Tuesday, August 3, 2010

DOT and PHILTOA names the Top Emerging Business Destinations in the Philippines

July 31, Manila – The Philippine Tourism Authority (Philtoa) in support with the projects of Department of Tourism (DOT) releases the list of the Top Emerging Destinations in the Philippines for 2010 at the Jellies, Manila Ocean Park. Cesar Cruz, President of Philtoa reveals the names of the 2010 destination spot in the country.

(DOT Usec. Enteng Romano with PHILTOA President Cesar Cruz)

For Luzon: Laoag and Dagupan (Region I), for their heritage sites, and beaches; La Trinidad Valley (CAR), for its magnificent strawberry fields, vegetable terraces and cut flower industry; Zambales (Region III), a multifaceted destination for beach holidays, Mango agri-tourism and sports adventure activities; San Juan, Batangas (Region IV-A) can easily boast endless beautiful beaches and stylized type of resorts; Marinduque (Region IV-B) with its world class resort and rich cultural traditions; Sorsogon of Bicol ( Region V) which is synonymous to eco-tourism activities like whale interaction and firefly tour.

In Visayas: Silay City (Region VI), for its preserved ancestral houses and rich culinary heritage and newly constructed world class airport; Danao in Bohol ( Region VII), the new eco-adventure mecca complemented by nearby white sand beaches and the nature’s wonders of the “Chocolate hills” and tarsier; The island destinations of Northern Samar ( Region VIII) with its pristine beach areas, rich flora and fauna and iconic natural land formation.

In Mindanao: The Island Garden City of Samal (Region XI), for its paradise-like coves and beaches, eco-adventure sites and activities; Cagayan De Oro ( Region X), not only as gate way to the northern part of Mindanao but also caters to city based-adventure activities; Butuan City (Region XIII) of Caraga is historical mecca of the Philippines with good access to Agusan marshlands and surfing capital of Siargao; Sarangani (Region XII) can always pull a surprise with its beautiful coastlines, diverse cultural heritage and aqua tourism activities; Dapitan City (Region IX) of Zamboanga del Sur, holds one of the historical treasures of Dr Jose Rizal complemented by its rustic surroundings and thriving aqua culture industry.

Emerging Destinations fact sheets 

The list is included at the Biyahe Exchange Program that will focus on the business agenda between corporate buyers and travel sellers where the country’s tourism will benefit in promoting travel destinations and regional products for both Filipinos and international travelers. The Biyahe Exchange Program is part of the 21st Travel Mart at the SM Megatrade Halls on September 3-5, 2010 where the main goal is to market top tourist destinations in the country and help local and foreign investors discover business plans and possibilities. The expo will also help travel aficionados to discover special packages that is fit for the budget such as discounted tours and hotels for their usual 3-day events/travels with their friends.


List of the packages presented by Philtoa

(DOT Usec Enteng Romano)

The event was graced by the DOT Under Secretary Vicente “Enteng” Romano III who handles the tourism planning and promotions in the department and he is happy with the support that Philtoa is giving to them and for the country.

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