Mount Manunggal - one of the most infamous mountains in Philippine history.

Mount Manunggal and Its Tragic
Place in Philippine History

Mount Manunggal in Balamban is the highest peak in Cebu—nearly one thousand meters above sea level. However, it did not grow famous because of its high altitude but because of a devastating event in Philippine history.It is where the Philippine presidential plane, named Mt. Pinatubo, crashed and caused the death of over twenty-six passengers, including former Philippine President Ramon Magsaysay, on March 17, 1957.

Man trekking in Cebu

Trekking in Cebu | Conquer the
Mountains of Cebu Island

To explore the different parts of the world gives someone a feeling of success. Some people travel, some dive deep into the seas, and some climb mountains. Activities like these can be done in Cebu, which is why most people visit the island. Trekking in Cebu is always on one’s Cebu itinerary.Regardless of the rapid progress and development of the island, there are still numerous mountains to conquer. Ideas on where to go in Cebu Island is limitless but can be narrowed down. Whether you are looking for an easy trek or a challenging climb, there is a mountain in Cebu that can satisfy your need for a heart-pumping adventure.

Seeking to learn more about Cebuano culture, or wanting to know what to do once you arrive, Cebu Insights is the travel guide for you in Cebu!

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