The Philippines is one of the well-known holiday destinations among the tourist. One of the most famous tourist destinations in the Philippines is Butuan. Butuan or Butuan City is among the many travelers from all over the world destinations that are popular in the Philippines. A high-class urbanized city is known as a strategic trading hub and for its lumber industry, Butuan is well known as the “Timber City of the South” with its own fair share of its traveler attractions. There are lots of attractive landmarks in Butuan that you can visit.
The climate in Butuan is tropical year-round with an average temperature of 28-34 degrees Celsius. Butuan or Philippines has only two main seasons, which is dry and wet seasons where rainfall can be heavy during the monsoon or wet season and humidity during the hotter months can reach almost high. The best time to visit Butuan would be in between December until February when the weather is warmer with light rain. During this season, the sun shines bright, resulting in clear open skies with the winds blow mildly suitable for outdoor activities. The off-peak season is in between July until September where the climate during that season cannot be predictable and typhoons can sometimes occur anytime. It is advisable for visitors to update the weather reports before going to this island. During this season you will find cheaper flight tickets and hotel deals. It is best to plan your trip well so you may enjoy travel in the best and conducive environment.
Godofredo P. Ramos Airport – Godofredo P. Ramos Airport is also well known as Caticlan Airport and recently the Boracay Airport. The airport serves the part of Malay and the vicinity. This is the airport for those who wish to go to Boracay since it is nearest to the city. The airport is in the top 7 busiest airports in the Philippines. The airport was previously named after a former member of the Congress who was a native Malay. The airport has a runway of 2 kilometers and a width of 45 meters. It can only support aircraft as big as an Airbus A321 which is bit longer that Boeing 737. Some of the airlines that operate here are Cebu Pacific, Philippines AirAsia, Air Juan and few more. The routes are only for domestic locations. Godofredo P. Ramos Airport has many interesting shops and diners within the airport so you can shop or eat while waiting for the aircraft to arrive or depart. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of public transportation available in Boracay Airport for the visitors.
Bancasi Airport – Bancasi Airport is an international airport that acts as the doorway to the city of Butuan as well as the nearest area. The airport situated on Barangay Bancasi which is found about 9 kilometers away from the city of Butuan. It is the only airport operating in the region, being the busiest of its kind in Caraga Region of Philippines. The airlines that fly in this airport are Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines for flights heading to and from Manila and Cebu. The airport can accommodate up around 700 000 passengers annually as of 2016. Bancasi Airport has many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or eat while waiting for the plane to arrive or depart. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of public transportation available in Bancasi Airport for the visitors.
Butuan climate is under the heat of the sun for most of the time. Usually, it will be warm and sunny throughout the years with little rains except for typhoon season which the weather cannot be predictable with heavy rains and thunderstorm. The average maximum temperature in Bacolod is around 25 and 31 degree Celsius, while the average minimum is about 19 and 22 degree Celsius. While around December until February will be crowded of seasons because it will be the warm and enjoyable season of the year. If you plan to visit Butuan during this season, make sure you book your flight and hotel early as two months in advance for a lower price.