Bulingan Falls

Lamitan City, Basilan

Bulingan Falls a beautiful clear stream of water cascading 21 feet high into its unusual rectangular block rocks formation through the rock pool surrounded by pristine forest where colorful flora and fauna dwells. Its cold and clear water provides a refreshing summer splash for bathers and picnickers. For the more adventurous, it is to grapple down the waterfall. Untouched by human hands and an ex ...

perience that will indelibly be printed into ones memory. Located some 9.5 kms southwest of Lamitan and bounded by Barangays Boheyakan and Lo-ok.

Bulingan Falls News

  • Basilan Island The Eluded Paradise

    Basilan Island The Eluded Paradise

    Basilan Island has been a hot spot and has been consistently heard over the national news for acts of terrorism and battles between the Philippine armies and the militants. It scared the hearts of many travelers and adventurers marking it hot red and a danger zone on their maps. Even some people from the nearby Zamboanga City do not dare to visit the island. Majority of them have not visited the island yet. Mentioning your plan to visit the island will get you a reply and advice to be safe. It baffled my mind and saddened my heart that these stigmas blanket the paradise that has longed to be u ...

  • Charming Bulingan Falls in Lamitan City

    Charming Bulingan Falls in Lamitan City

    The first time I saw Bulingan Falls was online and I marvelled at its rock formations.

    Many think twice of visiting Basilan because of the notorious Abu Sayyaf. Yes, they still exist, unfortunately but it doesn't mean that you should not visit. As what locals say, stay in city centers like Isabela City or Lamitan. Although its still possible to go to other parts, they would not advise it.

    Lamitan has often been part of the Abu Sayyaf stories. Yes, there was a major encounter several years before but the city has become so busy with its own development with several many buildings being co ...

  • The Wonders That Await You in Lamitan City

    The Wonders That Await You in Lamitan City

    When it comes to destinations that a lot people has yet to discover, Lamitan City is likely to be a part of the list. Unlike other areas in the Philippines, it is still on its way of achieving overall development, which means most of it is still untouched and undiscovered, especially its numerous tourist attractions.

    Attractions in Lamitan City are categorized into existing, historical, emerging, potential and man-made. This goes without saying that there will never be a dull moment when in the city.


    • Bulingan Falls
    Located southwest of Lamitan and surrounded by Barangays ...

  • Exploring Malamawi Island and Bulingan Falls in Lamitan

    February 1 (Friday): Overdawn at WinMin Transient Inn, Agora Terminal, CDO

    Same as before, I left my workplace in Surigao City that evening then from the terminal in Butuan, I hopped on a bus bound for CDO. This time the ride took more than 5 hours so as soon as we arrived at Agora Terminal in CDO, I checked in at WinMin Transient Inn, just about ten steps away from where the bus stopped. What's so nice about this place is they charge per hour (₱60/hr). I only paid for three hours since I need to check out right away to catch my early morning flight to Zamboanga. Two hours sleep = Zom ...

  • Feel the Beautiful Province of Basilan

    Feel the Beautiful Province of Basilan

    The Province of Basilan is an island province of the Philippines within the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). Basilan is the largest and northernmost of the major islands of the Sulu Archipelago and is located just off the southern coast of Zamboanga Peninsula. Its capital, Isabela City, is administered as part of the Zamboanga Peninsula Region.

    Basilan is home to three main ethnic groups, the indigenous Yakans, and the later-arriving Tausugs and Zamboangueño. The Yakans and Tausugs are predominantly Muslim, while the Zamboangueño are mainly Christian. There are also a number o ...