
Boracay Island is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Philippines; it comes with a lot of beautiful beaches and views that are so enigmatic. If you want a luxurious get away, you can certainly visit this place.