Ilocandia Weekend Trip Itinerary

August  9, 2012 Thursday  

10:25AM at Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport, Tacloban City bound for Manila (flight delayed courtesy of Airphil :-D)

11:00AM arrive at Mactan International Airport in Cebu for refuelling

1:00PM bound for Manila

2:00PM NAIA Terminal 3

4:30PM at Fariñas Bus Terminal bound for Laog City, Ilocos Norte

DSC_1510overlooking Laoag City

August 10, 2012 Friday

4:00AM arrive Fariñas Bus Terminal in Laoag

4:30AM breakfast at a nearby 24-hour McDonald’s, freshen up, check itinerary and maps.

6:00AM Sinking Bell Tower, Ilocos Norte Capitol, Laoag Plaza, Marcos Justice Building

7:30AM Inquire for Pagudpud bus trip schedule

8:00AM depart for Paoay

8:30AM Paoay Church and nearby sceneries – souvenirs

DSC_1210San Agustin Church, Paoay, Ilocos Norte

9:00AM depart for Malacañang of the North

10:00AM Malacañang of the North which overlooks Paoay Lake

DSC_1280Malacañang of the North, Paoay, Ilocos Norte

11:00AM Paoay Sand Dunes

12:00NN Marcos Museum

12:15PM empanada lunch at Batac City

1:30PM depart for Laoag

2:30PM Laoag City – depart for Bangui (bus bound for Pagudpud)

3:30PM arrive at Bangui Windmills- souvenirs,take photographs

DSC_1537Bangui Windmills, Bangui, Ilocos Norte

4:30PM depart for Pagudpud

5:30PM arrive at Pagudpud, explore the place

6:00PM check in at Villa del Mar Resort, rest, freshen up

8:00PM dinner

9:00PM prepare for the next day

10:00PM sleep, t’was a long day after all

August 11, Saturday

7:00AM swimming

9:00AM breakfast, souvenirs



11:30AM check out at Villa del Mar

12:30PM arrive at Hanna’s Beach Resort, Blue Lagoon

DSC_0053Hanna’s Beach Resort, Blue Lagoon, Brgy. Balaoi, Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte

1:30PM lunch

2:00PM swimming

4:00PM shower

6:00PM depart for Vigan (bus bound for Manila)

11:00PM arrive at Vigan, explore Calle Crisologo

DSC_0157Calle Crisologo, Vigan, Ilocos Sur

August 12, 2012 Sunday

12:00AM dinner

2:00AM bus bound for Manila

I suggest to skip either Villa del Mar Resort or  Hanna’s Beach Resort so that you can proceed to Vigan earlier, explore the world heritage site more, get to ride a kalesa, and perhaps include Baluarte in your itinerary.

The Ilocano bibingka, by the way, is a must try.



2 thoughts on “Ilocandia Weekend Trip Itinerary

  1. Posting beautiful photos is just okay but, if you accompanied them with info like history, cultures or, traditions of each from the place you visited these could make difference.

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