Journey to the central heartland as we immerse ourselves in things Kapampangan!
From Buro to Baroque! Its fun-filled day as we poke around and get intimate with the very best of Pampanga’s cultural offerings. Gawk at the jewel-box of church in Betis while wading through the lahar-buried town of Bacolor.We’ll stuff ourselves silly with a pre-Christmas Kapampangan noche-buena fare by one of the country’s best known Pampango chefs! And to it cap-off, have a front-row view of the most dazzling display of Kapmpangan artistry- the Ligligan Parul Festival of San Fernando! A tour with nothing but Kapampangan cool!
The Tour Experience
Betis Church* Town of Bacolor* Bale Dutung Restaurant* Pampanga Specialty Shops
* Ligligan Parul (Giant Lantern) Festival in San Fernando
When: December 17, 2011 (Saturday)
Time: 9:00 AM-10:00 PM (approx)
Rate: P4,500.00/head (full board, includes: transfers, meals,tour, Lantern festival seats and some SERIOUS food binging!)
9:00 AM ETD (meeting place to be announced)
Mid-morning departure with a smooth drive to Pampanga!
10:30 ETA Bacolor
First stop. Stop by this historic town which was almost wiped out by a volcanic eruption. Visit the half-buried church of San Guilliermo!
11:30 AM ETA Betis Church in Guagua
Admire the beautiful interior of the province’s most treasured Barouqe structure- the 17th century church of Santiago Apostol.
1:00 PM ETA Bale Dutung in Angeles
Indulge in a Kapampangan feast as learn cooking secrets witch chef, artist and writer Claude Tayag.
4:00 PM ETD Bale Dutung
5:00 PM ETA Pasalubong Shopping
6:00 PM ETA Robinson’s Mall
At leisure. Time to check out and shop for bargains at Pampanga’s biggest outlet mall.
7:00 PM Start of Ligligan Parul show (Approx)
Be dazzled with front row seats by the giant Christmas Lanterns of San Fernando as it dances in an interplay of music, songs and lighting artistry!
9:00 PM ETD San Fernando
This tour is co-organized by our brother outfit ULTIMATE PHILIPPINE TOURS