After conquering Mount Isarog and seeing all of Naga’s glory, take the time to chill and relax at Malabsay Falls, one of the must-see natural sights in Naga.
The way to Malabsay Falls is unbelievably rustic — the roads are rough with only a few trails, greenery is everywhere, and a certain calm seems to perpetually surround the area. After a 15-minute hike to the falls, you will know you’re near Malabsay Falls — the roaring sound of rushing waters will be your reliable guide. With its pristine, clean waters changing from the shades of blue and cerulean, Malabsay Falls can surely tempt exhausted hikers to take a quick, cool dip, or do a dive or two.
Malabsay Falls can be found in Brgy. Panicuason, Naga City, Camarines Sur.
Opening Days and Hours
Opens daily from 8:30 to 16:00.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance fee is PhP 50 (USD 1) for adults. Kids can enter for free.
How to Get There
- Fly from Manila to Camarines Sur via Cebu Pacific or Philippine Airlines.
- You can also board a bus from Manila to Naga.
- Board a jeep and ask the driver to drop you off at the area closest to Mount Isarog.
- The rest of the way can be reached via habal-habal (motorcycle).
- Backpackers/solo travelers
- Group of friends
Time to Spend
You can spend an hour or two in Malabsay Falls.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
The best time to visit the falls is between 8:30 to 11:30 in the morning.
Tourists are encouraged to bring their own food.
- Panicuason Hot Springs
- Naga Ecological Park
- Mount Naupa
UR Inn Apartelle, White Dahlia Apartelle, Naga Land Hotel, The Avenue Plaza Hotel are some of the nearest accommodations. Rates range from USD 25 to USD 50.