Tamaraw Falls

Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro

Tamaraw Falls can be found in Barangay Villaflor near the city of San Teodoro. One cannot miss this 423-foot natural wonder because it is found along the road. It consists of a series of smaller waterfalls which converge to the main waterfalls cascading down to the waterbed below. This provides one of the most breathtaking sights to behold.

The falls derived its name from a species ...

of buffalo which can only be found in Oriental Mindoro. It is among the countrys endangered species as it is being hunted by people who are after its meat. Proclamation No. 692, signed in 2004, made October 1 a special working holiday in the province in celebration of the Tamaraw Conservation Month.

Tamaraw Falls News

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    Tamaraw Falls

    Looking for a different way to cool off? Take a dip in the freshwater pool of Tamaraw Falls in Barangay Villaflor. Its 423-foot tall cascade is made up of a series of smaller cascades that merge into one grand fall at t ...

  • Tampisaw Sa Tamaraw Falls

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    Found between the towns of Calapan, San Teodoro and Puerto Galera, lies a natural wonder named Tamaraw Falls. What's great to the falls is that you don't need to trek just to be there; it's beauty can be already seen from the highway.

    From Calapan, we rode the zigzag road to Puerto Galera. Our original destination is at a well-known beach. But because of the rainy season and limited time, one of our travel companions suggested to go to the said falls instead.

    After a 45-minute travel at the mountainous northern part of Mindoro, we finally arrived on Tamaraw Falls. We're in awe as we saw ...

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    March 2015.

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    Upon our arrival at Puerto Galera, Ate Maricel (the owner of Lucky Five Garden House) briefed us that as part of our travel package, they will be in-charge of taking us to the different spots in the island. Her husband (I forgot his name) was our driver.

    Our first destination was the sandbar in Boquete Island. We rode on a boat to get there. The locals say that the beach front disappears during high tide. It was a good thing that it was low tide when we got there so we had time for picture taking.

    From Boquete, we went snorkelling. I am sorry for I can't provide pictures because reasons. ...

  • Tamaraw Falls The Natural Wonder In Puerto Galera

    Tamaraw Falls can be found in Barangay Villaflor near the city of San Teodoro. One cannot miss this 423-foot natural wonder because it is found along the road. It consists of a series of smaller waterfalls which converge to the main waterfalls cascading down to the waterbed below. This provides one of the most breathtaking sights to behold.