Mt. Ulap Private Hike & Baguio City Side trip with Guide & Transfers
Climb to the top of Mt. Ulap and witness a sea of clouds by going on this day tour. This trip spans 2 days and is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts. The package already comes with transfers to Benguet from Metro Manila and Cavite, a personalized bag tag, a side trip to Baguio City, and the services of a guide.
Your tour starts once you've been picked up from Metro Manila or Cavite at 9 PM. From there, you will start traveling to Barangay Ampucao in Benguet, which serves as the jump-off point to Mt. Ulap's summit. Upon arriving in Benguet, you'll register at the tourist center to secure your guides and get a briefing on mountain climbing rules. Afterward, you'll start your ascent at around 4 AM.
After a few hours of climbing, you'll reach Ambanao Paoay, the first peak of the climb. Feel free to snap a few photos as you watch the sunrise over the mountain. You may also see a sea of clouds form depending on the weather conditions during your hike. Then, you'll continue onto Gungal Rock, the second peak along the trail. From there, you will make the last ascent to the summit of Mt. Ulap.
When you finally reach the peak of Mt. Ulap, you will be standing about 1,846 meters above sea level and facing a panoramic view of the nearby mountain ranges. Commemorate your achievement by taking as many photos as you want of the view, and you can also take pictures with the summit marker, perfect for a souvenir. If you packed a meal, you could enjoy your lunch here while admiring the breathtaking view as well.
Following your climb, you'll wash up at the jump-off point before you go on a side trip to Baguio City. Here, you can visit the famous Burnham Park before having dinner at the popular Good Taste Restaurant (at your own expense). When you've had your fill, you'll begin heading back to Metro Manila or Cavite.
Enjoy the breathtaking view from the top of Mt. Ulap in Benguet by booking this hiking tour. Check the availability by choosing a date.
What to bring
Good to know
This is a private hiking event. Activities not indicated are to be paid on site should guests want to avail themselves. All meals are not included, and we recommend to bring trail food for hiking. During the hike, prepare comfortable hiking clothes and shoes. The recommended attire during the hike is dri fit shirt or rashguard for top, trekking pants, leggings or jogging pants for bottom. Avoid maong pants and cotton shirts. Bring your hiking shoes or running shoes. Pack extra clothes and slippers to wear during the homestay. Avoid wearing cotton shirts. Make sure to waterproof your things.
Children Friendly: Yes! Prepare his or her medical certificate (fit to climb)
Pet Friendly: No. Please understand that this is for your fur baby's safety.
Senior Citizen/PWD Friendly: There may be a medium to extreme activity so we suggest to consult with your physician before proceeding with your booking and secure a medical certificate (Fit to climb)
Follow and apply the "Leave No Trace" principles during the activity. Every participant is REQUIRED to bring their own garbage bag. There will be no trash to be left in the area, from the smallest to largest.
Understand the risks in outdoor adventures. Never underestimate the mountains. Hike at your own risk. Always adhere/listen to the advice of your Climb Team Leader, Coordinator and Guide. Prepare and condition your body. If you have a medical condition such as Asthma or allergy please notify us.
Pick-up time is 9:00PM at McDonald's SM Mall of Asia One Ecom Tower Pasay and 9:30PM at Greenfield District Shaw Boulevard. To change the pick-up time and location please request in advance so our operator may check if the itinerary will fit as we may need to move the pick-up time if the location is far and additional fee may apply.
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.