Province of Cagayan
5days and 4 Nights
The Province of Cagayan is a never-ending adventure of caves, forests, waterfalls, beaches and centuries-old churches backed-up by hospitable Cagayanos and supported by well-maintained road system. Visitors will not only be treated to a worthwhile trip but also a gastronomic adventure of local cuisine and delicacies. Daily flights and evening buses traveling to Tuguegarao City will make travel to Cagayan an absolutely seamless experience. Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific flies daily from Manila to Tuguegarao City, the capital of the province. Comfortable night buses offering aircon buses like Deluxe, First Class and Sleeper Type are available daily.
Arrival Reception; motor to Sta. Ana; visit the Boacag Waterfalls, exploration, swimming, bring change of clothes; visit the Fr. Gerry Felipetto Museum.
Early morning trip to Palaui Island: sunrise viewing at the Manidad Island; explore Cape Engaño lighthouse, second growth old forest; try snorkeling and scuba diving with ecoguides and take your lunch at the Nature Village, the venue of Survivor 27-28 episodes. Motor to Claveria in the afternoon.
Explore the mile-long black fine sand beaches in Claveria, swimming or volunteer to help haul the fishnets of local fishermen; go to Taggat Lagoon and chance upon the fisherfolks bringing in their catch from the sea; motor to Tuguegarao City.
Visit local restaurants and try the Pancit Batil Patung; motor to the Cagayan Provincial Museum and Historical Research Center and Callao Caves Tourist Zone to explore Callao Cave; take boat upriver along Pinacanauan River for swimming or kayaking; watch the circadian flight of bats at dusk before driving back to the city.
Early morning trip to Piat Basilica Minore, exploration and attend Mass; souvenir hunting in the afternoon for bring home gifts like Tuguegarao Longganisa, carabao milk candy, peanuts, chicharabao. Take night bus back to Manila.