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PICTURES

Fort Ilocandia
Fort Ilocandia

St. Williams Cathedral
St. Williams Cathedral

Malacañang of the North
Malacañang of the North

Paoay Lake
Paoay Lake

Paoay Church
Paoay Church

Marcos Museum
Marcos Museum

Bangui Viewdeck
Bangui Viewdeck

 

ILOCANDIA TOUR

Ilocandia Tour

(4 days/ 3 nights)
Manila > Laoag > Vigan > Pagudpud > Manila
Departure: Daily (plane), Everyday (bus)

DESCRIPTION

Visit the land of the hardworking Ilocanos of the Northern coast of Luzon Island and revisit its cultural and historical sites. You'll surely fall in love with its town's preserved 17th century architecture.

This tour features the baroque churches of the coastal towns of the region and the heritage town of Vigan. Massive stonewalls and bricks that are characteristic of the architecture of the region, inspired the theme of Fort Ilocandia Resort Hotel where travelers experience the life of the past.


ITINERARY

Day 01. Arrival in Laoag

Take evening departure by public bus from Manila to arrive in Laoag in the morning. Upon arrival transfer to Fort Ilocandia for accommodation. Afternoon tour of Laoag City visiting St. Williams Cathedral and its sinking Bell Tower, the city market, Malacañang of the North, Paoay Sports Complex, Paoay Church, and the Marcos Museum. Return to Fort Ilocandia Resort for the night.

Day 02. Laoag > Vigan > Laoag

Breakfast at the resort then leave for Vigan. Upon arrival tour Vigan Town by calesa (horse-drawncarriage), visiting the heritage village of Old Spanish colonial houses and antique shops. Learn about the great men of Vigan by visiting the Burgos, Crisologo, and Juan Luna Museum. Stop at the burnay making area and at St. Paul's Cathedral. Enjoy lunch at the Aniceto Inn. Afternoon return to Laoag.

Day 03. Laoag > Pagudpud > Laoag

Breakfast at the resort then proceed to Pagudpud known as the Boracay of the North. En route stop at Pasuquin to observe salt harvesting, then a short stop at Bangui View Deck for a panoramic view of the South China Sea and the nearby coastal towns. Proceed to Pagudpud for swimming and lunch by the beach. Afternoon return to Laoag.

Day 04. Laoag > Manila

Breakfast at the resort. Morning transfer to the bus station for the return trip to Manila via a deluxe air-conditioned bus.

 

 

INCLUSIONS:
Three nights standard accommodation at Fort Ilocandia Resort (Twin Sharing)

Roundtrip transfers from Laoag Airport or Bus Terminal to the Hotel and vice-versa

Guided half day Laoag City Tour

Guided Pagudpud Tour with lunch

• Guided Vigan Tour with lunch

Daily buffet breakfast at Fort Ilocandia Golf and Country Club

EXTRA:
Meals not mentioned

Bus fare Manila/Laoag/Manila -
Air fare Manila/Laoag :

Bus and airfare rate are subject to adjustment.

HOW TO GET THERE:
From Manila you can go to Laoag either by bus, private car (private arrangement), and plane (daily).

 

Bus Schedule: 5AM to 11PM
Farinas (Sampaloc) Departure every hour

• Partas (Cubao) Departure every hour.

Flight Schedule:
PR 226 - T/TH/Sat 10:10/11:20

PR228 M/W/F Sun 17:45 / :18:55

 

 

 

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