MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Looking for a place to relax?
Try the Evo Nature Camp which is located on the mountains of Barangay Gaas in the town of Balamban.
This beautiful place is located about five minutes from the Transcentral Highway and about 32 kilometers from Cebu City.
When you are in the area, you can commune with nature and enjoy various outdoor activities without having to sacrifice comfort and convenience.
The camp offers hotel-like amenities for its guests, including the use of non-air-conditioned, air-conditioned tents for glamping or glamorous camping.
And since the place is very wide and very windy, it’s a perfect place to stretch your legs and start hiking.
Their hiking trails lead to waterfalls, a cave, and an area called Ground Zero which is considered the “geographical center of Cebu”.
During your hike, you can relax and enjoy its health benefits which are as follows:
The camp also offers other outdoor activities such as horseback riding among others for children and children at heart.
When you are in the area, you can also take advantage of their playground and enjoy the site of their beautiful and vibrant garden which they call the “Crayola Garden”.
Adlawon Holiday Farm
About 30 minutes away there is also the Adlawon Vacation Farm, a beautiful farmland that sits on the Barangay Adlaon mountain ranges in Cebu City.
It’s a great place to relax, get a breath of fresh air, eat healthy and enjoy life in the province.
Adlawon Nature Farm also has a mahogany forest, farmers market, cocoon swing and yoga peak among others.
While visiting the place, you can also enjoy a brisk walk along the Adlaon River and an encounter with the farm animals.
Cebu Farm-Fork-Fitness Circuit Family Tour
Nature Camp in Balamban Town and Barangay Adlaon Farm in Cebu City were among the destinations featured on the Cebu Farm-Fork-Fitness Circuit Familiarization Tour organized by the Central Visayas Department of Tourism ( DOT-7) Oct. 20-22.
The familiarization tour took participants from destinations in the hilly lands of Cebu to Olango Island and Sulpa Islet in Mactan.
Geleena Asis-Dimpas, head of tourism development for the Central Visayas Department of Tourism, said they are trying to launch the newly documented tours in Cebu during the familiarization tour for members of the Manila and Cebu media, tour operators and other guests.
“We give you a taste of the best there is,” she said.
Dimpas said the Farm-Fork-Fitness tour was part of the journey to recovering the local tourism industry which has borne the brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“This journey to our full recovery is better shared. This time we share it with you,” she added.
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