The Crocodile Lake is also known by many names – Alligator Lake, Mysterious Lake, Enchanted Lake is now officially called Tadlac Lake. This is a lake within a lake, located on the edge of Laguna de Bay. Tadlac Lake is actually a crater lake, and is one of the major vents of Mount Makiling. Its mouth leads to the Laguna de Bay. It was named such because it is shaped like a crocodile.
This lake is located in Brgy. Tadlac, Los Banos, Laguna. The lake is quite a beautiful and secluded nestled back away from the hustle and bustle of Los Banos. The lake sits next to Laguna Lake, though is not connected.
People say the lake is very deep, similar to the other volcanic lakes of Laguna, measuring approximately 78 meters, but this has not been proven yet.
How to get there
It is about an hour and 20 minutes drive from Manila via the South Expressway.