Tuesday, May 23, 2017

FAM TOUR in Iligan

(Thursday, 30th day of March 2017)

 

ILIGAN CITY – The Committee on Tourism chaired by Councilor Ate Sol Bacsarpa and with City Tourism Office conducted a Familiarization Tour or FAM TOUR last March 23, 2017 together with the Department of Tourism (DOT) Region X and travel and tour agencies in Iligan City.

The purpose of this activity is to give knowledge to the travel and tour agencies regarding the tour packages which they would cater to the tourists. The itinerary of the activity was first in Dodiongan Falls in Brgy. Bonbonon, second, in the Tourism Triangle in Iligan City, the Maria Cristina Falls, Mimbalot Falls and Tinago Falls and lastly to the new tourist destination in Paseo De Santiago.

Mr. Pat Noel of City Tourism Office highlighted the most important aspect in rising the businesses of the travel and tour agencies is to have inbound travels also this would  give Iligan City the increasing percentage of tourism.

The Local Government of Iligan organized this FAM Tour activity to create awareness of the travel experiences and will increase product knowledge and destination knowledge among the travel and tour agencies and will make Iligan as exciting place to visit, as well.

 

– – – Yoshanne Mae Alarde

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