The Philippines is one of the famous holiday destinations among the tourist. One of the must-go tourist destinations in the Philippines is Iloilo. Iloilo is a province located in the region of Western Visayas in the Philippines. Located a major southeast portion of the Visayan island of Panay and is bordered by the province of Antique to the west, Capiz to the north, the Jintotolo Channel to the northeast, the Guimaras Strait to the east, and the Iloilo Strait and Panay Gulf to the southwest. Just off Iloilo's southeast coast is the island province of Guimaras, once part of Iloilo but now an independent province. Iloilo is well-known for the annual Dinagyang Festival, scrumptiously fresh seafood and elegant heritage sites. There are many interesting attractions in this city from white sands beaches, beautiful islands and stunning waterfall for you to explore.
The climate in Iloilo is tropical year-round with an average temperature of 27degrees Celsius. Iloilo or Philippines has only two seasons which is wet and dry seasons where rainfall can be heavy during the wet or monsoon season. Most of the months of the year are marked by major rainfall. The best time to visit Iloilo would be between December to February when the weather is warmer with occasional showers. During this season, the sun shines bright, resulting in clear skies with the winds blow gently suitable for outdoor activities. The off-peak season is between July to September where the climate during that season is unpredictable and typhoons can sometimes occur anytime. Visitors should check the weather reports before going to this town. During this season you will find better flight tickets and hotel deals. However, visitors should expect plenty of rain as it is the wettest month of the year.
Surigao Airport - Surigao Airport is a public domestic airport that connects the city of Surigao City with other places in the Philippines. The airport can be found at Barangay Luna, which is about 7 kilometers away from Surigao City. Just like other airports in the Philippines, this airport is operated by Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines. The airlines that operate in this airport is Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines. Surigao Airport has many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or dine in 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 transportation available in Surigao Airport for the visitors.
Iloilo International Airport - Iloilo International Airport is the fifth-largest airport in the Philippines. You can fly to 9 destinations with five airlines in scheduled passenger traffic. The airlines that operate here include Air Juan, Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and Philippines AirAsia. The route with the most departures is the route to Manila with an average of 117 flights from Iloilo every week, which is over 59% of all weekly departures. There are international flights to Singapore and Hong Kong. Cebu Pacific Air is the largest airline here by counting the number of departures with around 93 scheduled take-offs every week. The second-largest operator from Iloilo is Philippine Airlines. Iloilo International Airport has many interesting shops and eateries within the airport so you can shop or dine in 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 transportation available at Iloilo International Airport for the visitors.
Iloilo’s climate is under the hot 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 can be unpredictable with heavy rains and thunderstorm. The average maximum temperature in Iloilo is around 27 and 33 degree Celsius, while the average minimum is about 20 and 24 degree Celsius. The temperature is also high with April being the warmest month and February as the driest month. A lot of rain falls from June to November with August being the wettest month. Iloilo is the coolest in February. If you plan to visit Iloilo during this season, make sure you book your flight and hotel early as both fill up quickly.