Landmarks in Pampanga:

Rivers:

1 Pampanga River

The Pampanga River is located in Central Luzon

(north-west of Metropolitan Manila) and passes

through the provinces of Pampanga, Nueva Ecija,

Bulacan, Tarlac and Quezon. During the Spanish

period, the river was known as the Rio Grande de

Pampanga. It is the second largest river in Luzon

and fourth largest river basin in the Philippines.

2 Abacan River in Pampanga

Abacan River is one of the largest water channels in Pampanga (channeled from Angeles to Mexico). The River ends into the Pampanga River.  The Lahars flow follows the riverbed during Mt. Pinatubo`s eruption.

3 Sacobia River In Pampanga

Sacobia River is one of the main streams in Pampanga. The debris and Lahars from Mt. Pinatubo 1991 eruption follow this river as well. Before this occurrence the native Aetas living along riverside. After the eruption, everything along the river was devastated. The river bed widens and up to now (in the year of 2013) the hardened Lahars are still visible on the Sacobia River bed.

4 Gumain River in Pampanga

Gumain River was covered with vast of sands and lahars during the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo as well.  Before the 1991 eruption, its waters come from Mt. Abu in Zambales. The river serves as a passageway for Aetas on the way to the lowlands.

5 Pasig Potrero River in Pampanga

Pasig Potrero River became famous during the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo. The lahars and pyroclastic materials pass into this river. It was the main focus of authorities’ observation during the time of eruption.

6 Candaba Swamp in Pampanga

Candaba Swamp it is located in the middle of the rice field of Candaba, Pampanga.  Candaba swamp is well-known for his sweet watermelons out of this zone.  It is also noted for “Tilapia” (A dinning Fish species).  Candaba Swamp got International attention true the bird migratory known as the “Candaba swamp”.
Index: 1 Pampanga River 2 Abacan River 3 Sacobia River 4 Gumain River   5 Pasig Potrero River 6 Candaba Swamp Picture Gallery: Pampanga Contact Term of use Private Policy Movie Zone About Pampanga About PampangaTalents PampangaTalents  is a Project of: www.zravel.ch Pampanga Festivals Cuisine Zip Codes Pampanga Map Tourism Geography Economy Pampanga’s Structure Towns and Cities Landmarks Climate Heroes Education
Landmarks   Rivers   Mountains   Waterfalls

Landmarks in Pampanga:

Rivers:

1 Pampanga River

The Pampanga River is located in

Central Luzon (north-west of

Metropolitan Manila) and passes

through the provinces of Pampanga,

Nueva Ecija, Bulacan, Tarlac and

Quezon. During the Spanish period,

the river was known as the Rio

Grande de Pampanga. It is the

second largest river in Luzon and fourth largest river basin in the

Philippines.

2 Abacan River in Pampanga

Abacan River is one of the largest water channels in Pampanga (channeled from Angeles to Mexico). The River ends into the Pampanga River.  The Lahars flow follows the riverbed during Mt. Pinatubo`s eruption.

3 Sacobia River In Pampanga

Sacobia River is one of the main streams in Pampanga. The debris and Lahars from Mt. Pinatubo 1991 eruption follow this river as well. Before this occurrence the native Aetas living along riverside. After the eruption, everything along the river was devastated. The river bed widens and up to now (in the year of 2013) the hardened Lahars are still visible on the Sacobia River bed.

4 Gumain River in Pampanga

Gumain River was covered with vast of sands and lahars during the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo as well.  Before the 1991 eruption, its waters come from Mt. Abu in Zambales. The river serves as a passageway for Aetas on the way to the lowlands.

5 Pasig Potrero River in Pampanga

Pasig Potrero River became famous during the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo. The lahars and pyroclastic materials pass into this river. It was the main focus of authorities’ observation during the time of eruption.

6 Candaba Swamp in Pampanga

Candaba Swamp it is located in the middle of the rice field of Candaba, Pampanga.  Candaba swamp is well-known for his sweet watermelons out of this zone.  It is also noted for “Tilapia” (A dinning Fish species).  Candaba Swamp got International attention true the bird migratory known as the “Candaba swamp”.
Index: 1 Pampanga River 2 Abacan River 3 Sacobia River 4 Gumain River   5 Pasig Potrero River 6 Candaba Swamp Movie Zone About Pampanga About PampangaTalents PampangaTalents  is a Project of: www.zravel.ch
Landmarks   Rivers   Mountains   Waterfalls
Pampanga Festivals Cuisine Zip Codes Pampanga Map Tourism Geography Economy Pampanga’s Structure Towns and Cities Landmarks Climate Heroes Education Contact Term of use Private Policy