Best places in Philippines for photos

The Philippines is home to some of the most beautiful and picturesque landscapes in the world. With its lush forests, white sand beaches, and colorful culture, the Philippines is a photographer’s dream destination. Whether you’re a professional photographer or an amateur looking for the perfect spot to take some amazing photos, here are some of the best locations in the Philippines to take pictures.

1. Banaue Rice Terraces – Located in the northern region of the Philippines, the Banaue Rice Terraces are a stunning example of traditional Filipino architecture and engineering. The views from the terraces are stunning and the perfect place to capture some stunning shots of the terraces and the surrounding mountains.

2. San Juanico Bridge – Spanning the San Juanico Strait, the San Juanico Bridge is one of the most incredible pieces of engineering in the Philippines. The bridge offers stunning views of the sea and the islands that surround it. It’s a great place to take photos of the landscape or capture the sunset.

3. Chocolate Hills – Located in the province of Bohol, the Chocolate Hills are one of the most iconic and recognizable landmarks in the Philippines. The rolling hills are covered in grass and the color of the grass changes depending on the season. The best time to take pictures of the Chocolate Hills is during the summer when the grass turns a chocolate brown color.

4. Coron Island – Located in the province of Palawan, Coron Island is a paradise for photographers. The island is home to beautiful white sand beaches, stunning lagoons, and some of the best diving spots in the Philippines. It’s a great place to take pictures of the stunning underwater world or capture the incredible sunsets.

5. Taal Volcano – Located in the province of Batangas, the Taal Volcano is one of the most active volcanoes in the Philippines. The views from the volcano are stunning and the perfect place to take pictures of the landscape or the eruption.

These are just a few of the many amazing places to take pictures in the Philippines. Whether you’re a professional photographer or an amateur looking for the perfect spot to take some amazing photos, the Philippines has something for everyone. So grab your camera and start exploring!

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#1
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Keywords: garden, restaurant, alfonso, infrared, brunch, batangas, amsanpedro, marciaadams, october2014, lightroom56

Nature

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Romantic run-down ancestral mansion hidden away in Quezon City, perfect for indoor/outdoor prenup or engagement photo shoots, film/theater productions, and parties. Affordable rates and conveniently located in Cubao, near Immaculate Conception Cathedral.
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Keywords: penup shoot, engagement, weddings, filipino, ancestral, mansion, house, film

NaturePeople/PortraitsArchitectureCity/UrbanWeddingsAbandoned

#3
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Keywords: solace, solitude, tagaytay, sunrise, taallake, calabarzon, tourist, portal, tagaytaycity, selfie, taalvolcano, backlitscene, vignette, humanform, photographer, peace, taal, fog, silhouette, curiosity, taalvista

Sunset/SunriseLandscapeWater/Coastal

#4
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Keywords: manila, skyline, bay, area, hazy, shade, smog, sun, cruises, ferry, sundown, avast, ye!, road, seascape, club, square, harbor, boulevard, cityscape, yacht

Water/CoastalCity/UrbanAbandoned

#5
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Keywords: island, lake, kayangan, expedition, philippinen, palawan, coron, kayanganlake, beach, phl, nature, blue, sea, ironwulf, ferdzdecena, breathtaking, wanderlust, travelph, coronpalawan, boatscoron, tagbanuwa

Water/Coastal

#6
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Keywords: virginia, hotel, resort, mataas, kahoy, lipa, city, taal, lake, view

City/Urban

    #7
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    Keywords: napwc, water, walker, ninoy, aquino, parks, wildlife, red, color, lagoon, stitched, sooc, flower, bulaklak, reverselens, denr, pawb, kfcdiffuser, synapz557

    NatureWater/CoastalWildlife/Animals

    #8
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    Keywords: sunset, manila, bay, yacht, club, crimson, tide, marina, mode

    LandscapeNatureWater/CoastalWildlife/Animals

    #9
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    Keywords: intramuros, graffiti, wall, asbestos, park, skate, competition, skatepark, corner, out, inside, know, afk, shhhh, red, derelict, arko, building, kills, wat, angkor

    City/Urban

    #10
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    Keywords: ☆chocolate, hills, morning☆, hills, curves, nature, chocolate, bohol, april, ttt, beautiful, foggy, complex☆

    #11
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    Keywords: tondo, ulingan, philippines, manila, children, boy, kid, hope, child, lamentation, thank, exhibition, factory, life, charcoal, portrait, solo, smoke, extension, pro, flickr

    People/PortraitsCity/Urban

    #12
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    Keywords: island, banana, malcapuya

    #13
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    Keywords: hut, fisherman's, resort, bacon, beach, cottages, city, moon, boat, view, butt, caricaran, seaside, motor, boats, cabana, private, area, annunciation, church, square

    ArchitectureCity/Urban

      #14
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      Keywords: philippines, balsa, stilts, calatagan, flowers, tropical, sea, blues, different, fairy, tale, villa, palawan, morning, blue, reflection, cloudy, peaceful, water, arcreyes, beach

      Water/Coastal

      #15
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      Keywords: rock, magasang, samar, biriisland, seascape, sea, adventure, ocean, momento, island, biri, call, destination, phonecam, magasangrock, catarman, xperia, waves

      Water/Coastal

      #16
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      Keywords: taal, lake, island, panorama, islands, calabarzon, vulcano, pano, tagaytay, two, lakes, three, taalpanorama, philippinen, talisay, road, split, blue, dark, volcano, wasser

      Water/CoastalPanoramic

      #17
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      Keywords: wawa, dam, montalban

      Water/Coastal

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        giant talon 3 at wawa dam
      • Keep what is worth keeping, and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away. Your time, resources and effort are sacred. Use them wisely.  #sky_mastersfamily #skylovers #nature #ig_dynamic #travelinspired #hdr #canon
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      #18
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      Keywords: beach, diguisit, sunrise, rock, sea, landscape, coast, aurora, baler, rocks, seaside, seascape, water, outdoor, shore, waterscape, luksolukso, formation, #beach, expects, ocean

      Water/Coastal

      #19
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      Keywords: makati, above, blue, metro, selfie, cityscape, cbd, view, gramercy, third, eye, construction, area, escape, mighty, century, city, clear, skyline, 71gramercy, terminator

      LandscapeCity/Urban

      #20
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      Keywords: sunrise, ocean, sea, sun, seascape, color, colour, reflection, beach, nature, beautiful, beauty, smile, contrast, landscape, philippines, hdri, blending, waterscape, rodel, mabuhay

      Sunset/SunriseWater/Coastal

      #21
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      Keywords: sunset, sea, abandoned, pile, aurora, lowtide, seashore, baler, luzon, webzer, akosizer, zercabatuan, travelzer, fallen, still, standing, faint

      Sunset/SunriseWater/CoastalAbandoned

      #22
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      Keywords: camiling, church, public, market

      Architecture

        #23
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        Keywords: vsco, lightroom, composition, old, seek, hallway, way, open, all, liturgy, bloom, sit, white, technicolor, sharp, daylight, sunlight, dlsr, beauty, lofi, digital

        #24
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        Keywords: lake, taal, volcano, western, shore, crater

        Water/Coastal

          #25
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          We are the event venue set in the heart of Las Pinas, and are proud to be the historical mansion to create free rein to creativity for your events.

          Keywords: Las Pinas, events place, charming

          Sunset/SunriseLandscapeNaturePeople/PortraitsArchitectureTransport (Cars, Trains)Weddings

            #26
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            Keywords: maria, cristina, falls, iligan, philippines, city, nature, park, reliable, rainbow, 4pm, zipline, i've, seen, far, christina, agus, dam, wonderful, taken, colleague

            Water/CoastalCity/Urban

              #27
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              Keywords: calbayog, cathedral, city, rudy, hall, renovated, refuge, building, church, architecture

              ArchitectureCity/Urban

                #28
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                Keywords: mangroves

                Sunset/SunriseWater/Coastal

                #29
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                Keywords: dalahican, fish, port, lucena, fishermen, sunrise, city, lucenacity, julesnene, market, calabarzon, beach, fresh, marine, paradise, simplelife, simpleliving, fishingport, boat, destination, fisherman

                Sunset/SunriseWater/CoastalCity/Urban

                #30
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                Keywords: batanes, philippines, basco, #batanes, motion, cagayan, perpetual, places, island, landscape, passing, #road, carved, along, high, rugged, #cliffs, #batan, #island, #instagramers, #landscapephotography

                LandscapeWater/Coastal

                • From earlier this evening. Requesting to refrain from spreading rumors about us skipping #BeerFriday this week. #Batanes #231stBirthday #Bulakbol #IvatanFestival
                  From earlier this evening. Requesting to refrain from spreading rumors about us skipping #BeerFriday this week. #Batanes #231stBirthday #Bulakbol #IvatanFestival
                • The northernmost #lighthouse of the #Philippines to #beacon fishermen and ships alike. It is built on top of #NaidiHills, where one can also witness one of the most scenic sunsets during summer!! #Batanes #mytravelgram #vintique #canonphotography #igersph
                  The northernmost #lighthouse of the #Philippines to #beacon fishermen and ships alike. It is built on top of #NaidiHills, where one can also witness one of the most scenic sunsets during summer!! #Batanes #mytravelgram #vintique #canonphotography #igersph
                • sunset over Naidi
                  sunset over Naidi
                • a calm #sea after #typhoon #Guchol. Such an #epic & #beautiful #scenery of a #sunse in the #island of #Batanes, the #northernmost #part of the #Philippines! #itsmorefuninthephilippines #bestoftheday #photooftheweek #iphonephotography #iphoneonly #sun
                  a calm #sea after #typhoon #Guchol. Such an #epic & #beautiful #scenery of a #sunse in the #island of #Batanes, the #northernmost #part of the #Philippines! #itsmorefuninthephilippines #bestoftheday #photooftheweek #iphonephotography #iphoneonly #sun
                • Basco, Batanes
                  Basco, Batanes
                • Mt Carmel Chapel
                  Mt Carmel Chapel
                • On this #hill, you can witness one of the most #beautiful #sunset spots our world can offer! This #selfportrait was taken on top of #NadiaHill facing the South China Sea! #mytravelgram #igerspinoy #sky #igersph #insta_artist #batanes #instamood #sunsetlov
                  On this #hill, you can witness one of the most #beautiful #sunset spots our world can offer! This #selfportrait was taken on top of #NadiaHill facing the South China Sea! #mytravelgram #igerspinoy #sky #igersph #insta_artist #batanes #instamood #sunsetlov
                • #coconut #trees along the national road of #Basco #town. #roadtrip #streetphotography #iphonephotography #instamood #insta_artist #igerspinoy #batanes #igdaily #instahub #instagramers
                  #coconut #trees along the national road of #Basco #town. #roadtrip #streetphotography #iphonephotography #instamood #insta_artist #igerspinoy #batanes #igdaily #instahub #instagramers
                • the #dream #vacation...#Batanes!!! Would love to go back there!   #mytravelgram #igerspinoy #igersph #seascape #sky #bluesea #photooftheday #instamood #instagramers #instagood #me #vintique #snapseed
                  the #dream #vacation...#Batanes!!! Would love to go back there! #mytravelgram #igerspinoy #igersph #seascape #sky #bluesea #photooftheday #instamood #instagramers #instagood #me #vintique #snapseed
                #31
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                Keywords: graffiti, avenue, quezon, streetart, wall, city, quezoncity, metro, quezonavenue, urban, street

                City/Urban

                • Quezon Avenue Graffiti 2
                  Quezon Avenue Graffiti 2
                • Quezon Avenue Graffiti 6
                  Quezon Avenue Graffiti 6
                • Quezon Avenue Graffiti 4
                  Quezon Avenue Graffiti 4
                • Quezon Avenue Graffiti 8
                  Quezon Avenue Graffiti 8
                • Quezon Avenue Graffiti 1
                  Quezon Avenue Graffiti 1
                • Quezon Avenue Graffiti 7
                  Quezon Avenue Graffiti 7
                • Quezon Avenue Graffiti 5
                  Quezon Avenue Graffiti 5
                #32
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                Keywords: gorge, falls, maragondon, cavite, pantihan, philippines, rock, landscape, waterfall, waterscape, rocky, river, standstill, running, water, outdoor, calabarzon

                Water/Coastal

                #33
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                Keywords: cruz, carriedo, sta, plaza, church, st, santa, lacson, fountain, lrt, quiapo, escolta, gomez, building, street, avenida, station, old, front, ricoh, grd4

                ArchitectureCity/Urban

                #34
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                Keywords: pico, loro, beach, cove, picodeloro, hamilo, coast, nasugbu, batangas, sea, hamilocoast, sunset, cutad, club, bridge, boardwalk, seashore, mountain, beachclub, deck, viewingdeck

                Water/Coastal

                #35
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                Keywords: pearl, farm, p30pro, huaweip30pro

                #36
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                Keywords: pinatubo, volcan, crater, survol, mt, adventure, nature, mtpinatubo, trekking, zambales, capas, itrek, cnetralluzon, trek, volcano, philippines, tarlac

                Nature

                  #37
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                  Keywords: quiapo, church, nazarene, 2011:, st, nazareno, jan9, feastoftheblacknazarene, pistangitimnanazareno, cpalancast, view, hidalgo, fiesta, crowd, pinoy, photowalk, philppines, street, pilipinas, churchpreparing, palanca

                  Architecture

                  #38
                  Curated

                  Keywords: coastal, island

                  Sunset/SunriseWater/Coastal

                  #39
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                  Keywords: beach, masbate, landscape, seascape, sea, outdoor, mayon, volcano, portavega, dimasalang, bicolregion, seaside, porta, vega, water, waterscape, dwarf, coconuts, sandy, paradise, burobangkaso

                  Water/Coastal

                  #40
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                  Keywords: bridge, san, juanico, samar, philippines, leyte, square, water, #philippines, #samar, #leyte, n808, july, pics, #sunset, tropical, marcos, typhoon, haiyan, flickr, public

                  Architecture

                  #41
                  Curated

                  36th Floor of Tower 4 provides clear panoramic view of the Makati skyline. Head to the Exit door of the 36th floor

                  Keywords: makati, city, skyline, nightshot, urban, night, photography

                  Sunset/SunriseLandscapeArchitectureCity/UrbanPanoramic

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                    IMG_7428
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                    Shopping online has its perks. In Zalora, for example, their existing deals go up to 80% off. And on top of that, if you browse their app using your Smart mobile number, you'll get an additional 20% I'm currently eyeing for the Nike Air Max rubber sho
                  • San Lorenzo Place next to the Magallanes Station
                    San Lorenzo Place next to the Magallanes Station
                  • Presentation Advantage Workshop at Ateneo Graduate School. #ateneo #workshop#newfriends #stephencovey#franklincovey 
                    Presentation Advantage Workshop at Ateneo Graduate School. #ateneo #workshop#newfriends #stephencovey#franklincovey 
                  • Presentation advantage workshop at Ateneo! #ateneo#newfriends#happiness
                    Presentation advantage workshop at Ateneo! #ateneo#newfriends#happiness
                  • Five Star
                    Five Star
                  #42
                  Curated

                  Keywords: man made marvels

                  LandscapeArchitecture

                  #43
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                  These elysian fields of green is the last stronghold of the Philippine Tamaraw, an endemic water buffalo found only in this Park.

                  Keywords: landscape, mountains, grassy fields

                  LandscapeNatureWildlife/AnimalsPanoramic

                    #44
                    Curated

                    Keywords: balanacan, port, mogpog, pier, lake, gateway, lagoon, square, island, beach, city, mt, hinanggayon, merced, fast, lucena, hometown, upload, moriones, province, killed

                    Water/Coastal

                    #45
                    Curated

                    Keywords: beach, banol, island, banolbeach, ironwulf, ferdzdecena, paradise, banca, palawan, clear, bangka, #wanderlust, #whenincoron, boats, philippinen, boat, sun, square, busuanga, unesco, even

                    Water/Coastal

                    #46
                    Curated

                    Keywords: orchids, philippines, #bicol, bicol, procession, #mayon, #magayon, good, friday, square, mayon, #volcano, morning, clouds, conquering, #bicoltour, #travel, #igers, #biggsdiner, geolon123736825, geolat13139133

                      #47
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                      Keywords: bansud, plaza, park, intellectual, rizal, agrifair, monument, founding, anniversary, 50th, bangkaan, bansud', 'bangkaan

                      Architecture

                        #48
                        Curated

                        Keywords: landscape, hills, bicol, philippines, camalig

                        Sunset/SunriseLandscape

                        #49
                        Curated

                        Keywords: palace, tagaytay, marcos, architecture, decay, p1000681jpg, p1000682jpg, p1000696jpg, p1000701jpg, p1000711jpg, p1000713jpg, p1000706jpg, ruins

                        ArchitectureAbandoned

                        #50
                        Curated

                        Keywords: ocean, blue, underground, river, minifalls, [undefined, location], took, [phone, capture]

                        Water/Coastal

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