Chasing Waterfalls: Pongas Falls

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Location: Sagada, Mountain Province
Types: Tiered, Fan horsetail, Slide horsetail

Just recently, the Sagada Genuine Guides Association or more popularly known as SaGGAs started to offer a new adventure. And that new adventure is a trek to Pongas Falls.
Pongas FallsPongas Falls - 02It is indeed quite an interesting adventure. The one -hour trek passes by rice terraces, hanging bridge, steep and winding paths.
Pongas FallsPongas FallsPongas has at least four falls, each distinct in features, breadth and majesty.
Pongas FallsPongas FallsHow To Get There:

  • From Manila via Banaue: take a Bontoc-bound Cable Tours bus. Travel time is 12 hours. Its bus terminal is located near the back of St. Luke’s Hospital in Quezon City.
  • From Bontoc: take a jeep going to Batad Sagada. Travel time is 45 minutes.
  • From Manila via Baguio: take a Baguio-bound Victory Liner bus. Travel time is five hours.
  • From Baguio: take a Sagada-bound GL bus. Travel time is five hours.
  • In Sagada: it is important to register at the Tourism Office and get a guide at the SaGGAs Office.

Note: This is part of LegendHarry‘s ambitious travel project: Chasing Philippine Waterfalls.

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