Cold nights are about to go, and summer is right around the corner! Summer 2022 is expected to be another hot one! However, the radiant sun and rainless days could be the most ideal weather for awesome activities right? Well, complete your bucket list with these must-try summer activities!
Location: Mountain Lake Resort, Brgy. East Talaongan, Cavinti, Laguna, Philippines 4013
When you think about waters, what comes first to your mind? Swimming right? Set aside the usual and try something new! Experience fishing adventure at Caliraya Lake, also known as the Bass Fishing Capital of the Philippines. Not only you’ll be guaranteed to catch a fish, but also a promise of family bonding and of course, a delicious meal to cook!
4. Go for a hike
Location: Mt. Daraitan, Barangay Daraitan, Tanay, Rizal
Looking for more than just a fun adventure? Go hiking and it will definitely make every step of the way worth it! Known as the highest peak of Rizal, Mt. Daraitan isn’t for fainthearted but if you want to give it a try, then go for it! During summer, a lot of people hike in the best mountain ranges in the Philippines. Aside from the stunning view of rolling clouds beneath you, hiking also improves your cardiovascular health and is also an ultimate nature therapy. The trail may be difficult, but it’s indeed worth hiking for!
For more information, please visit their facebook page: https://m.facebook.com/Daraitan-Tour-Guide-Association
3. ATV Ride
Location: Sapinit Rd, Purok 1, Antipolo, Rizal
The leading all-terrain outdoor activity is now in Rizal! Experience the thrilling off-road adventure as you drive along the terrains of the Sierra Mountain range! A few hours from the Metro, ATV Adventures Rizal offers 4- challenging trails that a family can surely enjoy! From mild to extreme, ATV Adventures Rizal has it. What are you waiting for? challenge yourself and create your first ATV experience!
To know more, please visit their official website: https://atvadventuresrizal.com/
2. Experience Snorkeling
Location: Anilao Diving and Beach Resort, Anilao, Batangas
After swimming under the bright sun, why don’t you explore the marine life at the water’s surface? Not far from Manila, Anilao, Batangas has one of the best snorkeling and diving destinations. For those who have Thalassophobia, this might be a good start for you to face your fear. Rest assured that you will have the proper gear and a guide that will ensure your safety. Truly an amazing under the sea experience! Plus, you might get a chance to find Nemo!
To know more, please visit their website: http://anilaodivingresort.com
1. Fly in a Hot Air Balloon
Location: Balloon Festival, Prado Siongco, Lubao, Pampanga
Have you ever flown in a Hot Air Balloon? If not, this is the right time to fly high in the sky!
Lubao International Balloon and Music Festival is the biggest annual hot air balloon festival in Southeast Asia. Countless of hot air balloons from different countries will be soared up in the sky as people gather in open ground and wait until the sky gets filled with colorful hot air balloons. Sounds spectacular right? definitely a must-try activity to add to your list!
To know more, please visit their website: https://www.clarksubicmarketing.com/
If you want an extraordinary adventure this summer, may these summer activities complete your bucket list! I hope you find this article useful to make your summer the best season ever!
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Charrise Mary Grafia
University of Rizal System- Angono Campus