Attempt tenting in model at Evo Nature Camp, dwelling the farm life at Adlawon Nature Farm


| One of the camping tents at Evo Nature Camp. | Doris C. Bongcac

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — Looking for a place to relax?

Try Evo Nature Camp, located in the mountains of Barangay Gaas in the town of Balamban.

This beautiful place is about five minutes away from the Transcentral Highway and is about 32 kilometers from Cebu City.

Being in the area allows you to commune with nature and enjoy various outdoor activities without sacrificing comfort and convenience.

The camp offers guests hotel-like amenities, including the use of non-air-conditioned and air-conditioned tents for glamping or glamorous camping.

And since the place is very wide and very airy, it’s a perfect place to stretch your legs and start hiking.

Their trails lead to waterfalls, a cave, and an area called Ground Zero, believed to be the “geographical center of Cebu.”

While hiking you can relax and enjoy the following health benefits:

| Doris C. Bongcac

The camp also offers other outdoor activities like horseback riding among others for the kids and the kids at heart.

Try stylish camping at Evo Nature Camp and live farm life at Adlawon Nature Farm.  In the photo you can see the Crayola Garden of the Evo Nature Park.

The Evo Nature Camp playground.| Doris C. Bongcac

If you are in the area you can also use their playground and enjoy the site of their vibrant and beautiful garden which they call the “Crayola Garden”.

The Crayola Garden. | Doris C. Bongcac

Adlawon holiday farm

Also about 30 minutes away is Adlawon Vacation Farm, a beautiful farmland nestled on the mountain ranges of Barangay Adlaon in Cebu City.

Try stylish camping at Evo Nature Camp and live farm life at Adlawon Nature Farm.  In the photo is the Adlawon Nature Park.

The nature farm Adlawon. | Doris C. Bongcac

This is a perfect place to relax, get some fresh air, eat healthy and enjoy life in the provinces.

Adlawon Nature Farm also has a mahogany forest, farmer’s market, cocoon swing and yoga summit, among other activities.

| The holiday farm Adlawon. | Doris C. Bongcac

When visiting the site, you can also enjoy a short walk along the Adlaon River and a farm animal encounter.

Farm Fork Fitness Cebu Circuit Fam Tour

The nature camp in the town of Balamban and the farm in Barangay Adlaon in Cebu City were among the destinations featured during the Farm-Fork-Fitness Cebu Circuit introductory tour organized by the Department of Tourism in Central Visayas (DOT-7). October 20th to 22nd.

The famous tour took participants from destinations in the hilly countries of Cebu to Olango Island and Sulpa Islet in Mactan.

Geleena Asis-Dimpas, director of tourism development at the Ministry of Tourism in Central Visayas, said they tried to introduce the newly documented routes in Cebu to members of the Manila and Cebu media, tour operators and other guests during the introductory tour.

“We give you a taste of the best there is,” she said.

Dimpas said the Farm Fork fitness tour is part of the recovery journey for the local tourism industry, which has suffered the brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“This journey to our full recovery is best shared. This time we’re sharing it with you,” she added.


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