Apart from its enticing beaches and interesting historical sights, Cebu also has Sirao Peak -- one of the island’s treat for new and experienced hikers.
Sirao Peak, previously known as Kan-irag Peak, is an accessible tourist destination located close to the heart of Cebu. This easy climb boasts of relatively conquerable trek trails which are filled with photo-worthy sights — think interesting rock formations, rich flora and fauna, a couple of rivers and streams and towering trees. The peak — a spot you can reach after 4 to 5 hours of hiking — is one of the most relaxing spots in Cebu where you can relish in the sights of the city and the surrounding landscape. Sirao Peak is a great spot to view the sunset as it spreads its golden hue around the place.
Sirao Peak is located in Sirao, Cebu City.
Opening Days and Hours
Sirao Peak can be accessed anytime.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance to Sirao Peak is free.
How to Get There
- Fly from Manila to Mactan, Cebu via Cebu Pacific, Air Asia, or Philippine Airlines.
- From the airport, take a taxi to Lahug.
- Proceed to JY Square in Lahug, and take a motorcycle to Busay.
- From there, tell the drivers you’re going to Sirao Peak.
- Backpackers/solo travelers
- Group of friends
Time to Spend
You can choose to spend an entire day in this place.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
Sirao Peak is popular among hikers around Cebu. Best time to visit is before the sunset.
No dining place is available in Sirao Peak. Hikers are encouraged to bring enough food for their stay.
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- Basilica del Santo Niño
- Mactan Beaches
Those who plan to spend the night in Sirao Peak can do so in its campsite. Tourists need to bring their own tents and beddings.