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Hidden Gem of Cebu: The Kawasan Falls

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Cebu has another hidden gem waiting to be discovered- the Kawasan Falls, with its turquoise blue water and three stages of waterfalls, this is guaranteed to be one of the most exciting tours you have experienced in your life. Kawasan Falls can be accessed easily from any point on Cebu, this is why expect a  lot of people in the area. The best way to avoid the crowds is to go on a weekday, and early morning as early as 6 am so you can enjoy the magic and splendor of the place.

Before arriving, make sure to inform the resort your time of arrival so a personnel can be there to meet you at your arrival point. The falls is located at Barangay Matutinao and the water is cool, refreshing and ideal for travelers who want a bit of extra fun and physical activity during their travel.

Badian and the Matutinao River

During your travel to Kawasan falls, not too far from Badian runs the Matutinao river, expect lush jungles and wet canyons etched by rivers many years ago.  Experience canyoneering and check for yourself the hidden and dark secrets of Kawasan Falls Cebu.

This Kawasan Falls Cebu Adventure is perfect for those who are looking for the next adrenaline rush, canyoneering is considered as an extreme sport, this will involve physical efforts and the tour would include a lot of hiking, scrambling, swimming, climbing and jumping including ropework, technical skills, and specialized gear.

How to Reach the Kawasan Falls in Cebu?

From Cebu City, Kawasan Falls can be reached by bus right at Cebu South Bus Terminal or at Librando Trans Inc. It will take 3 to 4 hours travel to reach Matutinao, a barangay in Badian where Kawasan Falls is located. You need to hike 15 to 30 minutes from the entry point in Barangay Matutinao to Kawasan Falls. The riverbank will lead you to the very heart of Kawasan Falls.

Kawasan Falls Cebu Best Travel Package:

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Package Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival/Check-in/Free- Time * Arrive at Mactan Cebu International Airport, meet and transfer to your hotel for check-in.
* Overnight Stay ( meals not provided)

Day 02: Canyoneering and Kawasan Falls Tour *Breakfast at the hotel ( check in the hotel if they could serve you an early breakfast or a packed breakfast)
*Pick up by tour representative by 5 am going to Badian, Cebu where canyoneering adventure would be held.

Canyoneering activities would include nature trekking, jumping to 20 to 50 feet canyons, rappelling and swimming at Kawasan Falls. * After tour proceeds to the hotel and enjoy your free time

Overnight stay at the hotel

***Estimated time of the tour is 10 hours

Important note: Guest with the following conditions: Expectant Mother, heart or blood pressure conditions, back or neck disorders, motion sickness or dizziness are prohibited to join the tour.

Day 03: Free Own or leisure time/ Join Optional Tours/Departure

After hotel breakfast enjoy your free time at the hotel until you will transfer to the airport. You can opt to extend your hotel stay for a 4D3N Package)

Day 04: Departure

* After hotel breakfast, enjoy your free time, then check out of the hotel and transfer to Mactan-Cebu International Airport

*End of Service*

The itinerary is subject to change depending on the local weather condition without prior notice.

Hotel Accommodation is Express Inn Mactan

Hotel Details

Express Inn Cebu is a newly open budget hotel, this 3-star hotel offers affordable accommodations, a convenient location, and all the comforts the hotel guest expects. Each of the 84 rooms comes equipped with comfortable beds for a great night’s sleep, a flat-screen cable tv, air conditioning, soothing hot and cold shower, toiletries kit and a great ambiance. Wi-fi is accessible throughout the hotel. The hotel is open 24 hours, with reception and room service manned daily.There are an elevator and a free parking at the hotel. Guests can also have their fill from Sammy’s Cafe, or have your food served right in your room


  • Spacious and Comfortable Rooms
  • Ballroom and Meeting Facilities
  • Laundry Service / Dry Cleaning
  • Close Proximity To Public Transport and Terminals
  • Close to Tourist and Business Areas
  • 24 Hours Room Service
  • Wifi
  • Centrally Located
  • Cable TV
  • Hot and Cold Shower

Location: Candelario K. Guba St. Pajo, Lapu Lapu City, Cebu. Optional hotel accommodations are available to guest but are subject to price changes.

Package Exclusions: Package does not include the travel insurance fee of 150.00 per person.

You at times also need to tip the guide or the driver. Other personal expenses of the guest are not included in the package.

Enjoy and have a great time!

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