Albay Mayon ATV Lava & Black Trail 3-4 Hr Adventure Ride | Closest to Mayon Volcano
Get close to Albay’s Mount Mayon with this ATV adventure at the Lava and Black Trails. This day trip is perfect for those who want to get a glimpse of Mayon Volcano’s perfect cone and enjoy the natural beauty of Albay, as it will take you to two lava trails. It already comes with the assistance of a trail guide, safety gear, and driving practice, so you don’t need to worry about anything else, even if you’re a first-time ATV driver.
After arriving at the activity area, you need to register and sign the waiver. Your guide will give you a safety briefing, so make sure to listen and remember the guidelines for your drive. Next, you’ll practice driving the ATV within the activity area so the guide can assess your capabilities. Once your guide says you are ready, you will start the drive.
The whole activity will last approximately 3 to 4 hours and begin with the 2018 Mayon lava trail. This trail is mostly off-road and will take you up and down hills and through curved rocky paths. In this route, you’ll pass through a quarry site and take a closer look at lava rocks created by the eruption in 2018. You’ll also stop by a viewing area where you’ll get an overlooking sight of Legazpi and other nearby Albay municipalities.
This drive will also take you to the Black Lava Trail, which will take you to more curvy and rocky paths, as well as through rivers, swamps, and forests, and within 6 kilometers of Mount Mayon. This route will also allow you to learn about the people of Albay as it passes through the communities of Barangay Bañadero, Matnog, and Mabinit. You also have the chance to trek up a lava wall and touch the lava rocks from the 2006 eruption. A stop by a viewing spot will give you stunning views of Albay Gulf and Ligñon Hill.
Explore the lava trails near Mount Mayon via an ATV ride when you book this activity. Check the availability by choosing a date.
What to bring
Good to know
The activity is available from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM the latest.
Children aged 0-10 can join this activity as back-ride, free of charge.
Children aged 15 and below can only join the ATV ride as a back-ride on a driving adult.
Children ages 15-18 may be allowed to drive if showed good driving performance during the practice. But if not, he/she shall be accompanied by an adult as a passenger with total weight not exceeding 100 kg.
Each rider shall register and sign the necessary waiver before operating any ATV unit. Safety orientation and actual driving practice will be conducted prior the ATV ride for proper assessment. Please note that the rate for ATV ride is per person, back-riding adult will pay the same amount with the driving adult.
For safety purposes, pregnant women are not allowed to join the activity.
The operator may cancel the tour in case of force majeure or unforeseen circumstances like weather conditions. In this case, you will be given the option to reschedule or request a full refund. Note that being late by 15-30 minutes without any advice is considered a no-show. Schedule cancellation requests must be made 48 hours before your original subject to approval.
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