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Address: Sagada, Luzon, Philippines

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just a nice place to hang out after a long day of hiking other Sagada attarctions

We went here after a trek of Bokong Falls. The lake was small but it was very peaceful and quiet in this place except for ocassional tourists who play their car radios by the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Las PInas
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Las PInas
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221 reviews
133 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here after a trek of Bokong Falls. The lake was small but it was very peaceful and quiet in this place except for ocassional tourists who play their car radios by the side. There's really no sunset view from Lake Danum because it's surrounded by trees which made me wonder why some reviews say that this is the... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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195 reviews
179 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I went here for the sunset views and had bad luck, it was foggy. I went by van, I almost walked but I am glad I didn't because the road seems fairly busy and not attractive. The 'lake' (pond) is OK but nothing special. I did enjoy it for the chance to talk to a friendly Manila couple so I... More 

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Matara
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32 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Just a pond, you can easily go there by vehicle, No mobile signal in this place, If you do any activity like camping, is better

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Thank Sudesh I
RENO,NV
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41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

There's nothing peculiar to this place, The water was low, just the happiness of being there! Just had picture taking for the memories!

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Thank star4virgin
Taguig City, Philippines
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21 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

we were told by our tour guide that this isnt man made. because.. a lake in the mountains? i find this place so serene, ideal for picnic. would be nice if you could also go for a dip, if it werent for the very cold temperature in Sagada, Be careful though, there's a cow grazing loose around the lake and... More 

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Thank WendytheWanderess
Manila, Philippines
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

You'll only see the reflection of sunset at Lake Danum. There's a separate viewing area if you wanna see the real Sunset. Walking Uphill was really tiring but doable might as well rent a motorcycle or join other group to save a little for van rental if you don't want to get tired or you have weak/achy legs.

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1 Thank Jamie L
Bulacan Province, Philippines
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20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We went here on our first day in Sagada. We trekked our way here for two hours back and forth. Upon arriving, the view was definitely worth the feet aches and hunger from all the walking. Im a simple girl and I like simple things. There were cows grazing on grass and the lake was very calm. It is very... More 

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1 Thank heartnett172
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

If Kiltepan is for sunrise, then lake danum is for sunset. Nice place to chill and maybe camp for a night.

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1 Thank Ian B
Metro Manila, Philippines
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56 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Relaxing! While other vacationers & backpackers are enjoying somewhere else, our group was here. No crowds & no noisy party.

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Thank Emaniuz
San Diego, California
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46 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Lake Danum is located between Sagada and Besao and a perfect place for picnics and walks as it can be accessed by the road or by the trails. It is also perfect for picnics, so pack a basket and go. But please take your garbage with you.

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