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A Sweet Life: All About Mangoes
Tour starts at PHP **** per person

Funtastic Vacations Philippines
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Duration: 4D/3N

A journey that will give you a taste of the Philippines’ most famous and sweetest mangoes from the Mango Capitals – Zambales and Guimaras.

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INCLUSIONS: 

  • Roundtrip transfers using private air-conditioned van
  • Three nights accommodation
  • Mango Farm tour in Zambales
  • Visit to National Mango Research and Development center in Guimaras
  • Running tour Iloilo City and Camiña Bahay na Bato visit
  • Service of local experts and English speaking tour guide
  • Applicable admission fees, taxes, tips and gratuities

EXCLUSIONS: 

  • Airfare
  • Travel Insurance 
  • Incidentals in hotels such as laundry, telephone calls
  • Tipping 
  • All other services not mentioned

TERMS AND CONDITIONS: 

  • Minimum number of person is required to run the program
  • Detailed tour itinerary is available upon request
  • Rajah Travel Corporation reserves the right to make adjustments on the tour schedule due to any fortuitous events
  • Other services, items, and meals not stated in the inclusions will be charged and settled by the guests on personal account

 

Enjoy a farm to table alfresco lunch in a Mango farm.

Join local experts for an in-depth learning of the Mango industry.

Create the right flavor when you have your hands-on Mango cooking experience.

Take part in a cooking demo featuring Mango as the main ingredient.

Cap off your trip with Iloilos’ favorite molo soup.

DAY 1     Manila-Zambales (L, D)

Your first Mango experience will start in Zambales, where you will be welcomed by a refreshing Mango shake and a fiesta ambiance. A local farm expert will join you and tell you all about how this tropical fruit is intertwined in the Filipino culture. Learn to pick and cut the right Mango directly from the trees. Test your cooking skills and join the fun in a mini cooking show with a local cook featuring the golden fruit of the Philippines.

Drive to Clark for your overnight accommodation – Quest Hotel 

DAY 2     Zambales-Guimaras (B , D)

Rise early and head on to Clark International Airport to board an hour flight to Iloilo City, your gateway to the island of Guimaras.

From Iloilo, continue your journey by land and sea transfer to the world-famous land of the sweetest Mangoes – Guimaras. With a guest local historian, hear tales of the province and the interesting legends of this heart-shaped fruit. 

Drive to your hotel for check-in and overnight.

DAY 3     Guimaras (B , L , D)

With a local expert, start your day with a morning visit to the National Mango Research and Development Center. Learn how this facility is essential to the success of the Agri-Tourism industry in the province. Guimaras is one of the Philippines provinces that is capable to export Mangoes to the United States of America and Autralia. Your next stop, aptly named Pit Stop Café, is where you will be challenged to flavor your own Mango Spaghetti and watch a cooking demo. End the day with a visit to the Trappist monastery, run by the Monks of the Cisterian Order. These monks have devoted themselves to a monastic community life for a very long time. 

Overnight at the hotel.

DAY 4     Guimaras-Manila (B , L)

Bid farewell to Guimaras as we sail back to Iloilo city. Travel back in old times when we visit Camiña Bahay na Bato, one of the city’s architectural wonders showcasing Ilonggo’s culture, heritage, and gastronomy. Before heading back to the airport for your flight to Manila, we savor authentic local dishes cooked and prepared by the Camiña family, like Pancit Molo, a soup with wonton wrappers that originated from Molo district in Iloilo City.