Updated: Mar 7
The Tagaytay Highlands is a sanctuary two hours away from Manila via South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), Tagaytay City has been a hideaway to millions of metropolitan citizens who are in dire need of fresh air, beautiful scenery, a relaxation spot, and comforting dishes. It is no wonder that this small town up in the mountainous region of Cavite Province is flocked by millions of visitors every year.
A few meters from the Country Club House, this log-cabin accommodation is fit to house couples and family of 3 in every room… It houses nearly every leisure activity imaginable, both for the young and the young at heart.
But what visitors usually look forward to is the famous cable car ride of the Highlands that provides a great view of the surrounding luscious greenery mostly made up of pine trees. Through this activity, you’ll be up in the sky with two-three friends to experience an aerial tour of the whole lot.
From Highlands to Midlands – two of the three communities inside Tagaytay Highlands that are now housing hundreds of families and individuals – one could explore both communities in a zip through Swiss Funicular train system inside that offers a breathtaking experience of the whole property as well as the magnificent view of Taal Lake and Volcano. It was thrilling as a rollercoaster ride, but a lot, lot slower. If you are afraid of heights and wanna conquer that fear, this is a sure-fire hit activity that you should try.
For nature lovers, one could find comfort and colour at The Animal Farm – a petting zoo and home to miniature animals from different parts of the world. Equipped with a veterinary doctor and open for consulting services, this petting zoo is consists of a great number of healthy and active live animals where kids and adults can interact and play with. Their orangutan was so big that it would wow all the kids that will see it.
An imposing Mount Makiling can be seen to the east, with Tagaytay’s famous Taal Volcano Lake to its south, and a serene view of Laguna de Bay to its west. Every angle in the Highlands is picturesque as its majestic views will certainly have you lost in the moment.
The Highlands is often chosen as a venue for business conferences due to its world-class conference facilities. It has the Spa and Lodge Boardroom, the Country Club Boardroom, the Library, the Highlands Auditorium, the Highlands Inn Meeting Rooms and the Highlands Inn.