The Philippine Travel Mart is the longest-running and most exciting annual expo of Philippine tourism. This year, it taps into the youth-driven market with its experiential exhibits, affordable tour packages, and novel destinations.
Explore New Destinations
This year, the Sale ng Bayan offers up to 70% off on travel packages, accommodations, and airfare. Another exciting development are tour packages for Tawi-Tawi and Zamboanga, unveiling their natural beauty and cultural treasures. It will also promote Camiguin as a Sunrise to Sunset destination.
Experience Proudly Pinoy Culture
The Philippine Travel Mart also hosts various activities that promote Filipino culture and products from the different regions. This year includes cultural events through school competitions, such as Eco Chorale, Himig ng Kundiman, Patimpalak ng Kasuotang Pilipino, Cultural Dance and the Philippine Tourism Quiz Bee Finals. In addition, a presentation by the Leyte-based Kalipayan Dance Troupe will have its first major performance as it recovers from Typhoon Yolanda.
A fashion show will honor of the banig weavers of Basey, Samar, highlighting their colourful products. In addition, the Capiz booth will feature its agricultural tourism through live ducks and an interactive game of catch-the-crab.
Popular Youtuber, Kulas of Becoming Filipino, will be giving a talk on what he loves most about the country. Joining him will be other advocates in sustainable and inclusive tourism.
Philippine Travel Mart 2019 will be held at the SMX Convention Center from August 30 to September 1, 2019.