If you are beginner in hiking, Mt Balagbag will fit for you. It's a minor climb mountain destination in the north that will give you a smooth hiking experience.
Mt. Balagbag is located at the boundaries of San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan and Rodriguez, Rizal. It's is over 700 MASL with a trail class of 1-2 and difficulty of 3 out of 9. ALong the summit, you can find the Metro Manila's skyline. The trail is visible and wide. There's a little bit ascending part but that's not much difficult.