As every Filipinos know, Albay is famous for the stillness and nearly-perfect cone shape of Mayon Volcano. But hey, it ain’t just that, this place has a lot of scenic spots to brag about. Just the thought of it will surely make you want to drive to Albay.
For first-timers that want to fly to Albay soon, here are the list of must-go-to places that you shouldn’t miss to include into your itinerary.
1. Mayon Volcano and Cagsawa Ruins
This iconic image of Albay will gonna make you take a selfie. Mayon Volcano and Cagsawa Ruins will really make a good background, friend!
Location: Barangay Busay, Cagsawa, Daraga, Albay
2. Joroan Church
Fulfill your spiritual needs at Joroan Church together with other pilgrims. It is also where the miraculous image of Nuestra Señora de Salvación resides.
Location: Tiwi, Albay
3. Ligñon Hill Zipline
Make your Albay trip at its height by daring yourself to take a breathtaking ride at Ligñon Hill Zipline. It is truly breathtaking, not only because of its height but merely because of the fascinating view of the Mayon Volcano!
Location: Legazpi City, Albay
4. Danao Lake
Meet and greet the smallest fish (Pandaka Pygmaea) in the world! Let’s go ahead to their home, Danao Lake, a small yet scenic crater lake.
Location: Polangui, Albay
5. Cagraray Eco Park
Get up and indulge yourself into an exhausting yet fun-filled activities! Take a visit at Cagraray Eco Park, travellers and adventurers!
Location: Bacacay, Albay
6. Vera Falls
Fall in love with the captivating Vera Falls. Let your gasps come out as the foaming curtain drops into a crystal clear blue lagoon.
Location: Barangay Soa, Malinao, Albay
7. Kawa Kawa Hill
Have a magnificent view of the whole city proper at the hill without a hilltop. Whaat?? Hike up Kawa-Kawa Hill and prepare yourself for a breathtaking scene!
Location: Ligao City, Albay
8. Sumlang Lake
Another surreal spot that added to the list of tourist attractions in Albay is this lake surrounded the ever beautiful and majestic Mayon Volcano—Sumlang Lake!
Location: Camalig, Albay 4502 Legazpi, Albay
9. Quintay Falls and Underground River
Did you know that Albay also boasts of stunning underground river, like what Palawan’s Puerto Princesa has? Quintay Falls and Underground River, yep, it also has a falls where you can refresh your mind, body and soul!
Just take note of the Environment fee of Php 20 and Php 100 / pax for balsa rental. 👌
Location: Jovellar, Albay
10. Misibis Bay
If you’re into finding serenity away from the bustling noise of the city and also seeks for an adventure spot, Misibis Bay is indeed a perfect getaway!
Location: Cagraray Island, 4509 Bacacay, Albay