Mount Pinatubo, Pampanga, Philippines If you are going to Mt. Pinatubo volcano and planning to do it yourself, it is a good idea to call in advance the tourism office in the town of Sta. Juliana, Capas,Tarlac, Pampanga for information as their schedules and cut-off time for trekking change...
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Mt. Pinatubo Tours 2019 Home Merely 2.5 hours by bus to the north-west of Manila, one of the most scenic locations in the Philippines awaits you. Mt. Pinatubo was the site of one of the most violent volcanic eruptions of the 20th century, which altered the landscape significantly.
Pinatubo Hiking Experience. ... It was a combination of a one hour 4×4 ride, and a 1.5 hours leisurely hike up to the Mt. Pinatubo crater. Mount Pinatubo is an active stratovolcano in the ...
Before 1991, Mt. Pinatubo was an unremarkable and heavily eroded mountain. It was covered in dense forest which supported a population of several thousand indigenous people, the Aeta.They were a hunter-gatherer people who were extremely successful in surviving in the dense jungles.
Pinatubo Trips are available everyday, January to December except for the time that Pinatubo is closed due to bad weather, private events and Balikatan Joint Military Exercises. Advisory for any closure is sent to all licensed and accredited Pinatubo Tour Operators. Mount Pinatubo trekking is only for people who are physically fit.
The following year 3,281 homes were destroyed and 3,137 were damaged. Damage following the Mount Pinatubo eruption was usually caused by lahars - rain-induced torrents of volcanic debris that killed people and animals and buried homes in the months after the eruption. Additionally, another Mount Pinatubo eruption in August 1992 killed 72 people.
Long before Mt. Pinatubo became famous for its cataclysmic eruption, Philippine President Ramon Magsaysay, a native of Zambales, named his C-47 presidential plane Mt. Pinatubo. The plane crashed in Mount Manunggal in Cebu province in 1957, killing the President and twenty-four others on board. Hiking activity
Mt Pinatubo Day Tour Packages for 2019 for as low as Php3,290 with sample Mt Pinatubo tour itinerary
Mt. Pinatubo is a fun, not too difficult adventure that’s perfect for anyone with an interest in volcanoes. Kids who can face the early start will find it fascinating. Mt. Pinatubo is an easy hike, but, as always with a volcano hike, sneakers will make it more comfortable. There are stalls selling packaged snacks and drinks along the route.