A Guide on Visiting Kawasan Falls [How to Reach Faster]

Kawasan falls situated in Badian near Moalboal, Cebu, Philippines. Kawasan is a serene essential place where you enjoy natural water spring located near the southern peak of Cebu, Philippines.

The adventure starts with a walk down a jungle path.

How to reach to Kawasan Falls

Cebu City to Kawasan Falls

Kawasan falls placed in the mountains of Barangay Matutinao, Badian.

It will take 3 hours of bus ride from southwest of Cebu City at a distance of 130 km.

You can pick up all buses going to Bato (via Barili). 

Oslob to Kawasan

It will take 2 hours (82.2 km) via Natalio Bacalso Avenue and Santander – Barili – Toledo Rd.

Moalboal to Kawasan waterFalls

It will take 46 min (25.7 km) via Santander – Barili – Toledo Rd. Due to a short distance, you can hire a private taxi or take a local bus to reach the location.

Bus stop to Kawasan

When you reach the bus stop from it, you will find a billboard that shows that “This Way to Kawasan Falls.” you need to follow the route shown on that board.

Some locals come and ask for a guide saying that route is dangers. Don’t worry, the road to it is very safe and secure. 

All About Kawasan Falls

Kawasan fall

after paying entry fees 45 pesos, it’s about a 1.5 km walk from the entrance where the bus stops that take 10 minutes,

you will reach the first waterfall that is very famous and large.

This waterfall is the reason that most of the people visit it. It is gorgeous and feels like a paradise. There is a restaurant close to the waterfalls, although they charge even just for using tables.

Kawasan is a famous attraction among tourists as well as locals. It’s unusual to get a quiet moment here.

Things to Know About Waterfall Number Two & Three

 At the end of the first waterfall, go down, and you will find a smaller waterfall that is crystal clear turquoise water. 

It is more pleasant, and if you love adventure, then it is possible to do some canyoneering here.

Those people who breathe in an adventure, go up to the third waterfall but the way up is quite steep. 

Important Info to Know About it Before Go There

Kawasan Falls entrance fee 2020 – 45 pesos for foreigners and 20 pesos for locals.

Kawasan Falls height – 40 meters for the first and most famous waterfall.

Kawasan Falls parking fee – 50 pesos for a bike/scooter.

Kawasan falls canyoneering cebu

you can stay here overnight in cottages (1,500 to 2,500 php) and tables (500php) are also available for rent. you should always carry first aid kit to avoid any causality.

On the way to Kawasan falls souvenir shops are selling accessories such as beaded necklaces, bracelets, chains, and Kawasan print t-shirts. If you start your track in the morning, then you can complete it by the end of the day.

During the return, the pathway is very dark once the sun sets, so always carry torchlight. It would great if you were extra careful in going down the slope, especially the one sinking from the second or third falls to avoid mishaps or accidents. 

The color of this fall is mainly blue because of the large amount of limestone available in this area and the falls, making it bluest falls in Asia.

Best time to visit Kawasan waterfalls

The dry and rainy season is the best time to visit Kawasan Falls. If you are looking for canyoning things to do, then avoid the rainy season. At that time edges, of rock are too slippery.

In terms of what time of day to visit, we recommend early morning. Kawasan falls one among the foremost famous waterfalls within the Philippines, which suggests it gets jam-packed. We recommend arriving before 

9 am to beat the crowds, which suggests you ought to have the place to yourself for a bit!

Kawasan Fall dry season – Late December – Early June

Kawasan Fall rainy season – Late June – Early December

Kawasan Falls Canyoneering

Kawasan falls

If you’re an adventure lover, then you should never miss doing some canyoneering at this location. At the time of canyoneering, you can embed your valuable things into the locker that will cost around 150-300 Philippine Pesos or 3-4 us dollars.

If you have your equipment, then you can do it on your side. Otherwise, there are a lot of tour companies that arrange all those things.

It better if you book in advance it will save your money because on spot booking they will charge high to their regular price. If you want to swim, then do it fast as soon as it gets hectic later in the day.

Things to carry at Kawasan waterfalls

  1. Torchlight
  2. First add kit
  3. Waterproof dive bag 
  4. GoPro camera
  5. Food, water
  6. Durable pants and sturdy shoes

Kawasan Falls Canyoneering


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Hi, I'm Bhavesh Bhati thanks for visiting my blog! I've been traveling and exploring epic locations around the world for the last four years. I'm always looking for real adventures like treks, waterfalls, and Offroading!

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