Nowadays, most people are engaged in mountain hiking because of the several packages which pops online that encourage groups of friends to do so. Mountain hiking is a nice way of promoting the beauty of nature as well as to raise awareness of how to take care of it. However, there are people who are afraid to do such activity because of the fear of not being fit enough or fear of danger. Fortunately, there are many beginner-friendly mountains in the country which can be the best spots for beginner hikers. So pack all the mountain essentials as we listed 10 suggested mountains in the Philippines for beginners to hike on.

1. Mt. Daraitan

Mt. Daraitan is located in Tanay, Rizal which makes it one of the most accessible mountains near the Metro. This mountain is well-known for its limestone formations. Once the hikers reach the summit, they will witness stunning view of Sierra Madre. And after a tiring hike, everybody can reward themselves with a swim in the crystal waters of Tinipak river.

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