10 Best Backpacking Destinations in the Philippines


10. Hike up a volcano

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The Philippines is a volcano country – it has dozens of dormant volcanoes on its various islands. Even Manila, the capital, has several close by. You can pick any one to hike up. You may even feel a little volcanic rumble underfoot at times.

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The islands of the Philippines can take a lifetime to explore well. With a top-10 list in hand, though, it can be easy to get a head start. What’s your favorite backpacking destination in the Philippines?