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Davao visitors up by 81%

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Category: Davao Tourism Posted: Sunday, October 9th, 2016

It seems like the tourism sector in Davao region is booming.

According to Department of Tourism, the number of visitors in Davao Region went up by 81% or total of 714,887 for the first quarter of 2016 as compared to 395,145 visitors during the same period last year.

The number of foreign tourists reached 102,609 as compared with last year at only 28,158. Read the rest of this entry »

5th Davao Mega Travel Sale Set

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Category: Davao Tourism Posted: Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

Davao Mega Travel Sale

Davao Mega Travel Sale


Now on its fifth year, the Davao Mega Travel Sale will be slated on March 7 to 9, 2014 at the Abreeza Mall.

Around 50 tourism-related businesses, including airlines, tour operators, cruise lines, international tour companies, and hotels and resorts, are expected to participate in the said event. Read the rest of this entry »

2 Events to Watch Out for this Summer!

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Category: Davao Tourism Posted: Monday, April 8th, 2013

Here are the two summer events that would surely make summer experience more fun:

3rd International Mt. Apo Boulder Face Challenge
This event is one of the toughest adventure races in the Philippines. Activities include mountain biking, trekking, road running and white water tubing. This will be participated by local and foreign teams where each team is composted of three members. Read the rest of this entry »

Prepare for the 3rd International Mt. Apo Boulder Face Challenge

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Category: Davao Tourism Posted: Monday, February 11th, 2013

Get ready for the third International Mt. Apo Boulder Face challenge this coming April 27 to 28, 2013 in Santa Cruz, Davao del Sur.

The Mt. Apo Boulder Face Challenge is one of the toughest adventure races in the country featuring a 24-hour adventure challenge which includes four disciplines namely mountain biking, trekking, road running and white water tubing. Read the rest of this entry »

Davao City Prepares for MICE 2013

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Category: Davao Tourism Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013

Davao is preparing for the biggest gathering of big corporate players from the meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions or MICE industry which will be held in the city.

MICE is a yearly marketing and educational event designed to promote the standards and capability of the Philippine MICE sector and this is the first time that the city host such event. Read the rest of this entry »

Davao City Launches Tourism Mobile App

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Category: Davao Tourism Posted: Sunday, August 5th, 2012
Davao mobile app

Davao mobile app

The Davao City Government, in partnership with Smart Communications recently launched the city’s first ever tourism mobile app known as Davao Life. The launching is in time for the Kadayawan Festival—a month-long event celebrating the nature’s bounty. Read the rest of this entry »

The Venue Party Boat: Davao’s First Cruising, Dining and Party Boat

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Category: Davao Tourism Posted: Sunday, May 6th, 2012

The Venue Party boat

The Venue Party boat


The Venue Party Boat is the first party cruise boat in Davao. The boat offers a unique and totally new cruising experience for its guests.

The Venue Party Boat is cruising the vicinity of Samal Island. It hosts three floors of dining options–a buffet restaurant, a grillery and a coffee shop. Read the rest of this entry »