Sagada (Ilocano: Ili ti Sagada) is a fifth class municipality in the province of Mountain Province, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 11,244 people. It is adjacent to Bontoc, the provincial capital. Sagada is famous for its hanging coffins. This is a traditional way of burying people that is still utilized. Not everyone is qualified to be buried this way; among other things, one had to have been married and had grandchildren. Popular activities include trekking, exploring both caves and waterfalls, spelunking, bonfires, picnics, rappelling, visiting historical sites, nature hikes, and participating in tribal celebrations. Guides can be found upon registration at the tourist-office in Sagada Proper (the main town) for a small fee. Most of the guides are natives, also known as Igorots. Wikipedia
Planning a vacation to Sagada in Philippines? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Baguio, Philippines. Add Baguio to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Mines View Park, Burnham Park, Bencab Museum. Also, to reach Sagada, you'll have to take a flight to Baguio; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Sagada.
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