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Bataan

Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
War ruins
War ruins
Dambana ng Kagitingan
Dambana ng Kagitingan
Layac Junction Monument
Layac Junction Monument
Death March Memorial Park
Death March Memorial Park
Battling Bastards of Bataan Memorial
Battling Bastards of Bataan Memorial
Philippine-Japanese Friendship Tower
Philippine-Japanese Friendship Tower
Dambana ng Kagitingan
Dambana ng Kagitingan
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
3 Days / 2 Nights Bataan Package
Located in Southwest part of Central Luzon is the province of Bataan, also known as the "Cradle of Heroes". Bataan's historical background and famous ancient attractions have brought its tourism industry into the limelight. Bataan has become the symbol of courage and democracy of the Filipino-American defenders who bravely stood against the Japanese forces.
Overview
A heritage resort in the municipality of Bagac that represents the classic Filipino lifestyle and tradition through the replicas of mansions and homes of prominent Filipinos. Las Casas FIlipinas de Acuzar, a living museum of Filipino craftsmanship, culture and talent awaits every traveler who wishes to travel back in time and relive the traditions during the Spanish era. Be in the presence of old Manila’s golden grandeur at the Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar and get acquainted with the colorful history of Bataan by visiting historical sites of Bataan Death March, Japan-Philippines Friendship Tower, and Dambana ng Kagitingan at Mt. Samat. Discover what makes Bataan a prominent historical destination in the Philippines with our Bataan package that comes complete with guided tours, hassle-free private roundtrip transfer (Manila-Bataan-Manila), accommodation and daily breakfast.
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Location: Manila to Bataan

Travel: (Manila-Bataan) Three (3) hours via land travel

Approximate Travel Time

  • Manila to Bataan: Three (3) hours

What To Try

  • Swimming, jogging, spa, water sports activities, calesa rides, kite flying, fishing, horse-back riding, chicken feeding at Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar.
  • Traditional Filipino games at Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
  • Outdoor activities like bird watching, biking, trekking, camping, swimming at Kairukuan Falls
  • Historical tour to Bataan Death March, Japan-Philippines Friendship Tower, and Zero Kilometre Death March Marker
  • Cultural shows at Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar

What To See

  • Mt. Samat - a well-known mountain in the province of Bataan where one can find the historic Dambana ng Kagitingan.
  • Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar - known for its one-of-a-kind beauty that brings together historical structures in one magnificent place. Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar is full of surprises for everyone to see and experience.
  • Dambana ng Kagitingan - A memorial shrine complex erected near the Mt. Samat dedicated to the fallen American and Filipino heroes who bravely fought against the forces during the World War II. Dambana ng Kagitingan is also known as the Mount Samat National Shrine.
  • Zero Kilometer Death March Marker - serves as a memento of the tragic and historic death march during the World War II. It was when American and Filipino soldiers were forced to march by Japanese invaders from Bataan to Tarlac, approximately 100 kilometers in distance.
  • Japan-Philippines Friendship Tower - the monument, built in 1975, stands as a symbol of Japanese and Filipinos reconciliation, peace, and friendship.

Local Eats

  • Dried Fishes - These include tuyo or dried fish wherein the fish is sliced, cleaned, salted then sun-dried on bamboo stick trays.
  • Tinapa - Fish is cleaned, air-dried, cooked in brine solution then air-dried again. The fish is then placed in smoke modules to undergo smoking process. The fish is ready for final inspection once the skin is shiny and golden brown.
  • Danggit - Rabbit fish or spinefoot is famously known as danggit in the Philippines. The fish is split into half from head to the tail fin, removing the organs then washed, salted and sun-dried. Usually danggit is eaten fried or grilled then dipped in vinegar.
  • Cashew butter - Bataan's version of peanut butter.

Day 1

From Manila, you will be transferred to Bataan. Upon arriving at the hotel, you'll check-in at LAS CASAS FILIPINAS DE ACUZAR, a lodging, open-air museum and heritage park in Bagac, Bataan. After that, you have the time to enjoy the rest of the day.

Day 2

Prepare for TOUR OF THE HERITAGE HOUSES after breakfast. This tour includes the 22 mansions designed carefully to dismantle their antiquity. After the tour, head back to hotel and have a rest.

Day 3

After breakfast, you'll check out from the hotel. Then proceed to BATAAN DEATH MARCH TOUR, a tour which covers the SHRINE OF VALOR AT MT. SAMAT, a 302 ft. which was completed and inaugurated in 1970. Late president Ferdinand Marcos conceived this shrine as a memorial for the sacrifices of the Filipinos who fought and died for freedom. Next on the list are the ZERO KILOMETER DEATH MARCH MARKER and the PHILIPPINE-JAPANESE FRIENDSHIP TOWER, a sign of friendship between the Filipinos and the Japanese. It measures 27 meter or 89 feet and composes three (3) interconnected pillars by multi-layer rings. After the tour, you'll be transferred to Manila.

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Itinerary is subject to change without prior notice due to availability and weather conditions.

  • All rates depend on travel dates and are subject to change without prior notice
  • All rates are based on per person and double occupancy
  • Hotel/resort accommodations are based on lowest/standard room category and subject to availability
  • Applicable for a minimum of two (2) persons
  • All rates are applicable to cash and credit card payment only
  • Valid until March 31, 2020 only (except convention, high/peak, and super peak seasons)
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
Duration: 3 Days /2 Nights Package Inclusions:
  • Private transportation (Manila-Bataan-Manila)
  • Two (2) nights hotel accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • Guided Heritage Houses Tour with snacks
  • Local tour guide for Bataan Death March, Friendship Tower, and Mt. Samat
from
USD553
per person