Excursion lake Tall

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An island within a lake on an island in a lake within an island.

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The Taal Lake is a freshwater crater lake on the island of Luzon in the Philippine province of Batangas north of the provincial capital of Batangas City. The lake was formed following the creation of a caldera over several large volcanic eruptions that occurred between 500,000 and 100,000 years ago.

With an estimated area of ‚Äč‚Äčabout 23,500 hectares, it is the third largest lake in the Philippines. In the center of the lake it is one of the many active volcanoes in the country, the Taal volcano.

It is located in a lake formed by a crater of a volcano, present on an island that is located in a lake. It might seem hard to understand, but just look at these satellite images to fully appreciate this spectacle of nature.

Luzon is a large island of the Philippines. In its interior there is the Lake Taal. In turn, this lake is located in Volcano Island, an extinct volcano since 1977: a small island with a central crater, which over the years has accumulated so much rain water to become a lake. And from this body of water check a rock of 40 meters called Vulcan Point Island. The island in the island in the island.

From the top of the volcano, the view is spectacular: Also in the crater there is a lake, and it does not happen just anywhere to see a snap like that!


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