5 Philippine Destinations with Dam Good Views

Dam, right?

Visiting a dam is probably not at the top of travelers’ lists of things to do in a province. These massive artificial barriers constructed to restrict the flow of water and their reservoirs serve an important role in providing water-supply, hydroelectric power or flood control and aren’t really a venue for recreational activities.

But if you do find time visit dams around the Philippines, you’ll find out that some of them offer surprisingly scenic views. If you’re already in a destination and are looking for a spot to go sightseeing or just enjoy the breeze and scenery, here are a few of the dams you can check out.

Magat Dam, Isabela/Ifugao

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Kara Santos

Kara Santos

Kara Santos is a freelance writer and photographer. When not on the road or motorcycling off somewhere for the weekend, she’s leveling up her experience points in the latest PlayStation RPG. Read about her real-life and virtual adventures on her blog Travel Up.