We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mt Capistrano

Managok, Malaybalay City, Mindanao, Philippines
Review Highlights
What a challenging climb!

We started the cemented stairs od mt. capistrano at about 4:30 am, after more 200 steps, we came... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
zylle p
via mobile
A Challenging Climb for a First Timer!

Mountain climbing is not my kind of adventure but doing it with my siblings, some friends and my... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Davao City, Philippines
Read all 10 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good60%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Managok, Malaybalay City, Mindanao, Philippines
Write a Review
Reviews (10)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We started the cemented stairs od mt. capistrano at about 4:30 am, after more 200 steps, we came across an uphill path with a rope to guide the climbers, then we came to a stony path filled with big rocks, you have to be extra...More

Thank zylle p
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Mountain climbing is not my kind of adventure but doing it with my siblings, some friends and my cool aunt made it a little easier, fun and exciting. It was very challenging for me but I'm happy that I joined. Oh! To make it more...More

1  Thank LovelyJourneys
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This place is a good choice especially for those individuals who wanted to seek adventure and wanna to test their stamina for the first time. The place is astonishing that will really make you proud that you make it on the top. We made it...More

2  Thank Ericson L
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Totally unexpected, my friends planned this "hike" and asked me to join. I had my doubts at first because I was on holiday and didn't want to do anything physical. But I was told there would be stairs and it would be an "easy hike"....More

2  Thank Nhu_Phuong
Reviewed 18 January 2017

From Davao City, we took a private van going to Malaybalay City, Bukidnon,a 4-5 hours of travel. From Malaybalay City to Ant Farm (route going to Kapayawan Ridge) took us almost an hour coz it was raining and the road was a bit foggy. It...More

1  Thank Mimmy_Nicolas
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Mt. Capistrano is one good climb. The trail starts with concrete stairway, then an ascent that's almost in 90 degrees angle (there is a rope laid in that part of the trail). It could get muddy there so wear sturdy shoes or sandals. Bring WATER...More

1  Thank Paolo F
Reviewed 31 July 2016

If you are looking for a place to relax and free yourself from negatives, why not try exploring nature and see how life gives you the best. Hike and climb at Mt. Capistrano and experience what nature can offer you. I was able to destress...More

1  Thank maristell832001
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

"Astonished by the view from the top", that's the first statement I could say when asked how was it at Mt. Capistrano. Well, mostly that's how I can describe every mountain view I experienced. The real beauty of nature. Going up is still the hardest...More

Thank Estella Maris A
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Climbing a rocky mountain high of Mt. Capistrano is very challenging and full of excitement. Conquering the top is a victory.

1  Thank tolentinomaldex
Reviewed 17 December 2015

The whole experience climbing Mt Capistrano was breathtaking. My starting point was at Simaya (The other starting point was Managok). At the foot of the mountain, I climbed concrete stairs of not lower than 100 steps after which was a steep trail with very little...More

1  Thank LLLakwatsyero
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
24 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from zylle p | Reviewed this property |
you can check out a cdo-based joiners tour like vacation pro to mt. capistrano. its much cheaper and their are sidetrips too aside from trekking.