The Rice Terraces of Banaue are a stunning reminder of the ingenuity of the ancient indigenous tribes of the Cordillera Mountains in the Philippines. Here’s how to see the best of them.
The Banaue Rice Terraces have a long and rich tradition in the Cordillera Mountain region of the Philippines. Located in Ifugao, a landlocked province in the centre of the main island, rice has played an important role in the daily lives of the Ifugao people for over a millennium.
Ingeniously solving the issue of growing rice in the mountains, early Ifugao ancestors sought a solution that would maintain