Tagaytay-Talisay Road

Tagaytay-Talisay: a difficult road with 10 hairpin turns

The Tagaytay-Talisay Road is a very steep and challenging mountain road located on the Philippine island Luzon.

The road is paved with some concrete parts and runs north-south from the village of Tagaytay to Talisay. It’s 11.7km long with 10 hairpin turns and a few dangerous turns. It’s a difficult road.

High risk of rock slides. Along the way are a few natural viewpoints. The drive offers stunning views of Taal Lake, in the caldera of an active volcano. The drive is pretty steep. Starting from Talisay, at sea level, the elevation gain is 603 meters. The average gradient is 5.15%.

 

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