Maria Cristina Falls is a waterfall of the Agus River on the island of Mindanao. It is sometimes called the "twin falls" as the flow is separated by a rock at the brink of the waterfall.
It is a landmark of Iligan City, nicknamed the City of Majestic Waterfalls, because of the presence of more than 20 waterfalls in the city. It is located 9.3 kilometers away southwest of the city pr ...
oper at the boundaries of Barangays Maria Cristina, Ditucalan, and Buru-un.
Well known for its natural beauty and grandeur, the 98 meters high waterfall is also the primary source of electric power for the city's industries, being harnessed by the Agus VI Hydroelectric Plant. Wiki
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Iligan City in Northern Mindanao is known as the City of Majestic Waterfalls because it's home to over twenty epic waterfalls in the surrounding countryside. I was visiting one of the most spectacular on my tour of the city and at the Maria Cristina Falls, I found that Iligan certainly lives up to its impressive nickname.
Exactly like how our birthday, it only comes once and so, the New Year. At the time where the spirit of resolutions and new starts are always present. The best way to start out my calendar year is fribbling and commune with natures innate beauty. And hence, I decided to seize the opportunity for an eye opening trip to Misamis Oriental and Lanao Del Norte as my way of welcoming my 2018.
My excitement and energy is still that high after exploring the stunning Tinago Falls. I was running like I was in a hurry on my way up from Tinago Falls. Its not because I run out of time, but I was so excited to finally see the proud beauty of Maria Cristina Falls.
Getting that perfect shot for ones Instagram feed will surely be effortless in these postcard-pretty destinations in the Philippines.
Maria Cristina Falls
Maria Cristina Falls is the most resplendent among the 20 plus waterfalls some say 50 waterfalls in Iligan City. The majestic falls cascades from around 320 feet down to a sheer cliff and spews some 130 cubic meters per second of water and a veritable source of industrial power in the Iligan.
The might of the Maria Cristina Falls, which has been harnessed by engineers through the Agus VI Hydroelectric Plant in Iligan City, has a cap ...
At the tail end of a four-day trip to Iligan City, our group of four was fortunate enough to get inside the premises of Agus VI Hydroelectric Plant. Within the compound, at the leftmost part of an otherwise unblemished greenery, proudly stands Maria Cristina Falls. It looks like a blinding white light gracefully cascading from the top of the trees. The 320-foot waterfall is not only beautiful like its name, it is also useful for the locals and the businesses, as it is also the primary source of electric power for Iligan City. One cannot imagine the importance of Maria Cristina Falls to Iligan ...
Have you been to Iligan City? It is a highly urbanized city in the Northern part of Mindanao, Philippines. It is one of the 10 largest cities in the Philippines in terms of land area. Well, Ive been here last December 2015. The City got my interest because of the numerous waterfalls located within its area. Iligan City is known as the City of Majestic Waterfalls and there are about 24 waterfalls in the city. Two of the most well known falls are the Tinago Falls and Maria Cristina Falls.