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Tangadan Falls in La Union (Travel Guide)

Last updated on August 4th, 2022 at 11:36 pm

Tangadan Falls are the most popular falls in La Union. If you are staying at Urbiztondo Beach in San Juan La Union you will have to ride a jeepney to San Gabriel and you will hike for an hour to get to Tangadan Falls.

Read here where to stay in La Union from cheap hotels to luxury resorts and top San Juan La Union Resorts


If you are coming from San Juan Beach or San Fernando La Union to Tangadan Falls, you will have to ride a jeep to San Gabriel for around 20 PHP.

Just mention to the jeepney driver that you are going to Tangadan Falls and he will drop you off in the tricycle terminal where you can get a tricycle for 50 PHP for two people.

At this point you will start a beautiful and easy hiking around one hour to reach Tangadan Falls. You can also get a habal habla for 300 PHP if you prefer to save the walk.


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Tangadan Falls are the most popular ones in La Union. It’s a 15 meters high falls located in San Gabriel just one jeepney ride from San Juan. You will enjoy this magical place and you can’t miss it when visiting La Union.

Tangadan Falls require a one hour hike to reach there. The hike is pretty easy and beautiful. So when you get Tangadan Falls you can refresh yourself and swimming. You can also do cliff jumping. If you want to rent a life jacket prices are 50 PHP.

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Tangadan Falls entrance fee is 30 PHP. You can have a guide for 500-600 PHP (good enough for 6 people and you can always join a group to share expenses). The guide will guide you around the trek for 50-60 minutes to get to Tangadan Falls.


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The best time to visit Tangadan Falls is during dry season from November to April and especially during the weekdays since during the weekends can be quite busy. 

From December to February when temperatures are much cooler and touring will most likely not be interrupted by rains and will not be really hot going around.

Click here to know more about the weather in La Union!



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Another one of our top choices for beach resort in La Union for a luxurious stay is Thunderbird Resort where we enjoyed a villa with views to the golf court. We had amazing time at sunset taking pictures, walking around, and just relaxing. It’s inspired by Santorini and it’s great to experience it! Well, just in case you haven’t gone to Greece yet or you went to Santorini like us and you want to have amazing memories again.

And of course, we had amazing time swimming in the pool area since it wasn’t very crowded at that time.The guests of this resort like the warm welcome and service provided by their staff, and it’s one of their highest ratings Beach Resorts in La Union  with a rating of 7.7.

Thunderbird Resort is at Poro Point Freeport Zone, San Fernando City.

Click here to know their availability and book your stay starting at $199 USD per night!


Marand Resort and Spa - Beach, beach resorts in La Union

Marand Resort and Spa – Beach is located in Baccuit Sur in Bauang. The beach is clean and quiet during week days. There are many things to do near by like surfing classes, kayak in the resort for free, grape picking.

Room rates starts at 3300 PHP.

Address: Baccuit Sur, Bauang, Bauang, Philippines, 2501 

Click here to check prices and availability!


Oasis Country Resort, beach resorts in la Union

Oasis Country Resort with internet access – wireless (complimentary), non smoking rooms, air conditioning, desk are just some of the facilities that can be found throughout the property. It’s one of the most beautiful beach resorts in La Union.

The hotel offers an excellent variety of recreational facilities, including private beach, outdoor pool, spa, massage, pool (kids).

Room rates starts at 3300 PHP.

Address: Sevilla, San Fernando City, San Fernando, La Union, Philippines

Click here to check prices and availability!


La Union Beach Resort

If you are looking for a more laid-back stay in La Union, we recommend Aureo Resort La Union. It’s a beach resort with great facilities such as the outdoor pool and located just in front of the beach. You can choose which view you want in picking your preferred room- beach view, pool view, garden view, or lagoon view.

Aureo Resort is located in San Francisco, San Fernando, La Union.

You can book a room for as low as $133 USD.

Click here to book your stay at Aureo Resort La Union.


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Lastly, we have the China Sea Beach Resort. Just like the previous one, this luxurious beach resort is located just in front of the beach and boasts amenities such as the outdoor pool. Their guests love how accommodating their staff are and the breakfast served at the resort. You’ll really love the ocean views while swimming at their pool!

China Sea Beach Resort is located in Paringao, Bauang, La Union.

A one-night stay for two people may cost as low as $40 USD.

You may book your accommodation here.

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