A sweet and chili tour of the provinces of Albay and Sorsogon in the Bicol Region.! Familiarize yourself with dishes cooked in coconut milk, desserts made of pili nuts and everything else dashed with hot chili peppers amidst the perfect cone of the Mayon Volcano.
Hop on board the Bicol Express … and dash to the nearest water station…
DAY 1 Manila/Legazpi/Sorsogon
Board morning flight from Manila to Legazpi (If participant is taking air-conditioned public coach departure from Manila is Thursday evening). Proceed to Cagsawa Ruins for photo opportunity and tour of ruins. Continue drive to “Let’s” for demonstration of “pinangat” & “Bicol Express”.
Departure for Mayon Skyline Tour. Continue to Satellite Market and Albay Central Pili Nut Store. Visit Daraga Church with it’s commanding view of Mayon Volcano. Lunch at “Small Talk Restaurant” which prides itself in their culinary innovation “pasta pinangat”. After lunch, tour departs Albay for Sorsogon arriving mid-afternoon. Check-in at Fernando Hotel or similar. Cooking demonstration of “pili sa dahon” late in the afternoon.Dinner at Fernando Hotel or in a local restaurant.(Lunch, Dinner)
DAY 2 Sorsogon
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning departure for for Bulusan via Barcelona.Stop by & visit a pili farm in Sitio San Rafael. Proceed to Bulusan Lake; trek around the lake or kayak in its placid waters for 20 minutes. Then proceed for “Balaybuhay” for lunch . Cooking demo of crispy pili & native merienda made from taro called “kinalu-ko”. Continue tour to Gubat proceeding to Rizal Beach. Check in at resort.At leisure for optional swimming; siesta; shell gathering.Late afternoon cooking demonstrations of local merienda cooked with coconut milk, binut-ong & timitim. Dinner and overnight accommodations at Rizal Beach Resort or similar hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
DAY 3 Sorsogon/Legazpi/ManilaBreakfast. Transfer to Legaspi to board flight or take the evening air-conditioned public coach for Manila.
Rate per person
|Rate Per Person||In Single||In 1/2 TWB||3rd Adult|
|By public coach||Php 11,460||Php 10,085||Php 9,850|
|By Air||Php 16,226||Php 14,851||Php 14,616|
Weekly departure, Every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month
- Overnight accommodations at Fernando Hotel or similar
- Overnight accommodations at Rizal Beach Resort or similar.
- Roundtrip coach/air-fare Manila/Legazpi/Manila inclusive of taxes and surcharege
- Meals: breakfast on Days 2 & 3, lunch on Day 1 & 2, dinner on Day 1 & 2.
- Cooking demonstrations in Camalig, Sorsogon, Bulusan & Gubat.
- Services of a local guide.
- All transfers & tours.
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|SOUTHEAST TRAVEL CORP.||(02) 524-5676 to firstname.lastname@example.org|
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|RAJAH TOURS||(02) 522-0541 to firstname.lastname@example.org|
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|CCT.168 TRAVEL AND TOURS||(02) 687-0129/ firstname.lastname@example.org|
|BARON TRAVEL CORPORATION||(02) 817-4926/ email@example.com|
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