Botolan is a municipality in the province of Zambales in the Philippines. The town was founded by Spanish Governor-General Juan de Salcedo in 1572. According to the census of May 1, 2010, it has a population of 54,434 people and a 1st class Income classification (2007). Botolan has the largest land area of the municipalities in Zambales. Located just south of the provincial capital of Iba, Botolan is known for its larger Aeta population, wide gray sand beaches, and as the location of Mount Pinatubo. Wikipedia
Planning a vacation to Botolan in Philippines? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Baguio, Philippines. Add Baguio to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Intramuros, Taal Volcano, Ocean Park. Also, to reach Botolan, you'll have to take a flight to Baguio; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Botolan can generally be of 1-2 days.