Do it yourself Baguio Travel!
If you have Php2,000 it is enough to last you a 2 days and 1 night travel to the city of Pines.
The City of Baguio or Ilokano: Ciudad ti Baguio is said to be the summer capital of the Philippines because it is eight degrees cooler than in Metro Manila.
You could go to Baguio via land. The most famous mode of transportation is by bus.
Buses that go to Baguio are the following:
- Victory Liner
- Genesis Bus
- Dagupan Bus Co.,Inc.
- GV Florida Transport
- Philippine Rabbit
- Viron Transit
- Dangwa Tranco
- Genesis Transport
- Saulog Transit Inc.
- Amanian bus line
- and many smaller feeder minibuses.
Fare going to Baguio will cost you only Php 450.00 per way. The buses usually travel the approximately 250 km distance between Manila and Baguio City by way of Kennon Road at around six hours. Fortunately, Victory Liner now offer De Luxe Buses to Baguio via SCTEX which shortened the travel hours by one to two hours depending on the traffic but it cost more at Php 750.00.
Go and travel Philippines! In Baguio you could buy fresh flowers, fruits like strawberries, and vegetables, brooms, peanut brittles at the public market, go boating, biking, skating at Burnham Park, visit the Bencab museum in Asin, visit The Mansion, Pink Sisters Convent, Good Shepherd, Wright Park, Botanical Garden, Tam-awan Village, Philippine Military Academy.
Boarding house, inns, hotels, abound in Baguio. Accommodation will cost around Php 200 to Php16,000 a night.
You don’t have to have your own private vehicle because jeepneys and taxi abound in Baguio. Taxi plug down rate is Php40.00. Jeepneys cost Php8.00.
Lakbayin ang Pilipinas!