OverviewCinco Picos, also known as Tatlong Tirad to the Aetas, is a popular mountain located in Subic, Zambales. The mountain was originally used as a training ground by the U.S. troops, who were stationed in what used to be the Subic Naval Base. Today, it is one of the most sought-after hiking destinations in the region.
At Trail Adventours, the Mt. CincoPicos trip is done as a day-hike. The trail difficulty is rated five out of ten, with ten being the hardest, and can definitely pose a challenge even to seasoned mountaineers. The mountain offers a lot of things to every adventurer – a glimpse of nature’s beauty, an exhilarating hiking experience, and of course the thrill of witnessing five beautiful peaks all in one day!
Did you know?
The name of Mt. Cinco Picos was derived from its five beautiful peaks that many mountaineers admire today.
- Roundtrip transfers via private vehicle: Manila-Zambales-Manila
- Registration fees, environmental fees and other applicable entrance fees
- Services of our Adventure Guides
- Local guide fees
- Trail Adventours bag tag
- Porter fees (if needed by the participant)
- Tips and donations
12:01 AM Meet up and Registration at McDonald's El Pueblo, Ortigas
12:30 AM Depart for Mt. Cinco Picos, Zambales.
04:00 AM Estimated Time of Arrival (ETA) Sitio Cawag. Orientation and final preparation.
04:30 AM Start trek.
09:00 AM ETA Peak 1. Continue trek.
11:00 AM Camp site (lunch and explore, proceed to peak 2).
01:00 PM Start descent.
05:00 PM ETA Mt. Cinco Picos jump-off point.
06:00 PM Estimated Time of Departure (ETD) for Manila. Dinner along the way.
11:00 PM ETA Manila
|Trail steepness||Moderate to steep|
|Mobile Signal||Weak and sporadic|
|Restroom/Toilet||Present at the jump-off point|
|Temperature||Usually hot and humid|
|Insects||Some bugs and mosquitoes|
|Wash Are at the Jump-off pointpoint||None|
A good pair of hiking shoes
Things for rain and sun protection (e.g.Sunblock, shades, cap, raincoat)
Water and other rehydration fluids (we recommend a minimum of 3 litters/person)
Snack/ Trail Food
Toiletries (e.g tissue, towel)
Extra plastic or dry bags for your dirty clothes
Deposit slip and your remaining balance
10-12 people: Php 2,000.00/person
8-9 people: Php 2,300.00/person
6-7 people: Php 3,000.00/person
5 people: Php 3,300.00/person
Less than 4 people: Php 16,000.00