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Taal volcano is located in the southern part of Luzon in the Philippines. It is about 50km from the capital, Manila. Right in the center of the island is the main crater that holds a sulfuric lake. It is famous for having an island in a lake on an island in a lake on an island in the Pacific Ocean.

Crater Lake Resort offers adventurers the unique thrill of exploring nature and experiencing the attractions of the world's smallest active volcano. There are a host of activities that can be enjoyed on the island. Among them are horseback riding going to the crater, trekking and camping.

The resort is only one boat ride away from the shores of Talisay, Batangas. Complete day tour accomodations and amenities are available on-site.

The resort offers a unique twist to the usual island experience. It is home to many species of birds and fish including the rare maliputo, which is a kind of fresh water mackerel that can be found in the waters around volcano island.

The resort pavilion is the perfect place to hold gatherings for up to about 100 people. It has a wide floor area that is ideal for family gatherings, team-building workshops, or special celebrations. Here, you can enjoy the cool breeze of the fresh island air while spending time with friends and family.

Within the island are four craters. The main crater is in the center of the island while the dormant volcano crater can be seen at the edge of the island. The third and fourth craters are called “Twin Craters” which were formed during the eruption of 1965.

    Activities that you can enjoy at the resort
  • Horseback riding
  • Trekking/ hiking
  • Camping
  • Bird-watching
  • Sight-seeing
  • Fishing
  • R/C plane flying, boating
  • Kite flying
  • Photography
  • Picnic/ family outings
  • Company outings
  • Seminars/ team building
  • Cultural shows
Ultimate Adventure Experience in Taal Volcano

Finally, the Adventure and Joy of Trekking to the main crater.

For thousand of local and foreign tourists visiting Tagaytay City every week, Taal Volcano remains a mystery that can only be viewed from a safe distance. Taal Volcano remains active up this date and continuously spews out steams from several small vents. For the growing number of people with a small sense of adventure and urge for discovery, they would find out that one can actually set foot on the volcano island, trek or even ride more...

Taal Lake
Turning Into a Major Recreation Destination

It is quite ironic that if you ask yourself, "How many good places near Manila can I go to for recreation?" and you would probably remember less than 5 things. Well, there are the inland resorts in Laguna and Bulacan, or even the church in Antipolo, and the famous Pagsanjan rapids. But the one that usually tops them all is Tagaytay City.

Less than two hours from Manila, the city offers cool windy weather and the dramatic view of the Taal Lake and Volcano Island. These more...

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