Mt. Isarog Itinerary and Expenses

View From The Top

Mount Isarog (Panicuason Trail)
Brgy. Panicuason, Naga City, Camarines Sur
1922 MASL – Major climb
Difficulty Level as per PM 5/9
Estimated Budget: Php 2000-2500

ITINERARY

Day 0
1900 Assembly at Araneta Cubao Bus Terminal
2000 ETD via Isarog Bus Lines (Php 800)

Day 2
0500 ETA Naga city
0600 Breakfast, Buy supplies and Packed lunch
0700 Take jeep to Brgy Panicuason (Jump off)
0800 ETA Jump off, Secure guides, Register at DENR
0900 Start trek (Prepare for Limatik)
1000 Arrive at Water falls (Optional)
1130 Arrive at Camp 1, Lunch
1300 Resume trek
1700 Arrival at campsite, Pitch tent
1730 Prepare dinner
1830 Dinner
1900 Start socials
2100 Lights off

Day 2
0400 Wake up call
0430 Prepare breakfast
0600 Summit assault
0730 Arrive at summit, Picture taking
0800 Back to camp
0900 Campsite, Prepare lunch, Break camp
1000 Start descent trek
1200 Lunch along the trail
1600 Arrive at jump off, Wash up
1800 Back to Manila or Side trip

THINGS TO BRING:
Individual

  • Mess kit(spoon,fork, plate & cup)
  • Personal medication
  • Toiletries
  • 3 sets of clothes
  • Wind breaker/jacket
  • Poncho/rain gear
  • Sunblock
  • Cap/bonnet/bandana
  • Trail food
  • Trail water
  • Packed lunch
  • Extra money
  • Slippers
  • Trekking shoes
  • 1 Liter water for girls as camp water
  • 2 Liters of water for boys
  • Half will bring Butane each
  • Half will bring 1kg of Rice each

Group

  • Tent
  • Burner
  • Cookset
  • Tarp
  • Tent
  • Camp light
  • Kitchen wares

CONTACT:
Jojo Villareal of Kaddlagan Outdoor Shop in Naga – +639198006299

EXPENSES:
Bus Fare (Cuba-Naga or VV): Php 600-800 depending on the bus type and company
Food Share: Php 150 (4 Meals)
Entrance Fee: Php 200 (Thru Kaddlagan Outdoor Shop)
Barangay Fee: Php 10 (Thru Kaddlagan Outdoor Shop)
Guide Fee: Php 1000 (2 Guides)
Jeep (Naga-Panicuason & VV): Php 135 (Thru Kaddlagan Outdoor Shop)
Booze: Php 50
Sulat Pool Wash Up Area
Entrance Fee: Php 50
Cottage: Php 150

NOTE:

  • One can also register at DENR station if ever Permit wasn’t secured in advance.
  • Limatiks are everywhere along the trail especially in the morning and during rainy season.
  • One can also hire a Porter (normally kids)
  • Make sure to buy all supplies before heading to Panicuason.

SIDETRIP:

  • Malabsay Falls – Entrance fee is Php 10 (Free if you hiked Mt Isarog). Around 15 minutes walk from the gate.
  • Yabu Falls
  • Nabuntulan Falls

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