Discover Baguio’s rich cultural and artistic heritage when you join this 4-day tour package that includes budget accommodations at the Venus Parkview Hotel for 3 nights, daily plated breakfast, Baguio tour with lunch meal, hotel pick up and drop off services, entrance, and environmental fee, and the service of a tour guide.
For your convenience, the following optional upgrades are available for an additional fee: roundtrip transfers from Manila, hotel upgrade to The Forest Lodge Baguio, and Antigen test, all of which may be booked as an add-on service.
This is the ideal tour package for those who want to explore museums and historical landmarks in the City of Pines without the hassle of finding accommodations or handling transport services yourself.
Baguio City is known as the Philippines’ Summer Capital because of its chilly weather and cool temperate climate compared to the tropical climate in most low-land areas in Luzon. It is home to popular tourist sites like the Mansion House, Burnham Park, Good Shepherd Convent, and Bencab Museum, which are some of the many places you will visit as part of your tour package.
Your accommodations will be at the Venus Parkview Hotel, a budget hotel ideally situated at a central location standing just 5 KM from a few more places included in your itinerary, such as Camp John Hay, Baguio Botanical Garden, Wright Park, and Mansion House.
If you choose to go for a hotel upgrade, you will stay at The Forest Lodge Baguio in Camp John Hay, a place surrounded by pine trees with fun amenities like a zip line course, golf course, and butterfly sanctuary.
Visit museums and historical landmarks in Baguio when you book this 4-day nature and cultural attractions tour package. Check availability by choosing a date.
Upon arrival, check-in at the reception and then settle into your room to rest. Enjoy modern amenities like high-speed wifi and electronic key cards at the Venus Parkview Hotel room. Those who upgraded to the Forest Lodge Baguio can do some shopping at the Mile High, a retail outlet located in front of the hotel.
On your first full day in Baguio, savor the chilly weather while enjoying your complimentary breakfast. After your meal, get ready to visit Baguio sites with the cultural and heritage tour. It starts with a trip to Camp John Hay, a former U.S. military base converted to a tourist attraction with historical sites such as The Bell House, amphitheater, and multi-level garden as must-see places.
Next, you’ll visit The Mansion House, the official summer residence of Presidents of the Philippines since the Commonwealth period. Right across is Wright Park, a Baguio tourist mainstay that features the Pool of Pines, leafy walkways, and horses for rent. Then, you’ll visit Good Shepherd Convent, where you can buy traditional “pasalubong” or souvenir products like “ube” jam and strawberry preserves. Afterward, you’ll go to Baguio Botanical Garden or the Igorot Village to see native huts surrounded by lots of plants, flowers, and trees endemic in the area.
Your 8-hour tour will conclude with a few more places on the itinerary, starting with jewelry shopping of handmade pieces at the Silver Craft shop. Finally, you’ll visit the Baguio Cathedral near Session Road, the infamous haunted Diplomat Hotel in the Dominican Hill, and the Mirador Retreat House for sunset viewing.
It’s another full day to savor the Baguio weather, so fuel up with a complimentary plated breakfast meal. Today’s Arts and Museum tour begins in Casa Vallejo, the oldest hotel in the city. Established in 1909, it is situated at the heart of the city along upper Session Road. Afterward, you’ll proceed to the Baguio Museum, where cultural artifacts and dioramas of Ifugao traditional homes are displayed. Your immersion in local culture continues at the Museo Cordillera, an ethnographic museum that aims to preserve the indigenous heritage of people from the Cordillera Administrative Region.
The next leg of the trip features artistic communities in Baguio, starting with a visit to the Ili-Likha Artist Village, a food and art hub founded by film director “Kidlat Tahimik”. This is followed by a visit to the Easter Weaving Room, a great place to observe weavers in action. Hand-loomed items created using traditional methods are sold at the adjacent shop.
The next artist colony included on the itinerary is called Tam-Awan Village, a venue that doubles as an open-air museum of a reconstructed Cordillera village and an exhibition place for workshops. Up next is the BenCab museum, where the national artist’s permanent painting collection is displayed, followed by the Ifugao Woodcarvers Village to end the tour.
Make the most of the time you have left before leaving Baguio by taking pictures or buying souvenir items and prepare for your trip back to Manila.
- For Ultimate Baguio Tour Day Tour, pick up time is 8:00 AM at the hotel.
- Check-in time is at 2:00PM and Check-out is at 11:00AM.
Venus Parkview Hotel is a 150-room hotel right across Burnham Park and near Baguio City’s tourist attractions. It is strategically located near shopping malls, restaurants, entertainment centers, and transportation hubs. The hotel provides a cozy and warm ambiance to stay in with your family and friends. Our staff is committed to creating a space for families and friends to make unforgettable memories. Our mission is to welcome guests with the warmest Venus Parkview Hotel hospitality through personalized service by our engaged associates. Enjoy the cozy ambiance for that intimate get-away or a focused business trip. The room has a 42″ LED Smart TV so you can enjoy watching premium Cable TV, or Netflix, Youtube, etc. Feeling warmer than usual in Baguio, the Suite is fitted with an air-conditioning unit.
The Forest Lodge at Camp John Hay is open to the whole gang, the entire family and even corporate denizens who long to escape the city and let their hair down and have the best fun in Baguio on the biggest and hottest deal! Located inside Camp John Hay, The Forest Lodge offers the best of both worlds: living spaces that are big on comfort and an outdoor environment that offers numerous fun activities. Lavish space for a couple as each room measures about 40 to 50 square meters, with two (2) comfortable full-size beds, one (1) toilet and bath and with a view of the Cordillera mountain range and pine forest or the busy commissary complex or even the fairway.