Dao Falls is another great waterfalls of Samboan. It is located in Barangay Suba. It is about an hour from the national highway trail to the mountain area of Suba. Such falls is actually a part of the Suba River serving as natural boundary of Samboan and Ginatilan.
Dao Falls is approximately 120 meters in height and is the tallest among the 5 waterfalls in Samboan. There are 2 ways ...
to get to the falls; 1 option and which is easier is via Brgy Palanas which is accessible by habal-habal and trek is around 30 minutes maximum while the other route is via Brgy Suba, which is accessble by 4-wheel vehicles but the trek going to the falls is around 45 minutes to 1 hour.
Dao Falls in Samboan will offer you a perfect rate of adventure and fun. It maybe difficult to reach but it's worth to visit and just a small groups of people will visit this place because of the terrain and river you have to cross.
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So much of what makes Cebu a top destination in the world is its southern part where lies a circus of nature-based entertainment for both tourists and travellers. To name a few, there is the gentle yet ginormous whale sharks that dance along the small waves at the off coast of Oslob, the mountain peaks of Dalaguete and Badian that balance through the beaming vastness of Cebus horizon, and the majestic cascades from the waterfalls of Samboan that trapeze to a hundred feet drop. South Cebu is an extravaganza of natural wonders!
We naturally seekers of wonders, we travel far to see the majesty of old ruins, the venerable forms of the hoary mountains and great waterfalls. The town of Samboan is making a name for itself among travelers with its mystical and enchanting collections of waterfalls that lured locals and foreigners alike.
It's summer time and the sun is extremely up! Everyone's getting pumped up for an adventure! Family, barkada and even team outings are getting organized and already materialized. Some may have ended up of so-called "drawing nalang sa picture"! Surely, there's a wide array of destinations especially in the Queen City of the South from mountains to beaches to waterfalls that'll surely satisfy the adrenaline-thirsty soul of everyone.
Here's a compilation of waterfalls in Cebu's South that I've been to and would definitely suggest for a perfect summer outing!
Kawasan Falls, Badian
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Dao Falls was about a 30 minute hike and well worth it. It was amazing. Kawasan falls (actual falls not shown on this trip, but last year). There were too many people and the charged too much just to get to a table to see the falls.
The tropical island of Cebu is gifted with a lot of pristine flowing rivers. And where there are rivers, there are waterfalls along the way.
In Cebu, no other place comes close to the charming municipality of Samboan when it comes to magnificent waterfalls. These beautiful pillars of foaming, falling liquid never fail to entice locals and foreigners alike.
Include an exciting waterfall adventure in your itinerary when you make plans to visit the quaint town of Samboan in Cebu.
1. Calasa Falls
The well-concealed Calasa Falls in Barangay Colase is a recently discovered natural wonder ...
If you've read my previous post about the mini trip I took with some friends to the Southern part of Cebu, you'd know how much I enjoy waterfalls. This fascination started when I did that canyoneering adventure with some of my outdoor friends way back in 2013 (at that time when it wasn't mainstream yet & you only pay around 150 pesos per person). It also helped that back when Darlene isn't such a couch potato yet, a refreshing dip into the cool waterfalls was a nice reward after a long trek.
So anyway, after that trip South, me and my friends were so thrilled that we decided to schedule a r ...