NPC Nature Park is quite cheap located in Iligan City, Lanao del Norte . They have free shuttle that would take you to the different attractions in the park. Picnic tables are available to enjoy great foods while appreciating the great views.
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Location : Iligan City
How to get there: (by car - pick up)
Note : On this post I am indicating the road condition to guide travelers with cars on the accessibility of the falls.
The falls is within the city, all the roads are cemented and easily accessible. Please check the pictures on our third visit, the twin falls are more visible.
1st visit: September 28, 2013
2nd visit: September 05, 2014
3rd visit: September 15, 2015
Iligan City is a beautiful place to visit, boasting of a total of 39 waterfalls and several springs. Of all its waterfalls, the Maria Cristina Falls is the grandest and most majestic. Its power is so great that this is harnessed and transformed into electricity which is used in a large part of Mindanao. The waterfall is the second highest in the Philippines.
Also known as the "twin falls" because of a large rock at its brink that seems to split the falls into two, Maria Cristina Falls is truly a marvel of nature. Its water comes from Agus River, the only outlet of an ancient lake (the Great ...
It is probably one of the waterfalls I've been familiar with even as a child. I've read and heard about Maria Cristina Falls in grade school textbooks and even some educational TV shows then. All I know is that it is one of the most beautiful falls in the country and it supplies electricity to the major areas in Mindanao. Part of my reason for joining the Waterfalling Adventure Tour (WAT 2.0) organized by the Illigan Bloggers Society was to see this falls. Fourth day of the tour, I finally get to see the falls.
NPC Natures Park
The Maria Cristina Falls is situated within the National Pow ...
Come and visit one of the famous tourist destinations in Iligan City - the NPC Nature's Park where you can experience the beauty of nature while having fun!
Videography: Jibril Monsanto
Producers: Chester Duane Abreu & Zarah Mae Fabricante
Special participation of: Khairia Macarambon
One of the major tourist spots when you go to Iligan City also known as the "City of Majestic Waterfalls" is the National Power Corporation Natures Park.
It is a home of the grandest and most magnificent among the less than 30 waterfalls, the Maria Cristina Falls. Sometimes it is called the "twin falls" as the flow is separated by a rock at the brink of the wall. Legend has it, that the rocks surround the pool were said to be the formidable magical war boat of Prince Bantogen, a Maranao-Maguindanao epic hero "Darangen".
On the ground of 320 feet high falls, that spews 130 cubic meters pe ...
As far as grade school students are concerned, there are only two waterfalls in the Philippines; the Pagsanjan Falls in Laguna and the more impressive Maria Cristina Falls in Iligan City. I wasn't even aware back when my Sibika at Kultura teacher taught us about it that the latter is located in Iligan City. You can just imagine my delight when I saw the itinerary for the Waterfalling Adventure 1.0, we're gonna visit one of the two Philippine waterfalls that really matter.
Unlike most waterfalls in the country where arduous trekking is usually involved, visiting Maria Cristina Falls has none ...