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Appreciate serenity and beauty of nature in this Aurora waterfall.

Aurora is known for its beaches and surfing destinations but this province has also other great tourist attractions. This includes some magnificent waterfalls that can be seen in the municipalities of the province and one of them is the majestic Caunayan Falls.

In 2017, my gang (Team Basti), went for a 3-day trip to Aurora including an overnight stay at Dinadiawan Beach in Dipaculao. On our last day, we did not miss to visit to experience Caunayan Falls.

For detailed itinerary and complete tourist spots to visit, read my Baler DIY Travel Guide.

SAN LUIS AND ITS NATURAL BEAUTY

Not known to many, the municipality of San Luis, like Baler, is rich in natural resources and scenic tourist destinations. It boasts crystal clear river system, abundant flora and fauna, charming waterfalls, spring water and the heavily forested terrain.

Caunayan Falls catch basin

San Luis is actually the home of the two popular falls in Aurora. The first one is the Ditumabo and the other one is the serene Caunayan Falls which is more accessible. But what really makes Caunayan so special is the serenity of the entire place.

San Luis has five popular tourist destinations. These include the two major waterfalls – the Caunayan falls (also known as L. Pimentel Falls) and the Ditumabo Falls. Ditumabo falls are reachable by crossing rivers, fallen lodges and wooden bridges. It will take you about forty-five minutes to reach the fascinating waterfall.

Our gang at Caunayan Falls

Meanwhile Caunayan is much easier to hike and it is a pleasant environment to have your picnic and outing. The mild temperature of Caunayan falls makes it perfect for cleansing the body.
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WHAT TO PACK FOR CAUNAYAN FALLS

Here are some things you might consider bringing with you for your day tour / adventure:

Shopee is my go-to app for things I needed like the ones above. If you'd like discounts and vouchers, you may get the best offers here:

WHAT TO EXPECT AT CAUNAYAN FALLS

The Caunayan Falls is a seven-tier falls but the water coming down is not as wide and appealing as the Ditumabo which I have already visited during my first travel to Baler. Plus the fact that it is more accessible than Ditumabo, it will give you more reason to choose to visit it.

Entering Caunayan Falls

The entrance via Amatorio Resort where you have to pay Php20.00 per head and Php100.00 per cottage. The cottages are located along the stream passing to the basin of the falls.

Downstairs to Caunayan Falls

From the entrance, you will just have to walk a few steps to reach the stairs heading to the falls.

One thing you will notice upon arrival to the falls, the catch basin is below-the-waist deep you appreciate its crystal clear water and soft sand bottom.

The strong streams of the river towards Caunayan Falls

There are just parts of the streams which a bit strong but bearable. Another notable feature of Caunayan Falls are the boulders of huge rocks with varying sizes.

WHERE TO STAY IN BALER

Knowing that Baler is one of the top tourist destinations in the country, finding a place to stay here is not really a big challenge but of course, it would be ideal and less hassle to book your reservations as early as possible.

Baler Nina's Transient House

There are many budget hotels, transient houses and of course those luxury hotels to stay in. You can check our list of hotels in Baler and see which one suits your budget.


Cheapest Flights and Airline Tickets Online Booking

HOW TO GET TO CAUNAYAN FALLS

From Baler town proper, you can hire a jeep or a private vehicle that will take you to Barangay Real in San Luis. From there, you can just walk from the end of the road near the river and you will see the Caunayan Falls.

FROM MANILA TO BALER

Take a transit bus from Cubao via Genesis Bus which will take you directly to Baler. These airconditioned buses has daily trips from 3Am to 7:30 Am with 6-7 hours travel time. The fare would cost you around Php550-600 per head.

For those who are bringing own vehicle, you may use Waze or Google Maps for directions. If you don’t have a private vehicle, you can rent a car or van here.

BEFORE GOING TO CAUNAYAN FALLS

You might be thinking of including Caunayan Falls to your Baler itinerary?


Here are some of the things to consider before going to Caunayan Falls:
  • Caunayan Falls is easier to access than Ditumabo Falls
  • The entrance fee to Caunayan Falls is cheaper. (Php 10 for kids / Php 20 for adults)
  • Cottage can be rented for Php100 and is good for 5-6 pax.
  • The water is only waist-high deep.
  • There are publicly accessible comfort rooms nearby.
  • No overnight stays.
  • Water current is very strong so be cautious especially if you are with kids.
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ALSO IN BALER


IMPORTANT NOTE: The rates, contact details and other information indicated in this post are accurate from the time of writing but may change without IMFWJ's notice. Should you know the updated information, please let us know by leaving a message in the comment box below.


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CAUNAYAN FALLS: The Relaxing Waterfall of San Luis, Aurora

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Appreciate serenity and beauty of nature in this Aurora waterfall.

Aurora is known for its beaches and surfing destinations but this province has also other great tourist attractions. This includes some magnificent waterfalls that can be seen in the municipalities of the province and one of them is the majestic Caunayan Falls.

In 2017, my gang (Team Basti), went for a 3-day trip to Aurora including an overnight stay at Dinadiawan Beach in Dipaculao. On our last day, we did not miss to visit to experience Caunayan Falls.

For detailed itinerary and complete tourist spots to visit, read my Baler DIY Travel Guide.

SAN LUIS AND ITS NATURAL BEAUTY

Not known to many, the municipality of San Luis, like Baler, is rich in natural resources and scenic tourist destinations. It boasts crystal clear river system, abundant flora and fauna, charming waterfalls, spring water and the heavily forested terrain.

Caunayan Falls catch basin

San Luis is actually the home of the two popular falls in Aurora. The first one is the Ditumabo and the other one is the serene Caunayan Falls which is more accessible. But what really makes Caunayan so special is the serenity of the entire place.

San Luis has five popular tourist destinations. These include the two major waterfalls – the Caunayan falls (also known as L. Pimentel Falls) and the Ditumabo Falls. Ditumabo falls are reachable by crossing rivers, fallen lodges and wooden bridges. It will take you about forty-five minutes to reach the fascinating waterfall.

Our gang at Caunayan Falls

Meanwhile Caunayan is much easier to hike and it is a pleasant environment to have your picnic and outing. The mild temperature of Caunayan falls makes it perfect for cleansing the body.
Loading...

WHAT TO PACK FOR CAUNAYAN FALLS

Here are some things you might consider bringing with you for your day tour / adventure:

Shopee is my go-to app for things I needed like the ones above. If you'd like discounts and vouchers, you may get the best offers here:

WHAT TO EXPECT AT CAUNAYAN FALLS

The Caunayan Falls is a seven-tier falls but the water coming down is not as wide and appealing as the Ditumabo which I have already visited during my first travel to Baler. Plus the fact that it is more accessible than Ditumabo, it will give you more reason to choose to visit it.

Entering Caunayan Falls

The entrance via Amatorio Resort where you have to pay Php20.00 per head and Php100.00 per cottage. The cottages are located along the stream passing to the basin of the falls.

Downstairs to Caunayan Falls

From the entrance, you will just have to walk a few steps to reach the stairs heading to the falls.

One thing you will notice upon arrival to the falls, the catch basin is below-the-waist deep you appreciate its crystal clear water and soft sand bottom.

The strong streams of the river towards Caunayan Falls

There are just parts of the streams which a bit strong but bearable. Another notable feature of Caunayan Falls are the boulders of huge rocks with varying sizes.

WHERE TO STAY IN BALER

Knowing that Baler is one of the top tourist destinations in the country, finding a place to stay here is not really a big challenge but of course, it would be ideal and less hassle to book your reservations as early as possible.

Baler Nina's Transient House

There are many budget hotels, transient houses and of course those luxury hotels to stay in. You can check our list of hotels in Baler and see which one suits your budget.


Cheapest Flights and Airline Tickets Online Booking

HOW TO GET TO CAUNAYAN FALLS

From Baler town proper, you can hire a jeep or a private vehicle that will take you to Barangay Real in San Luis. From there, you can just walk from the end of the road near the river and you will see the Caunayan Falls.

FROM MANILA TO BALER

Take a transit bus from Cubao via Genesis Bus which will take you directly to Baler. These airconditioned buses has daily trips from 3Am to 7:30 Am with 6-7 hours travel time. The fare would cost you around Php550-600 per head.

For those who are bringing own vehicle, you may use Waze or Google Maps for directions. If you don’t have a private vehicle, you can rent a car or van here.

BEFORE GOING TO CAUNAYAN FALLS

You might be thinking of including Caunayan Falls to your Baler itinerary?


Here are some of the things to consider before going to Caunayan Falls:
  • Caunayan Falls is easier to access than Ditumabo Falls
  • The entrance fee to Caunayan Falls is cheaper. (Php 10 for kids / Php 20 for adults)
  • Cottage can be rented for Php100 and is good for 5-6 pax.
  • The water is only waist-high deep.
  • There are publicly accessible comfort rooms nearby.
  • No overnight stays.
  • Water current is very strong so be cautious especially if you are with kids.
Klook.com

ALSO IN BALER


IMPORTANT NOTE: The rates, contact details and other information indicated in this post are accurate from the time of writing but may change without IMFWJ's notice. Should you know the updated information, please let us know by leaving a message in the comment box below.


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