Laguna Philippines, can be found in the CALABARZON region in Luzon. Its capital is Santa Cruz and the province is located southeast of Metro Manila, south of the province of Rizal, west of Quezon, north of Batangas and east of Cavite. Laguna almost completely surrounds Laguna de Bay, the largest lake in the country. The province got its name from the Spanish word lago, which means lake.
Laguna is notable for being the birthplace of Jose Rizal, the country's national hero. Laguna is also famous among tourists for the Pagsanjan Falls (pictured here), Pila, Laguna Town Plaza, the wood carvings created by the people of Paete and Pakil, the hot spring resorts in Los Baños on the slopes of Mt. Makiling, and Hidden Valley Springs Resort in Calauan.
Laguna lies on the southern shores of Laguna de Bay, the largest lake in the country. On the southern border of the province are Mt. Makiling and Mt. Banahaw, both are long dormant volcanoes, but still sources of geothermal energy. Mt. Makiling is popular for the numerous hot spring resorts that are found on its slopes. Pagsanjan Falls, is a popular waterfall that tumbles down a deep gorge in the hills.
Fantastic Hotels & Resorts in Laguna
One of the things about Laguna that is important to note is that here you can find some really nice resorts and hotels that offer their guest a very relaxing and quite atmosphere. There is so much focus on beach destinations that people often forget that the Philippines has such nice places as Laguna. We have listed here a few of what we believe to be excellent Laguna hotels, with really awesome features and amenities. We encourage your to review our Laguna resorts, as we are sure you will find the area of Laguna to be an excellent choice for your family vacation while visiting the Philippines.
Laguna Vacation Packages
We have put together some package deals for our Laguna hotels, with each Laguna hotel package offering superb features and amenities, and best of all, you can purchase any of our Laguna package deals online using your credit card or PayPal, so book today with WOW Philippines Travel Agency.
Day Trips from Manila to Laguna
If you would prefer to just spend a few hours at Villa Escudero or Hidden Valley Springs, then we can also arrange that for you, you can visit our website Manila City Tour or click the available links and review more information there. You can also book your day tours online.