Visiting Cambugahay Falls
Cambugahay falls is one of the most beautiful and scenic destinations in the mystical Island of Siquijor. Its located in Lazi Siquijor. It consists of cascading multi tiered water falls, with crisp,fresh and clean warm water originating from natural springs. Water in Cambugahay falls flows down about 3km downstream making numerous swimming lagoons.
We visiting cambugahay falls with our friends because they recommend it to us. Its one hour driving to Cambugahay falls from Dumanhog Siquijor using motorbike. If you don’t know how to drive motorbike you can hire tricycle. On our trip to the Cambugahay Falls we see a lots of beautiful view of the nature like trees, mountains and sea. It help us not be bored in our trip.
What’s in Cambugahay Falls
Finally we get to our destination and we pay a parking fee cost of 10 Pesos in motorbike. There are many local people who offer to us a tour guide but we didn’t take anyone because we know this area but for those who are alone or don’t know area a tour guide really helpful.
First of all we walk down three hundred thirty five steps down to the stairs to see the magnificent falls and finally we are in the bottom and we hear the flow of water from falls.
Cambugahay falls is one of our favorite places in the mystical Island of Siquijor. The place have fascinating ambiance and in surroundings there’s a lot of trees. This is the most wonderful falls we’ve seen. Its perfect for the person who wants to relax and what we observed tourist enjoyed swimming in the fresh,clean and warm water. Even my 4 years old daughter also enjoyed swimming here. The Cambugahay falls is place where local people have a good bonding with their family,friends or love ones. I rent life jacket for my daughter to ensure her safety cost only Php100.
Tarzan swing in Cambugahay Falls
There’s a tarzan swing where the tourist can swing. Its perfect for the person who likes adventures or thriller. Most people who try this tarzan swing are foriegner also boyfriend was trying to swing in tarzan swing. He was afraid of his first try on the tarzan swing but he really enjoyed swinging. I saw tourist who back flip swinging in the tarzan swing. Some of theme jumping or diving down to the water around 4 or 5m. As i watched them i’m the one who is afraid for them but i saw in their face that they really enjoy what they doing.
There’s no restaurant in Cambugahay falls but you can buy drinks or some foods on the side. Local people bringing there own foods. If you wish to eat delicious food you can bring your own foods and eat on the side.
Why you should visit Cambugahay Falls
First of all the Cambugahay falls is the most wonderful place and its perfect for the person who wants to relax. The places surrounded of many trees and the place have fascinating ambiance. This place is so peaceful and you can heard the water of the falls flow down that can make you relax. You should try the tarzan swing. Im sure you will enjoy swinging. Aside from most wonderful place its no entrance fee. Its perfect to the person who don’t like the heat of the sun.I highly recommend this place because its really worth it to visit.
How to get in Cambugahay Falls
From Manila you should take flight bound to Dumaguete and when you arrived in Dumagute you should take boat bound to Siquijor. Once you arrived in Siquijor you can hire tricycle going to your destination but If you know how to drive motorbike you can rent for only Php250 a day. Cambugahay falls is so famous in the Island so you can ask the local people how. to get here.
From Cebu they have connecting boat going to Tagbilaran Bohol and Tagbilaran bound to Larena Siquijor.
In addition Here is our video from our trip to Cambugahay Falls in Siquijor.
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