The Laguna is one of the excellent destinations for road trips. One of the best ways to get to Laguna is to travel by highway, mainly if you are living in Metro Manila. Also, the place is an ideal location for holiday getaways and road trips. Laguna is more famous for its hot spring resorts and its historical and cultural attractions. Still, aside from these, there are some other beautiful places and attractions where you can check during a stopover.
1. Pandin Lake (San Pablo, Laguna)
The town of San Pablo consists mainly of land at the foot of Mount Banahaw and Mount Makiling, making it a significant eco touristic destination. The palm-fringed lakes of San Pablo are also known for their mirror-like reflections. The city of San Pablo known for its "7 Lakes," which consists of Lake Sampaloc, Yambo, Pandin, Bunot, Kalibato, Muhicap, and Palapakin.
Pandin Lake is one of the seven lakes of San Pablo along with Lake Bunot, Lake Cabilato, Lake Yambo, Lake Palakpakin, Lake Muhikap, and Lake Sampaloc. Manila is about two or three hours away from the destination. It could be a little remote, but the view of the area will give you a peaceful and refreshing vibe that will surely take your breath and tiredness away.
According to the legends, Lake Pandin and Lake Yambo were named after two lovers. A beautiful woman named Pandin had been cursed to not travel on the planet according to myth because she would otherwise have something awful to do. Yambo, her fierce lover, did not know the curse and took her steps on Earth, after which there was a dreadful noise, followed by the grouse of the Earth, and a massive flood finally turned the area into twin lakes separated by bare land.
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