Go beyond your usual itinerary and jump into a much-needed break from the city as you explore greener pastures in Iloilo. Enjoy a fun and eco-friendly experience while learning about the basics of farming with this whole day farm exposure tour around the province’s countryside.
After your guide picks you up in Iloilo City, you will be taken to the farm in Orchard Valley. Established in 2002, this farm not only promotes organic farming, but it also supports responsible tourism. While visiting the farm, you can try their fresh produce, such as dairy, home-grown vegetables and herbs, and fruits that are in season.
From there, you will be heading to Santa Barbara, where you will see the famed Catmon Tree. A living symbol of Santa Barbara, the Catmon Tree has thick, green foliage with distinctly big white flowers. It is also where the town was first named after before it was changed to Santa Barbara. While in the town, you will also visit the Santa Barbara Irrigation Dam made in 1926. It is the first gravity irrigation in the Visayas region and is the oldest irrigation system in the country.
The next stop is the Damires Hills Tierra Verde Farm Resort. Aside from lush greens and thriving vegetation, this leisure farm also offers exciting activities, including a zipline, ATV rides, and a bungee trampoline. With over 40 hectares of land, this resort is one of the most significant contributors to the tourism industry of Iloilo.
The tour will end at Ephrathah Farms, a 7-hectare farm resort sprawling with various greenery and rolling hills. Ephrathah has a model farm that guests can visit. This large land boasts of their famed “Red Lady,” papaya, lakatan, and dragon fruit. There is also a fishpond, greenhouse, vegetable garden, mini-zoo, aquaculture, and livestock in the vicinity.
Immerse yourself in nature and learn more about farming with this whole day tour of farms in Iloilo. Check the booking availability by choosing a date.
- Not all establishments accept credit or debit cards, and ATMs may be limited.