Tuguegarao, Cagayan is located in the Northern part of the island of Luzon and is approximately 480 kilometers from Manila. There are many tourist attractions in Tuguegarao such as the Callao Cave where you can indulge yourself in the breathtaking sight of a church inside a cave. You can also visit one of its famous beaches, the Anguib Beach or Cagayan’s Boracay of the North. Also, in Tuguegarao is Calvary Hills, a church atop a hill and the St. Peter’s Cathedral, one of the oldest churches in the Philippines. There are many places to visit in Cagayan and it is a recommended must-see tourist spot.
The best time to visit Tuguegarao in the Philippines is from January until April when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited or very little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Tuguegarao is 36°C in April and the lowest is 27°C in January. Visitors can also plan their visit to Tuguegarao to coincide with the Pavvurulun Afi Festival which is held every year from the 10th to 17th August. The festival will feature a trade fair which will showcase the different products of the city and those from nearby municipalities and regions. Other activities include street dancing and drum and lyre competition, pansit cooking and eating contest, inter-agency volleyball and basketball games, and dance contest for tricycle drivers.
Laoag International Airport (LAO) - Laoag International Airport (LAO) is the main airport serving the general area of Laoag, the capital city of the province of Ilocos Norte in the Philippines. It is the only airport in Ilocos Norte and is the northernmost international airport in the Philippines by geographical location. The airport is a popular charter destination for tourists from China. It has one 2,420-meter runway and is designated as a secondary/alternate international airport by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines, a body of the Department of Transportation that is responsible for the operations of not only this airport but also of all other airports in the Philippines except the major international airports.
Tuguegarao Airport (TUG) - Tuguegarao Airport is an airport serving the general area of Tuguegarao, the capital city of the province of Cagayan in the Philippines. Located along Maharlika Highway, the airport is highly accessible from adjacent municipalities in Cagayan and northern Isabela. The airport is currently served by PAL Express, Cebu Pacific, Sky Pasada and charter airline Royal Air Charter Service.
The climate is tropical in Tuguegarao. Tuguegarao will experience the rainy season from June until November. Thus visitors are encouraged to plan their daily trips accordingly and bringing an umbrella is highly encouraged.