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Mt Salakot

Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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The waterfalls or the mountain?

There's some confusion because Mt. Salakot is different than Salakot Waterfalls. Both are well... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Jojo D
Puerto Princesa, Philippines
Commune with Nature at Salakot Falls

Salakot Falls is about 30 minutes drive from city proper with a 5 minute hike, you will be... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Metro Manila, Philippines
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Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines

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Reviewed 12 May 2017

There's some confusion because Mt. Salakot is different than Salakot Waterfalls. Both are well known attraction here in Palawan. Mt. Salakot is a 1070+ masl mountain peak. An old military communication base manned by Philippine Air Force 570th composite tactical wing. The Base was actually...More

Thank Jojo D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Salakot Falls is about 30 minutes drive from city proper with a 5 minute hike, you will be refreshed once you dip in the clear water.

Thank rrsangalang
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

With statues on the falls. XD So peaceful Still preserve. Walang kalat. Easy to trek. Near the highway No ENTRANCE! ATLAST! 😂 The best way to go there? Use a motorcycle. Rough road. Ginagawa palang ang highway. :) but locals are so mabait. They will...More

1  Thank Kass K
Reviewed 1 July 2016

really easy to get to and worth the effort. cool and refreshing swim in the nice clean waters. The trip to this island was wonderful and this was just part of the beauty

1  Thank antiqueron1
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

very nice cold summit been here 4 times in a row :) I sometimes go there with my family and here's the picture with my family with my friends is on my digicam but this is really cool place for friends and family

5  Thank meiabanes
Reviewed 16 March 2014

We planned to hike Mt. Salakot but we didn't get the info we wanted before we arrived in Puerto Princesa. During our 4-day stay, we bumped into someone who knows about the outdoors of Palawan. As of writing, apparently, you need to secure a permit...More

5  Thank Gracia M
Reviewed 8 August 2013

This mountain is located in Napsan - southwest of Puerto Princesa. Jump off is only right beside the National Rd. We're on a class field trip when we visited the mountain. This is an easy trek for beginners, just 3-4 hours to summit, scales at...More

2  Thank Yaj M
Reviewed 28 April 2012

On the national hi-way going to Napsan is a nice waterfall and stream up in the mountains. Four wheel drive is recommended. Make sure to bring your swimsuit because the cool waters are very refreshing after the dusty trip up the mountain. I estimate the...More

6  Thank Mik1111
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