Gratchi’s Getaway in Silang Cavite: Get Closer to Nature the Farm Way!
Updated as of March 29, 2021
Get closer to nature through various educational activities and fun adventures at Gratchi’s Getaway, a six-hectare farm resort that is beautifully landscaped and designed with natural and man-made features that both nature-lovers and adventure-seekers are sure to enjoy.
For nature lovers, the resort houses an animal farm, where you can meet many adorable farm animals like goats, ostriches, turkeys, Asian palm civets (locally known as alamid), native pigs, and more.
You can even purchase feeds so you can bond with the animals! The entrance fee is Php 168.
Gratchi’s Getaway also has educational farm facilities where you experience planting and farming. Families and friends will also get to enjoy some physical activities and challenges such as obstacle courses (Php 225/head) minimum of 5 people.
There is also an ATV (Php 150/30 minutes), a zipline (Php 200/zip) minimum of 3 pax, and you can even trek down the river (Php 170) minimum of 5 pax.
If one day isn’t enough (which most likely it isn’t!) for you to enjoy the place, Gratchi’s Getaway has nipa hut-inspired accommodations that can cater to small and large groups. Room rates range from Php 2,500 to Php 13,500. Rates may differ for those availing of group and team-building packages.
How to get there:
- By car: From Makati take the SLEX and turn right to Silangan Industrial Park Rd., and continue on C.A. Yulo Ave before turning right to Jose A Yulo Ave. Continue straight then merge to Tagaytay-Calamba Rd. Turn right to Cabangan Rd and continue straight. Gratchi’s is located on the right side of the road.
- By public transport: From the Ayala triangle, take the Erjohn and Almark bus bound to Tagaytay and then get off at Tagaytay City Tourist Police Station. You may take a tricycle at the SVD Rd. going to Gratchi’s Getaway. Tricycle fare usually costs Php 50/person.
This first appeared in Philippine Primer’s Japanese and English Magazine November issue.