We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bomod-Ok (Big) Falls

Sagada, Luzon, Philippines
Improve this listing
Ranked #3 of 16 Attractions in Sagada
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Waterfalls
49 visitor photos
Write a Review

75 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    40
    30
    5
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Manila, Philippines
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The falls it self is a breath taking sight to behold the fun is you will work hard for you to see it. Treking lovers out there this trip will really test your knees!

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Jose del monte, Bulacan, Philippines
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

It was a very long walk before you reach the falls. You have to go through the majestic view of rice terraces, slippery path walk, rough pavement but you'll be given bamboo sticks for a support. You'll be able to see the simplicity of their lives from that almost 2.4 km walk but when you reach your destination you be... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Taguig City, Philippines
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

It's a looooooong walk and it'll maybe going to freak you out. Be aware of the weather, bring light, wear dry fittings and apply sunblock (trust me..if sunny or bring umbrella, wear shades or any that protects you from the sun!), and be careful. No pot of gold in the end, only the boasting Bomok-Od falls. The water is f-r-e-a-k-i-n-g... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Marblehead, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
36 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We visited Bomod-Ok Falls and it was a sight to behold. We could have loved to go for a swim and just enjoyed its cool water after a long hike down from New England (the natives call it that) of Piglisan Village (North of Sagada). The heavy rain made it very slippery to venture into the rocks and the swell... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Quezon City
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The trek starts with a looong descent on the side of the hill that has been built with cement stairs here and there. The view is very nice as it gives you rice paddies and the countryside. To get to the falls, you have to trek through the rice paddies and pass by a community. The residents are friendly though... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tarlac, Philippines
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

^___^ its a very llllooooooonnnnnggg trek but at the end of the trail, the true view and beauty of the mother nature awaits you and makes you feel how blessed you are..

Was this review helpful? Yes
Quezon City, Philippines
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Bomod-Ok falls was just like any other falls I've seen in the Philippines. What's different about this is that, the place where the falls is situated is really really cold at times so It'll be a struggle for you to swim. But what really amazed me was the trek going to the falls. You pass by the rice terraces which... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We visited Bomod-ok falls last year. We were 13 in a group plus 2 guide. While hiking, we used sticks. It was a bit far from the road and going there with small childred and aged people are really not advisable. The view is nice and the falls was majestic. Going back to the main road is double the time... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Peace River, Canada
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
46 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This is an awesome hike if you like a strenuous workout. It's about one hour each way from the trailhead with a lot of steps. If it's hot bring a lot of water. It costs 500php to get a guide at the trailhead. The falls at the end are spectacular, if you've never seen falls before, and good if you've... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Long Beach, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

It's a long trek going to the big falls. And the stairs going down to the falls are very steep. But the view along the way is ok. You will pass by a small village.The big falls really did not meet my expectations. Its really not that big. And the current by the time we got there is really strong... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Bomod-Ok (Big) Falls also viewed

Sagada, Mountain Province
 
Sagada, Mountain Province
Sagada, Mountain Province
 

Been to Bomod-Ok (Big) Falls? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing