The Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, and Quezon (CALABARZON) collective has a delightfully dizzying selection of activities, festivities, and attractions that reel in tourists from the neighboring provinces and beyond – even on weekdays and weekends, because of the various leisure and adventure options that range from the city to the region’s seas and summits. Depending on proximity and intent, chances are you already have your favorite destinations pinned down. But if you’re having trouble mapping out your vacation because of the sheer number of things to see and do that you want to tick off your bucket list, these tourism circuits have done the curating for you.

Balay Dako in Tagaytay. Photo courtesy of the Department of Tourism.

Metro Tagaytay Tourism Circuit in Cavite. This circuit of different destinations highlights the most exciting leisure, recreation, and events destinations in Tagaytay City, the various fascinating eco-tourism and histo-cultural points in Maragondon, and refreshing farm tourism sites in Silang and Alfonso.

TANAW Nature and Adventure Park in Laguna. Photo courtesy of the Department of Tourism.

Buhay Laguna Tourism Circuit. Experience Laguna like a local in this circuit that  shines a light on Laguna’s natural springs, waterfalls, protected natural landscapes, and cultural hubs  in San Pablo, Nagcarlan, Liliw, and Rizal. See all seven lakes of San Pablo, buy quality local footwear from Liliw’s famous shoe stores and more all in one province.

Pamplona Little Beach in Quezon. Photo courtesy of the Department of Tourism.

Reina Tourism Circuit (Quezon). The Reina Tourism Cluster Circuit has a mix of everything for everyone in Quezon province’s Real, Infanta, and General Nakar municipalities – whether it’s daring outdoor adventures, historical landmarks, or lesser known natural attractions like Tulaog Cave, Pamplona Little Beach and more.

Crescent Moon Cafe and Pottery in Rizal. Photo courtesy of the Department of Tourism.

FFAAN Experience Tourism Circuit (Rizal). The Faith, Food, Art, Adventure, and Nature (FFAN) circuit lets you see Rizal differently with a thoughtfully prepared selection of attractions that merge art, faith, adventure, and nature. Visit all the iconic museums and art hubs in Antipolo and Angono, shop for trendy ready-to-wear clothing and bargain finds in Taytay, and try all of the colorful kakanin of Cainta.

Bayside Tourism Circuit (Batangas). Batangas offers the best of both worlds, offering enriching adventures on sea and land. Go fish feeding in Nasugbu, walk through the heritage-lined streets of Taal, explore and free dive into the waters of Laiya in San Juan, or marvel at the colorful marine life in Calatagan’s waters. 

Discover more destinations to see, experience, and savor in CALABARZON. Visit these links to map out your next journey across the Philippines. 

Travel Safely!

All these tourist destinations have health and safety protocols in place to protect locals and visitors alike. Everyone is expected to comply by wearing face masks, regularly washing their hands, and practicing physical distancing.

To check out up-to-date information regarding local destinations that are open and the safety protocols and requirements needed for each location, you may visit philippines.travel/safetrip or download the Travel Philippines app at app.philippines.travel, Apple Store, or Google Playstore.