Mines View Park is among the oldest and most famous attractions in Baguio City. Aside from the natural surroundings, it’s very popular among tourists because it features the stunning Baguio view from the observation deck.
ABOUT MINES VIEW PARK
The park is named Mines View since it overlooks the spectacular Baguio view of the Cordillera mountains and Benguet’s gold and copper mines. The park dates back to the American times, and it has stood the test of time.
Mines View Park’s entrance fee is free for all visitors, but some activities inside like the Ifugao costume rental comes with a small fee.
The park is usually crowded on weekends, so make sure to come early, or just do your best to capture a good photo.
THINGS TO DO IN MINES VIEW PARK
- Marvel at the amazing view of the mountainous Itogon, Benguet at the Observatory Deck
- Wear native Igorot dress and do your best pose for photo-ops
- Take a souvenir shot with their famous German Shepherd dog and a white pony
- Eat from some of their pika-pika food at the side and from the restaurants along Gibraltar Rd.
- Buy souvenir items from the shops inside
After visiting the park, pasalubong stores await every passerby. Make sure to stop by the Good Shepherd’s convent which is conveniently located a few walks from the park.
HOW TO GET TO MINES VIEW PARK
From Lower Mabini Street fronting Danes Bakeshop, there are jeepneys with Mines View signs that will take you directly to this place, fare is around P12.
From Manila to Baguio, you can ride buses such as Joy Bus and Victory Liner.
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For those who are bringing own vehicle, you may use Waze or Google Maps for directions. If you don’t have a private vehicle, you can rent a car or van here.
Mines View Park
Address: Mines View Observation Deck, Mines View, Baguio, Benguet
Hours open: 5am-8pm daily
HOTELS NEAR MINES VIEW PARK
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You may also check Top10 hotels in Baguio on our separate blog.
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