6 Full Days
Day 1: Manila to Banaue
> 07:00AM pickup. It is timed and routed to avoid heavy traffic. Our trip passes through the rice fields, hills and mountains of Central Luzon, Nueva Vizcaya & Ifugao. Toilet, snack, and meal breaks are at your convenience and other stops for photos any time the scenery interests you. We will arrive in Banaue late in the afternoon. You can explore the town and have an early sleep for the next day’s adventure.
Day 2: Batad Village Day Tour
> Breakfast at the hotel. 08:30AM departure with the local public jeepney for a less than 1 hour drive to the Batad saddle jump off point. A 25 minutes trek to the viewpoint. The day includes photo opportunities around the rice terraces and an optional hike to Tappiyah falls. Lunch at a rustic restaurant overlooking the magnificent scenery of Batad. All with the services of an accredited and carefully selected local guide.
Day 3: Banaue to Sagada
> We leave Banaue in time to catch the early morning light at the spectacular viewpoints above Banaue. A scenic drive over the central Cordillera range overlooking rice terraces and traditional villages which brings us to Sagada, where we take you to the hanging coffins & burial cave sites and pelunking of the Sumaguing cave. Other sites/ activities that we offer for free are a visit to the Museum, pottery, lake Danum for sunset & Kiltapan Peak for sunrise, as long as they are open and weather permits. Driver will show you the best place for lunch, dinner and the best coffee in town.
Day 4: Sagada to Baguio
> Breakfast at 07:00am, depart at 08:00 am depart Sagada (6-7 hours’ drive) and proceed to Baguio via The famous Halsema highway (Scenic Road passing to a Vegetable Plantations of Benguet), Few Scenery stops along the way. E.T.A. in Baguio late afternoon, Check inn at the hotel, free time, suggest to visit well supplied Baguio City market and Baguio Central park Burnham park. Stay overnight.
Day 5: Baguio to Vigan
> Breakfast at 08:00am, depart 09:00am. Proceed on Baguio City tour (2-3 hours) (entrance fees are on personal accounts)
Option A: Eastern Baguio City Tour: Visit Ben Cab Museum (art gallery museum by National Artist Benjamin Cabrera, visit Baguio City Easter Weaving. Visit The Mansion (official residence of the Philippine President in Baguio)
Option B: Western Baguio City Tour: Visit P.M.A (Philippine Military Academy, visit Camp John Hay (former American rest and recreation facility by the Americans) and visit Mines View Park.
> Lunch by 12:00NN and leave the city by 01:00PM. Estimated time of arrival at Vigan is 05:00PM perfect for sunset at Crisologo Street, the time when it is the most attractive.
Day 6: Vigan to Manila
> After a 7AM breakfast depart by horse-drawn carriage for a 3hr tour of old Vigan at 08:00 AM, including the Burgos Museum, the Sequia Mansion, the Vigan Pottery and other examples of life in the colonial Philippines. Back to hotel and refresh before checking out. Visit the Hidden Garden Restaurant for lunch before departing for the 7-8 hr trip back to Manila. Estimated time of arrival in Manila is 08:00pm.
**Rates are subject to change due to hotel/room preferences.
**This is a book and buy basis. No booking has been made yet. Early booking is advised.
**An additional charge per way if pick up is outside Metro Manila that is in Southern area.
**Preferably doesn’t have a flight schedule (domestic or international) on the last day.
- Round-trip private air-conditioned vehicle
*MPV for 1 to 4 people & VAN for 5 to 8 people
*New MPV/VAN for Upgraded rate
- Service of an English speaking tourist driver
- Fuel, toll and parking fees
- Driver's fee, meals and accommodations
- 2 nights in Banaue Hotel
- 1 night in St. Joseph Resthouse
- 1 Holiday Park Hotel
- 1 night in Cordillera Inn
*1 Standard Twin for 2
*1 Standard Triple for 3
- Registration, environmental & entrance fees
- Regular spelunking of Sumaguing cave
- Service of local tour guide
- Visiting Echo Valley, Hanging Coffins, Burial Cave, Kiltepan Peak, Pottery & Lake Danum
Batad Day Tour:
- Service of an accredited local tour guide
- Private Jeepney transfer to & from Batad Saddle
- All permits and entrances
- Multiple viewpoint stops along the Halsema Highway
- Running tour of Baguio City
- 3 hours carriage tour
- Entrance Fees
- Visit Churches, museums, bell tower, pottery & souvenir shops