The Cheapest Time to Travel to Philippines

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Philippines
Philippines

The Philippines are a wonderful country which attracted tourists by beautiful and stunning islands with white sandy beaches and sunny day. As you know, Philippines have over 7000 islands in which there are a lot of wild and not inhabited. Furthermore, if you want to find the best place to visit, you should visit the cheapest time to travel to the Philippines. However, most tourists don’t know the best time to visit the country. The post will tell you best time to visit and necessary to do in there.

Philippines
Philippines

The cheapest time to visit

Weather of Philippines is similar with weather of other countries in Southeast Asia, so the country has year-round sunshine and sometimes Philippines tourism affected by Hurricane. Therefore, tourism activities should generally only affected by storms. You should travel to the country from February to August when the country has fewer storms than other months.

Furthermore, Philippines are a beautiful country in Southeast Asia, so you will have a lot of choices when traveling to the country. For example, you should spend a time to visit Manila which is the capital of Philippines. Pinatubo volcano, Tagaytay city, Taal volcano, Coron Island and so on is also the wonderful destinations in the country for traveling.

Philippines
Philippines

Transferring

The Philippines have quite much transportation for traveling such as taxi, jeepney and tricycle.

Taxi

The means is quite popular transportations in cities. However, you should pay attention that all taxi in the country count fees by the speedometer. Furthermore, when you catch a taxi on the airport, you should be careful with them, you should ask the price clearly.

Jeepny

Jeepny
Jeepny

This is unique and cheap transport in the Philippines which you can not find anywhere without the Philippines. This type of long jeep decorated in eye-catching colorful cities. When the ride you simply press the destination the driver will notice the amount.

Tricycle

This is 3-wheel vehicles which have cheap fee, so there are a lot of tourists wanting to transfer by the means.

Place to visit

Manila

For exploring the city, you have to spend 2 days to visit around. If you don’t want to travel with guide or agency, you can take tourists map in tourist’s information in the airport which will help you so much during the trip in the city.

Manila
Manila

Moreover, traffic jam is the popular things in Manila, so if you want to travel around the city, you should avoid rush time. Furthermore, you have to take 45 minutes to 1 hour to transfer to taxi in the rush time, so you should take care time for transferring. In addition, if you choose jeepny for transferring, it is quite similar with the bus in the other country, so you should ask jeepny’s driver to know the where you want to go.

Intramuros Citadel

The pretty citadel is covered by historical walls which were also the nerve center of the Spanish government and the United States during the colonial rule in the Philippines. After being destroyed in World War II, the efforts to restore Intramuros began in the 1950s. If you want to visit around the city, you can walk or use kalesa with price from 700 peso/2 persons.

Intramuros Citadel
Intramuros Citadel

Furthermore, if you do not have time to travel around, you should book the day tour in there with a professional guide who will help you save time and provide a better insight on the history and culture of the city.

Rizal Park

Rizal Park is like an oasis for people to come here to relax and have fun. Rizal park in the center and is located next to Intramuros and Manila. Rizal Park has gardens, squares, big stadium, an observatory, an outdoor concert hall. Furthermore, you can find restaurants, a food court and a playground, and dozens of fountains.

Rizal Park
Rizal Park

The name of the park is named after the national hero of the Philippines – Jose Rizal, he is a doctor, a novelist, and has been shot here on December 30, 1896, on charges of inciting celebrities rebellion against the Spanish government.