Sunset in Antipolo City - photo by Carmela Sarsora under Pexels License
Sunset in Antipolo City - photo by Carmela Sarsora under Pexels License


East of Metro Manila in the Philippines, one can find the city of Antipolo. A famous Catholic pilgrimage destination, it is also home to a slew of picture perfect sites. Here are some of the Instagrammable places in Antipolo City to add to your stories:


Instagrammable Places in Antipolo – Churches

Antipolo Cathedral

Pilgrims flock to Antipolo Cathedral on the first day of May each year to celebrate the arrival of the image of Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage. The high altar where the image is enshrined is also popular among pilgrims and visitors alike. While in the church, it would also be a pleasure to look at its stained glass windows.

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Parish of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Centuries old churches are popular photography destinations but modern churches are not to be overlooked. Such is the Parish of the Immaculate Heart of Mary and its minimalist design that has become a popular wedding venue.

Transfiguration of Christ Parish

Is it a castle? No, it’s the Transfiguration of Christ Parish in Antipolo. Is that a red carpet? No, it’s just the red-painted concrete steps that lead up to the main entrance of this place of worship.

Instagrammable Places in Antipolo – Museums and Galleries

Casa Santa Museum

As the name suggests, this museum features an extensive collection of anything to do with Santa Claus and Christmas.

Pinto Art Museum

Lush gardens surround the mission-style galleries of Pinto Art Museum. And it’s not just the native and contemporary art exhibitions to see there. Almost everything you see here is simply Instagram-worthy.


Instagrammable Places in Antipolo – Parks and Landscapes

Hinulugan Taktak National Park

Hinulugan Taktak National Park is most famous for its natural waterfalls, but the trees and the green landscape all around are also a pleasure to the eyes.

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Luljetta’s Place – Hanging Gardens Spa and Garden Suites

For breathtaking views of Antipolo, Metro Manila and Laguna de Bay, a trip to Luljetta’s Place would be a good idea. Plus, its gardens and pools are likewise Instagrammable.

Mount Purro Nature Reserve

This nature reserve and eco-park is a wonderful place for enjoying nature, along with the cool breeze of the countryside.

Mystical Cave

Mystical Cave is named as such due to its stalactites and stalagmites that resemble religious figures. Also, the water that drips inside the cave is believed to have healing properties.

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Phillip’s Sanctuary

Take refuge in the mountains at Phillip’s Sanctuary. It is also an adventure hub where you can take on its obstacle and rope courses, zip line, and bike trails.

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