Fidelisan (the heart of the Northern Sagada villages) will be having the Pakde. For this reason, obaya (sacred day of rest) is declared from February 7-9, 2011. Tourists are not allowed to enter the ili or go to Bomod-ok (Big Falls).
Sagada is an indigenous cultural community. When you visit the area, you are expected to respect the decrees of the dap-ay.