Sagada is famous for its hanging coffins. This was a traditional way of burying people that is not utilized anymore. Not anyone was qualified to be buried this way. One had to, among other things, be married and have grandchildren.
Popular activities in Sagada 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 tourism office in Sagada for a small fee.