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Address: Western Nautical Hwy | Barangay Villaflor, Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Beautiful and easy access

A beautiful series of waterfalls located just off one of the island's main roads, you can't get much easier access. We rented a couple of motorcycles at Sabang Beach and rode here... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I really love the vibe this falls had given me...though we're not able to swim due to ongoing maintenance during that time, the soothing sound of the water flowing from the mountains relaxes me.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful series of waterfalls located just off one of the island's main roads, you can't get much easier access. We rented a couple of motorcycles at Sabang Beach and rode here (just 30-40 min). Although, if you are not experienced and confident with motorcycles and driving in the Philippines, I would recommend just catching a jeepney or renting a... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really love to see this place everytime we pass by from calapan to puerto galera we usually drop by and take pictures every now and then...

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice place for a few hours when we did our bike trip. The water is cool and clean and you can rent a cottage to eat and sit with a bit of privacy. Nothing sepcial but just nice.

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Sabang, Philippines
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

the falls are actually right on the road from Puerto Galera to Calapan if you are lazy, you can even stay in your car, but it is worth getting out. You can even go for a swim inthe pool below and enjoy clear fresh water after all the swims in the sea.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

If you are looking for beautiful Jungle scene with waterfalls nearby then Tamaraw Falls is just your ticket. The Falls is just under an hour if you are putzing along with your rented motorbike or ATV. When you arrive ther was a little snack stand at the top of the stairs leading down to the Falls and the natural pools... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

waterfalls are along the main road leading to Calpaan City. you cannot miss it, just after 20 minutes motorbike ride. that's what we did. rent a motorbike is best way to move around and reach the waterfalls which stands really along the way. Anyway, in our opinion, nothing special. Got some few pics, got back. Hear there are better waterfalls... More 

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Puerto Galera, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Nice Bike trip from Puerto Galera to the Tamaraw Falls. its about 14 km up hill. Had a drink there and run down!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

It's OK to stop here if you are on your way to Puerto. It's a cheap tour by Jepney too but honestly, you have to pay for access the picnic and "artificial pool" area which is totally out of service. You have to pay if you sit on an empty chair of a dirty table table. My advise: Stop for... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The falls are named after the Mindoro Dwarf Buffalo called the Tamaraw which are now an endangered species. It consists of smaller waterfalls that combine into a larger waterfall that flows into a refreshing pool. On the way to Puerto Galera I suggest stopping for refreshment and taking pictures. i

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