Surigao,Bislig- Tinuy-an Falls

Surigao,Bislig- Tinuy-an Falls

Surigao,Bislig- Tinuy-an Falls

Tinuy-an Falls is a waterfall in Bislig City, Surigao del Sur in the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. It is the main tourist attraction in Bislig, a city known as the Booming city by the bay.

The falls is approximately 95 meters wide and 55 metres (180 ft) high, touted as the Niagara Falls of the Philippines. Tinuy-an is a white water curtain that flows in three levels and is said to be one of the widest waterfalls in the Philippines. Every morning, the area is blessed with a sprinkle of a rainbow that appears between 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Its majestic and unique natural formation makes it one of the best waterfalls in the entire Philippines. Its magnificent scenery had once appeared in the International Travel Magazine.

Tinuy-an Falls is located in Burboanan, Bislig City, a one hour ride from Mangagoy, center of trade and commerce in Bislig City. The falls plunges 55 metres (180 ft) high from the top of the three tiered cascading waterfalls. It is 95 meters wide.

By: Romil del Rosario

5. March 2012, 22:59 Posted in: Adventure, Falls Tagged with: