Whether it’s the piercing heat or stress from work, everyone dreams of getting away from Manila for a few days. Thanks to new highways, many points of Luzon have become more accessible to weekend warriors who need a quick getaway.
Those who are itching to be near nature can look forward to many activities in the great outdoors, like adventure parks, and mountain climbing. Others looking for serenity (and really good food) may find it in the groves and parks that are scattered across the north and south of Luzon. And there are no shortage of beaches for those who crave sun and sand.
Given that it happens to be summer, many of these destinations may be packed, but remember that you always have options. Here’s your guide to road trip destinations near Manila.