The Philippines is home to some of the world’s beautiful beaches and most hospitable people, but these days it also boasts some of the most exciting activities that you could ever imagine. As you take a look at this quick list of extreme activities you can experience in the Philippines you will surely be enticed to try out some of these adrenaline pumping selections.
X-treme Sports Philippines
Visit Santo Nino, near Puerto Galera, to get to experience mud karting, an extreme way to drive along a track while riding on a dune buggy. And of course living up to the name, this extreme adventure will not only test your wicked driving skills, it will also test your wit to go through different obstacles along your path plus give you a mud bath, literally.
Going up north to Penablanca, Cagayan, you will be able to experience not just a dose of extreme activity, but also see the wonderful beauty of nature as you get to do spelunking. See the wonderful formations of the cave and get the chance to move through the many different chambers where people pass through to see the majestic wonders of nature.
If you love the water and do not mind having to swim along with the Butanding or whale sharks of Donsol Bay, then take the opportunity to see just how brave you really are, but there is nothing much to worry about as these gentle giants come in peace as you see them beneath the ocean. Diving with the whale sharks is listed as one of the best underwater experiences when you visit the Philippines, take yourself to the extreme and visit these beautiful sea creatures in their very own habitat.
Laog La Paz Sand Dunes
There are a lot to see when you head to Ilocos Norte and even a lot more to do when you are into extreme activities as one of the best adventures to experience is sandboarding at the Laog La Paz Sand Dunes. Along with being sun kissed, this adventure will get you through the exciting and challenging slopes of naturally populated sand dunes and help you feel like you were surfing but instead of being in water, you feel the unique vibe of miles and miles of sand.
Valencia Negros Oriental
Who says that scooters are out of trend has clearly not been able to take a ride on the Ligiron, a local wooden made scooter that was created in Valencia, Negros Oriental. The thrill factor of being able to experience riding a Ligiron comes from the own devices of some of the locals as these are often seen sloping down the mountains of the province ala motocross.
You can also go as extreme as flying across from one place to another when you take the time to visit Lake Sebu of South Cotabato, as they offer the highest zipline adventure in Southeast Asia. Located around 600 feet off the ground, this extreme adventure not only satisfies your adrenaline but also captures a good amount of nature through traveling near mountains and waterfalls.