Treat Yourself to Pangasinan's Local Cuisine | Full Day Food Sampling

Treat Yourself to Pangasinan's Local Cuisine | Full Day Food Sampling

Experience the flavors of Pangasinan by trying out its sumptuous local cuisine. This culinary tour is perfect for those wanting to explore the rich heritage of Pangasinan through its famous delicacies.

Wait for your driver to pick you up at your accommodation in Pangasinan. Once settled, your guide will provide you a checklist of the different cuisines you'll be trying out during the tour.

The province prides itself with having some of the best milkfish dishes in the country. This is why specialty bangus is the first on your list. You will be eating it with white rice and veggies. 

Take a spoonful of kaleskesan and savor its distinct taste. The closest equivalent of this dish made of innards is the sour soup called papaitan from Ilocos . Let the hot stew warm and refresh your body before you proceed to trying Alaminos longganisa. This local delicacy is a famous sausage stuffed with fat and meat, and has a distinctly reddish color. This is a common dish served during breakfast with egg and a cup of coffee, but you can also eat it for lunch and dinner.

Pigar-pigar is another noteworthy dish you will be eating during your food trip in the province. This delicacy has stir-fried vegetables, cabbage specifically, and strips of beef. You can easily find this in food stalls and restaurants in Dagupan.

You'll also visit Je's Bagoong Factory, a local factory specialized in creating fermented fish sauce. Not only will you learn the history of the factory, but you'll also see firsthand how it's produced and manufactured.

The last delicacy you'll be trying on your list is putong Calasiao. These rice-based cakes come in various colors and flavors such as pandan, ube or cheese. Make sure to bring some with you for your friends and loved ones.

Go on a culinary adventure and sample the delicious local delicacies that epitomize the region’s flavor. Book this food sampling tour package and get a taste of Pangasinan. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Quick facts

Tour information:
  • Available: All year
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Activities: Food and Culinary
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Languages: English
  • Attractions: Pangasinan
Pickup information:
  • Pickup time : 07:30.

Pick Up Location: Lingayen, Pangasinan

To avoid delays, please be ready for pickup 15 to 20 minutes before your scheduled departure.

  • Air-Conditioned Vehicle

  • English - Speaking Guide

  • Hotel Pick Up

  • Entrance Fee to Bagoong Factory

  • Lunch

  • Tips/Gratuities

What to bring:
  • Camera

  • Jacket or Umbrella (During Rainy Season)

  • Extra Towel

  • Personal Medicine

  • Water

Good to know:

- All our guides speak English.

- Not all establishments accept credit or debit cards, and ATMs can be limited.

- Children ages 2 years old and below are free of charge.

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Free cancellation
Free pickup
No credit card fees
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