Mount Pamitinan is an easy trail for beginners near Manila. You should definitely take a photo on this popular rock formation.

Mount Hapunang Banoi and Wawa Dam are perfect side-trips.


02:00AM - Meet up at Jollibee, Farmers Mall in Cubao
02:30AM - Ride FX going to Rodriguez
03:30AM - Arrival at Rodiguez. Ride a tricycle going to Brgy. Wawa
04:00AM - Arrival at Brgy. Wawa, register, and secure guides
04:30AM - Start trek to Pamitinan
05:30AM - Picture taking at the famous rock formation
06:00AM - Ascend to Pamitinan summit
06:30AM - Mount Pamitinan summit, sea of clouds, and rappel
07:30AM - Descend to junction
08:30AM - Breakfast at the junction
09:30AM - Ascend to Hapunang Banoi
10:30AM - Buwis buhay pose
11:30AM - Picture taking at the famous cliff, rock formation, and sea of clouds
12:00PM - Go to Hapunang Banoi summit
12:30PM - Hapunang Banoi summit and picture taking
01:00PM - Go back to cliff area for lunch
02:00PM - Descend
03:30PM - Arrival at the jump-off and proceed to Wawa Dam
05:30PM - Back to the registration and tidy up
06:30PM - Ride jeep to Rodriguez
07:00PM - Ride FX going to Manila
08:00PM - Back in Manila


- 2 to 3 liters of water
- Lunch
- Trail food
- Trekking shoes or sandals
- Hand gloves
- Headlamp or flashlight
- Sun protection (sunscreen, hat, arm sleeves, sun glass)
- Rain protection
- Extra clothes
- Medicine kit
- Toiletries
- Garbage bag
- Camera
- Power bank
- Pocket money


D - Divided by the number of hike buddies
E - Each person

- P50 (E) - FX (Cubao to Rodriguez)
- P20 (E)- Tricycle going to Brgy. Wawa
- P50 (E)- DENR Registration fee
- P500 (D) - Per guide and per mountain (1 guide per 5 persons)
- P150 (D) - Cottage for Wawa Dam
- P8 (E) - Jeep going to FX terminal
- P50 (E) - Rodriguez to Cubao


Tour Guide: Alex - 09478677369


1. Sunrise

2. Mount Pamitinan rock formation

3. Rappel

4. Mount Pamitinan summit and sea of clouds

5. Enjoying the trek

6. Buwis Buhay Pose

7. Famous cliff and rock formation

8. Hapunang Banoi summit

9. Wawa Dam


Updated: July 17, 2017