Aklan Kalibo Historical and Cultural Tour with Guide, Transfers & Unlimited Oyster Lunch
Go on this historical and cultural sightseeing tour in Aklan's bustling region. This sightseeing escapade of Aklan, Kalibo is suitable for people of all ages and showcases the finest of the province. It is inclusive of a local tour coordinator, a community guide on site, entrance fees, complimentary bottled water, complimentary unlimited oysters at Tambak for lunch, a Tamilok demonstration, and free hotel pick-up and drop-off.
After being picked up by your guide at your accommodation within Kalibo proper, you will pass by the Golden Salakot, an arts and antique shop. Make your way next to Aklan Freedom Shrine, a historic site that honors the 19 Aklan martyrs. The Kalibo Pastrana Park is located higher up. This park in the middle of Kalibo hosts the Ati-Atihan celebrations in mid-January.
After that, you will go to St. John the Baptist Cathedral. It is the oldest church in Aklan and is also known as the Kalibo Cathedral. Make your way next to Museo it Akean. This renovated structure is where you may learn about the province's customs and culture. It is a repository for the province's history.
You will also go to the Piña Weaving Site. Piña weaving is one of the province of Aklan's oldest industries. Observe and learn as locals perform this traditional art.
Following that, you will travel to Bakhawan Eco-Park, a 230-hectare mangrove forest near Kalibo. While enjoying the breeze, learn about the mangrove restoration effort. You will then go to Tambak, Aklan for an unlimited talaba or oyster lunch.
Next, you’ll head to the Cardinal Jaime Sin Monument, a memorial for the Aklan-born cardinal who was a key figure in the People Power Revolution. You will finish your journey at Papierus Arts and Crafts. Purchase genuine handmade paper items for your friends and family back home. Another option is Jocyl's Food Products, where you may buy snacks to take home with you.
Enjoy this sightseeing tour to Kalibo and discover the beauty of the province. Check the availability by choosing a date.
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This is a private tour. Lunch will be served during the tour. Activities not indicated are to be paid on site should guests want to avail themselves. In any case that one tourist attraction is not available, you will be brought to an alternate tourist destination.
Children Friendly: Children 0-3 are free of charge but are not included in the complimentary lunch. Parents may share their meal or pack food for their children.
Pet Friendly: No. Please understand that this is for your fur baby's safety.
Senior Citizen/PWD Friendly: There are no extreme activities included in this experience.
Pick-up time is at 9:00 AM Philippine Standard Time from any hotel within the vicinity of Kalibo proper To change the pick-up time and location please request in advance so our operator may check if the itinerary will fit as we may need to move the pick-up time if the location is far and additional fee may apply.
The operator may cancel the tour in case of force majeure or unforeseen circumstances like weather conditions. In this case, you will be given the option to reschedule or request a full refund. Note that being late by 15-30 minutes without any advice is considered a no-show. Schedule cancellation requests must be made 24 hours before your original subject to approval.