Travel: Beautiful Batanes Trip Day 2 (Part 3 of 3)

01 July 2010

 

Travel: Beautiful Batanes Trip Day 2 (Part 3 of 3)

 

Alas! The last installment of my Batanes Day 2 saga.

 

I have asked Jun, my tour-guide-for-the-day to extend my tour to the south of Batan Island. By and large, I wanted to capture the picturesque Marlboro Country on cam.

 

Marlboro Country (Read separate blog here).
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From Hills to Shore. Observing fishermen’s lives at the Fisherman’s Village.

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The Rolling Hills of Batanes
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Tukon Lighthouse overlooking the Pacific Ocean, atop rolling hills.
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Bunker Restaurant is perfect for those romantic dates. It used to be an abandoned American bunker. It now serves delish food from 5 PM onwards, on top of a windy hill, right beside an old lighthouse.
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Tukon Church – church on a hill
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DETAILS:
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Travel Date: 11 – 13 June 2010
Budget:

Accommodation at Fundacion Pacita for two nights: PHP 16,000
Tour: half day tour is free careof Fundacion Pacita – I wanted to go to the Southern part of Batan Island, hence I had to pay extra (PHP 250 per hour)
Address: Fundacion Pacita Batanes Nature Lodge, Brgy. Chanarian-Tukon, Basco, Batanes
Telephone Number: +63.927.290.2404
Website: http://www.fundacionpacita.ph

Others:

Batanes, here I come (read blog here)
Accommodation: Fundacion Pacita (Read blog here.)

Batanes Day 1 – Tour around the Town Proper (read blog here)

Batanes Day 2 – Batan Island Tour

  • Radar Tukon
  • Dipnaysupuan Japanese Tunnel
  • Valugan Bay (Boulder Beach)
  • Chawa View Deck
  • San Carlos Borromeo Church
  • House of Dakay
  • San Jose de Ivana Church
  • Honesty Cafe
  • Alapad of Loran
  • Ruins of Songsong
  • Racuh-A-Payaman (Marlboro Country)
  • Vayang Ranch (Rolling Hills)
  • Basco Lighthouse
  • Tukon Church

Batanes Day 3 – Leaving Batan Island (read blog here)

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Mai Pascua

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