General Santos is one of the famous, notable, populous city in the Philippines. Also known as 'Gensan,' this southernmost city in the Philippines is filled with tall buildings, but also equipped with the beauty of mother nature. Ginormous ships can be seen at Sarangani Bay packing up freshly caught tuna at the dock.
The climate in General Santos is tropical year-round with an average temperature of 27 degrees Celsius. The Philippines has only two seasons, which is wet and dry seasons. However, General Santos is one of the Philippines' provinces that will mostly experience dry weather. Thus, the weather is mostly sunny throughout the year. The best time to visit General Santos would be between February to March when the weather is warmer with infrequent showers. During this season, the sunny weather makes it suitable for outdoor activities. The off-peak season is in December where the climate during that season has more of rainy days. In this season, you will find better flight tickets and hotel deals.
Francis B. Reyes Airport – Francis B. Reyes Airport (USU) is a domestic airport that serves Coron, Palawan and Busuanga. Formerly, it was known as Busuanga Island Airport. The distance between this airport to the nearest Coron Town is around 20 kilometers. The airlines that operate in this airport are Air Juan, AirSWIFT, Cebu Pacific and SkyJet. This airport has a single terminal without air-conditioner. It is best if you dress light when you come to this airport. Francis B. Reyes Airport provides necessary facilities including small numbers of eateries, shops and cafes. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of transportation available in Franciso B. Reyes Airport for the visitors. This airport also offers Transfer service using minivan that sends the visitors either to their hotel or to the Coron Town.
General Santos International Airport – The General Santos International Airport (GES) is an international airport that connects General Santos city with the outside world. GES is Mindanao’s biggest airport. The airport is roughly 19km away from General Santos City Centre. This airport only consists of a single terminal with many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or dine in while waiting for the plane to arrive or depart. The airlines that operate here are Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and PAL Express. The Mactan–Cebu International Airport has. To go in and out of the airport is easy because there are many types of transportation available in The Mactan–Cebu International Airport for the visitors.
General Santos’s climate is under the hot sun for most of the time. Usually, it will be warm and sunny throughout the years as General Santos is one of the driest cities in the Philippines. The average maximum temperature in General Santos is around 31 and 33 degree Celsius, while the average minimum is about 22 and 23 degree Celsius. While around December to February will be the peak of seasons because it will be the warm and pleasant season of the year. If you plan to visit General Santos during this season, make sure you book your flight and hotel early as both fill up quickly.