Trail Difficulty: 7/10
Adventure Duration: 2 day/s
|09:00 PM||Registration (Friday)|
|10:00 PM||Depart for Iba, Zambales|
|03:30 AM||ETA Iba, Zambales. Early breakfast. Board jeepney.|
|05:30 AM||ETA Jump off point. Orientation. Start trek.|
|09:30 AM||Rock trail. first water source|
|01:00 PM||Second water source. lunch.|
|04:30 PM||Pine forest. Sunset viewing on the trails.|
|06:00 PM||ETA â€˜Bunkerâ€™, Set camp.|
|09:30 AM||Start descent|
|05:00 PM||ETA Jump off point. Tidy up. Board jeepney.|
|06:30 PM||ETA Iba, Zambales. Dinner|
|08:00 PM||Depart for Manila|
|01:00 AM||ETA Manila|
Roundtrip bus transportation: Manila-Iba, Zambales
Chartered vehicle: Zambales-Mt. Tapulao
Camp Meals (Day 1: Dinner. Day 2: Breakfast and Lunch)
Registration fees, DENR fees, and other applicable fees
Local Guide fees
Trail Adventours ID
Trail Adventours Shirt
* Tents are needed. You have an option to rent from us or bring your own.
Please e-mail us at info@trailadventours for tent and sleeping bag rental.
1. How do we get to Mt. Tapulao?
A 5 hour bus ride from Manila to Iba,Zambales then another 2 hour ride to the Jump off point of Mt. Purgatory.
2. What transportation will be used?
The Victory Liner bus line.
3. Where is the bus station?
Bus station is located in Caloocan, near the LRT Monumento Station.
4. Is the climb hard?
Mt. Tapulao has a difficulty of 7/10. 10 being the hardest. This one oe of the toughest, if not the toughest mountain in Zambales. A non-stop continuous ascent on the jump off point to the campsite. One must be physicall fit and healthy for this climb.
5. Is there cellphone signal?
Yes. Signal is available most of the time.
6. Where do we stay?
We will be staying in tents. Your Adventure Guides will be helping you in pitching your tent.
7. What food will be served?
This will be discussed during the preparation climb meeting.
8. How cold does it get?
Usually temperatures at night and early morning range from 10-15deg. If it rains it gets colder.
|Mt. Tapulao||Jan 27,2018 - Jan 28,2018||10||Active|