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.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (656)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“rice”(46 reviews)
“saddle point”(26 reviews)
“tappiya falls”(26 reviews)
Batad Trail | Tappiya Falls Trail, Banaue, Luzon 3601, Philippines
+63 926 365 1270
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Banaue
from US$1,162.22
More Info
from US$50.00
More Info
Reviews (604)
Filter reviews
413 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews rice saddle point tappiya falls day trip highest point a unesco world heritage site walking stick batad village drop off point local guide steep steps hour trek worth the effort an adventure be careful long hike night bus
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 413 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am impressed by how beautiful and well maintained this place is. Sadly, I am somewhat disappointed at how difficult it is to get there. It is very challenging and I am glad I managed to do it but at the same time it gives...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LesL1282
Reviewed 1 week ago

Impressive area in the north of Luzon, definitely worth the effort to visit for a few days. Sheer beauty !!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 169philipv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 10 people and we booked a sightseeing to the terraces and a van to Manila for january 1 2019. That night I texted Mr Dale and he was totally drunk. He time me the van Was for 10 excluding lugage...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pepamiravet
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Breathtaking scenery, amazing treks, wonderful people. This place is truly amazing and we loved our overnight trip there. Can't recommend highly enough, especially if you stay at Batad View and Inn with Ramon.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Darren1872
Reviewed 27 November 2018

It is the most amazing experience, the view and the friendly people are worth every step. There are no roads to the village or in the village. Everything is carried to the village, even every soda, it’s actually incredible. The last part of the travel...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Inna S
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Just walked to the village, wasn't too hard, and I'm in terrible shape. Don't pay for parking, or too much for a guide, there's signs to some places. Worth the trip!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Hamron1775
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Our group were courageous enough to hike the mountain slopes of Batad to experience a one of a kind falls. It was more than 2 hours trek and it is very challenging because it was raining hard and the way to the falls is slippery...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jeymorales
Reviewed 15 October 2018

It was a very long car travel from Manila to Batad then we need to walk (i think its 30-45 minutes) to get to our transient house Hillside Inn. After eating and resting for a while we have started our journey to along Batad Rice...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank reysanraagas
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

this scenic view always mesmerize me evdn after my nth visit; an exceptional architectural work that can only be seen in the world...

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank fernwehheart
Reviewed 8 September 2018

I doubt many visitors over 50yrs of age would come here. You do need a degree of physical fitness. Walking is basically going up or going down. I stayed at the first guest house (Batad Top Viewpoint Homestay) which is only a 15 minute walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Steven S
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 934 nearby hotels
Banaue Hotel and Youth Hostel
423 reviews
8.04 km away
Villa Diana Hotel & Cafe
16 reviews
45.26 km away
Saber Inn
3 reviews
50.10 km away
Mango Suites
12 reviews
52.01 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13,834 nearby restaurants
7th Heaven's Cafe
100 reviews
8.31 km away
Caja Pizza, Cupcakes and more
17 reviews
23.82 km away
Gaia Cafe & Crafts
181 reviews
29.15 km away
Mrs. Baker's Restaurant & Pastry Shop
12 reviews
50.03 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,459 nearby attractions
Hungduan Rice Terraces
12 reviews
16.32 km away
Bontoc Museum
48 reviews
24.22 km away
Sumaguing Cave
750 reviews
28.74 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
13 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from JuLIE W | Reviewed this property |
The best period is between december and may. Because now it's the raining season. You can ask me more questions if you want, i m leaving in Banaue or on wonders adventure no our Facebook page
Google Translation
Ranniza D
11 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from CzarEmmanuel | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately some monsoon rains are expected to affect Northern Luzon until tomorrow, at least in the morning. For more details you may want to check the PAG-ASA website: ww1 . pagasa . dost .gov . ph
14 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Ron v | Reviewed this property |
As in many places the weather has become very unpredictable. But november should be about perfect, mid 20's C. Also in the middle of harvesting season, interseting! .