Rising 1,013 meters above sea level, Osmeña Peak proudly claims the title of the highest peak in Cebu. The trail to the summit takes you through a scenic landscape of rolling hills and lush greenery. Upon reaching the top, you’re rewarded with panoramic views of Cebu’s southern coastline, the neighboring islands of Negros and Bohol, and the vast blue expanse of the Visayan Sea.

The hike to Osmeña Peak is relatively easy, making it suitable for both novice and experienced trekkers. The cool mountain breeze adds to the charm of the journey. Don’t forget your camera; the photo opportunities here are endless. Many adventurers choose to camp overnight on the peak, enjoying a campfire under a canopy of stars. It’s a unique experience that lets you connect with nature and bond with fellow trekkers.

To reach Osmeña Peak, travel to the town of Dalaguete in Cebu. From there, a habal-habal (motorcycle) or a rented vehicle can take you to the jump-off point. The hike typically takes around 20-30 minutes, depending on your starting location.

Osmeña Peak location

Osmeña Peak is located in the municipality of Dalaguete in the province of Cebu, Philippines. It is situated in the southern part of Cebu Island. To reach the peak, you would typically start your journey from the town of Dalaguete and follow a trail that leads to the peak. This popular attraction is easily accessible from Cebu City and other major towns in Cebu.

Map of Osmeña Peak

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Osmeña Peak

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