Taktak Falls

Santa Monica, Surigao del Norte

Taktak Falls is located in Sayug, Rizal, Sta. Monica. About 3kms away from Sapao. The place is well hidden and surrounded by indigenous plants.

Taktak Falls is cemented and its waters are trapped in a pool thus the current is not strong.

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