The north of Luzon offers a diverse option on how to spend your holidays and one of the best way to lazy around is just bum around the beach, and Saud Beach in Ilocos is the perfect place to do such. However, why not maximize your stay at the northern region of Luzon and explore it’s unique tourist attractions.
Here’s a sample itinerary for you in exploring the Ilocos region in one go.
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I’m writing this guide just right after dinner upon our arrival here in Pagudpud. I wanted to write this right away because I wanted to share the information as fresh as it can be from our experience
To get to Pagudpud you must bring your self first to Ilocos Norte, The northern most province of the Luzon Island.
- From Cubao take a bus bound to Loag, Ilocos Norte. Fare is around 700 pesos
- Upon arriving in Loag navigate going to Lazaro street where most of the Buses and Vans going to Pagudpud are. Lazaro street is in near Jollibee and PLDT.
- Take a bus to Pagudpud, get off at the crossing and take a tricycle to your resort, cost is around 60 pesos.
Remember to take the buses that has Pagudpud in their signages. If you need to take buses that are Cagayan bound or those who does not have Pagudpud signage make sure to tell the conductor that you are going to Pagudpud and to drop you off at the crossing. From there you can take a tricycle going to your home stay, fare is about 100.