The Municipality of Malabuyoc, Cebu, is home to the majestic Montaneza Falls, which boasts four sets of waterfalls. The highest of the four waterfalls is about 30 meters high or 98 feet high, which is almost as high as a nine-story building.
The Montaneza River that flows its way through a narrow ravine is the source of water for the falls. The area and hills around the waterfalls i ...
s surrounded by lush tropical plants and trees.
The waterfalls has become popular in recent years due to the sport of canyoning, which has become one of the tourist attractions in the area. Canyoning is a recreational sports activity that uses a variety of techniques that may include walking, scrambling, climbing, jumping, abseiling or swimming in canyons through their cliffs, rivers and waterfalls.
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Learning I had tonsillitis wasn't going to stop me from doing one of the activities I was looking forward to the most on this trip. Not only was it by far one of the most fun experiences I've had so far, but it helped me get my mind off of my sore throat. Canyoneering was a completely unforgettable experience!
We started our day at 10AM, getting picked up a little later than that because our tour guide got a little lost while picking us up. We took a "motor-taxi" (three people on a motorcycle) to the canyoneering site in Montaneza. We went up and through the mountain, where we met up with t ...
Group of divers went for adventure trips in Cebu.
- Moalboal Shoal
- Oslob Whale Shark Watching Sanctuary
- Montaneza Falls
- Kawasan Falls
Having to watch the vibrant explosion of the hues of sunset, as it dramatically kisses the modest Pescador island before totally submitting itself to the loving embrace of the calm blue waters of Tanon Strait, is probably the best ending that would sum up that day's fairytale story. It's totally ironic how her world turned upside-down that morning and automatically returned to its original axis like nothing happened upon seeing such magnificent sight. Behold, glory really comes to those who believe.
At 21, she was able to visit Cebu and El Nido's highest peaks, dive the wrecks and lakes of ...
If you think of Cebu what idea pops up immediately? Is it the delicious dried mango or the great handicraft of guitars or the beautiful white beaches or the awesome waterfalls? Do you know that Cebu has hot springs, too? In case you don't know or you haven't been there this write up will vicariously take you there. Here it goes…
Inside the taxi cab, my friends and I were so ecstatic, loud and noisy about convincing a friend (Giovanni) to join our escapade to the southern part of Cebu but we were all disheartened when he gave a negative response because of a prior commitment. The taxi ...
After being amazed by the waterfalls in Samboan, our chasing waterfall adventure in Southern Cebu continues to the town of Ginatilan. We went to Inambakan falls with a little side trip to Mainit Hot Spring in Malabuyoc to see Montaneza falls.
How to get there
Malabuyoc and Ginatilan are neighboring towns. Before they were part of a bigger Samboan town. Ginatilan is around 135 KM from Cebu. Aside from the natural spots that you can find here. Ginatilan was also the hometown of Catholic martyr and second Filipino saint, St. Pedro Calungsod.
Ride a Ceres bus bound to Bato via ...
Canyoneering at Montaneza Falls.