The Hanging Coffins Of Sagada, Sagada

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Discover an ancient Filipino burial tradition at The Hanging Coffins Of Sagada, an example of an ancient custom still practiced in some part of Asia. The coffins were placed on projection beams and hung far up on the mountainside, so as to be out of reach of wild animals and grave robbers. Bring suitable footwear to hike the trail and view the coffins, as the path can be slippery. On a guided tour of the site, you can acquaint yourself with the historic funeral tradition, and enjoy scenic views of the valley below. Using our international travel planner, Sagada attractions like The Hanging Coffins Of Sagada can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • If you are a first timer, small fees doesn't matter as its worth visiting for. Local guides told us details of why they maintain the place as quiet as possible and the history or the hanging coffins. ...  more »
  • You have to check in with tourism office & pay a fee to see the hanging coffins. You're assigned a guide, who is a local (native) of Sagada & shares a little of the history along with the culture of t...  more »
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