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#119 Katibawasan Falls

Katibawasan Falls is located some four kilometres from Mambajao in Camiguin Island, Mindanao in southern Philippines.

The falls is a popular tourist destination in Camiguin with its clear waters and the waterfall that measures about 250 feet high. The water cascades 70 meters into a rock pool surrounded by ground orchids, wild ferns, trees and boulders.

Visitors enjoy the cold waters provide, particularly during the hot summer months when picnikers and bathers splash in the pool to cool off. Giant ferns and lush vegetation grow in the surrounding landscape where huge, old trees can be found. Adventurous visitors can rappel down the waterfall and plunge into the pool below. The park has rock picnic tables, seats and cookout facilities available for use.

Mabuhay ang Katibawasan Falls!

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#88 Ardent Hot Springs

Ardent Hot Springs is a popular hot water resort in Camiguin Island located off the northern coast of  Mindanao. The waters of the Ardent Hot Spring is 40°C and is heated by the volcanic activity of Mount Hibok-Hibok. There are several pools and a large recreation area.

The resort is located six kilometers southwest of Mambajao in Esperanza, Tagdo, Mambajao and is considered the most popular of Camiguin’s hot springs. The resort has a four-tiered pool of varying depths and warmth. The hottest and shallowest is on top. There are cottages, a restaurant, bar, coffee shop, and dormitory facilities provided for local and foreign tourists.

The ideal time for swimming is early morning or late afternoon. Visitors also enjoy the resort’s lush, green surroundings, and the resort is popular all the year-round.

Mabuhay ang Ardent Hot Springs!

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