The Filipino tribe that hangs its dead from cliffs
By Mike Dilger & Rico Hizon6 April 2018
In the Philippines, the Igorot people practice an ancient burial ritual where the elderly carve their own coffins and the dead are hung off the side of a cliff.
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In the series, Philippines: Island Treasures, BBC World News broadcaster Rico Hizon joins nature enthusiast Mike Dilger on a journey to discover the vibrant culture and fascinating wildlife of the Philippines. Philippines: Island Treasures airs Fridays at 21:30 local time on BBC World News. Learn more about the series and upcoming episodes here.