We surprise ourselves every now and then, and such wonderful discoveries make their way into our special interest tours. We offer a range of itinerary options, from an extended business meeting to a much-awaited family vacation or an adventure tour for your company.
BATANES is home to the famous Ivatans who are nationally acclaimed as the ”True Insulares.“ The Ivatans are of Malay decent from Taiwan as well as Spaniards who came to the island in the 16th century. The province lies at the northernmost tip of the Philippines and is composed of three major islands, namely -- Batan (the capital town of Basco), Sabtang and Itbayat. This tour transports you to a dreamland of undisturbed and unspoiled beauty of Batanes and immerses you with the generally peace-loving Ivatans. An ideal model for eco-tourism, Batanes offers a multitude of natural beauty and ecological attractions.
A bucket list for many local tourists, described as a dreamland because of its intense aesthetic landscapes and kindness exuded by its people. This tour includes 3-day excursions to North and South Batan (Batan is the main island of Batanes) and Sabtang Island. The highlights would be the Valugan of which beach is covered by countless boulders; Japanese Tunnel; Mount Carmel Church that is inspired by the Ivatan’s stone house; Tukon RadarStation, once a US weather station; Sabtang Island, a place known for its vernacular houses of the Ivatan in the villages of Chavayan and Savidug; churches; lighthouses; Hommoron Blue Lagoon, once an exclusive place for Spaniard settlers; House of Dakay, the oldest surviving old house in Batan; Honesty Coffee Shop, a store without crew; Alapad Rock Formation; Racuh A Payaman, also known as the Marlboro Country of the Philippines, and many more.
SIARGAO is not only known for surfing. It is also a place for game fishing because the coast abounds with tuna, mackerel, marlin, crabs, and squids. It is also an ideal island destination for nature tours because of its powdery white beaches, gorgeous aquamarine waters, falls and lagoons.
Siargao Island Countryside Tour will bring you to General Luna and Dapa; Del Carmen – one of the oldest settlement founded by the Spaniards in the cluster of islands in the Pacific Ocean, and is rich in biodiversity due to its 4,000 hectares of mangrove; San Benito and Santa Monica; Taktak Falls: Burgos where you will get the chance to see the proof that the “world is round;” Pacifico Beach of San Isidro; Magpupungko of Pilar (beach with tide pools).
Get enchanted with SIQUIJOR’s magical charms as you visit its waterfalls, caves, beaches and dive sites. Bike and hike around the challenging trails provided by the landscape. Siquijor will ensnare your senses with its exotic beauty and charm.
Your Siquijor Island excursion includes tour of St. Francis de Assisi Bell Tower and San Juan De Capilay Spring,; visit a local healer to witness a “bolo-bolo” session (a healing process to cure illnesses or curses). Proceed to the historical town of Lazi and marvel at the century old St. Isidro Labrador Church and Convent; quaint coastal town of Enrique Villanueva and Larena; and Triad which has a panoramic view of Siquijor.
BATAAN played an important role during the invasion and liberation of the Philippines from the Japanese forces. Bataan is frequented as a destination for Valor tour by the Americans, Japanese and Filipinos to commemorate the heroism that their loved ones offered in the name of military service. Aside from the memorial tours, Bataan is also popular for its Bataan Export Processing Zones (the first “free trade zone” in the Philippines), Pawikan Sanctuary, and world-class beach resorts. SUBIC and OLONGAPO CITY were former hosts to the largest US military facilities outside of the US mainland, the Subic Bay Naval Base.
This tour is a combination of memorial, nature appreciation, and historical tours. Start in Subic and Olongapo, former hosts to the largest military facilities outside of the US mainland. The tour proceeds to Bataan where you will be housed at Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar, a 400-hectare property that showcases architectural pieces of a bygone era from different parts of the country. This tour also highlights a Valor tour to commemorate those who served during the World War II.
Just because you are in the City of Gentle People does not mean that you should go easy on its amazing sights like its waterfalls, lakes and beaches. Walk by DUMAGUETE CITY's plazas and take your time in appreciating the sense of tranquility prevalent in the city. For inquisitive folks, you can visit museums and marine laboratories. This City of Gentle People will definitely leave a soft spot in your heart.
Discover and experience the “City of Gentle People.” Visit the Siliman University, the first American University in the Philippines; Anthropological Museum exhibits rare and priceless collection of ethnographic and archeological artifacts which date back as early as 200BC; a well-landscaped Ninoy Aquino Park, Negros Oriental Convention Center, Negros Oriental Arts and Heriage, Forest Camp. Dumaguete is a haven for dive enthusiasts - a good choice for diving expeditions in the country.
BACOLOD is the capital city of the province of Negros Occidental. Known as the “City of Smiles” because of its MassKara Festival, a Mardi Gras-like festival and a spectacularly mix of dance, color and music. Bacolod is also known as the Land of Sweet People and for its culinary heritage, including the famous Chicken Inasal (a kind of roast chicken on skewers) and sweet dessert treats like Piaya. Bacolod’s famous landmarks include the beautiful 19th century mansions of sugar barons, historical monuments and churches during the Spanish era.
Discover the lifestyle of the sugar barons or hacienderos through visits to Heritage Houses in Silay City; The Ruins, dubbed as the Taj Mahal of the Philippines is a grand mansion built by Don Mariano Ledesma Lacson as a gift for his Portugues wife; Capitol Grounds and Lagoon; San Sebastian Cathedral and Bishop’s Place; Pope John Paul II Tower. Sample Bacolod's sumptuous cuisine such as Chicken Inasal, Baby Back Ribs, seafood and heavenly desserts!