Kawa-Kawa Hill and Natural Park
Get close to nature, enjoy the fresh air, and stunning sunrise and sunset views at the Kawa-Kawa Hill and Natural Park.
Although Bicol top destinations are still hands down, Mayon Volcano and the beautiful islands in Camarines Sur and Calaguas, guests who are looking for a place to just relax and enjoy nature will love the Kawa-Kawa Hill and Natural Park. It is an emerging ecotourism destination in the region. It is located in a hilly spot in Ligao City, hence, guests can enjoy an unobstructed view of the city, its neighbouring towns, and even Mayon Volcano. Plus, guests can also enjoy lovely sunset and sunrise views because of this. At the same time, the park also features larger-than-life statues of the Stations of the Cross, making it a popular destination for devotees during the Lenten Season.
The Kawa-Kawa Hill and Natural Park is located in California Village, Barangay Tuburan, Ligao, Albay.
Opening Days and Hours
The park is open 24/7, but it is recommended to visit during the day.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance to the park is free, but if you have a vehicle, it will cost you around USD 1 for parking.
How to Get There
- Fly from the country’s capital of Manila to Legazpi City. Alternatively, you can also take a 10-hour bus ride.
- From Legazpi Airport, you can rent a vehicle and drive 1 to 2 hours to Ligao City.
- Backpackers/solo travelers
- Group of friends
Time to Spend
You can spend around 1 hour and 30 minutes exploring the area.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
The best time to visit Bicol province is from January to April. But if you would like to avoid big crowds, then schedule your trip so that it does not coincide with the Lenten Season.
- Enjoy the sights, sunset and sunrise views
Food and drink stalls are available at a number of points going up, but the closest restaurant is Kuyang’s Food and Bar Restaurant.
- Vera Falls
- Sumlang Lake
- Mount Mayon
Accommodations near the Kawa-Kawa Hill and Natural Park include a number of hotels and inns such as Pepperland Hotel, Alicia Hotel, and City Corner Hotel. Prices range from USD 20 to USD 66 per night.