Kennon Road Baguio City – First Timer’s Guide

For first timers, this is your guide to Baguio City via Kennon Road using private vehicle. I hope this simple information will guide you in your travel.

If you decided to pass this road, you save more or less 1 hour of your time compared when passing Marcos Highway.

road going to kennon

Where is this road located?

Once you passed Sison, Pangasinan, you are near the Rosario-Kennon Junction. The Signifying marks are the following:

1. Long Bridge welcoming you to the Province of La Union; then
2. A Big can of Pepsi Cola a few meters away from the bridge;
3. Approximately 400meters from Pepsi Cola Plant, you can see 3 big gasoline station adjacent to  each other; (It’s the right time to stop-over to any of them to check possible car defects or to rest before proceeding)
4.Approximately 150 meters away from those gasoline stations, you will see Rosario-Kennon Junction(as shown above),  turn right going to Kennon Road;
5.You are on a right track if you will pass a toll gate with a fee.

Kennon Tollgate standard fee: 15 pesos (as of June 2015); dependent on the weight classification of your vehicle.

Kennon Road Map

kennon road map to baguio

Sample view along the way (and discover many more :-))

 

 

Tourist Spots along the way
1. Twin Peaks Swimming Pool.
2. Bridal Veil Falls
3. Lion Park
4. Kennon Road View Point

Caution:
1. Watch out for fallen debris such as rocks, it comes very often and might lead to an accident.
2. Drive moderately because the road is narrow and slippery when wet.

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