Lussok Crystal Cave is located in Dagupan, Luna, Apayao and is considered Apayao's Hidden Treasure. This cave hides 7 spacious chambers and 27 smaller ones; each has a different tale to tell. The crystal clear underground river that runs through its chambers, passing through its opposite end and exiting through its gigantic entrance adds grandeur to this majestic gift of nature. Be amazed of the c ...
ave's countless stalactites and stalagmites carved perfectly by nature.
Lussok Crystal Cave News
In a bid to educate the public, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)–Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) recently held a Regional Cave Congress in Apayao with 110 participants discovering the region's last nature frontier.
The congress is in collaboration with the provincial and municipal government units of Apayao, Department of Tourism-Cordillera, civil society organizations and Apayao State College which educates participants calls for further protection and preservation caves embodied under Republic Act No. 9072 otherwise known as "National Caves and Cave Res ...
An eco-touris adventure has been discovered in Apayao and is gaining popularity with tourists.
The Lussok Cave and Underground River boasts of a 200 meter journey which can be accessed via boat and a hike.
Jepsen Ramos, head of the tour guides at the Lussok Cave said there are now 18 guides who can take care of tourists who visit the eco-adventure site with four boats and facilities for picnics, showers and kitchen established.
Ramos said the cave is a unique adventure and is different from the famed Palawan Underground River as the Lussok river offers hikes to the different chambers ...
Tourism and environment will merge.
A regional cave summit is set on Friday, April 21, putting safety, environmental protection and tourism at the forefront as the Department of Tourism (DOT) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources lead the one day event.
Apayao tourism officer Rebecca Tamaken Mamba said the summit aims to raise awareness on cave protection and promotions.
The summit is a first for the province which gathers cave enthusiasts, guides, tourism officers and line agencies to highlight concerns on the caves in the province.
Mamba added the summit will op ...
With a theme "Working towards biodiversity conservation and enhancing community livelihood through sustainable cave management," this year's Cordillera Regional Cave Congress is set in Luna, Apayao on April 20 to 21.
This year's theme encourages community people in areas of the Cordillera that are rich in caves to practice environmental stewardship and biodiversity conservation while benefiting from these resources through small enterprises.
Senior Environmental Management Specialist Trinivic Silang said the event was decided to be held in Apayao as it is the only province so far in the ...
Last May, I told one of my friends that I have few days left before going back to uni. He asked me what I want to do or where I want to go so that we can spend the rest of my summer break doing something memorable. That's when we thought of going to Lussok Cave in a nearby province called Apayao. We immediately texted our other friends and that started our getaway.
Lussok Cave is situated in Apayao. The place is not that yet known to many but a lot of people who visit the place are from nearby towns and cities.
The tour inside the cave was actually nice, the tour guide was funny and it d ...
I got back 2 months ago from a wonderful but exhausting trip to Aparri up north in the province of Cagayan Valley. We ventured into the un-touristy area of Calayan Islands – part of the Babuyan Islands. Kudos to GOPH for organizing this trip!
The municipality of Calayan is found in the Babuyan Channel, situated in the upper northern part of Luzon and southern part of Batanes Island. It is composed of four islands, Dalupri, Camiguin, Babuyan Claro and Calayan where the municipal government is located.
The travel itself is a daring adventure. I thought that our Jomalig island trip back t ...