Ilocos Tours

Discover the rich heritage and culture of Ilocos with these tours. See the rural towns of Pagudpud en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, stroll at the historic Calle Crisologo in Vigan, or ride a 4X4 in Paoay sand dunes.

Ilocos Tours

Discover the rich heritage and culture of Ilocos with these tours. See the rural towns of Pagudpud en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, stroll at the historic Calle Crisologo in Vigan, or ride a 4X4 in Paoay sand dunes.
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Vigan Day Tour from Manila | With Guide and Transfers

Discover the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this immersive tour! This is ideal for those wanting to take a trip outside Manila and learn about the colonial past.  Your driver will fetch you at your meet up place in Starbucks Mall of Asia. You’ll then make your way to Vigan with your tour guide who’ll give you insights about this enchanting place. First, you go to the Bantay Bell Tower, which goes back to the 1590s in its history. This old structure resisted time tests and in the last few centuries saw the Spanish come and go. Then you're going to go to Mansion Syquia. President Elpidio Quirino is memorable in Vigan City (6th President of the Philippines). This is an important memorandum.  Come back to a time when kalesa or horse-drawn wagons were the only way to get to Calle Crisologo in the Spanish-ruled Philippines. This historical city is the perfect setting for your photographic works. You'll also visit the famous pottery attraction Pagburnayan where you can buy or build your own clay pot.  When you visit the Baluarte, a zoo that locals and tourists regularly visit, you will visit different kinds of animals. Then you head next to the Ilocos Regional Museum Complex. It is a group of museums which is important memorabilia like the dormitorial room of Elpidio Quirino. It’s amazing and lovely way to see Vigan up close and personal. A great destination in the Philippines, indeed.  Get insights and knowledge about the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this tour. Check availability by choosing a date above. 

Duration:
13hours
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Ilocos Sur Attractions with Dancing Fountain Show | With Driver and Guide

Explore more sites in Ilocos on this shared day tour. This tour is perfect for families and group of friends who want to know the history behind some of the most iconic places in the province of—not to mention it will only take you a day to complete this. The tour will star in the morning. You will be picked up from your hotel, and you will proceed to your first destination — Paoay. The first stop in Paoay will be the Malacañang of the North. This became the residence of the presidential family during the years of former president Ferdinand Marcos and is now a presidential museum. From there you will head to Paoay Lake, the largest lake in the province, and the Paoay Church which is also known as Saint Augustine Church. Before going to Vigan for lunch, you will first get a taste of the famous Ilocos empanada at the Batac Empanadahan. You will also get to see the Marcos Museum. After the Batac tour and lunch in Vigan, you will then get to the historic sites in Vigan like St. Paul’s Cathedral (also known as Vigan Cathedral), Bantay Church, Baluarte (a zoological park), and Pagburnayan Pottery where you can experience pottery or jar making. You would not want to miss visiting museums on this day tour. Enlighten your minds when you visit Burgos Museum and the Crisologo Museum which happened to be the former residence of a politician named Floro S. Crisologo. Another former residence of a politician will be your next stop, the Syquia Mansion. Entrance fee, if any, will be on pax account. Of course, a trip to Ilocos Sur will not be complete without heading to Calle Crisologo where you can find old and well-preserved houses. Meanwhile, the Ilocos Sur dancing fountain show will close your tour before heading back to Laoag. Book now to ensure a spot. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
12hours
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All year
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Ilocos Norte Attractions with Bangui Windmills | With Driver and Guide

Discover more of the historical background of Ilocos Norte province in this shared day tour. Taking a whole day to complete, this tour is perfect for families and group of friends who want to know the history behind the iconic sites of the province. After being picked up from your hotel, you will go to the city of Laoag where you will experience the Laoag City Rolling Tour. You will be able to see the Ilocos Norte Capitol, Tobacco Monopoly, Aurora Park, and Marcos Hall of Justice. You will also be directed to the St. William’s Cathedral and the famous Sinking Bell Tower after which may be 85 meters away from each other but are closely connected in history. The tower was said to be continuously sinking as years pass by because it was built on sandy ground. From Laoag City, you will be driven to Burgos to see the Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, also known as the Burgos Lighthouse. This lighthouse was declared by the Philippine government as National Historical Landmark and a National Cultural Treasure — definitely something you should not miss. Another gem from Burgos that you will head on next is the Kapurpurawan Formation which is best known for its limestone formations. You will then proceed to a wind farm where the Bangui Windmills are placed. These windmills greatly help the surrounding areas generate wind energy. From the wind farm, you will be headed to Pagudpud to have your lunch first so that you will have ample energy to spare for the other half of the day which will be equally fun. After a short tour in Pagudpud, you'll be stopping at the Patapat Viaduct first before going back to Laoag — a bridge that is elevated more than thirty meters above sea level. For an additional fee, you can also opt to experience the Ilocos Sand Dunes, ride a 4x4, or play in the sand bed. Don’t miss out on this popular tour to Ilocos Norte. Book now to ensure a spot. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
10hours
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Vigan and Ilocos Norte Day Tour | With Driver and Guide

Get a chance to see the best of Vigan and Ilocos Norte in this budget-friendly escapade. This tour is perfect for those wanting to discover the highlights of the region, specifically the stunning views of its rural towns, in just a day. The driver will pick you up at your accommodation in Laoag. Once settled, your tour guide will discuss to you the itinerary of various Ilocos’ attractions. You will first arrive at Paoay Lake, which is a place frequently visited by the locals. Go on a leisurely walk to breathe in the fresh air and enjoy the view. Afterward, you will be making your way to Malacanang of the North, a house turned into a museum with displays about the region’s vibrant history. Marvel at Paoay Church’s beautiful, baroque-inspired facade next. This religious relic has survived earthquakes over its centuries’ long existence. This UNESCO-listed attraction is one of the province’s most popular and most photographed site. During the tour, you will also be visiting the Juan and Antonio Luna Museum to learn about the two titular historical figures. Appreciate the well-preserved artifacts found inside. You will be making your way to St. Paul’s Cathedral next; a major landmark in the country that withstood the test of time. You will also be dropping by at another art tourist spot, the Marcos Museum, to learn about the life of the former Philippine president.  Explore the narrow, cobblestone streets of Calle Crisologo in Vigan. Buy souvenirs from one of the quaint shops, ride the kalesa or horse-drawn carriage and grab a kilo or two of local longganisa and other local dishes like Vigan empanada. Avail this package now and see what makes Ilocos a prime tourist destination. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
9hours
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All year
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Vigan Heritage Tour | With Driver and Guide

Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this historical full day tour. This guided tour is perfect for those wanting to explore the quaint part of Ilocos and learn the history behind its aesthetic-looking buildings. Wait for your designated driver to pick you up at the lobby of your accommodation in Laoag City. Once settled, your guide will give you a brief rundown of the day's itinerary, starting from a visit to St. Paul's Cathedral. Also known as the Metropolitan Cathedral, the St. Paul’s Cathedral is a relic of the country’s colonial history. The current structure has been around since the 1800s with many reconstructions and maintenance throughout the centuries. You will then make your way to Bantay Bell Tower, which traces its history all the way back to the 1590s. This ancient structure has withstood the test of time and has seen the Spanish come and leave in the last few centuries. Take pictures of this Ilocandia icon and feel the wave of nostalgia wash over you as you try to imagine what life was like before. Go back to a time where kalesas or horse-drawn carriages were the only mode of transportation at the Spanish-ruled Philippines when you explore Calle Crisologo. This heritage town is a perfect backdrop for your photo ops. You will also be visiting Pagburnayan, a famous pottery attraction wherein you can buy or create your own pot made by clay. Enjoy an animal sightseeing adventure when you visit Baluarte next, a zoological park visited regularly by locals and tourists alike. Afterward, you'll be heading next to Ilocos Regional Museum Complex, a group of museums housing important memorabilia such as Elpidio Quirino's bedroom, Chiang Kai Shek's gift to the former president, and a collection of Basi wine, a popular alcoholic fermented beverage made from sugarcane. Walk on the cobblestone streets of Vigan and discover its old world charm alone or with your loved ones. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
9hours
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Ilocos Norte’s Best Attractions | Laoag, Pagudpud, and Sarrat

Hop along this tour around Ilocos Norte’s best attractions. If you like to go on historical trips combined with some sightseeing of natural wonders, this tour is tailor fit for you. You will be picked up from your accommodation in Laoag then you will be taken to St. William’s Cathedral. Admire the Italian Renaissance exterior and take a look inside to see the intricate details of the altar. Just a short walk from the cathedral is the Sinking Bell Tower. Built on a weak foundation centuries ago, this tower sinks at a rate of one inch every year. Take a picture with this unique sight before heading to some of the museums in the region. Learn more about the region’s rich history when you visit Museo Ilocos Norte and Malacañang of the North. Both houses artifacts dating as far back as the Spanish Era. You will also see the historical landmarks Cape Bojeador Lighthouse and Tobacco Monopoly Marker. Head over to the town of Sarrat to explore some more vestiges of Spanish influence in the region. In this suburb, you will see Sta. Monica Parish Church, the largest in the whole of Ilocos Norte and an Important Cultural Property of the Philippines. Drive through Patapat Viaduct, one of the longest bridges in the country. After the zigzag road, you will see Bangui Windmills, the region’s source of renewable energy. Douse off the afternoon heat by taking a dip into the azure waters of the Blue Lagoon, a popular destination in the coastal town of Pagudpud, If you don’t like to swim, you can simply laze on the fine sand of the beach or relax in one of the cottages nearby. Pack your cameras and join this tour around Ilocos Norte’s picturesque attractions. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
8hours
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Pagudpud Sightseeing Day Tour | With Driver Guide

Discover the natural and man-made attractions of Pagudpud, Ilocos when you go on this adventure. Get a bird’s-eye view of the region from Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, see the towering windmills with a trip to Bangui, marvel at the stunning Kapurpurawan Rock Formation and see the rest of the region. Join this tour to experience nature’s best in Pagudpud. The day begins when you get picked up at your hotel in Laoag City. Once the van arrives, find a spot and get comfortable for the drive to the attractions included in the itinerary. You can ask the driver if you need to use the toilet or want to make a quick photo stop. See the rural towns and the countryside en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse. This active lighthouse was built and first lit in the 1890s. This piece of history is worth a few photos and selfies before moving to your next stop.  The Patapat Viaduct is a man-made beauty that hugs the hills and provides stunning views of the sea. Ask the driver to make a stop to take pictures of the surroundings. After crossing the Patapat Bridge, drop by the next attraction, Agua Grande. This attraction has cold and glass-like waters and a picnic area to rest and unwind in. The next stop in the itinerary is Paraiso ni Anton which is only a short distance from Agua Verde. Many visitors make a brief stopover here to fill their bottles and jugs with the water that supposedly has healing powers flowing from the mountains. Capture the rugged beauty of the Kapurpurawan Rock Formation using your camera or phone. This white beauty is one of the most popular attractions in the region. The Bangui Windmills generate a substantial amount of power in the province. These windmills also make for a picture perfect background for photography. Pagudpud in Northern Ilocos has plenty to offer visitors from sea views to rock formations to windmills. Book a trip today and enjoy the natural attractions and stunning views in Pagudpud. Check for an available date above.

Duration:
6.5hours
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All year
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Pagudpud and Laoag Sightseeing Tour | With Driver and Guide

Get the best of both worlds when you join this combo day tour of Ilocos Norte’s famous destinations where you will get to see the historical city of Laoag and the beautiful countryside of Pagudpud. If you want to get a deeper insight into the region’s rich history and at the same time enjoy the bucolic landscape, this tour is perfect for you! After being picked up from your hotel in Laoag, you will start your city tour. While on your way, your tour guide will discuss the itinerary and other interesting trivia about the region. Your first stop is the Sinking Bell Tower, a relic dating back to the Spanish colonization period. Built in the 16th century, this tower survived centuries of earthquakes and other acts of God. Despite withstanding the test of time, it sinks deeper into the ground an inch every year. Near the bell tower is Laoag Cathedral, also known as St. William’s Cathedral. Say a prayer or light a candle before you head to the museums where you will learn more about the rich history of the province. The Malacañang of the North houses old furniture and follows traditional home design reminiscent of the region’s wealthy past during the Acapulco maritime trade. On the other hand, the Marcos Museum and Mausoleum is an ancestral home converted into a museum after the passing of former Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos. Before you go to Pagudpud for a countryside trip, you will pay a visit to San Agustin Church or more famously known as Paoay Church, a UNESCO-listed site included in the Baroque Churches of the Philippines. Driving through the Patapat Viaduct, which is also a famous attraction itself, you will see the Bangui Windmills, an excellent energy source in the region. Afterward, you will go to Kapurpurawan Rock Formation. Mother Nature itself crafted this rugged geological formation through the crashing waves of the West Philippine Sea and the wind. Explore the beauty of Ilocos Norte’s countryside and its rich culture and heritage. Check availability by choosing a date above. hello

Duration:
10hours
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All year
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Ilocos Norte Tourist Attractions | Cultural and Heritage Tour

Get ready to see the remnants of the Philippines’ Spanish colonial past in this guided tour of Ilocos Norte. If you like history and culture, this day trip to the towns of Paoay, Batac, and Laoag City is definitely for you. After being picked up from your hotel in Laoag City, you will head to the Sinking Bell Tower and St. William Cathedral. Your tour guide will discuss in depth the rich history of these attractions. Take out your camera and snap a picture of the bell tower that sinks an inch deeper every year. St. William Cathedral is well-known for its Baroque and Italian Renaissance design. It had an important role in preserving Catholicism during the spread of Philippine Independent Church. From there, you will head to attractions that will show you the rich history and culture of the province. You will visit Museo Ilocos Norte, Marcos Museum, and Malacañang of the North. Expect to see the heavy influence of the Spanish and the Chinese in Ilocos through displays and exhibits. In Marcos Museum, for example, you will see the former president Ferdinand Marcos’s programs during his 20 years of service. Museo Ilocos Norte, on the other hand, is a heritage structure that used to be a tobacco warehouse. It has a lot of interesting exhibits as well as information on how tobacco farming was done. You will check out Paoay Church next. It is a UNESCO Heritage Site in distinctive Baroque architecture. It is also known for having withstood natural disasters since the 18th century. From Paoay, you will make a short stop at the Tobacco Monopoly Marker. This monument celebrates the end of the Spanish exploitation of Ilocano farmers. Learn about the Philippines' rich Spanish heritage when you book this tour of Ilocos Norte attractions. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
5hours
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All year
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Pagudpud Sightseeing Tour | Pickup & Dropoff from Laoag

Have an exciting adventure in Ilocos by exploring Pagudpud’s famous destinations. Go on a scenic drive through the countryside and the Patapat Viaduct. Take photos of nature’s work of art in Kapurpurawan Rock Formation with its picturesque white surface and beautiful formations. This all-inclusive guided tour provides you with comfort and convenience. Your private transfer will pick you up in your accommodation at Laoag City along with your guide who will provide the day's itinerary. You'll first make your way to Cape Bojeador where you'll experience a flashback to Spanish times. This historical relic stationed on Nagpartian Hill still shines a light for ships passing and entering the Philippines. Take your time imagining what it was like a century ago. Make sure to take photos as well during your stay. Enjoy the views of the ocean and the verdant hills as you drive through the Patapat Viaduct. Stop for a while to take pictures and take in the cool, fresh countryside breeze. Walk on the white-washed surface of Kapurpurawan Rock Formation next and marvel at nature’s beauty. “Puraw” means “white” in Ilokano, hence the name of this attraction. The stunning waves and grooves of the formations are spectacular. The main draw of this destination is the anvil-like rock facing the sea. Find the perfect spot for a selfie or group picture of this Ilocos icon before leaving. The Bangui Windmills is one of the main sources of energy in the region. These man-made wonders spin like pinwheels with the scenic countryside as its backdrop. Stay until sunset to capture mesmerizing photos of the sky turning into fiery orange. Go sightseeing around Pagudpud, this premier destination in Ilocos has a bit of everything visitors are looking for, from nature to culture. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
8hours
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All year
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Vigan Sightseeing Tour | Pickup & Dropoff from Laoag

Come along this tour that will take you to the UNESCO World Heritage City of Vigan. If you are staying in Laoag for its beautiful sand dunes and other natural wonders, but want to see the historic side of Ilocos, this trip is perfect for you. After being picked up from your hotel in Laoag, you will head straight to the most famous stop in Vigan: Calle Crisologo. It is best known for the Spanish-era houses that line the street. Your guide will conduct a walking tour along the street's four blocks to discuss its rich history and heritage. Afterwards, you will be free to walk along the cobblestone streets at your own pace. Immerse yourself fully in the experience by buying local products and trying out authentic Ilocano dishes. Grab a bite of the famous Vigan empanada, a pastry stuffed with pork or beef. You’ll also see kalesas (horse-drawn carriage) being used as a mode of transportation. From Calle Crisologo, you will go to Plaza Burgos next. This public space has a lot of food kiosks, making it the perfect place to drink some refreshments to douse the heat. Here, you will find a statue of Father Burgos, one of the martyred priests during the Spanish Colonial Period. Head next to Syquia Mansion, resident of former Philippine president Elpidio Quirino. This ancestral house contains paintings of his family, memorabilia, and antique furniture. One of the most recognizable artworks inside is a replica of the Spoliarium by Juan Luna. Afterwards, check out Baluarte Zoo, where you will see some animals endemic to the Philippines. Families will definitely enjoy this stopover, as children can pet the animals and learn about them. Explore the rich culture and heritage of Vigan and see what makes it a UNESCO World Heritage site. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
5hours
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Laoag and Vigan Sightseeing Tour | Pickup & Dropoff from Laoag

Appreciate the rich history and culture of Laoag and Vigan in this family-friendly sightseeing day trip in Ilocos. If you like heritage and culture, this guided day tour would be a good choice. Your day starts when you are picked up by your guide from your accommodation in Laoag City or Vigan. From there you will go to Malacañang of the North, a two-story mansion overlooking Paoay Lake. The mansion is the former home of the Marcos family. Now a tourist destination, it features the programs of former Philippine president Ferdinand Marcos during his 20-year term. It has seven rooms, each one having its own theme. You can learn more about the Marcoses when you visit the Marcos Museum where you will see the late president’s memorabilia and mausoleum. From the museum, you will head to Paoay Church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and National Cultural Treasure. You will also check out the unique sinking bell tower. Over a century old, this structure is a popular landmark in the region and known to sink an inch or so every year. Drop by the Museo Ilocos Norte next to learn more about the northern part of the region. On display are items and exhibits showcasing the culture of the Ilocanos. In Vigan, your next stop, you will see the famous Calle Crisologo, the iconic street that brings to mind the Spanish colonial era. Its cobblestone streets and traditional Spanish houses make for the perfect backdrop to your photos. From Calle Crisologo, continue your stroll to Plaza Burgos. Get a glimpse of local life and have a taste of the delectable Vigan empanada. You will also have the opportunity to see Syquia Mansion, Pagburnayan Pottery Making, and the Heritage Village. Discover some of the iconic sites in Ilocos as well as its history and culture with this guided day tour. Check availability by selecting a date above.

Duration:
8hours
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Laoag and Pagudpud Sightseeing Tour | Pickup & Dropoff from Laoag

Get to know Laoag and Pagudpud’s famous landmarks and natural attractions by booking this tour. This excursion is the perfect sidetrip for guests visiting Ilocos for its famed beaches and sand dunes but want to explore other iconic sites in the region. The tour begins when you’re picked up from your accommodation in Laoag. Your tour guide will briefly discuss the itinerary while making your way to your first stop. First, you will proceed to Malacañang of the North and Museo Ilocos Norte to learn about the province's rich history through the memorabilia and exhibits displayed. Afterwards, you will head to Marcos Museum to discover the life story of the former president and dictator Ferdinand Marcos. From the museum, you will continue to the Sinking Bell Tower and St. William Cathedral before stopping by at Tobacco Monopoly marker, a monument commemorating the end of Spain’s monopoly over the tobacco trade in the country. Both religious structures are iconic because of their distinct features and design. You will also visit Paoay Church. Feel the historical significance of the site the moment you set your eyes on its buttresses and unique baroque design that earned it a UNESCO Heritage listing. This structure has survived over the centuries despite earthquakes and the ravages of time. On your way to Kapurpurawan Rock Formation, you will see the stunning countryside with its idyllic charm and spectacular views as you drive through the Patapat Viaduct. End the day with a stop at the Bangui Windmills; these pinwheel-like structures generate a substantial amount of sustainable energy in the region. It is also a picture perfect destination because of the vast stretch of blue skies as its backdrop. Pack your bags and don’t forget to bring your camera with you to capture Ilocos Norte’s iconic sites. Check availability by selecting a date above.

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8hours
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Ilocos Tours

Discover the rich heritage and culture of Ilocos with these tours. See the rural towns of Pagudpud en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, stroll at the historic Calle Crisologo in Vigan, or ride a 4X4 in Paoay sand dunes.

Ilocos Tours

Discover the rich heritage and culture of Ilocos with these tours. See the rural towns of Pagudpud en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, stroll at the historic Calle Crisologo in Vigan, or ride a 4X4 in Paoay sand dunes.
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Vigan Day Tour from Manila | With Guide and Transfers

Discover the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this immersive tour! This is ideal for those wanting to take a trip outside Manila and learn about the colonial past.  Your driver will fetch you at your meet up place in Starbucks Mall of Asia. You’ll then make your way to Vigan with your tour guide who’ll give you insights about this enchanting place. First, you go to the Bantay Bell Tower, which goes back to the 1590s in its history. This old structure resisted time tests and in the last few centuries saw the Spanish come and go. Then you're going to go to Mansion Syquia. President Elpidio Quirino is memorable in Vigan City (6th President of the Philippines). This is an important memorandum.  Come back to a time when kalesa or horse-drawn wagons were the only way to get to Calle Crisologo in the Spanish-ruled Philippines. This historical city is the perfect setting for your photographic works. You'll also visit the famous pottery attraction Pagburnayan where you can buy or build your own clay pot.  When you visit the Baluarte, a zoo that locals and tourists regularly visit, you will visit different kinds of animals. Then you head next to the Ilocos Regional Museum Complex. It is a group of museums which is important memorabilia like the dormitorial room of Elpidio Quirino. It’s amazing and lovely way to see Vigan up close and personal. A great destination in the Philippines, indeed.  Get insights and knowledge about the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this tour. Check availability by choosing a date above. 

Duration:
13hours
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All year
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Ilocos Sur Attractions with Dancing Fountain Show | With Driver and Guide

Explore more sites in Ilocos on this shared day tour. This tour is perfect for families and group of friends who want to know the history behind some of the most iconic places in the province of—not to mention it will only take you a day to complete this. The tour will star in the morning. You will be picked up from your hotel, and you will proceed to your first destination — Paoay. The first stop in Paoay will be the Malacañang of the North. This became the residence of the presidential family during the years of former president Ferdinand Marcos and is now a presidential museum. From there you will head to Paoay Lake, the largest lake in the province, and the Paoay Church which is also known as Saint Augustine Church. Before going to Vigan for lunch, you will first get a taste of the famous Ilocos empanada at the Batac Empanadahan. You will also get to see the Marcos Museum. After the Batac tour and lunch in Vigan, you will then get to the historic sites in Vigan like St. Paul’s Cathedral (also known as Vigan Cathedral), Bantay Church, Baluarte (a zoological park), and Pagburnayan Pottery where you can experience pottery or jar making. You would not want to miss visiting museums on this day tour. Enlighten your minds when you visit Burgos Museum and the Crisologo Museum which happened to be the former residence of a politician named Floro S. Crisologo. Another former residence of a politician will be your next stop, the Syquia Mansion. Entrance fee, if any, will be on pax account. Of course, a trip to Ilocos Sur will not be complete without heading to Calle Crisologo where you can find old and well-preserved houses. Meanwhile, the Ilocos Sur dancing fountain show will close your tour before heading back to Laoag. Book now to ensure a spot. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
12hours
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All year
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Ilocos Norte Attractions with Bangui Windmills | With Driver and Guide

Discover more of the historical background of Ilocos Norte province in this shared day tour. Taking a whole day to complete, this tour is perfect for families and group of friends who want to know the history behind the iconic sites of the province. After being picked up from your hotel, you will go to the city of Laoag where you will experience the Laoag City Rolling Tour. You will be able to see the Ilocos Norte Capitol, Tobacco Monopoly, Aurora Park, and Marcos Hall of Justice. You will also be directed to the St. William’s Cathedral and the famous Sinking Bell Tower after which may be 85 meters away from each other but are closely connected in history. The tower was said to be continuously sinking as years pass by because it was built on sandy ground. From Laoag City, you will be driven to Burgos to see the Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, also known as the Burgos Lighthouse. This lighthouse was declared by the Philippine government as National Historical Landmark and a National Cultural Treasure — definitely something you should not miss. Another gem from Burgos that you will head on next is the Kapurpurawan Formation which is best known for its limestone formations. You will then proceed to a wind farm where the Bangui Windmills are placed. These windmills greatly help the surrounding areas generate wind energy. From the wind farm, you will be headed to Pagudpud to have your lunch first so that you will have ample energy to spare for the other half of the day which will be equally fun. After a short tour in Pagudpud, you'll be stopping at the Patapat Viaduct first before going back to Laoag — a bridge that is elevated more than thirty meters above sea level. For an additional fee, you can also opt to experience the Ilocos Sand Dunes, ride a 4x4, or play in the sand bed. Don’t miss out on this popular tour to Ilocos Norte. Book now to ensure a spot. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
10hours
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Vigan and Ilocos Norte Day Tour | With Driver and Guide

Get a chance to see the best of Vigan and Ilocos Norte in this budget-friendly escapade. This tour is perfect for those wanting to discover the highlights of the region, specifically the stunning views of its rural towns, in just a day. The driver will pick you up at your accommodation in Laoag. Once settled, your tour guide will discuss to you the itinerary of various Ilocos’ attractions. You will first arrive at Paoay Lake, which is a place frequently visited by the locals. Go on a leisurely walk to breathe in the fresh air and enjoy the view. Afterward, you will be making your way to Malacanang of the North, a house turned into a museum with displays about the region’s vibrant history. Marvel at Paoay Church’s beautiful, baroque-inspired facade next. This religious relic has survived earthquakes over its centuries’ long existence. This UNESCO-listed attraction is one of the province’s most popular and most photographed site. During the tour, you will also be visiting the Juan and Antonio Luna Museum to learn about the two titular historical figures. Appreciate the well-preserved artifacts found inside. You will be making your way to St. Paul’s Cathedral next; a major landmark in the country that withstood the test of time. You will also be dropping by at another art tourist spot, the Marcos Museum, to learn about the life of the former Philippine president.  Explore the narrow, cobblestone streets of Calle Crisologo in Vigan. Buy souvenirs from one of the quaint shops, ride the kalesa or horse-drawn carriage and grab a kilo or two of local longganisa and other local dishes like Vigan empanada. Avail this package now and see what makes Ilocos a prime tourist destination. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
9hours
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All year
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Vigan Heritage Tour | With Driver and Guide

Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this historical full day tour. This guided tour is perfect for those wanting to explore the quaint part of Ilocos and learn the history behind its aesthetic-looking buildings. Wait for your designated driver to pick you up at the lobby of your accommodation in Laoag City. Once settled, your guide will give you a brief rundown of the day's itinerary, starting from a visit to St. Paul's Cathedral. Also known as the Metropolitan Cathedral, the St. Paul’s Cathedral is a relic of the country’s colonial history. The current structure has been around since the 1800s with many reconstructions and maintenance throughout the centuries. You will then make your way to Bantay Bell Tower, which traces its history all the way back to the 1590s. This ancient structure has withstood the test of time and has seen the Spanish come and leave in the last few centuries. Take pictures of this Ilocandia icon and feel the wave of nostalgia wash over you as you try to imagine what life was like before. Go back to a time where kalesas or horse-drawn carriages were the only mode of transportation at the Spanish-ruled Philippines when you explore Calle Crisologo. This heritage town is a perfect backdrop for your photo ops. You will also be visiting Pagburnayan, a famous pottery attraction wherein you can buy or create your own pot made by clay. Enjoy an animal sightseeing adventure when you visit Baluarte next, a zoological park visited regularly by locals and tourists alike. Afterward, you'll be heading next to Ilocos Regional Museum Complex, a group of museums housing important memorabilia such as Elpidio Quirino's bedroom, Chiang Kai Shek's gift to the former president, and a collection of Basi wine, a popular alcoholic fermented beverage made from sugarcane. Walk on the cobblestone streets of Vigan and discover its old world charm alone or with your loved ones. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
9hours
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All year
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Ilocos Norte’s Best Attractions | Laoag, Pagudpud, and Sarrat

Hop along this tour around Ilocos Norte’s best attractions. If you like to go on historical trips combined with some sightseeing of natural wonders, this tour is tailor fit for you. You will be picked up from your accommodation in Laoag then you will be taken to St. William’s Cathedral. Admire the Italian Renaissance exterior and take a look inside to see the intricate details of the altar. Just a short walk from the cathedral is the Sinking Bell Tower. Built on a weak foundation centuries ago, this tower sinks at a rate of one inch every year. Take a picture with this unique sight before heading to some of the museums in the region. Learn more about the region’s rich history when you visit Museo Ilocos Norte and Malacañang of the North. Both houses artifacts dating as far back as the Spanish Era. You will also see the historical landmarks Cape Bojeador Lighthouse and Tobacco Monopoly Marker. Head over to the town of Sarrat to explore some more vestiges of Spanish influence in the region. In this suburb, you will see Sta. Monica Parish Church, the largest in the whole of Ilocos Norte and an Important Cultural Property of the Philippines. Drive through Patapat Viaduct, one of the longest bridges in the country. After the zigzag road, you will see Bangui Windmills, the region’s source of renewable energy. Douse off the afternoon heat by taking a dip into the azure waters of the Blue Lagoon, a popular destination in the coastal town of Pagudpud, If you don’t like to swim, you can simply laze on the fine sand of the beach or relax in one of the cottages nearby. Pack your cameras and join this tour around Ilocos Norte’s picturesque attractions. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
8hours
Available:
All year
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Pagudpud Sightseeing Day Tour | With Driver Guide

Discover the natural and man-made attractions of Pagudpud, Ilocos when you go on this adventure. Get a bird’s-eye view of the region from Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, see the towering windmills with a trip to Bangui, marvel at the stunning Kapurpurawan Rock Formation and see the rest of the region. Join this tour to experience nature’s best in Pagudpud. The day begins when you get picked up at your hotel in Laoag City. Once the van arrives, find a spot and get comfortable for the drive to the attractions included in the itinerary. You can ask the driver if you need to use the toilet or want to make a quick photo stop. See the rural towns and the countryside en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse. This active lighthouse was built and first lit in the 1890s. This piece of history is worth a few photos and selfies before moving to your next stop.  The Patapat Viaduct is a man-made beauty that hugs the hills and provides stunning views of the sea. Ask the driver to make a stop to take pictures of the surroundings. After crossing the Patapat Bridge, drop by the next attraction, Agua Grande. This attraction has cold and glass-like waters and a picnic area to rest and unwind in. The next stop in the itinerary is Paraiso ni Anton which is only a short distance from Agua Verde. Many visitors make a brief stopover here to fill their bottles and jugs with the water that supposedly has healing powers flowing from the mountains. Capture the rugged beauty of the Kapurpurawan Rock Formation using your camera or phone. This white beauty is one of the most popular attractions in the region. The Bangui Windmills generate a substantial amount of power in the province. These windmills also make for a picture perfect background for photography. Pagudpud in Northern Ilocos has plenty to offer visitors from sea views to rock formations to windmills. Book a trip today and enjoy the natural attractions and stunning views in Pagudpud. Check for an available date above.

Duration:
6.5hours
Available:
All year
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Pagudpud and Laoag Sightseeing Tour | With Driver and Guide

Get the best of both worlds when you join this combo day tour of Ilocos Norte’s famous destinations where you will get to see the historical city of Laoag and the beautiful countryside of Pagudpud. If you want to get a deeper insight into the region’s rich history and at the same time enjoy the bucolic landscape, this tour is perfect for you! After being picked up from your hotel in Laoag, you will start your city tour. While on your way, your tour guide will discuss the itinerary and other interesting trivia about the region. Your first stop is the Sinking Bell Tower, a relic dating back to the Spanish colonization period. Built in the 16th century, this tower survived centuries of earthquakes and other acts of God. Despite withstanding the test of time, it sinks deeper into the ground an inch every year. Near the bell tower is Laoag Cathedral, also known as St. William’s Cathedral. Say a prayer or light a candle before you head to the museums where you will learn more about the rich history of the province. The Malacañang of the North houses old furniture and follows traditional home design reminiscent of the region’s wealthy past during the Acapulco maritime trade. On the other hand, the Marcos Museum and Mausoleum is an ancestral home converted into a museum after the passing of former Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos. Before you go to Pagudpud for a countryside trip, you will pay a visit to San Agustin Church or more famously known as Paoay Church, a UNESCO-listed site included in the Baroque Churches of the Philippines. Driving through the Patapat Viaduct, which is also a famous attraction itself, you will see the Bangui Windmills, an excellent energy source in the region. Afterward, you will go to Kapurpurawan Rock Formation. Mother Nature itself crafted this rugged geological formation through the crashing waves of the West Philippine Sea and the wind. Explore the beauty of Ilocos Norte’s countryside and its rich culture and heritage. Check availability by choosing a date above. hello

Duration:
10hours
Available:
All year
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Ilocos Norte Tourist Attractions | Cultural and Heritage Tour

Get ready to see the remnants of the Philippines’ Spanish colonial past in this guided tour of Ilocos Norte. If you like history and culture, this day trip to the towns of Paoay, Batac, and Laoag City is definitely for you. After being picked up from your hotel in Laoag City, you will head to the Sinking Bell Tower and St. William Cathedral. Your tour guide will discuss in depth the rich history of these attractions. Take out your camera and snap a picture of the bell tower that sinks an inch deeper every year. St. William Cathedral is well-known for its Baroque and Italian Renaissance design. It had an important role in preserving Catholicism during the spread of Philippine Independent Church. From there, you will head to attractions that will show you the rich history and culture of the province. You will visit Museo Ilocos Norte, Marcos Museum, and Malacañang of the North. Expect to see the heavy influence of the Spanish and the Chinese in Ilocos through displays and exhibits. In Marcos Museum, for example, you will see the former president Ferdinand Marcos’s programs during his 20 years of service. Museo Ilocos Norte, on the other hand, is a heritage structure that used to be a tobacco warehouse. It has a lot of interesting exhibits as well as information on how tobacco farming was done. You will check out Paoay Church next. It is a UNESCO Heritage Site in distinctive Baroque architecture. It is also known for having withstood natural disasters since the 18th century. From Paoay, you will make a short stop at the Tobacco Monopoly Marker. This monument celebrates the end of the Spanish exploitation of Ilocano farmers. Learn about the Philippines' rich Spanish heritage when you book this tour of Ilocos Norte attractions. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
5hours
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All year
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Pagudpud Sightseeing Tour | Pickup & Dropoff from Laoag

Have an exciting adventure in Ilocos by exploring Pagudpud’s famous destinations. Go on a scenic drive through the countryside and the Patapat Viaduct. Take photos of nature’s work of art in Kapurpurawan Rock Formation with its picturesque white surface and beautiful formations. This all-inclusive guided tour provides you with comfort and convenience. Your private transfer will pick you up in your accommodation at Laoag City along with your guide who will provide the day's itinerary. You'll first make your way to Cape Bojeador where you'll experience a flashback to Spanish times. This historical relic stationed on Nagpartian Hill still shines a light for ships passing and entering the Philippines. Take your time imagining what it was like a century ago. Make sure to take photos as well during your stay. Enjoy the views of the ocean and the verdant hills as you drive through the Patapat Viaduct. Stop for a while to take pictures and take in the cool, fresh countryside breeze. Walk on the white-washed surface of Kapurpurawan Rock Formation next and marvel at nature’s beauty. “Puraw” means “white” in Ilokano, hence the name of this attraction. The stunning waves and grooves of the formations are spectacular. The main draw of this destination is the anvil-like rock facing the sea. Find the perfect spot for a selfie or group picture of this Ilocos icon before leaving. The Bangui Windmills is one of the main sources of energy in the region. These man-made wonders spin like pinwheels with the scenic countryside as its backdrop. Stay until sunset to capture mesmerizing photos of the sky turning into fiery orange. Go sightseeing around Pagudpud, this premier destination in Ilocos has a bit of everything visitors are looking for, from nature to culture. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
8hours
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All year
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Vigan Sightseeing Tour | Pickup & Dropoff from Laoag

Come along this tour that will take you to the UNESCO World Heritage City of Vigan. If you are staying in Laoag for its beautiful sand dunes and other natural wonders, but want to see the historic side of Ilocos, this trip is perfect for you. After being picked up from your hotel in Laoag, you will head straight to the most famous stop in Vigan: Calle Crisologo. It is best known for the Spanish-era houses that line the street. Your guide will conduct a walking tour along the street's four blocks to discuss its rich history and heritage. Afterwards, you will be free to walk along the cobblestone streets at your own pace. Immerse yourself fully in the experience by buying local products and trying out authentic Ilocano dishes. Grab a bite of the famous Vigan empanada, a pastry stuffed with pork or beef. You’ll also see kalesas (horse-drawn carriage) being used as a mode of transportation. From Calle Crisologo, you will go to Plaza Burgos next. This public space has a lot of food kiosks, making it the perfect place to drink some refreshments to douse the heat. Here, you will find a statue of Father Burgos, one of the martyred priests during the Spanish Colonial Period. Head next to Syquia Mansion, resident of former Philippine president Elpidio Quirino. This ancestral house contains paintings of his family, memorabilia, and antique furniture. One of the most recognizable artworks inside is a replica of the Spoliarium by Juan Luna. Afterwards, check out Baluarte Zoo, where you will see some animals endemic to the Philippines. Families will definitely enjoy this stopover, as children can pet the animals and learn about them. Explore the rich culture and heritage of Vigan and see what makes it a UNESCO World Heritage site. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
5hours
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All year
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Laoag and Vigan Sightseeing Tour | Pickup & Dropoff from Laoag

Appreciate the rich history and culture of Laoag and Vigan in this family-friendly sightseeing day trip in Ilocos. If you like heritage and culture, this guided day tour would be a good choice. Your day starts when you are picked up by your guide from your accommodation in Laoag City or Vigan. From there you will go to Malacañang of the North, a two-story mansion overlooking Paoay Lake. The mansion is the former home of the Marcos family. Now a tourist destination, it features the programs of former Philippine president Ferdinand Marcos during his 20-year term. It has seven rooms, each one having its own theme. You can learn more about the Marcoses when you visit the Marcos Museum where you will see the late president’s memorabilia and mausoleum. From the museum, you will head to Paoay Church, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and National Cultural Treasure. You will also check out the unique sinking bell tower. Over a century old, this structure is a popular landmark in the region and known to sink an inch or so every year. Drop by the Museo Ilocos Norte next to learn more about the northern part of the region. On display are items and exhibits showcasing the culture of the Ilocanos. In Vigan, your next stop, you will see the famous Calle Crisologo, the iconic street that brings to mind the Spanish colonial era. Its cobblestone streets and traditional Spanish houses make for the perfect backdrop to your photos. From Calle Crisologo, continue your stroll to Plaza Burgos. Get a glimpse of local life and have a taste of the delectable Vigan empanada. You will also have the opportunity to see Syquia Mansion, Pagburnayan Pottery Making, and the Heritage Village. Discover some of the iconic sites in Ilocos as well as its history and culture with this guided day tour. Check availability by selecting a date above.

Duration:
8hours
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All year
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Laoag and Pagudpud Sightseeing Tour | Pickup & Dropoff from Laoag

Get to know Laoag and Pagudpud’s famous landmarks and natural attractions by booking this tour. This excursion is the perfect sidetrip for guests visiting Ilocos for its famed beaches and sand dunes but want to explore other iconic sites in the region. The tour begins when you’re picked up from your accommodation in Laoag. Your tour guide will briefly discuss the itinerary while making your way to your first stop. First, you will proceed to Malacañang of the North and Museo Ilocos Norte to learn about the province's rich history through the memorabilia and exhibits displayed. Afterwards, you will head to Marcos Museum to discover the life story of the former president and dictator Ferdinand Marcos. From the museum, you will continue to the Sinking Bell Tower and St. William Cathedral before stopping by at Tobacco Monopoly marker, a monument commemorating the end of Spain’s monopoly over the tobacco trade in the country. Both religious structures are iconic because of their distinct features and design. You will also visit Paoay Church. Feel the historical significance of the site the moment you set your eyes on its buttresses and unique baroque design that earned it a UNESCO Heritage listing. This structure has survived over the centuries despite earthquakes and the ravages of time. On your way to Kapurpurawan Rock Formation, you will see the stunning countryside with its idyllic charm and spectacular views as you drive through the Patapat Viaduct. End the day with a stop at the Bangui Windmills; these pinwheel-like structures generate a substantial amount of sustainable energy in the region. It is also a picture perfect destination because of the vast stretch of blue skies as its backdrop. Pack your bags and don’t forget to bring your camera with you to capture Ilocos Norte’s iconic sites. Check availability by selecting a date above.

Duration:
8hours
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Ilocos Tours

Discover the rich heritage and culture of Ilocos with these tours. See the rural towns of Pagudpud en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, stroll at the historic Calle Crisologo in Vigan, or ride a 4X4 in Paoay sand dunes.

Ilocos Tours

Discover the rich heritage and culture of Ilocos with these tours. See the rural towns of Pagudpud en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, stroll at the historic Calle Crisologo in Vigan, or ride a 4X4 in Paoay sand dunes.
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Vigan Day Tour from Manila | With Guide and Transfers

Discover the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this immersive tour! This is ideal for those wanting to take a trip outside Manila and learn about the colonial past.  Your driver will fetch you at your meet up place in Starbucks Mall of Asia. You’ll then make your way to Vigan with your tour guide who’ll give you insights about this enchanting place. First, you go to the Bantay Bell Tower, which goes back to the 1590s in its history. This old structure resisted time tests and in the last few centuries saw the Spanish come and go. Then you're going to go to Mansion Syquia. President Elpidio Quirino is memorable in Vigan City (6th President of the Philippines). This is an important memorandum.  Come back to a time when kalesa or horse-drawn wagons were the only way to get to Calle Crisologo in the Spanish-ruled Philippines. This historical city is the perfect setting for your photographic works. You'll also visit the famous pottery attraction Pagburnayan where you can buy or build your own clay pot.  When you visit the Baluarte, a zoo that locals and tourists regularly visit, you will visit different kinds of animals. Then you head next to the Ilocos Regional Museum Complex. It is a group of museums which is important memorabilia like the dormitorial room of Elpidio Quirino. It’s amazing and lovely way to see Vigan up close and personal. A great destination in the Philippines, indeed.  Get insights and knowledge about the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this tour. Check availability by choosing a date above. 

Duration:
13hours
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Ilocos Sur Attractions with Dancing Fountain Show | With Driver and Guide

Explore more sites in Ilocos on this shared day tour. This tour is perfect for families and group of friends who want to know the history behind some of the most iconic places in the province of—not to mention it will only take you a day to complete this. The tour will star in the morning. You will be picked up from your hotel, and you will proceed to your first destination — Paoay. The first stop in Paoay will be the Malacañang of the North. This became the residence of the presidential family during the years of former president Ferdinand Marcos and is now a presidential museum. From there you will head to Paoay Lake, the largest lake in the province, and the Paoay Church which is also known as Saint Augustine Church. Before going to Vigan for lunch, you will first get a taste of the famous Ilocos empanada at the Batac Empanadahan. You will also get to see the Marcos Museum. After the Batac tour and lunch in Vigan, you will then get to the historic sites in Vigan like St. Paul’s Cathedral (also known as Vigan Cathedral), Bantay Church, Baluarte (a zoological park), and Pagburnayan Pottery where you can experience pottery or jar making. You would not want to miss visiting museums on this day tour. Enlighten your minds when you visit Burgos Museum and the Crisologo Museum which happened to be the former residence of a politician named Floro S. Crisologo. Another former residence of a politician will be your next stop, the Syquia Mansion. Entrance fee, if any, will be on pax account. Of course, a trip to Ilocos Sur will not be complete without heading to Calle Crisologo where you can find old and well-preserved houses. Meanwhile, the Ilocos Sur dancing fountain show will close your tour before heading back to Laoag. Book now to ensure a spot. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
12hours
Available:
All year
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Ilocos Norte Attractions with Bangui Windmills | With Driver and Guide

Discover more of the historical background of Ilocos Norte province in this shared day tour. Taking a whole day to complete, this tour is perfect for families and group of friends who want to know the history behind the iconic sites of the province. After being picked up from your hotel, you will go to the city of Laoag where you will experience the Laoag City Rolling Tour. You will be able to see the Ilocos Norte Capitol, Tobacco Monopoly, Aurora Park, and Marcos Hall of Justice. You will also be directed to the St. William’s Cathedral and the famous Sinking Bell Tower after which may be 85 meters away from each other but are closely connected in history. The tower was said to be continuously sinking as years pass by because it was built on sandy ground. From Laoag City, you will be driven to Burgos to see the Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, also known as the Burgos Lighthouse. This lighthouse was declared by the Philippine government as National Historical Landmark and a National Cultural Treasure — definitely something you should not miss. Another gem from Burgos that you will head on next is the Kapurpurawan Formation which is best known for its limestone formations. You will then proceed to a wind farm where the Bangui Windmills are placed. These windmills greatly help the surrounding areas generate wind energy. From the wind farm, you will be headed to Pagudpud to have your lunch first so that you will have ample energy to spare for the other half of the day which will be equally fun. After a short tour in Pagudpud, you'll be stopping at the Patapat Viaduct first before going back to Laoag — a bridge that is elevated more than thirty meters above sea level. For an additional fee, you can also opt to experience the Ilocos Sand Dunes, ride a 4x4, or play in the sand bed. Don’t miss out on this popular tour to Ilocos Norte. Book now to ensure a spot. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
10hours
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All year
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Vigan and Ilocos Norte Day Tour | With Driver and Guide

Get a chance to see the best of Vigan and Ilocos Norte in this budget-friendly escapade. This tour is perfect for those wanting to discover the highlights of the region, specifically the stunning views of its rural towns, in just a day. The driver will pick you up at your accommodation in Laoag. Once settled, your tour guide will discuss to you the itinerary of various Ilocos’ attractions. You will first arrive at Paoay Lake, which is a place frequently visited by the locals. Go on a leisurely walk to breathe in the fresh air and enjoy the view. Afterward, you will be making your way to Malacanang of the North, a house turned into a museum with displays about the region’s vibrant history. Marvel at Paoay Church’s beautiful, baroque-inspired facade next. This religious relic has survived earthquakes over its centuries’ long existence. This UNESCO-listed attraction is one of the province’s most popular and most photographed site. During the tour, you will also be visiting the Juan and Antonio Luna Museum to learn about the two titular historical figures. Appreciate the well-preserved artifacts found inside. You will be making your way to St. Paul’s Cathedral next; a major landmark in the country that withstood the test of time. You will also be dropping by at another art tourist spot, the Marcos Museum, to learn about the life of the former Philippine president.  Explore the narrow, cobblestone streets of Calle Crisologo in Vigan. Buy souvenirs from one of the quaint shops, ride the kalesa or horse-drawn carriage and grab a kilo or two of local longganisa and other local dishes like Vigan empanada. Avail this package now and see what makes Ilocos a prime tourist destination. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
9hours
Available:
All year
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Vigan Heritage Tour | With Driver and Guide

Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Vigan by joining this historical full day tour. This guided tour is perfect for those wanting to explore the quaint part of Ilocos and learn the history behind its aesthetic-looking buildings. Wait for your designated driver to pick you up at the lobby of your accommodation in Laoag City. Once settled, your guide will give you a brief rundown of the day's itinerary, starting from a visit to St. Paul's Cathedral. Also known as the Metropolitan Cathedral, the St. Paul’s Cathedral is a relic of the country’s colonial history. The current structure has been around since the 1800s with many reconstructions and maintenance throughout the centuries. You will then make your way to Bantay Bell Tower, which traces its history all the way back to the 1590s. This ancient structure has withstood the test of time and has seen the Spanish come and leave in the last few centuries. Take pictures of this Ilocandia icon and feel the wave of nostalgia wash over you as you try to imagine what life was like before. Go back to a time where kalesas or horse-drawn carriages were the only mode of transportation at the Spanish-ruled Philippines when you explore Calle Crisologo. This heritage town is a perfect backdrop for your photo ops. You will also be visiting Pagburnayan, a famous pottery attraction wherein you can buy or create your own pot made by clay. Enjoy an animal sightseeing adventure when you visit Baluarte next, a zoological park visited regularly by locals and tourists alike. Afterward, you'll be heading next to Ilocos Regional Museum Complex, a group of museums housing important memorabilia such as Elpidio Quirino's bedroom, Chiang Kai Shek's gift to the former president, and a collection of Basi wine, a popular alcoholic fermented beverage made from sugarcane. Walk on the cobblestone streets of Vigan and discover its old world charm alone or with your loved ones. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
9hours
Available:
All year
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Ilocos Norte’s Best Attractions | Laoag, Pagudpud, and Sarrat

Hop along this tour around Ilocos Norte’s best attractions. If you like to go on historical trips combined with some sightseeing of natural wonders, this tour is tailor fit for you. You will be picked up from your accommodation in Laoag then you will be taken to St. William’s Cathedral. Admire the Italian Renaissance exterior and take a look inside to see the intricate details of the altar. Just a short walk from the cathedral is the Sinking Bell Tower. Built on a weak foundation centuries ago, this tower sinks at a rate of one inch every year. Take a picture with this unique sight before heading to some of the museums in the region. Learn more about the region’s rich history when you visit Museo Ilocos Norte and Malacañang of the North. Both houses artifacts dating as far back as the Spanish Era. You will also see the historical landmarks Cape Bojeador Lighthouse and Tobacco Monopoly Marker. Head over to the town of Sarrat to explore some more vestiges of Spanish influence in the region. In this suburb, you will see Sta. Monica Parish Church, the largest in the whole of Ilocos Norte and an Important Cultural Property of the Philippines. Drive through Patapat Viaduct, one of the longest bridges in the country. After the zigzag road, you will see Bangui Windmills, the region’s source of renewable energy. Douse off the afternoon heat by taking a dip into the azure waters of the Blue Lagoon, a popular destination in the coastal town of Pagudpud, If you don’t like to swim, you can simply laze on the fine sand of the beach or relax in one of the cottages nearby. Pack your cameras and join this tour around Ilocos Norte’s picturesque attractions. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
8hours
Available:
All year
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Pagudpud Sightseeing Day Tour | With Driver Guide

Discover the natural and man-made attractions of Pagudpud, Ilocos when you go on this adventure. Get a bird’s-eye view of the region from Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, see the towering windmills with a trip to Bangui, marvel at the stunning Kapurpurawan Rock Formation and see the rest of the region. Join this tour to experience nature’s best in Pagudpud. The day begins when you get picked up at your hotel in Laoag City. Once the van arrives, find a spot and get comfortable for the drive to the attractions included in the itinerary. You can ask the driver if you need to use the toilet or want to make a quick photo stop. See the rural towns and the countryside en route to Cape Bojeador Lighthouse. This active lighthouse was built and first lit in the 1890s. This piece of history is worth a few photos and selfies before moving to your next stop.  The Patapat Viaduct is a man-made beauty that hugs the hills and provides stunning views of the sea. Ask the driver to make a stop to take pictures of the surroundings. After crossing the Patapat Bridge, drop by the next attraction, Agua Grande. This attraction has cold and glass-like waters and a picnic area to rest and unwind in. The next stop in the itinerary is Paraiso ni Anton which is only a short distance from Agua Verde. Many visitors make a brief stopover here to fill their bottles and jugs with the water that supposedly has healing powers flowing from the mountains. Capture the rugged beauty of the Kapurpurawan Rock Formation using your camera or phone. This white beauty is one of the most popular attractions in the region. The Bangui Windmills generate a substantial amount of power in the province. These windmills also make for a picture perfect background for photography. Pagudpud in Northern Ilocos has plenty to offer visitors from sea views to rock formations to windmills. Book a trip today and enjoy the natural attractions and stunning views in Pagudpud. Check for an available date above.

Duration:
6.5hours
Available:
All year
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Pagudpud and Laoag Sightseeing Tour | With Driver and Guide

Get the best of both worlds when you join this combo day tour of Ilocos Norte’s famous destinations where you will get to see the historical city of Laoag and the beautiful countryside of Pagudpud. If you want to get a deeper insight into the region’s rich history and at the same time enjoy the bucolic landscape, this tour is perfect for you! After being picked up from your hotel in Laoag, you will start your city tour. While on your way, your tour guide will discuss the itinerary and other interesting trivia about the region. Your first stop is the Sinking Bell Tower, a relic dating back to the Spanish colonization period. Built in the 16th century, this tower survived centuries of earthquakes and other acts of God. Despite withstanding the test of time, it sinks deeper into the ground an inch every year. Near the bell tower is Laoag Cathedral, also known as St. William’s Cathedral. Say a prayer or light a candle before you head to the museums where you will learn more about the rich history of the province. The Malacañang of the North houses old furniture and follows traditional home design reminiscent of the region’s wealthy past during the Acapulco maritime trade. On the other hand, the Marcos Museum and Mausoleum is an ancestral home converted into a museum after the passing of former Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos. Before you go to Pagudpud for a countryside trip, you will pay a visit to San Agustin Church or more famously known as Paoay Church, a UNESCO-listed site included in the Baroque Churches of the Philippines. Driving through the Patapat Viaduct, which is also a famous attraction itself, you will see the Bangui Windmills, an excellent energy source in the region. Afterward, you will go to Kapurpurawan Rock Formation. Mother Nature itself crafted this rugged geological formation through the crashing waves of the West Philippine Sea and the wind. Explore the beauty of Ilocos Norte’s countryside and its rich culture and heritage. Check availability by choosing a date above. hello

Duration:
10hours
Available:
All year
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Ilocos Norte Tourist Attractions | Cultural and Heritage Tour

Get ready to see the remnants of the Philippines’ Spanish colonial past in this guided tour of Ilocos Norte. If you like history and culture, this day trip to the towns of Paoay, Batac, and Laoag City is definitely for you. After being picked up from your hotel in Laoag City, you will head to the Sinking Bell Tower and St. William Cathedral. Your tour guide will discuss in depth the rich history of these attractions. Take out your camera and snap a picture of the bell tower that sinks an inch deeper every year. St. William Cathedral is well-known for its Baroque and Italian Renaissance design. It had an important role in preserving Catholicism during the spread of Philippine Independent Church. From there, you will head to attractions that will show you the rich history and culture of the province. You will visit Museo Ilocos Norte, Marcos Museum, and Malacañang of the North. Expect to see the heavy influence of the Spanish and the Chinese in Ilocos through displays and exhibits. In Marcos Museum, for example, you will see the former president Ferdinand Marcos’s programs during his 20 years of service. Museo Ilocos Norte, on the other hand, is a heritage structure that used to be a tobacco warehouse. It has a lot of interesting exhibits as well as information on how tobacco farming was done. You will check out Paoay Church next. It is a UNESCO Heritage Site in distinctive Baroque architecture. It is also known for having withstood natural disasters since the 18th century. From Paoay, you will make a short stop at the Tobacco Monopoly Marker. This monument celebrates the end of the Spanish exploitation of Ilocano farmers. Learn about the Philippines' rich Spanish heritage when you book this tour of Ilocos Norte attractions. Check availability by choosing a date above.

Duration:
5hours
Available:
All year
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