Wawa Dam also known as Montalban Dam is a gravity dam constructed over the Marikina River in the municipality of Rodriguez in Rizal province, Philippines. The slightly arched dam is situated in the 360-metre (1,180 ft) high Montalban Gorge or Wawa Gorge, a water gap in the Sierra Madre Mountains, east of Manila. It was built in 1909 during the American colonial era to provide the water needs for M ...
anila. It used to be the only source of water for Manila until Angat Dam was built and Wawa was abandoned. Due to insufficiency of water supply for Metro Manila, there was a strong clamor to reuse the dam.
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Do you want to escape the city life just for a day? Are you looking for a place to visit near Metro Manila where you can relax, take landscape photos and enjoy the wonders of nature? There?s a place in Rodriguez, Rizal approximately one hour drive from Metro Manila called Wawa Dam.
Wawa Dam is a gravity dam constructed over the Marikina River in the municipality of Rodriguez in Rizal province, Philippines.
I have been a birdwatcher for almost ten years now. Having travelled to several provinces in the Philippines, I have witnessed the most inspirational landscapes, from the subtle lighting during sunrise to the vibrant colors of the sunset. Equipped with my camera, I was able to capture these picturesque moments prompting me to paint in my favorite medium of watercolour. A good question will be, why not paint these on the spot? Quite difficult, as a birder, I would not also want to miss the chance to see the significant species in an area. After all, while on a birding trip, I am a birdwatcher f ...
In this video you will be watching Wawa Dam and Floating Cottages in Rizal in the Philippines taken by Dji Mavic Pro Combo. Rizal is almost 30 minutes away to Manila.
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If there is a province that is known for its mountain, Rizal is definitely it. Aside from Mt. Cayabu and Mt. Maynuba circuit that we did a few months ago, my co-teachers and I again organized another trail hike to Montalban, Rizal and that is Mt. Binacayan and Mt. Hapunang Banoi.
And with my new action camera, the Supremo 4K, we captured all the fun times we had during our adventure at Rodriguez, Montalban, Rizal.
We are supposed to do a trilogy hike but because it was EDSA Revolution Day, there were so many people also doing the same hike and a number of people trying to climb Mt. Pami ...
Karugo Falls is a small falls with slope structured rock with falling water. The falls used as a passage trail to Mt. Ayaas and exit trail for traverse from Mt. Pamitinan. The falls is just a minutes long hike from the Wawa Dam. It is located in Rodriguez, Rizal.