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Tinuy-an Falls

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Address: Burboanan, Bislig, Mindanao 8311, Philippines
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Beautiful waterfalls

Widest waterfalls I've seen. Went during summer and the water wasn't at it's strongest flow. Nevertheless, it was still a beauty. We tried the bamboo raft for P150 going to the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 December 2016
Maria R
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Widest waterfalls I've seen. Went during summer and the water wasn't at it's strongest flow. Nevertheless, it was still a beauty. We tried the bamboo raft for P150 going to the falls and stayed in the part which seemed to have the "weakest" water flow, but that was deceiving since it could really give one a good "hard" back massage.... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Entrance fee: 100 pesos/head Raft boat ride: 150/head plus tip to the locals/tribes Habal-Habal/Motorcycle ride: 500/head with waiting time Travel time from Mangagoy-Tinuy-an (25-30 mins one way) Good? Everything! This place is amazing! A beautiful 100 meter wide falls with 80 meters drop! A great place to have lunch and relax! Not so bad: Rough road going here but the... More 

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Tinuy-an falls is very stunning falls. local people called its mini Niagara Falls. layered falls with very fresh waters. this is one of the highlights tourist destination in Surigao del Sur. From the national hight way, going up it will took you 15min to 20 min 18 kilometers, I think, because of the unfinished road. Must see this place.

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Thank mozin g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Best fall I have seen so far..we enjoyed the water massage.😂😂😂 Squad goals pictures achieved! Highly recommended tourist spot in Surigao. 😍

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Thank Leny M
Davao City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

I've been to a lot of waterfalls in the Philippines and Tinuy-an is one of my favorites whether during rainy days or summer. I always wanna go back here.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Wow, the place is really cool. for only Php150 per ride for a group of 10 persons, we got to experience what it feels to be out on signal # 5 storm, strong winds and water cascading...the experience is really exhilarating. We even had a round 2 ride, and it never failed to amaze us... Just give a modest tip... More 

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Thank Eslan
Davao City
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The rafting experience is a must if you're there. Try to be connected with the guides there, who will help you, because you have to climb several steps. Staying there 2 hours might be enough.

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Balt, MD
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a nice attraction. Set aside about an hour to take advantage of it. Good picture taking too. I suggest you pay to have your group rafted out under the falls. This is a awesome perspective and again great picture taking under/along side the falls. You will need a waterproof camera/go pro because you will get WET!

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Surigao City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

It was a long drive from Butuan but worth the trip! The falls is not really magnificent compared to other falls, but the rafting experince with friends is a must!!! No worry, guides are around to help and experts in taking pictures too! Preferably, bring your picnic basket. There are entrance fee, table fee and you can even have a... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I recommend this place just for a short visit, around 2-4hrs only as there's nothing much to do around the area aside from unlimited picture taking and videos if you decided to swim. Life vest rental is per hour so be mindful of the time if you're on a strict budget. CR are ok, water is abundant thus its not... More 

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