CALABARZON’s new adventure and wellness packages was launched by the Department of Tourism on Monday noon at the Clamshell at Anda and Sta. Lucia Sts. in Intramuros:History Town Philippines.
CALABARZON is composed of the five provinces of Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon.
Dubbed as ‘Excite! Delight! @ the Sights CALABARZON,’ event will formally open to the public from July 14-15, where top travel stakeholders will offer their latest tourism packages to local and foreign clients.
Secretary of Tourism Joseph Ace Durano said. “We have come up with some of the most unique and exciting packages with the support from the local government in CALABARZON, and business movers such as travel agencies, hotels, resorts, tour operators, and travel boutiques.
“This regional showcase will likewise introduce the newest first-class hotels and resorts in the area.”
These packages, said Durano, include wellness and spa sessions, cuisines, hot spring baths, beach hopping, dive safaris, golfing, pilgrimages, and heritage exploration.
Undersecretary for Tourism Planning and Promotions Eduardo Jarque, Jr. added: “With CALABARZON highlights which are its beaches, volcanic springs and historical landmarks, we have also put together other alternative activities that cater to a diverse market of foreign and local tourists.”
Jarque invited everyone not to miss this rare opportunity; even as DOT Regional director Louella Jurilla added “It’s a chance to discover a wide range of value for money packages in one venue.”
The CALABARZON regional showcase opens to the public on July 14 – 25 with the following schedule: Mondays, 2 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Tuesdays –Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.; Fridays – Sundays, 10 a.m. – 12 midnight. (PNA)