Top 50 Places to Visit in the Philippines

These top 50 places to visit in the Philippines include natural, historical as well as man-made attractions. The country is composed of more than 7,100 islands, 16 regions and 81 provinces. Therefore, there are actually thousands of interesting places to visit in the Philippines!

The list however contains only the most visited places from north to south. Here they are:

1. Batanes
Go here to see the profile and list of attractions of Batanes.

Credit: youtube

2. Callao Cave in Cagayan Province
Go here to see the profile of Callao Cave.

Callao Cave in Penablanca, Cagayan

3. Banaue Rice Terraces in Ifugao
Go here to read the profile of Banaue Rice Terraces

Banue Rice Terraces
Batad Rice terraces in Banaue, Ifugao

4. Sagada in Mt. Province
Go here to learn more about the town of Sagada.

Sagada, Mt. Province
Sagada, Mt. Province (Credit:

5. Baguio City in Benguet
Go here to see the different tourist spots in Baguio City.

Baguio City

6. St Augustine’s Church in Paoay, Ilocos Norte

Go here to see profile of Paoay including other tourist spots.

St. Augustine Church in Paoay
Credit: Cheska Diaz [CC BY-SA 3.0], from Wikimedia Commons

7. Vigan City in Ilocos Sur
Go here to see tourist spots in Vigan City.

Vigan City
Heritage houses in Vigan City

8. Hundred Islands in Alaminos City, Pangasinan

Hundred Islands in Alaminos City, Pangasinan
Credit: Elmer from Wikicommons

9. Subic Bay in Zambales


10. Baler in Aurora

Go here to see profile of Baler municipality and its tourist spots.

Credit: Youtube

11. Mt. Samat in Bataan

Mt. Samat Bataan

12. Barasoain Church in Bulacan

Barasoin Church

13. Intramuros in Manila

Manila Cathedral in Intramuros
Manila Cathedral in Intramuros

14. Luneta Park (Rizal Park) in Manila

Luneta or Rizal Park

15. National Museum in Manila

National Museum in Manila
Credit: Judgefloro from Wikicommons

16. Manila Zoo

Manila Zoo

17. Corregidor Island in Manila Bay

Corregidor Island

18. Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center in Quezon City

Ninoy Aquino Wildlife

19. Tagaytay City in Cavite

Tagaytay City

20. Pagsanjan Falls in Laguna

Go here to see profile and history of Pagsanjan.

Pagsanjan Falls

You can click here to see more photos of the Pagsanjan Waterfalls.

21. Kamay Ni Hesus (Hand of Jesus) in Quezon Province

Kamay Ni Hesus in Lucban, Quezon

22. Caramoan in Camarines Sur

Go here to see more photos and video of Caramoan.

Caramoan Islands
Credit: Youtube screenshot

23. Mt. Mayon in Albay

Go here to see profile, history and more photos of Mayon Volcano.

Mt. Mayon Eruption
Credit: Youtube Screenshot

24. Donsol in Sorsogon

Donsol Sorsogon
Credit: Youtube Screenshot

25. Tinigban Beach in Aroroy, Masbate

Aroroy, Masbate
Credit: Youtube Screenshot

26. Puerto Galera in Oriental Mindoro

Puerto Galera
A beach in Puerto Galera

27. El Nido in Palawan

El Nido Islands
Credit: Youtube Screenshot

28. San Vicente Long Beach in Palawan

San Vicente Long Beach
Credit: Youtube Screenshot

29. Underground River in Palawan

Palawan Underground River

30. Carabao Island in Romblon

Carabao Island
Credit: Youtube Screenshot

31. Boracay Island in Aklan


32. Iloilo City

Iloilo City
Credit: Youtube Screenshot

33. Sicogon Island in Ilo-ilo

Sicogon Island
Credit: Youtube screenshot

34. Mt. Canlaon in Negros Occidental

Credit: Youtube screenshot

35. Cebu City

Sinulog Festival
Sinulog Festival in Cebu City

36. Panglao in Bohol

Panglao Island
Beach in Panglao Island (Credit: Youtube Screenshot)

37. Chocolate Hills in Bohol

Chocolate Hills in Bohol

38. Sohoton Cave in Basey, Western Samar

Sohotan Cave

39. Siargao Island in Surigao del Norte

Siargao Island
Surfing in Siargao (Credit: Youtube Screenshot)

40. Tinuy-an Waterfall in Bislig City, Surigao del Sur

Tinuy-an Waterfalls

41. Hinatuan Enchanted River in Surigao del Sur

Hinatuan Enchanted River

42. Dahican Beach in Mati City, Davao Oriental

Dahican Beach in Mati City

43. Davao City

Davao City Hall

44. Mt. Apo in Davao City

Mt. Apo

45. Camiguin Island

Camiguin Island

46. Kagay Whitewater Rafting in Cagayan de Oro City

Whitewater Rafting Cagayan de Oro
Credit: Youtube Screenshot

47. Maria Cristina Falls in Iligan City, Lanao del Norte

Maria Cristina Falls

48. Mt. Kitanglad in Bukidnon

Mt. Kitanglad

49. Dapitan City in Zamboanga del Norte

Dapitan City Plaza
Dapitan City Plaza

50. Zamboanga City

Zamboanga City
Credit: youtube screenshot

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