1. Behold the world-famous Taal Volcano.
Unarguably, the most recognizable icon of Tagaytay, Taal is known as the world's smallest volcano. Visit this natural splendor to personally see its wonderful crater resting in the middle of a tranquil lake. If you're up for a more exciting adventure, you can take a 15-minute boat ride to the volcano with the help of local guides. Once you reach the island, you can either ride on a horse or go for a hike in order to reach the volcano's peak.
2. Take a walk atPeople's Park in the Sky.
Also known as the Palace in the Sky, People's Park is placed in one of the highest points in Tagaytay. This cool place was actually the unfinished guest house of former president Ferdinand Marcos. Today, it is one of the most-visited tourist spots in the vicinity that offers impressive views of the Taal Volcano and Laguna de Bay. You can also find an array of souvenir shops and fruit stands at the park's entrance.
3. Be one with nature at the Flower Farm.
Bring your kids to this charming place that is notable for the magical charm of its landscape. Here, you can relish the calming effect of nature's sounds. A rich selection of flowers and herbs grow in the gardens, allowing you to rediscover and appreciate the beauty of nature. The 5-hectare Flower Farm in Barangay Guinhawa houses diverse species of roses, carnations, and gerberas. To ensure a hassle-free tour, book your visit at least one week in advance.
4. Have a fun-filled adventure at the Picnic Grove.
The Picnic Grove is a staple leisure place in Tagaytay. Families and group of friends can hang out in one of the gazebos while enjoying the greenery that surrounds the area. You can aslo take a stroll around the mini-park or try a 250-m zip-line at about 300 ft high, offered by the Tagaytay Ridge Zipline and Cable Car. Situated along the Aguinaldo Highway, this iconic attraction is just a short distance away from several Tagaytay hotels.
5. Explore the wonderful attractions in Paradizoo.
This 10-hectare theme farm and zoo presents a slew of amusing activities and attractions for all the members of your family. Paradizoo shelters various farm animals that are fed with plants grown within the area. It also features a verdant garden carpeted with colorful and fragrant flowers and orchids. For visitors who plan to stay overnight, Paradizoo offers affordable accommodations in Tagaytay.