Languyon Falls is located in Barangay Pugaan. It is approximately 14 kilometers from Iligan City. "Languyon" is a visayan term for "to swim".
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One had to take a swim just to get to this hidden gem of a waterfall. It is located in Barangay Pugaan, approximately 14 kms from the city proper. The name of the falls itself comes from the Bisaya word 'languyon' which means 'to swim' in English. Therefore someone, make that everyone will have to take a dip just to see the waterfall itself, unless you can fly.
We started our trek around 7AM which was supposedly earlier than that but we hit delays that time. We were a group made up of seventeen sturdy men and women with the zest for conquering new lands! I was looking forward to this advent ...
One had to take a swim just to get to this hidden gem of a waterfall. I on the other hand had to sacrifice a shoe!
Nature has molded Iligan so well that it is dubbed as the "City of Majestic Waterfalls". The city is located in the Northern Mindanao and situated west of Cagayan de Oro. It houses a total of 23 waterfalls of different sizes and forms that can take your breath away. Visiting these waterfalls will surely refresh you in no time. Below are 10 waterfalls you should visit to take that stress away.
1.Maria Cristina Falls
This is probably the most famous falls in this list. One reason is that this particular falls has been the source of the hydroelectric power plant named Agus VI. This plant su ...
35 kilometers away from the city proper. It is a breathtaking two-tiered falls. The lower cascade alone is higher than the 320 feet Maria Cristina Falls. It has a total height of 870 feet. It is close to the eastern boundaries of Iligan, Bukidnon and Lanao del Sur. To reach the waterfalls, one has to trek for 2 days from Kalamalamahan, Barangay Rogongon, Iligan City.
65.60 feet high, cascading down to a concrete-like boulder. Its tranquil, cool waters and lush vegetation make it a real haven for nature lovers. The pool at the foot of the falls is ve ...