The islands of the Philippines-7,107 of them- all having distinct charm and mystique to entice the adventurer and inspire the romantic. Set in the fringes of the Pacific and cuddled by the tropics is a year round of sun and fun in the beaches and an endless venture in the wilderness. This fertile tropical country is beset with captivating landscapes, active volcanoes, tropical rain forest, magnificent beaches and world class diving spots. And let us not forget the indigenous colourful festivals all year round. The Philippines is one great allure escape, a hidden paradise spells beauty and serenityâŠindulge and discover a piece of heaven!
Welcome! Let us take you to a breathtaking trip to the Philippines...
An archipelago with 7,107 islands, surrounded by marine life, filled with natural resources, and greeted by people who always wear a smile.
Philippines' top destinations
BORACAY is a tropical paradise considered one of the best beaches in the world, once you step on its powdery sand and gaze at its crystal water to exclaim paradise! The fun in Boracay stays all day and all night.
BOHOL is relatively a small island with enormous awe and wonders. Its sights and marvels always are front liners in all tourism campaigns because of its uniqueness, innate beauty.
PALAWAN also known as "the last frontier", it is haven for adventure seekers and nature lover. Palawan's stunning natural wonders, like the underground rivers and the incredible beaches...
PUERTO GALERA on the northern coast of Mindoro has become one of the Philippines' most popular tourist attractions, and rightly so. It has a stunning natural harbor, countless coves and beaches, a good range of affordable accommodation and excellent scuba diving.
CEBU often called the "Seat of Christianity in the Philippines" or the "Queen City of the South", Cebu is the country's oldest city where Ferdinand Magellan first planted the famous cross on her shores. One could clearly see a rich historic past all around the island.
BATANGAS is, about two and a half hours by car from Manila is a popular destination for beach lovers, Batangas also possesses some of the best dive sites in the Philippines. The capital Batangas City is the land of historical places
DAVAO is geographically the largest city in Asia. There are white sand beaches, there are limestone caves, there are rivers meant for white water rafting, and there are mountains meant for exploring.
CAMARINES SUR in the Bicol region, is the Philippines hottest and fast rising tourism star with amazing islands that greet the traveler with gorgeous limestone formations, isolated white sand beaches as well as a pounding adventure sports scene.
SUBIC BAY Subic Bay offers many types of activities and places to visit for sightseeing tourists. This former American naval base is now a center for business and tourism. Wreck diving is a must in this place.
VIGAN is in Ilocos Region where one can see precious remnants of old Spanish architecture throughout Vigan. Historians say Vigan is the oldest surviving Spanish colonial city in the Philippines.
News and Events
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17TH SIARGAO INTERNATIONAL SURFING COMPETITION
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Activities in the Philippines
Islands of the Philippines
In In the North and the largest and most economically and politically important island in the Philippines.
A cluster of smaller islands in the middle, famous as the island first sighted by the Spanish explorer Ferdinand Magellan in the 16th century.
The second-largest and the most southerly island, with a very different feel from the rest of the country.
top-rated in the Philippines
The Philippines was cited as one of the top three best diving spots in the world, together with Maldives and Palau.
Ecotourism in the Philippines
Blessed with abundant natural resources, The Philippines is home to some of the world's best ecotourism destinations.