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Cambugahay Falls

Philippines
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Waterfalls
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Sagay City, Philippines
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105 reviews 105 reviews
25 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I just read some reviews and it looks like the steps going down to the falls are significant enough. I guess we just didn't mind it. The fee to be able to get to the falls is P20. I think it was payment for the vehicle to park - I'm not sure. There will be someone who would assist and... More

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nsw
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149 reviews 149 reviews
22 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

It was not the best start to our trip to the falls seeing all the poor mangy dogs hanging around being abused by the dodgy looking locals hanging around the carpark. They actually ended up being ok and looked after our bike however it didn't make for a relaxing adventure. It was a particular hot day so the walk down... More

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Manila, Philippines
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

There were heavy rains the night before we visited so the famous turquoise turned light brown. The 135 steps were paved with rocks so it was not as hard but it would be even less harder if you get porters, who tout their service the moment you alight from your vehicle. There is no set fee. Drinks are sold near... More

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Dumaguete City, Philippines
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77 reviews 77 reviews
30 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The Cambugahay falls have multiple falls to see.....while none of the falls are very tall they are beautiful to see. The water and lush growth of ferns and various other plants make for a nice setting. My wife and I did not swim there but I know many people do. The steps down to the falls are steep and a... More

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Finding anything in the Philippines is interesting as there are very few signposts. But if you make it to Cambughay falls you will park for php10 and then wall down a steep set of steps to the falls. They were milky but a very pretty blue colour. There is a walk along the side where you can see the higher... More

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Cebu Island, Philippines
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44 reviews 44 reviews
30 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Come prepared to walk down a steep trail and relish the cool clean waters of the creek,as you view the water falls. You can also TARSZAN LIKE swing dive from a vine

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This place is so refreshing and truly unspoiled. The water is good for swimming, it's not too cold unlike in other falls i've been to. The more than 130 steps may be a bit of a challenge for others but for active bodies, it is a nice warm up before plunging through the waters. Those who are up for a... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The good thing about the place is that it allows individuals to go swimming without overcrowding. We jumped off the 3rd falls. Did swing like tarzan and jump again. It was fun.

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Yeosu, South Korea
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52 reviews 52 reviews
27 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

So easy to give this a 5/5!! We rented a motorbike for two days to see Siquijor (highly recommended). You can pay a small parking fee at the road and walk down some stairs to the falls where you'll enter paradise. The falls are gorgeous, and there's 2-3 sections good for swimming and hanging out. My favorite part was the... More

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norway
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3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

we rented motorbikes and went for a ride to the falls. Great fun for the kids, lovely scenery and lovely waterfalls.

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