Guimaras Land Attractions & Island Hopping Half-Day Tour with Transfers from Iloilo
Discover the natural charms of Guimaras Island with this half-day tour. This itinerary will include visits to some of the best land attractions and an island-hopping adventure, making this an ideal experience for first-time visitors. The tour also includes pick-up and drop-off from Parola Wharf in Iloilo, land and boat transfers, service of a guide, complimentary bottled water, and souvenir key chains.
You can choose between a morning tour and an afternoon tour. For the morning excursion, you will be fetched from the Parola Wharf and quickly begin your inland tour while in an air-conditioned van. Your first stop will be at Jordan Wharf for a quick photo-op with the Mango Icon, a landmark that recognizes the mangoes that grow on the island. Guimaras is well-known for producing the sweetest mangoes in the Philippines.
From there, you will make your way to the Smallest Plaza, which features a statue of the Philippine National Hero, Dr. Jose Rizal. Next, you will visit Our Lady of the Philippines Trappist Monastery, the only Trappist monastery run by monks in the Philippines. Following this, you will stop by the Pasalubong Centers and Mango Market. Feel free to sample the delicacies here and purchase some for your loved ones at home.
Afterward, you will travel to the Guimaras Signage and Capitol Grounds, where you snap photos and admire the surroundings. You will then end your land tour with a stop at the National Mango Research and Development Center, where you will get a first-hand look at the lush greeneries that produce the island's world-class mangoes.
Next, you will hop on a boat and set sail for Tatlong Pulo, a pristine beach set along a secluded area of Jordan town. From there, you will then travel to Naburot Island, Ave Maria Islet, Natago Beach, and Lamurawan Beach. These tropical hideaways feature stunning shores where you can lay on the sand and wade into azure waters. You will then end your island-hopping adventure at the Baras Cave, a spacious hideaway that boasts rock formations and a natural pool.
When you're all set to go, you will sail back to the mainland. You can also have lunch at the famous Home of Mango Pizza at your own expense before being dropped off at the Parola Wharf. Meanwhile, the afternoon tour simply starts with the option for lunch before visiting the inland and island attractions.
Go on a road trip and an island-hopping adventure in Guimaras with this half-day tour. Check availability by choosing a date.
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Tour Information: This private tour is available daily from 7:00 AM. Activities not indicated are to be paid on site should guests want to avail themselves. Special pick-up and drop-off fees will apply for guests who want to be picked up in a different location.
Meet-up Information: Guide to the Philippines will send tour reminders at least (1) day before the tour date through your registered email address. Make sure to have the electronic copy of your confirmed tour voucher ready. On the day of the tour, your assigned Tour Guide will meet you at Parola Wharf at least thirty (30) minutes prior to start of the tour. Strictly no latecomers or tour reservation might be forfeited. To arrange for a private hotel pick-up and drop-off, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional transportation fees apply.
Tour Proper: Please be reminded also to dress appropriately. Be mindful of your personal belongings during the tour.
Children Friendly: Yes! Children 0-2 are free of charge but are not included in the complimentary meals. Parents may share their meal or pack food for their children.
Pet Friendly: No. Please understand that the establishment does not allow pets inside.
Senior Citizen/PWD Friendly: Yes. However, please be advised that this tour includes mostly walking tours and may not be suitable for PWDs or individuals with existing cardiovascular ailments.
Cancellation Policy: The operator may cancel the activity 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. Schedule cancellation requests must be made 48 hours before your original subject to approval. No shows are not entitled to reschedule and refund.