What are some of the most popular outdoor destinations in Rizal?
1.    Masungi Georeserve
2.    Tinipak River 
3.    Camp Sinai at Mt. Maarat
4.    Pililla Wind Farm 

If you didn’t already know, living in Rizal province comes with many benefits that make it a good choice to move into. If the serene, almost idyllic lifestyle away from the Metro isn’t enough to convince you to make the big move, then the breathtaking scenery of these popular outdoor destinations in Rizal should do the trick. 

And if you are still looking for more reasons to purchase a house and lot for sale in Rizal like Amarilyo Crest and Highlands Pointe in Taytay, Forest Farms in Angono, and Mission Hills in Antipolo then this is where Rizal’s many destinations come into the picture. If you think about it, living here will make the places that both residents and tourists would consider as travel destinations or attractions more accessible for you to visit. 

To give you an idea of what this can mean for your general living experience, here is a quick guide to four of the most popular outdoor destinations in Rizal. 

Masungi Georeserve

One of the most sought-out destinations in the entire Rizal province is the Masungi Georeserve in the municipality of Baras. The award-winning conservation program has 2,700 hectares of protected land. This protected landscape is home to over 400 different species of flora, fauna and 60 million-year-old limestone formations. Just imagine what kind of nature experience awaits you in the Masungi Georeserve — and there’s a whole lot more to discover. 

You can engage in a number of activities which will definitely make your visit more enjoyable. Navigate the winding trails and the vast landscape of the Discovery Trail where you can also enjoy a campfire session at night prepared especially for you by the kitchen. 

After a long hike, you can also indulge yourself with a feast at the Silayan Dining Room. With meals featuring local and indigenous ingredients, you’ll definitely get a taste of hearty local flavors. 

To cap off your day, why don’t you enjoy the 

Since there are increasing amounts of visitors that want to experience what the georeserve has to offer, the best thing a prospective tourist can do is to book a weekend tour or visit one month in advance. However, if you live in Rizal then a weekday trip is more optimal because you would only have to book it four days in advance. 

Tinipak River 

For those who prefer a destination with a little more water and a little less land, the Tinipak River at the base of Mt. Daraitan is another awe-inspiring location that can always be within reach should you choose to move to Rizal Province. The river itself is touted as one of, if not the cleanest in the Philippines. Aside from the water quality, the boulders surrounding the river called “tinipak na bato” have been naturally sculpted by the ever-flowing water. This makes for a rather unique sightseeing experience that anyone can surely appreciate.

One thing you should know about this destination is that it would require you to ride a tricycle for 20 minutes before going on a short hike to get to the river itself. Your patience will surely pay off, once you see for yourself what the Tinipak River is all about. 

Camp Sinai at Mt. Maarat

If you are seeking spiritual enlightenment through strenuous physical activity. then you will appreciate Camp Sinai at Mt. Maarat, San Mateo. One of the rest stops along the Timberland mountain bike trail has something quite impressive: a world-record-holding embodiment of the 10 commandments — the biggest in the world. 

Complementing the tall structure is a breathtaking view that offers both urban and rural landscapes — combining views of the Sierra Madre, Laguna de Bay, and Metro Manila all in one picture for both your eyes and your camera devices to capture and appreciate.

Pililla Wind Farm 

While Bangui, Ilocos Norte is well-known for their use of wind turbines, many people are not aware that there is a similar place much closer to Metro Manila. The municipality of Pililla has a wind farm that makes use of turbines that are strategically placed along a stretch of mountaintops above Laguna de Bay. Not only do they generate large amounts of renewable energy to local communities but they are also aesthetically pleasing amidst the lush backdrop and the fresh air that can be felt in the vicinity. 

Visit the Pililla wind farm for those moments where you need a good whiff of fresh air to clear your headspace with a good view to boot. 

Key Takeaway

There are many things you can do in Rizal Province. These are just four out of the many destinations — all of which are worthwhile even if you are a tourist or a local going on a planned trip with friends or family. Just imagine the possibilities when you invest in a house and lot for sale in Rizal. All these destinations and more will become accessible and cost-effective in terms of travel, and you naturally have more flexibility in terms of planning because you are no longer pigeonholed to weekends. Along with all the lifestyle benefits that come with living away from the Metro cities, you might just find your next best home in Rizal.

Speaking of the best homes, there are no better options to choose from than the properties in Rizal developed by Aspire by Filinvest. From Amarilyo Crest and Highlands Pointe in Taytay, Forest Farms in Angono, and Mission Hills in Antipolo, you simply can’t go wrong.