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3 Days Photography tour itinerary for Banaue, Batad & Sagada: Explore Nature In Pearl Of The Orient

Banaue, Batad, Sagada

Rural Experience Tour
Photography Tour
Sightseeing Tour

Explore the Banaue-Hapao rice terraces, hot spring, Hiwang native village, view deck, Batad rice terraces, waterfalls, and Sagada cave and hanging coffins on a rural excursion across Philippines.

DAY 01


  • 10:00 pm: Expected departure from Manila-Banaue by bus.

  • 06:00 am-07:00 am: Expected arrival in Banaue bus terminal; pick up and drive to the guesthouse.

  • 07:00 am-08:30 am: Briefing, check-in, breakfast and preparation of the 1st day tour.

  • 10:00 am-11:00 am: Drive to Hapao rice terraces, stop over to view Hapao rice terraces.

  • 11:00 am-02:30 pm: Hike to the hot spring; refreshing swim in the warm and cold water.

  • 02:30 pm-03:30 pm: Hike back to the vehicle meeting place and drive to the native village and view deck.

  • 03:30 pm-04:30 pm: Visit the Native houses and antique collections inside, Photography in the area.

  • 04:30 pm-06:00 pm: Drive back to the guesthouse; prepare for dinner.

  • 07:00 pm-08:00 pm: Dinner time and overnight stay at the guesthouse.

DAY 02


  • 06:30 am - 08:00 am: Breakfast, followed by drive to Sagada. Stopover at Banaue view-point rice terraces.

  • 11:00 am-01:00 pm: Expected arrival in Sagada. Lunch break, register, and drive to Sumaguing cave.

  • 01:00 pm-03:30 pm: Explore the cave, hanging coffins, and echo valley. Later, visit Sagada center and do some shopping.

  • 03:30 pm-06:30 pm: Drive back to Banaue; visit Bontoc Museum.

  • 06:30 pm-08:00 pm: Arrival at the guesthouse, preparation for dinner and overnight stay.

DAY 03


  • 07:00 am-08:00 am: Breakfast and departure to Batad end of the road.

  • 09:20 am-11:00 am: Hike to Batad rice terraces, register at the tourist office. Take photos of terraces.

  • 11:00 am-12:30 pm: Advance order for lunch, hike to rice terraces till the waterfall.

  • 12:30 pm-02:00 pm: Refreshment, swimming, photo stop and back to Batad village center.

  • 02:00 pm-03:00 pm: Rice pounding; hike back to restaurant for taking lunch break.

  • 03:00 pm-04:00 pm: Hike to the vehicle meeting point.

  • 04:00 pm-05:00 pm: Drive back to the guesthouse.

  • 05:00 pm-07:30 pm: Prepare for departure to Manila, have dinner, and transfer to the bus terminal.

  • 135 USD Per Adult (* Minimum of 4 person)
  • Bus ticket: Manila- Banaue- Manila.

  • Private transportation during the tour.

  • Entrance fees.

  • Guide fees.

  • Two nights private accommodation.

  • Confirmed ticket and bus location will be told upon payment.

Banaue, Batad, Sagada

Rural Experience Tour
Photography Tour
Sightseeing Tour

Contributed By

Christian Kim

starting from
USD 135
Type of Tour

Private Tour


This tour is offered throughout the year.