Monday, July 2, 2012

Mt Pinatubo Travel Guide


Mt Pinatubo Sample Itinerary



Mt Pinatubo Crater



3:00 AM    Departure
 *683 EDSA, Cubao, Quezon City( Victory Liner )

5:00 AM    Arrival Sta. Juliana Capas, Tarlac
 *Breakfast
 *organize transfer to 4x4 off-road vehicles

6:00 AM    Depart  for Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake
 *Journey across Crow Valley begins

7:00 AM    Arrival at the trekking jump off point ( trekking starts)
 
10:00 AM  First Sighting of the stunning beauty of Mt. Pinatubo *swim and explore the crater.

12:00 PM   Lunch time
2:00 PM     Trek back down the mountain.

4:30 PM     Arrival at Crow Valley Pick up point of 4x4 off-road vehicles

5:30 PM     Arrival back to Sta. Juliana
 *shower, snack time and buying of souvenirs.

6:30 PM   Journey Back to Manila

8:30 PM   Arrival in Manila



What to bring:

- Sunglasses
- Sun cream
- Swim wear
- Jacket and Hat / Cap
- Raincoat / Umbrella
- Personal medications and first aid kit
- Scarf or Mask to protect from dust
- Extra pair of clothes for swimming and changing

Trekking Outfit :

- Light shirt and swim wear underneath
- Short or quick dry trekking pants
- Arm protection or long sleeved shirts / polo
- Comfortable hiking shoes / Durable footwear



***I don't have details for the budget because this wasn't a DIY trip. All in all, we spent more or less Php 2000.00 per person.