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The orchard’s highlight is The Sacred Heart Tower which is a replica of Brazil’s Christ The Redeemer. It also has a small chapel with simply designed and airy interior; meditation garden; rosary garden; a long bricked aisle with flowering plants and sculptures called The Garden of Saints; a forest downhill where fruit bearing trees and animals like monkeys can be found; a koi pond; fountains; picnic huts and retreat house.
HOW TO GET TO MARIAN ORCHARD IN BATANGAS
There are two ways to get to the site:
1) driving pass Brgy. Bulacnin up to Brgy. Malabanan, Balete Batangas via Levi town, Lipa City or
2.) commuting by jeep from Lipa City proper up to Levi town then riding a jeep from across the gasoline station going to Balete.
Brgy. Malabanan, Balete Batangas
Entrance fee: P20
Parking fee: P10
Photo credits: Amy Bautista