Apayao Wedding Destinations
Apayao - Cordillera's Last
From its separation with
the province of Kalinga, Apayao has opened its doors to its
rich, vast, and unexplored underground rivers, waterfalls, lakes,
caves, and exotic wildlife. The government, along with other
organizations, is preparing these scenic spots for tourism purposes
1. Population – 103,633 (as
of 2007 Census)
2. Land Area – 4,083 sq. km
3. Capital – Kabugao
4. Language/Dialect – Ilocano, Isneg, English, and Filipino
- Calanasan (Bayag)
- Santa Marcela
Famous For ...
The Apayao River flows from the town of Calanasan to Luna. This
unpolluted river serves as the home of several species of fish.
Along the river can be found an array of picture-pretty waterfalls
that are varying in sizes.
Places of Interest
Location: Brgy, Mataguisa, Pudtol, Apayao
This church is considered as one of the oldest churches in the
Location: Flora, Apayao
One can have a full view of the Apayao River flowing over wide
plains and providing irrigation to farm lands. This could have
been the site of a Mega Hydro Dam which was started in the early
80s but was not continued due to sabotaging activities of the
people opposing the project.
Location: Sta. Marcela, Apayao
A place where one could see a water impounding dam, watershed
area, natural and man-made lakes suitable for boating and fishing.
One could view the lush green cassava plantations from this
vantage point and also in going to the place.
Balasig Falls Resort
Location: Brgy. Badduat, Kabugao, Apayao
The resort has cemented pathways, cottages, a platform by the
stream which makes it ideal for picnic and swimming activities.
Location: Calanasan – Luna, Apayao
This river, crossing six towns of the province is navigable
by motorboat. Its unpolluted waters render fish and wildlife
visible along its banks. It offers extreme challenge in shooting
Location: Brgy. Eva, Calanasan, Apayao
A breathtaking picturesque of a cascading water falls that soothes
the tired eyes of tourist as they go along their trip.
Location: Calanasan, Apayao
One of the most admired falls in the locality, standing at 30
feet more or less from the top to its base. The picturesque
and scenic surroundings attract hitch hikers and adventurers
who seek solace in its enchanting wilderness.
Location: Pudtol, Apayao
This is the highest peak in Apayao. From the Provincial Capitol
in Kabugao, visitors can have an overview on the majestic size
and height of the mountain.
Place: Kabugao, Apayao
Date: February 14
The province of Apayao was created on February 14, 1995 by virtue
of Republic Act 7878. In honor of the foundation anniversary
of the province, locals celebrate with an array of cultural
and sports activities.
Pudtol Town Fiesta
Place: Pudtol, Apayao
Date: last week of May
This festive occasion is celebrated with agro-trade fair, pageant,
and sports activities.