Poppy Gee Travels | Mt. Pinatubo, Philippines

Mt. Pinatubo? Amazing! Beautiful! Exhilirating! Breathtaking! Worth it! Really!!!

Let me share to you the trip log and so you will  be able to experience this fun and amazing exploration.

1. Arrival at Clark Airport around 7:00 PM

Selfie time aboard Emirates flight.

2. Take the local jeepney (Php 100) to Dau terminal.

Air Conditioned Jeepney

3. From Dau Terminal, take any buses bound north like BAGUIO, DAGUPAN, URDANETA, ALAMINOS, LAOAG, get off at CAPAS JUNCTION, then take a tricycle infront of McDONALDs CAPAS (Php 45.00)

4. Tell the tricycle driver that you have a reservation at ALVINs Sta Juliana. Regular fare Php300 (21kms from Capas to place)

My brother in the tricycle.


My stay for the night was at Alvin’s Bognot Lodge. They are well rated in Trip Advisor. They are simply amazing! And surely everything will be sorted out!

Your stay and tour packages are handled with care.

5. Rest for the night and getting ready for tomorrow’s activity.

Wakey Wakey!

Time to get up and eat breakfast!

At 6:00 AM – Breakfast and in 30 minutes the 4×4 will be ready right in the compound.

All that local coffee!


Lunch delight after the trekking.
That 4×4 jeepney is our ride for the day.

Get ready for an amazing trip. The total trip (back and forth) took us 5-6 hours including the trek.

Below are some of pictures taken:

Hello Mt. Pinatubo Crater
It is almost there! I can sense it.
Walk. Jump. Walk.
Simply amazing…
Ohhhh that view!
Hello Sunshine!

Below are the details for the STAY AND TOUR PACKAGE:


PRIVATE ROOM single php1000


Pinatubo Tour Package

1pax 5,200 (private tour)

2pax 2,650

3pax 2,050

4pax 1,850

5pax 1,650( maximum passenger on 4×4)

6pax 2,050

7pax 1,950

8pax 1,850

9pax 1,750



All the mandatory fees to LGU Capas

4×4 ride going to and from Pinatubo

Service of a local guide

Packed lunch (We had this after the tour.)

1L water

For day tour guests:

Free parking

Free use of toilet and shower at Alvins guesthouse

FYI ADVISORY: Additional Payment

To all Operators and Travel Agencies, Guests.

– Trekking to Pinatubo is weather dependent

– Please be informed that the LGU of Botolan Zambales will collect an additional fee of php700 per head upon arriving at the boundary starting March 2016.

TIPS to have a great time for the trekking:

  • Smile
  • Take pictures
  • Travel light
  • Bring some small snacks
  • Be careful during the trekking
  • Have fun and seize the moment.
  • Make friends

This trip is simply achievable. I and my brother had a great time and we wish you the same.

“Live Live. Love Life.”


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