Everything You Need to Know Before Going to Lake Apo

Scenic view of nature in Bukidnon with picturesque natural beauty and clean, deep, blue-green waters and a lovely backdrop of hills and greenery. It covers an area of 25 hectares with a wet area of 19 hectares where locals and visitors can enjoy water ventures such as swimming and floating bamboo cottage only at Lake Apo.

Entrance Fee

  • The entrance fee is only Php 70.
  • Please note that the P70 fee only covers the entrance to Lake Apo. It doesn’t include the use of floating cottages, access to the private cabin, pool area, and other amenities. You may inquire directly at Lake Apo’s front desk for the additional rate, as it varies.

Rule and Regulations

  • Here are the rules and regulations at Lake Apo.

Operating Hours

  • Open Daily from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.


  • Lake Apo is located in Barangay Guinoyoran, Valencia City, Bukidnon.

How to get there

Go to Farmer’s Market in Valencia City, Bukidnon and take a habal-habal directly to Lake Apo Sitio Lowa, Barangay Guinoyuran.

  • From the City Proper to Barangay Guinoyuran
    • Distance: 11.5 KM
    • Road Condition: Concrete/Good
    • Means of Transport: All types of vehicles
    • Time: 25 minutes
  • From the Barangay Center to Lake
    • Distance: 2.4 KM
    • Road Condition: Concrete/Good
    • Means of Transport: All types of vehicles
    • Time: 10 minutes

Cleanest Lake in Region

Lake Apo in Northern Mindanao is renowned for being a pristine and eco-friendly body of water. In the late 90s, it was recognized as the Cleanest Lake in Region 10.

Lake Apo in 2017

Here’s what Lake Apo looks like in 2017.

Lake Apo’s transformation goes hand in hand with sustainable tourism practices. The authorities have implemented measures to preserve the delicate ecosystem, ensuring that the increased visitor influx does not compromise the natural balance. Responsible waste management systems, eco-friendly initiatives, and community education programs emphasize the importance of preserving Lake Apo’s beauty for generations to come.

With its enhanced recreational facilities, thriving ecosystem, and cultural immersion opportunities, Lake Apo has regained its status as a premier destination for nature enthusiasts and seekers of tranquility. It’s a testament to the power of collective efforts in preserving and restoring our natural wonders.

Whether one is captivated by the mesmerizing sight of the sunset reflecting on the lake’s pristine waters or simply yearning for a respite from the chaos of everyday life, Lake Apo provides a haven of serenity. As visitors explore this transformed gem, they are reminded of the need to cherish and protect our natural treasures, fostering a sustainable future for both mankind and nature.