Tagaytay, officially the City of Tagaytay, (Tagalog: Lungsod ng Tagaytay), or simply known as Tagaytay City, is a 2nd class cit in the province of Cavite, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 71, 181 people.
It is one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations because of its scenery and cooler climate provided by its high altitude. Tagaytay overlooks Taal Lake in Batangas and provides views of Taal Volcano Island in the middle of the lake through various vantage points situated in the city.
Tagaytay is relatively close to the capital city of Manila, only 59 kilometres (37 mi) away via Aguinaldo Highway, providing an easy escape for the locals from the heat of the huge metropolis.