Rough It Out and Enjoy Nature at This Exclusive Riverside Camp in Tanay, Rizal
The true tabing-ilog experience.
by Ina Louise Manto | May 27, 2021
Since the NCR+ is now in GCQ, it’s time to make your plans a reality and go for that much-needed reunion with your besties or family without compromising your safety. Instead of going for the usual fancy staycations, rough it out, go for an adventure, and make the best out of nature’s beauty at Camp N.
The Private Camp: Daraitan
Nestled on a 400 square-meter camping ground, Camp N of The Private Camp: Daraitan offers an experience like no other: a remote property that starts with an adventure, making you forget the city life for a while and appreciate the simplicity of probinsya life. Going to this quaint campsite starts with a riverboat ride and the fun begins there!
Upon entering the site, you’ll be greeted with simplicity at its finest: the authentic Daraitan village life. Guarded by a bamboo fence, you’ll find a two-story bahay kubo with woven walls and a nipa roof. The ground level has a dining area as well as a rattan hammock, perfect for when you want to enjoy a slow afternoon siesta.
Located on the upper floor is the main sleeping area, which can accommodate up to 10-15 guests. It has bamboo floors and banigs are already provided for sleeping. You can bring your own bedding too, if you want to be more comfortable. The room also opens to a scenic view of the river and mountains.
No camping is complete without a bonfire, which you’ll have in front of the house. Bring your fave homegrown coffee or hot chocolate for a chilly night! Cooking is also allowed, and a charcoal stove and griller can be found in the kubo.
One of the highlights of this stay is the kind of adventure you’ll get from the river. So ready your floaters and swimming gear, and cool off under the sun while being surrounded by Daraitan’s greenery.
Guests can also go fishing, but you should bring your own fishing gear.
The ultimate bonding experience doesn’t stop within Camp N’s grounds. There are plenty of nearby attractions to visit, which are perfect for adventure and thrill-seekers. The owners at Camp N can arrange exclusive tours at famous Tanay attractions like Tinipak River and Rock Formation, and hiking at Mt. Daraitan Summit for an additional fee.
Tents can also be provided for camping if guests would avail of this package.
Rates at Camp N Start at P4,929 per night.