Here are the 10 highest peaks in the Philippines you may want to climb-have fun and happy hiking!
The Philippines, in general, is a mountainous country. Several mountain ranges are within the archipelago from the northern part down to the southern part. This list of highest mountains is good for beginners or amateur mountaineers. Have thrill and fun, happy hiking!
1.) Mount Apo – Davao/North Cotabato
Mount Apo, which offers a panoramic view, is one of the most visited places in the Philippines. Mount Apo is the highest mountain in the Philippines. It is located between the provinces of Davao and North Cotabato. This mountain, which is considered a dormant volcano, has an elevation of 2,956 meters. It is home to the world’s largest eagle – the Philippine Eagle, the country’s national bird. The ‘king of fruits’ – Durian, is abundant in the area. Mount Apo, which is capped by a 500 meter wide crater, is home to more than 270 bird species most of which are endemic.