This isn’t where that famous Windows XP wallpaper was taken. A national geological monument, the famous sand dunes of Ilocos Norte is found in Paoay town and is extended up north to Laoag City.
Aside from being a shooting location for a Hollywood film, Born on the Fourth of July, Paoay Sand Dunes is also a favorite destination for off-road activities. Here you can try the thrilling 4×4 ride and sandboarding. So, on a good day, go and visit this not only to experience adrenaline rush but to also feel the awesome beauty of Ilocos Norte.