2003, June 27 (September 5). Waterfalls of the Philippines
Litho Offset. Amstar Company, Inc., Perf. 14
Se-tenant Blocks of Four, Miniature Sheets of 16; Souvenir
Sheets of Four
Maria Cristina Falls
Miniature Sheets of 16 (12,500)
24p Souvenir Sheets of Four (12,500)
6p Casiawan Falls
6p Pangi Falls
6p Kipot Twin Falls
6p Tinago Falls
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Designer: Victorino Z. Serevo
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Maria Cristina Falls
is the most beautiful and tallest waterfall in the country at 58
meters high and nearly as wide. It is located nine kilometers south
of lIigan City, a prosperous city which owes its wealth to the
hydroelectric power the falls generate.
is the most famous of all Philippine waterfalls. It is actually
located in the town of Lumban, Laguna. The famous falls got its name
from the mighty Pagsanjan River that runs through several towns in
Laguna. Pagsanjan Falls and shooting the eleven rapids in a banca
meandering down the brown stillness of the Pagsanjan River and
entering gurgling rapids strewn with large boulders have always been
perennial tourist attractions.
is located in Mambajao, Camiguin Island, a beautiful and enchanting
island teeming with volcanoes and falls.
is located in Barangay Caubcab in the town of Almeria, Biliran. The
island province of Biliran is a land of flowing streams, white sand
beaches, and mighty mountains, home to many spectacular waterfalls.
is located in Barangay Casiawan in the municipality of Cabucgayan,
Biliran. Like other spectacular falls located in the island,
Casiawan Falls is a tourist destination especially forged in the
richness of the fiesta celebration and cultural traditions of the
modest people of Biliran.
is located in Eastern Samar. Its enchanting falls lay rest on the
freezing watershed and frolic around the sculptured rock formation.
Kipot Twin Falls
is located in the outskirts of Bago City in Negros Occidental. Like
its name connotes, this spectacular falls comes in a pair of long
white ribbon-knotted waters cascading down the mountains.
is located in Lanao del Norte. It is as beautiful as its sister
falls, the Maria Cristina Falls.
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is located in the town of Antequera, Bohol. The falls is one of the
major tourist destinations in the island along with the
world-renowned Chocolate Hills, the cuddly tarsiers, Baclayon
Church, and the white sand beaches of Panglao.
is located in Badian, Cebu. It is one of the major tourist
attractions in Southern Cebu. The pristine and tranquil waters of
Kawasan Falls are ideal for canoeing.