Vayang Rolling Hills
Vayang Rolling Hills, one of Batan Island’s popular tourist spots, is proof that the small province of Batanes has more to offer than just scenic beaches.
Standing at the Vayang Rolling Hills can give you a clear view of Batan Island’s east and west side. Also known as Vayang Ranch, this place captivates tourists with its panoramic beauty: the seemingly endless hills are carpeted with luscious, green grass and are set against the breathtaking view of West Philippine Sea. The fresh, cool breeze from the ocean and the mesmerizing sight of crashing waves give visitors a feeling of peace and calm – a perfect refuge from city life.
Vayang Rolling Hills is located around 24 kilometres south of Basco Airport.
Opening Days and Hours
Batan Island day tours include trips to Vayang Rolling Hills.
Entry Fee and Booking
Batan Island tricycle tour, which makes a stop at the Vayang Rolling Hills, costs PHP 1,000 (USD 20).
How to Get There
- Fly into Basco, Batanes from Manila via Philippine Airlines or SkyJet.
- From the airport, avail of the Batan Island tricycle tour
- Backpackers/Solo Travelers
Time to Spend
Allot 30 minutes to an hour in Vayang Rolling Hills so you can fully enjoy the sights around the area.
- Japanese Tunnel
- San Domingo De Basco Church
- Valugan Boulder Beach
Different homestays and inns are available at Basco Town proper. Troy’s Lodge and Marfil’s Inn are among the most popular in the area. Room rates range from PHP 500 to 700 (USD 10 to 14) per night.
Good to Know
The slopes in the area are unpredictable so make sure you wear good hiking shoes to ensure you are safe and comfortable.