Saturday, March 29, 2014

Explore North Tour Package to Ilocos

In my previous entry of my trip to Ilocos, I used Explore North's services. This is their complete Ilocos Package that was sent to me before. 

Pagudpud Wander Package - Php3500 per person minimum of 10 persons
(Pearl's Transient Villa 4 each room may cook pa, exclusive , Cathy's Place 6 each room) Maximum Share

Pagudpud Roam Package - Php4,800 per person minimum of 10 persons

(Polaris Beach Resort, Northridge Beach Resort, Jun & Carol Cottages) Quad Share with breakfast

Pagudpud Explore Package - Php5,800 per person minimum of 10 persons

(Kapuluan Vista Resort, Plaza Del Norte Hotel and Convention Center, Fort Ilocandia Resort Hotel) Quad Share with breakfast

 3Days - 2Nights Accommodations in Ilocos Private Transport Service Manila-Pagudpud-Manila (including driver, gas, toll fees) Tour of Ilocos (Vigan,Paoay, Batac, Laoag, Pagudpud and other nearby towns) All Entrance and Guide Fees Service of Tour Coordinator 3 Day Travel Insurance

SAMPLE ITINERARY <Can be changed depending on preference>

Day 0

       09:30 PM – Assembly @ Pick-up point
       10:00 PM – Estimated Time of Departure, Manila

Day 1
 Quirino Bridge in Bantay Chavit Singson's Baluarte St. Augustine Church and Bell Tower St. Paul Cathedral Pagburnayan (Vigan Jar Factory) Crisologo Museum Juan Luna Shrine Marcos Mausoleum Paoay Church Malacanan of the North 4x4 ride/ Dune Bashing and Sandboarding @ Laoag Sand Dunes (Optional additional Php2500 for every 4 persons) Kapurpuraoan Rock Formation
Day 2
 Paraiso ni Anton Bagong Lipunan Lodge Ruins (optional) Patapat Viaduct Bantay-Abot Cave Maira-ira Cove (Blue Lagoon) Kabigan Falls Saud White Beach
Day 3
05:30 am Estimated Time of Departure, Pagudpud (If group wants to see sunrise at windmills, if not 08:00 am ETD Pagudpud) Bangui Windmills Bangui Viewdeck Burgos Lighthouse Pasuquin Bakery (Maker of Biscocho) 4 Stars Pasalubong Center, Sto. Domingo Souvenir Hunt @ Calle Crisologo (Old Houses Vigan) 10pm-12mn Estimated Time or Arrival, Manila

require a 30% reservation fee to be settled at least 2 weeks before the date of the tour.  The 70% Balance to be settled upon pick-up on the tour date itself before leaving for Pagudpud.

The Reservation fee can be settled in 3 ways depending on the preference and convenience of the client
 Meet-up - can schedule a meet-up on a time, date and location chosen by the client..  opportunity to brief the client personally regarding the details of the tour. Bank Deposit - If client is busy, a bank deposit will do, Bank Details are as follows, Bank: Metrobank, Account Name: Explorenorth Tours and Travel, Account Type: Savings, Account Number: 047-3-04741535-8 Personal - You can opt to drop by their office and settle the reservation fee in person. Office is located at 43B, Kamias Rd, Baranggay Pinyahan, Quezon City.  They are about 500 meters from edsa, near Metrobank and BPI Kamias and beside Smart driving school.

usually use Toyota Hi-ace Vans for tours although can also provide coasters and full-sized air-conditioned buses on special arrangements


There will be one (1) assigned pick-up and drop off point for the client.  The pick-up and drop-off point shall be assigned by the client according to client's preference and convenience.  A pick-up and drop-off point can be assigned anywhere within Metro Manila free of charge.  However should a pick-up point be assigned outside Metro-Manila an additional fee will be charged to cover for the additional fuel and other expenses such as toll fees if applicable.


Explorenorth Tours & Travel
43-B Kamias Road, Baranggay Pinyahan, Quezon City, 1102
T – 4351453
F – 4265853
M – 09175033713
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