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Information about Mines View Park

4.2
8617 Google reviews
Type
Mountains
Location
MINES VIEW, Mines View Observation Deck, Mines View, Baguio, Benguet, Philippines
Opening Hours
05:00 - 20:00
Distance From City Center
0.9 km
High Season
Winter
Family Friendly
No
Average rating
4.2
Number of reviews
8617

Mines View Park

Mines View Park

Mines View Park is one of the famous tourist spots across Baguio pack with shops selling snacks, trinkets, botanical items, and others. Picture taking services with traditional Igorot clothes, horses, dogs and more are also available towards the lower half of the park.

While in the edge of the Mines View Park lies a scenic view of mountains and forest, it also overlooked Itogon’s abandoned mines which are also known as Balatoc Mines.

Due to its view, the observation deck of Mines View Park became a popular destination to take photos of Baguio’s scenery. This spot in the park also provides an open hut inclusive of chairs, to give shade and a resting area for visitors.

 

How to get there

A few kilometers from central Baguio is the Mines View Park, which is situated from a high altitude, enabling visitors to see the mines and Amburayan Valley from its deck. To get here, ride a jeepney at the terminal located at Lower Mabini Street and ride a jeepney bound for Mines View Park.

 

Best time to visit

It is an all-year round destination best visited during the warm season and holidays. Take not that it might get crowded with families during peak season. Fun fact: the cold climate of Baguio city is caused by its location, which is 1,470 meter above sea level, maintaining the constant cool temper, earning the name as the summer capital of the Philippines.

 

Frequently asked questions

What can you do at Mines View Park?

Aside from picture taking, people tend to shop for artifacts around Mines Park View as the place offers a variety of quality wood crafts on sale.

Are there nearby spots in Mines View Park?

There are nearby tourist spots where visitors are encouraged to visit such as Wright Park, which houses both horses and ponies to accommodate the adults and kids; The Mansion, which is the official summer residence of the president of the Philippines, and Good Shepherd Convent, manufacturer of the most famous souvenir snacks on Baguio.  Prices at their official store are more affordable compared to resellers across Baguio, making it an ideal stopover for people planning to hoard souvenirs.

Is there an entrance fee to Mines View Park?

No, there isn’t an entrance fee. It’s free for all visitors but take note you might have to pay for activities should you opt to participate.