Pulacan Falls

Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur

Pulacan or Pulakan Falls is located some 12 kilometers from Pagadian City, in the town of Labangan. It covers an area of 400 square meters and is the source of water for the Labangan irrigation system.

It can be easily be reached by any motorized vehicle. Since the opening of the PADAP Road, the Pulacan Falls has been getting good press, with people choosing to camp and picnic ther ...


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  • Pulacan Falls: A Visit To My Childhood Reverie

    Pulacan Falls: A Visit To My Childhood Reverie

    When I was a quarter of my age now, I remember holding my mother's hand as I was excitedly pulling it to board on an old bus going someplace that always gives me butterflies. I sat comfortably at the left side near a run-down window on the bus as I watched the scenes from outside move like the television shows on screen. Such simple things that made a child of me a ride of a lifetime. The cool breeze of the provincial air and the warm caress of the arms of my mother wrapped around me are my favorites up until now. These winding roads and breeze are like my lullabies but I kept my eyes open for ...

  • Chasing Zamboanga Waterfalls In 2 Days

    Chasing Zamboanga Waterfalls In 2 Days

    As part of our Ultimate Zamboanga Trip, we, of course, cannot miss the Zamboanga Waterfalls. Mindanao is rich in natural resources. Let alone the natural wonders and attractions God has blessed the region. From mountains down to the diversity of marine life, Mindanao is indeed a near untouched paradise.

  • Roadside Waterfalls Around Mindanao For The Lazy Traveler

    Roadside Waterfalls Around Mindanao For The Lazy Traveler

    Ah, waterfalls and Mindanao has lots and lots of it! But did you know that there are a few very accessible waterfalls around the island and it's island provinces? So accessible that you can just drive, park by the roadside and already see this wonder of nature. This is perfect for the lazy traveler who doesn't want the steep ascent and descent just to see one!

    1. Aliwagwag Falls
    It's considered the longest waterfall in the country and with the most number of levels! Aliwagwag Falls in Cateel, Davao Oriental is just by the roadside and the bridge which it passes under is already a great vie ...

  • The Simply Majestic Pulacan Falls Of Labangan

    The Simply Majestic Pulacan Falls Of Labangan

    A more or less 30-minute ride from the capital city, Pagadian, will lead you to a must visit or a should say a "worthy stopover spot", just along the national highway covered by Barangay Upper Pulacan in the municipality of Labangan, Zamboanga del Sur. Yep, I'm talking about the simply majestic Pulacan Falls!

    The waterfall is one of the interesting spots in Zamboanga del Sur I've been longing to explore since I was assigned in Northern Mindanao and in Zamboanga Peninsula. I've been tempted so many times to drop in the area to have its closer look, but (oftentimes) my schedule doesn't permit ...

  • The 43rd Water Falls-Pulakan Falls

    The 43rd Water Falls-Pulakan Falls

    Location : Labangan, Zamboanga del Norte
    Date : August 15, 2015

    The falls is already visible by the road. From Pagadian city drive via Pagadian Dipolog road for approximately 15KM you will pass the 1st Infantry Tabak Division headquarters, if you're already at the steep ascent road and you pass the colored blue water filter station is Upper Pulacan The falls is already a few meters away. Park beside the road, there are no signage but you can already hear the sound of the falls.

    proceed to the end of the road to reach the view deck of the falls. The roads are all cemented.

  • Where to Find the Best Waterfalls in the Philippines

    Where to Find the Best Waterfalls in the Philippines

    The Philippines is full of many things to see - palm trees, beaches, mountains, volcanoes, and yes... waterfalls! Here's a list of the top 7 waterfalls you absolutely must see in the country:

    1 - Pagsanjan Falls: Discover the beauty of Pagsanjan Falls from the birthplace of Filipinos' national hero, Jose Rizal ??" none other than, Laguna. It is one of the Philippines' major tourist destinations and in order to get there, guests can board the Shooting the rapids boat ride, a term coined by one of the resorts along two rivers, namely, Bumbungan and Balanac. This magnificent ride ends in a nat ...