The experience in Malarayat Range was very challenging. I wasn’t a fan of night trekking but here I enjoyed it. The gang was fun to be with.By that, I would like to share the itinerary we had when we climb this range and also the expenses covered by this trip.
Malarayat Range| Itinerary and Budget
10:00 Assembly at 7/11 Buendia
11:00 Bus ride to Lipa Batangas (98php–JAM)
2:00 ETA Lipa Fiesta Mall, Late lunch and buy some supplies, Ride a tricycle to Jump-off (20php)
3:00 Jump-off, Brgy. Sulok (Registration fee of 20php)
3:30 Start trek
5:30 Manabu Summit
6:45 Walking in Maraduhan
7:30 Walking in Balagbag
8:15 Rest at Biak na Bundok summit
9:45 Mang Mario’s house a.k.a “Tree House”
11:00 After dinner, lights off
8:00 Breakfast and prepare for the trek to Malipunyo summit
9:30 Start trek
11:45 Malipunyo summit, Lunch
12:30 Start descending
3:30 Jump-off of Susong dalaga
4:00 Start ascending
5:15 Summit of Susong Dalaga
5:30 Start Descening via Brgy. Talisay
6:45 Jump-off of Susong Dalaga, shower and prep up to go home
8:00 Dinner; Gotsilog near Fiesta Mall
9:00 Tricycle ride (Libre ni Mang Mario)
10:00 infront of SM Lipa
11:00 Bus ride (Last trip na yung nasakyan namin so Standing Ovation sa bus)
1:00 ETA Manila!!
1:30 Home sweet home
Manila to Fiesta Mall Lipa – 98php
Lipa to Jump-off – 20php each
Guide – 300php each (1500php divided by 5 person)
Lipa to Manila – 112php
Bring 1000php for worst case scenario.
Here is the contact number of our guide, the famous Mang Mario!:)
*da best yang si Mang Mario, magaling at mabait pa. Di ka mabobored sa trek kasi madaldal sya! HAHA!
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