Are you looking for a fun and exciting adventure while experiencing the wonders of nature? Hidden in Sitio Palalan, Tablon, Cagayan de Oro City is the Manlumot Water Falls otherwise know as Palalan Falls wherein you will not only get to see an enchanted-forest-like scenery but you will also feel the soothing and refreshing feel of the water. Definitely, it is a place for you to visit.
From the junction at Nestle Road along the National Highway in Tablon, you can start your adventure by getting a ‘habal-habal’ ride going to Sitio Palalan. Just before arriving at Palalan barangay proper, you will first enjoy trekking on the trails leading all the way to the waterfalls. Along the way, you will see the house of Datu Makapanton from whom you will need to ask permission to crosswalk over the property to arrive at the waterfall site.
The Manlumot falls has two distinct levels, the lower fall, and the upper fall. The lower fall is the first thing you will see when arriving at the area where its crystal white waters fall gracefully from the top of the rocks and rapidly flows down turning transparent towards the rocks beneath its waters.
Going up the river, you will find the magnificent view of the upper level of the falls. It stands as grand as a hidden jewel of the city. You will also feel the warm ambiance of nature as its waters power the rocks below and above.
Manlumot Water Falls offers a worthy time and adventure with nature, the gift of relaxation and peace of mind. Dive in its crystal clear water and its majestic rocks pounded by its warm that provide a blissful experience with nature. Feel the gust of the water as it rumbles down on the series of rocks on the sides of the cliff and below while you and your loved ones are adding to the endless reserve of your unforgettable memories.