La Union Shared Day Tour from Manila to Thunderbird Resort, San Juan Beach, Baluarte Watch Tower
See the scenic sights of La Union, the Surfing Capital of the North Philippines, in this shared day tour complete with air-conditioned van transfers from Manila, entrance fees, free use of GoPro and drone (subject to availability), and the service of a guide.
Once your guide picks you up at your accommodations in NCR, you will make your way to La Union. Your first stop is at Baluarte Watch Tower, an ancient watchtower overlooking the West Philippine Sea that is located in Luna, La Union.
After having an optional stopover at Kamay na Bato for breakfast, you will go to Bahay na Bato. It was built with stones and pebbles that were found on the beaches of the town. After taking photos and admiring the handiwork, you will visit Namacpacan Church next, known for its devotion to the Our Lady of Namacpacan. The National Museum of the Philippines has designated the church a National Cultural Treasure.
Head to the Man-Made Forest next. Stop for a while and take photos with the mahogany trees as a backdrop. Then, you will proceed to San Juan Surf Beach for some free time. Aside from enjoying the waters and soft sand, the waves on this beach are perfect for beginner surfers.
After having your lunch, you have the option to visit Thunderbird Resort. A 5-star resort facing South China, this Grecian-inspired luxury resort is a must-visit for Instagrammers. Afterward, you will head to Halo-Halo de Iloko for some dessert and then proceed to Ma-Cho Temple, the first and one of the largest Taoist temples in the Philippines. Enjoy appreciating this cultural site before heading to a grape farm for some grape picking.
Visit La Union on your getaway in the Philippines with this shared day tour from Manila. Check the availability by choosing a date.
What to bring
Good to know
To enjoy the full experience and get the lowest rates for this tour group yourselves in 10.
Strictly practice the leave no trace principle, fine may be charged if caught littering. Optional activities that may be available are to be paid on-site. Bring toiletries and a change of clothes. Pack complete but light.
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. Tour cancellation requests must be made 48 hours before your scheduled tour subject to approval.
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