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Baguio city named one of the top destinations with the best scenic mountain views in Asia

Microsoft Travel

Cordillera - Baguio City, located in the northern part of the Philippines, has been named one of the top destinations with the best scenic mountain views in Asia, according to Microsoft Travel. This recognition comes as no surprise to those who have had the pleasure of visiting the city, often referred to as the "Summer Capital of the Philippines."

Baguio's inclusion in this prestigious list can be attributed to its stunning natural landscapes, which are a testament to the city's unique geography. Perched at an altitude of approximately 1,540 meters (5,050 feet) above sea level, Baguio City offers visitors a picturesque setting with panoramic views of the Cordillera Central mountain range.

One of the most iconic attractions in Baguio is the Mines View Park, which provides a sweeping vista of the surrounding mountains and the mining town of Itogon. The nearby Botanical Garden and Tam-awan Village further enhance the mountain experience with their beautiful gardens and traditional Cordillera architecture.

Baguio City's cool and refreshing climate, even during the hottest months of the year, make it a popular destination for both local and international tourists seeking respite from the lowland heat. Visitors can also enjoy the vibrant culture, rich history, and delectable local cuisine of the Cordillera region.

In addition to Baguio, Da Nang inVietnam, and Luang Prabang in Laos, have also been recognized for their spectacular mountain views, showcasing the incredible natural beauty that Asia has to offer. These three destinations undoubtedly stand out as must-visit places for anyone looking to experience the best in scenic mountain landscapes.

Baguio City in Cordillera region is one of the most popular tourist destination in Luzon.

Here are the list of Top Tourist Spots in Baguio City you can include in your Baguio travel itinerary.

Burnham Park

Session Road

Baguio Night Market

Baguio Cathedral

Baguio Museum

Baguio Botanical Garden

Igorot Stone Kingdom

Bell House

Camp John Hay

Tam-awan Village

Lourdes Grotto

Mines View Park

Diplomat Hotel

Mirador Heritage Park

Lion's Head Kennon Road

Baguio City Cathedral

The Mansion

Baguio City Market

Wright Park

Panagbenga Park



Anonymous said...

Congratulations and God bless City of Baguio. Keep clean and green and no cutting of trees please...

Anonymous said...

miss this city. I am An SLU alumni so I grow up in this city. yes its perfect weather all year round. love it this city!

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