• Cancel up to 48 hours
  • Full Day
  • Private Tour

Escape the urban chaos of Manila with an exhilarating day trip to Mount Pinatubo. Hike to the Pinatubo crater and soak in the breathtaking views.

Commence your adventure by an early morning hotel pickup followed by a scenic drive to the trailhead. Embark on an off-road vehicle ride through the lahar-covered river valley, hike to the crater, and marvel at the emerald lake.

Conclude your trip with a delicious Filipino lunch before returning to Manila. Book now to experience nature’s wonder.


Pick up from your Manila hotel and embark on an exciting excursion to Mount Pinatubo. After a scenic 3-hour drive to the starting point, experience an off-road vehicle ride through the lahar-covered river valley, followed by a hike to the stunning crater and emerald lake. The hike is relatively flat, except for the last 20 minutes. After the hike, enjoy lunch at the local restaurant before returning to Manila.

  • Highlights
  • Mount Pinatubo is an active stratovolcano located in the Philippines, known for its massive eruption in 1991, one of the largest in the 20th century. Today, it is a popular hiking destination, offering stunning views of the crater lake and surrounding landscape.
  • Includes
  • All internal transport as per the itinerary
    Activities as per the itinerary
    English speaking guide
    Picnic Lunch
  • Drinks
Booking notes

Kindly contact us to request a custom quote based on your travel dates, and the number of participants.

The difficulty rating for Mt. Pinatubo climb is 2, with a trail class of 1, making it an easy climb. The hike is relaxed, with gradual inclines and flat terrain consisting of loose sand/ash and river crossings.

Tour weather dependent, cancellation possible. If tour cancelled due to inclement weather and can't reschedule, full refund provided. If weather changes en route and tour halted midway, partial refund given.

Participants under 8 or over 60 years, and those with asthma, high blood pressure or heart problems advised not to join the hike, which can be strenuous, particularly the climb to the crater lake edge.

Ideal time to visit Mount Pinatubo is November to May (dry season). Heavy rain and storms may cause landslides and floods, making the area unsafe to visit.


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Full Refund for Weather-Related Cancellation
Group Discount
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