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Where Can Your Php 2,616.50 Take You? Travel To Zamboanga Peninsula & Misamis Occidental


Raymond Rams
Raymond Rams | Feb 28, 2017

"Saan makakarating ang Php 2,616.50 mo?"

A very relevant question, which will be answered today! Imagine, with less than Php 3,000, you can already visit four provinces for three days!

Fall for something truly wonderful!

DAY 1 - Total: Php 1,205
Airport - City (Trike - Php60)
Ozamis City, Misamis Occideltal (Explore the City)
Breakfast (Php100)
Travel to Ozamis City - Pulacan Falls (Travel Time: 1Hr & 30Mins - Fare: Php100)
Pulacan - Pulacan Falls (Habal-habal - Fare: Php20)
Pulacan Falls - Pagadian City, Zamboanga Del Sur (Jeep - Fare: Php15)
Checke-in to Hotel Guillermo, Pagadian City (Standard Double - Php 780)
Lunch (Php40)
Hotel Guillermo - Pagadian Port (Trike - Fare: Php10)
Isla Puting Balas, Dao Dao Dako & Gamay (Hire a small Boat - Php700)
Dinner @ Plaza Luz (Php100)

Food as authentic the Zamboangueños!

DAY 2 - Total: Php 1,067.50
Hotel Guillermo - Pagadian Integrated Bus/Van Terminal (Php35)
Breafast (Php75)
Pagadian City - Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay (Van - Fare: Php180 - 3Hrs Travel Time)
Ipil - Terminal - Brgy. Buluan (Habal-Habal - Php50/pax)
Lunch (Php45)
Brgy. Buluan - Buluan Island (Rent a boat for Php500)
Brgy. Buluan - Ipil (Habal-Habal - Php50)
Check-in to GV Hotel (Standard Double Room - Php675)
Dinner (Php45)


A beautiful and calm cruise down gentle waters.

DAY 3 - Total: Php 344
Breakfast (Php76)
Ipil - Dipolog City, Zamboanga Del Norte (Travel Time 4-5Hrs - Fare: Php185)
Lunch (Php45)
Terminal - City Hall (Trike - Php8)
City Hall - Airport (Habal-Habal - Php30)
Total Expenses: Php 2,616.50

There you have it! A wonderful three-day vacation for less than a night at a fancy hotel! Granted, these prices may change over time or based on the season, but generally, if you're frugal enough, you can get a good deal for dirt cheap prices! Happy traveling!

Zamboanga and its subtle charms.

All images taken from Lalaking Gala's FB page.

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