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Tappiyah Falls

Banaue, Luzon, Philippines
+63 999 401 2262
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Tough climb up, not worth it

Lot of stairs up and down. Going up was tough. Have seen a lot better waterfalls. Very small... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tasneem A
via mobile
Hiking was worth it

If you go the way back to the rice terraces of Batad it can be challenging but it is worth it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Denis T
via mobile
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“cold water” (7 reviews)
“rice terraces” (32 reviews)
Banaue, Luzon, Philippines
+63 999 401 2262
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lot of stairs up and down. Going up was tough. Have seen a lot better waterfalls. Very small. Not really worth the hike. Rather save your energy and hike more of the rice terraces

Thank Tasneem A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you go the way back to the rice terraces of Batad it can be challenging but it is worth it. Unfortunately it was top cold to get refreshed

Thank Denis T
Reviewed November 28, 2017

+ 6000 steps to go down the hills to the water falls. Refreshing water for a swim at the end of our walking day (rice terraces and water fall+16,000 steps) great experience, great workout and well worth it.

Thank mdextras28
Reviewed November 16, 2017

The path to the falls starts from a cafe above the rice terraces. Lots of steps down, but not treacherous like some of the others in the valley, as they are wide and well made and with a handrail. After rain, the current was far...More

Thank KMLondon22
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Simply amazingly beautiful. It was a very long hike but you get to forget the hard work once you get to see this hidden gem. Wear comfy shoes, bring drinking water, frolic in the water once you get there but I will not recomment swimming...More

Thank OMPSA74
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The long 1-2 hour trek from Ramon's Homestay (or the Batad elementary school) is totally worth it. You'll be blessed with walking through the breathtaking Batad rice terraces. Once you're near, you can feel and hear the power of the raging waterfalls. You'll be welcomed...More

Thank Wins_Salvador
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

The best trek are the hard ones for sure and to be able to get to Tappiyah falls (Batad falls) one must trek up and down rice terraces. It was extremely difficult specially if you go there during rainy season (like I did), it was...More

3  Thank dbelle28
Reviewed July 24, 2017

I started to do this tour alone without guide but due to heavy rains it was difficult to climb as certain path are difficult to walk or climb, certainly if you fear the heights. Unfortunately almost near the waterfalls I returned cause rain made it...More

Thank Freddie049
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

A LOT OF STAIRS! But it was totally worth it, such a beauty, and I enjoyed it very much. A nice trip indeed

Thank Simon S
Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

I and my boyfriend stayed in Batad for 3 days and we realized that we should have stayed a little longer. We made an itinerary on a day-to-day basis of what are we going to do. We never expected to visit Tappiya Falls since people...More

Thank Angel M
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Jocelyn T
March 15, 2017|
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Response from dbelle28 | Reviewed this property |
Head to the local tour guides, you have to pay 30pesos (if I remember correctly for eco tourism fee). DO NOT HIRE tour guides in hotels without proper IDs or accredited tour guide permits, they will for sure rip you off... More