Normal peace and order, calm nature and ecological wonders, world-class lodges, and human’s hospitality accelerate the potential for traveler influx into Davao City and surrounding areas. A collection of foremost journey operators and media representatives from Japan discovered Davao Town’s quality-saved secrets all through a 4-day trip on the domestic turf of President Rodrigo Duterte.


Tourism Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo said the familiarization tour (fam-excursion) prepared by the Department of Tourism (DOT) Mindanao Office and the Philippine Airlines (Pal) protected journeys to the plush Lawn of Eden, Philippine Eagle Middle, Malagos Lawn, and Davao Marina Tuna. The fam-tour additionally blanketed visits to the humble Duterte house in Matina, Davao Town, Museo de Dabaw, and the City’s Rescue 911 command Middle.

The fam-excursion culminated in an overnight stay at honeymooners’ paradise in Pearl Farm and Malipano islands, where cultural dances were carried out, and neighborhood cuisine and the unique result were served. DOT Tokyo Attache Gwen S. Batoon, who headed the 12-member fam-excursion institution from Tokyo and Osaka, including main tour and excursion operators, media editors, and journey bloggers, credits the latest State visit of President Duterte for Eastern strong hobby to tour to the Philippines.

That is quite an eye-opener for those first-time visitors amidst a false impression that Davao Town is part of a battle area (Eastern Mindanao), at the same time as West Mindanao authorities here have beefed up security measures,” DOT Assistant Secretary Eden David careworn Mexico. The DOT professional also disclosed that the fam-tour coincided with Japan’s lowering of travel Advisory to Level 1 for Davao Town, which bodes well for nearby tourism. Japan’s Ministry of Overseas Affairs (MOFA) raised the journey Advisory to Stage 2 after the tragic bomb explosion in September.

Batoon relayed the MOFA declaration to David’s Office and confirmed through the Eastern Consul to Davao Metropolis Tomoko Dodo during the institution’s familiarization ride to Davao Metropolis. “President Duterte, together with Secretary Teo, surely won MOFA’s approval and favorable movement all through their running Nation go to,” Batoon stated.
“We are certainly pleased to pay attention to the first-rate information from DOT’s Tokyo Office; this is why our Japanese pals are coming to Davao,” said David.
Underneath the minimum precautionary journey Advisory Degree 1, Jap tour and tour operators are again allowed to offer excursion applications to Davao.