Pagsanjan Falls is one of the prominent waterfalls in Philippines. It is located in the province of Laguna, the falls is one of the primary tourist attractions of the region. The 3 drop waterfall is reached by a river trip on dugout canoe, also known locally as Shooting The Rapids, derive from the municipality of Pagsanjan. The falls can also be attain from the top by taking a short hike from Cavinti. The boat ride has been an attraction, the town of Pagsanjan lies in the 2 rivers, the Bumbungan and Balanac River a.k.a Pagsanjan River.
Some tourists recommend visiting in Pagsanjan Falls during rainy season for more exciting adventures, the rapids are more unruly at this time.You may rent a small boat to take you to the falls or (shoot the rapids), the boat rate is about P1250 to P1500 philippine peso per person which includes the roud trip boat ride.
Passage to the falls
The most popular way to reach the falls is by taking a Shooting the rapids boat ride, which derive from any of resorts along Balanac and Bumbunga rivers. 2 skilled licensed boat means takes 1 to 3 passengers on a fiberglass or wooden, long narrow canoes to the falls, which could take for about an hour of paddling and it depeds on water level. The trip takes the passengers through the verdant and narrow Pagsanjan Gorge lined with big rocks, waterfalls, and boulders.
To fully enjoy the experience in Pagsanjan Falls, do visit on weekdays. It is best to go there early in the morning to avoid other tourist and to have more sensational view. In this conclude, you may also book an overnight stay in one there resorts in the area so you can take an early boat ride in the next day. It is recommended that you make a reservations primal to your trip. For safety resons, in order to avoid unprincipled boatmen, make the bookings using dignified tourist agencies in Pagsanjan.