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Philippines - Pahiyas Festival 2017
PHP 3600 per person

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Duration: Day Tour

One of the Philippine's biggest and colorful harvest festival celebrated every 15th of May. Pahiyas Festival is rooted in the traditional celebration of the townsfolk in thanksgiving for bounty harvest. Decorations called "Kiping", leaf-shaped and multi-colored rice paste wafers which is used to decorate the facades of the homes along with fruits and flowers from nature.

Tour Code: LIT/QZN/4P/FEST17/PHYSFEST

Rates are per persons and based on Philippine Peso.

Pahiyas Festival 2017

Travel Date: May 15, 2017

Rates per person 

Minimum of 10 persons to run the tour

PHP 3,600 

Package Inclusions

  • Roundtrip van transfers Manila/Sariaya/Tayabas/Lucban/Manila
  • Breakfast at Casa Plaza de Sariaya
  • Inclusive of all entrance fees
  • Lunch at Memphis Garden Cafe
  • PM snack at Original Buddy's Restaurant
  • Enjoy and Celebrate 3 Festivals
    • Pahiyas Festival Town Tour at Sariaya
    • Mayohan Festival at Tayabas
    • Pahiyas Festival at Lucban
  • Service of a local tour coordinator/guide

Not included

  • Drinks, meals, tips and other incidentals not stipulated in the above itinerary and package inclusions.

Notes

  • Rates are good for ten (10) persons traveling together.
  • No reservations have been made yet.
  • Confirmation of accommodation and other services are subject to availability at the time of request.
  • Standard hotel/resort check-in time is 2:00pm and check-out at 12:00nn.
  • Early hotel/resort check-in and late check-out are subject to room availability and may be subject to additional fees.
  • Rajah Travel Corporation reserves the right to make adjustments on the tour schedule due to inclement weather.
  • Enjoy and celebrate the 3 Festivals
    • Pahiyas Festival Town Tour at Sariaya
    • Mayohan Festival at Tayabas
    • Pahiyas Festival Tour at Lucban
  • Visit Villa Sariaya
DAY TOUR PAHIYAS FESTIVAL

Assembly of the participants from 03:00 AM - 04:00AM.

Depart Manila to Sariaya Quezon, approximate three (3) hours travel time. 

Arrived at Sariaya, Quezon - it is tagged as the Heritage Town of Quezon and Art Deco Capital of Southern Luzon for its extant heritage houses and structure built in Art Deco-styled architecture scattered mostly in town proper and also well-known for its delicacies such Pinagong, Broas, Apas, Leche Puto, Yema and more. Proceed to Casa Plaza de Sariaya for breakfast. 

After breakfast, proceed to Sariaya Pahiyas Festival Town Tour. Then, visit Don Catalino Rodriguez Ancestral House also known as Villa Sariaya. It was declared by as one of the Heritage House by the National Historical Institute (Now called as the National Historical Commision) of the Philippines. It was owned by the 1908-1909 Town President, Don Catalino Rodriguez. This house has already been transformed into a museum. 

A 30 minutes travel from Sariaya, you will arrived at Tayabas City. Experience one of a kind festival called Mayohna Festival. This festival gives tribute to San Isidro Labrador  with a procession. This is a form of thanks giving by the people since most of them were farmers, for giving them good harvest. Suman is the ritual gift for Hagisan. It is cooked with great enthusiasm by the peolpe in Tayabas because it is an opportunity to share their properity. 

Lunch will be served at Memphis Garden Cafe

After lunch, proceed to Lucban, Quezon.

Enjoy the Lucban San Isidro Pahiyas Festival it is a grand display of colorful rice wafers, fruits, vegetables and handicrafts adorning the house in town. The highlights of the festival is a procession along the the street of the image of San Isidro Ladrador, to ensure the people's bountiful harvest in the coming season. Take a delightful snacks at the Original Buddy's Restaurant. 

Before heading back to Manila, drop by at souvenir shops for pasalubong.

End of Tour