How do I commute to Batanes?
The fastest way to reach Batanes is by air. However, the options are limited. Philippine Airlines and Skyjet Air fly to Basco, the capital town of the province. Travel time is 70-110 minutes, depending on your choice of airline.
How far is Batanes from Manila by plane?
The quickest way to get from Manila to Batanes Island is to fly which costs ₱5,500 – ₱13,000 and takes 3h 53m. What is the distance between Manila and Batanes Island? The distance between Manila and Batanes Island is 658 km.
How much will it cost to travel to Batanes?
The best way to reach Batanes is by plane from airports in Clark and Manila via Skyjet and Philippine Airlines, each services one-way flight per day, as shared below. Travel time is around 1 hour and 45 minutes. Air fare would cost around P4,000.00 per way on lean season and as high as P12,000.00 on peak.
Why is Batanes so expensive?
My mom told me that at that time, Batanes was a very expensive destination. Due to its location, limited flights, weather and sea conditions, one-way fares would cost at least P4,000, accommodations and tour guides were few, and food was harder to replenish so food was relatively more expensive.
How long is the bus ride from Manila to Batanes?
The best way to get from Manila to Batanes without a car is to bus which takes 12h and costs ₱700 – ₱1,000. How long does it take to get from Manila to Batanes? It takes approximately 3h 17m to get from Manila to Batanes, including transfers.
How many days should you stay in Batanes?
If you are pressed for time, the typical Batanes itinerary is 4Days/3Nights which includes North Batan, South Batan and Sabtang Tour. If you wish to include Itbayat in your tour, I suggest adding 3-4 more days to be able to explore it.
Why do tourists visit Batanes?
Beautiful Scenery – simply amazing. Shaped by nature millions of years ago, Batanes is most known for its rugged and scenic views. Everywhere you look, you will be amazed. Green, rolling pastures, orange sunsets, crisp, clean air are just a slice of what you will experience.
What is the best month to go to Batanes?
The best time to visit Batanes is in Summer, which is around March to June. It’s a time where rainfalls are minimal and you’ll experience sunny days in Batanes. You wouldn’t have a problem to explore from places to places if you’ll visit during summer.