Discover the wonders of history-rich and naturally-blessed Corregidor

posted April 25, 2019 at 03:13 pm
by  Laica Bagnes
A small rocky island in the Philippines about 48 kilometers west of Manila which is strategically located at the entrance of Manila Bay. Corregidor island fortress stands as a memorial for the courage, valor, and heroism of its Filipino and American defender who bravely held their ground against the overwhelming number of invading Japanese forces during World War II.

Sun Cruises, Inc. (SCI) is currently the sole Transport and tour operator in Corregidor. It started in 1988 and at present continues to provide historical and adventure tours to local and foreign tourist year-round. It is under the Magsaysay Shipping and Logistics Group. It was accredited by the Department of Tourism (DOT) as Water Transport Operator.  Aside from its fast craft ferries, SCI has ten tranvia buses that cater to the regular guided tours and can accommodate up to 280 tourists at any given time. SCI operates 31-rooms Corregidor Inn that also houses the La Playa Restaurant. It also operates Corregidor Hostel a fully air-conditioned dormitory for student and budget-conscious tourist.

Furthermore, Sun Cruises operates two vessels namely M/V Sun Cruises II which caters the daily Corregidor trips. M/V Spirit of Manila caters our Sunset Manila Bay Dinner Cruise.

In terms of historical spots, Corregidor Island has great sights and stories will artistically and intellectually fill your mind. Take a stroll and relax as great sights fill your eyes. Relive history through the Malinta Tunnel Light and Sound Show, where the beginning and the end of WWII are told.

Naming the Corregidor Inn, Malinta Tunnel, Lorcha Dock, and Middle Side Barracks.

Corregidor Inn has 31 rooms. It has a conference room which can accommodate small groups of up to 30 members who would like to hold their strategic planning or business meetings on the island. Their Topside Garden Lunch can accommodate 180 persons.  They also offer tours and packages such as Chill, Thrill, Learn and Cheers.

Corregidor Inn (Boutique Hotel), Clamping, Swimming, Spa and Massage, Sunset and Sunrise Viewing, and Movie by the beach with bonfire are included in Chill package while in Thrill package they have Island Pike XP (Picnic = Hike Experience), Bike Corregidor, Nature Hike, Night Lateral Tunnel Tour, Army Post Hospital Tour, Camp Adventure, Rock Balancing, Kayaking and The Rock Challenge (Adventure Race). An exciting teambuilding challenge of mental and physical tasks in exchange for clues hidden in several historical landmarks on Corregidor Island where you can look outside the standard tourist trails and discover the strange and more interesting and mysterious sides of Corregidor. This Adventure Challenge runs for about 2-3 hours depending on the speed of play with a required minimum member of ten persons. Also, buffet or packed lunch may be included in this package.

Corregidor Island as a historical spot believed that their mission is to move people. They are committed to helping people discover things they love at the same time move them to take action and do those things in real life.

Topics: BIYAHERO , 2019 Trip , Travel Philippines
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