Sanchez Peak | Things to do in General Santos City-General Santos City
|Address:||Brgy. Olimpog, General Santos City, General Santos City|
Kalaja Cave is derived from the word Kalaha, which means frying pot due to the formation of the karsts made millions of years ago. Waterfalls and caves are abundant in this area. It produced waterfalls & caves Tourists can explore the Kalaja Cave in General Santos City. The cave has a pool inside that is about three meters deep and 22 meters wide. The area is surrounded with limestone's cliffs. It has Kalaja river which irrigates the low land farm area of the city. During dry season, the river main source of water comes from a subterranean river named Kalaja Cave (a 207m cave that offers 20m of swimming and a smooth walk in knee to waist deep running water). The area has an established rock climbing route at Malakong Wall. The Wall offers beginners and Novice route to would be rock climbers. It also has many of unexplored routes waiting to be climbed. The place has also many tunnels left by the retreating Japanese forces during the WWII.
Nopol Hills are located in Mabuhay, Gen Santos City, about 45mins Jeepney ride from GSC on unpaved road to Leyson Cattle Ranch. Nopol Hills are the only land area in the City with 200 hectares or more of tropical forest and animals especially warty pigs. It is a good place for camping and viewing the city at night time.
Located along the National Highway, this ecopark is a one-stop shop for adventurers and thrill seekers. Choose your trail and your adventure for the day before you embark on a fun (and sometimes bumpy) ATV ride. For the simplest trail, and most ideal for first-timers, try the 3DOE Farm Trail. Whether you choose to ride solo on your own ATV, or buddy with someone on a buggy, this takes you on a casual ride around the 3DOE farm. The ecopark has professional guides to teach you how to drive an ATV, and they will only let you ride after you've listened to the safety guidelines. There will also be a guide to accompany you throughout your ride, and direct you where to go around the farm. When you're done and famished, head to the park's restaurant and feast on local dishes such as the native chicken tinola and adobo.
Where to stay
RSG MICROHOTEL is a haven place right at the heart of the city where malls are at a 10 mins. ride. It has 19 elegant rooms with very competitive facility
Strategically located at Nuñez Street, Purok Malakas, Barangay San Isidro, General Santos City, this hotel is a great choice for all types of travelers seeking comfortable accommodations. It has clean interiors, quality facilities, and amenities that guarantee a memorable stay.
Experience the nature’s splendor at Dolores Farm Resort. Its proximity to the business and government centers of Koronadal City and General Santos City makes it an ideal place to unwind from work.
“Kradumthong” Function Hall is ideal for banquets, parties, meetings and conferences. Enjoy delectable Durian fruit from the front yard, tasty sea foods and other Filipino dishes which are best enjoyed at “Chanee” restaurant. It has 10 fully air-conditioned guest-rooms, equipped with cable TV, IDD/NDD telephone, hot and cold shower, and free Wi-fi internet connection. About 10 open cottages – perfect for relaxation, are also offered to guests.
Guests will surely embrace the cool weather of a farm atmosphere. Try to visit also our featured animals at the Mini Zoo near the fish pond area. Capture moments while enjoying the “Kanyao” swimming pool. This place is one of the best choices to stay for relaxation.
Getting there and around
Brgy. Olimpog, General Santos City, General Santos CityGet directions