TPB Members’ Familiarization Tour: Batanes

The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines, in collaboration with the Department of Tourism – Region 2 Office, wrapped up the third and final module of the familiarization tour for its founding members with a visit to the breathtaking island of Batanes last 20-23 March 2023.
Eleven (11) representatives from the travel agency and tour operators sector visited some of the most stunning attractions in Batanes famed for their natural beauty and cultural significance such as the Racuh-a-Payaman (Marlboro Country), Basco Lighthouse, Mt. Carmel Chapel, and the Chamantad-Tinyan View Deck.
The tour also provided TPB members the opportunity to network and engage with local tourism stakeholders, conduct an ocular inspection of tourism establishments, and gain valuable knowledge about the province’s tourism industry.