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Cordillera

CORDILLERA Region is situated within the mountainous islands of North Luzon. It consists of 6 provinces and one city: Apayao, Abra, Benguet, Ifugao, Kalinga, Mountain Province and Baguio City. Banaue is home to the most picturesque and awe-inspiring rice terraces that stretch for miles into the horizon. Sagada in the Mountain Province is known for its hanging coffins. Baguio is a mountain resort city located in Benguet and best known for its cool weather, parks and flower gardens. 

Things to do
  • Discover the spectacular 2000-year-old Banaue Rice Terraces 

  • Visit the Bontoc museum to see interesting photographs from the headhunting days. 

  • Visit Kiltepan, Sagada, for great views of the burial caves and hanging coffins. 

 
How to get there

Banaue is about 8-10-hour drive North of Manila. Sagada is 2-hour drive from Banaue, 30-minutes from Bontoc and 5-hour drive to Baguio City. Vigan can be reached by flight from Manila to Laoag for about 1.15 hours and then a 2-hour by land from Laoag to Vigan.

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