Mamasyal sa Mt. Mamara, August 28, 2016

Mt. Mamara is a newly opened mountain in Brgy Daraitan, Tanay, Rizal.

Relatively an easier trek compared to Mt. Daraitan, Mt Mamara (3/9) boasts and shares the same view of Tinipak River and its rock formation as well as a caving experience for those who seek adventure.

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photo credit to Ms Rejean

Just us as we explore this nature’s gift for only Php820* all-in which includes transportation by van, all fees, personalized bagtag and souvenir.

*rate is a bit expensive than our normal hikes because we have a guide ratio of 1:5 and we also hire a van as our mode of transportation (maximum of 15 pax for an 18-seater van)

itinerary:
0430 AM – Meet-up Chowking Shaw Boulevard
05: 00AM – departure for Daraitan
07: 15AM – Arrival at the Brgy. Hall in Daraitan (JOP) – Register / Secure Guide
07:30AM – Start Hiking to Mt. Mamara via river trail
08:00AM – Arrival at the Camp Site / Register
08:20AM – Arrival at the bank of Tinipak River
09:00AM – Arrival at the base of Mt. Mamara / Entrance of Maytuntong Cave / Commence Ascent
10:30 AM – Arrival at the view deck / Photo Ops
1050AM – Proceed to Summit / Camp Site
11:00AM – Arrival at the Camp Site – more photo-ops, lunch
11:45AM – Started to descend the mountain
1:15PM – Arrival at the entrance to Maytuntong Cave, caving
3:00PM – free time at Tinipak River
4:30PM – return back at the Camp Site/wash up
6:00PM departure from Brgy Daraitan
8:30PM ETA at Chowking Starmall

Please deposit Php500 (transferrable but non refundable) to secure slot.

We need atleast 15 pax to push through with this trip.

Account details:

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 0069 3657 79

(please keep deposit slips or online banking confirmation screenshot)

For inquiries please contact:
Ralph : 09178726787

“You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.” -Stanislaw Lem

 

More details here

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Kalinga para sa mga taga Kalinga, a voluntour, August 20-21, 2016

WE VolunTour is going to back to Buscalan in Kalinga to share some love to the kids in this remote village.

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Buscalan is the home of the famous Apo Whang Od, the oldest and the last traditional surviving tatoo artist in Kalinga. We wanted to meet Apo Whang Od and get to know her and her story (probably have some tattoo session, only if she is not that exhausted) but more than the visit we wanted to share some warm love to the kids in this community.

We will be giving out toys, snacks and anything you can donate for the kids.

Join us in this once in a lifetime opportunity to visit a nice place and also give back and share our blessings to the members of the Butbut tribe in Buscalan. Experience all of this for only Php2950 which covers van transportation, homestay accommodation, guide fees, 3 meals, bagtag and WE VolunTour souvenir.

Iti:
Day 0. August 19. Friday
830 PM assembly at Chowking Starmall in EDSA Shaw
9 PM departure from Manila

Day 1. August 20. Saturday
6AM arrival at Banawe
Breakfast (on pax account), picture taking at viewpoint
830AM departure for Bontoc
1030AM Arrival at Bontoc (picture taking, organizers will buy food at the market, lunch on pax account)
11:30 depart for Tinglayan
1:30 Arrival at Tinglayan, 40 minute trek to the village in Buscalan
2:10 PM arrival at homestay, free time. can have tattoo session or check around the area
6:00 PM Dinner (c/o WE VolunTour)
7:00 to sawa – bonfire, socials, rest

Day 2. August 21. Sunday
7AM breakfast (c/o WE VolunTour)
8AM tour around the area (rice terraces and/or falls)
10AM gift giving with the kids
12:00NN Lunch (c/o WE VolunTour)
1:00PM departure from Kalinga, side trip in Baguio (on pax account) and to buy pasalubong

*Estimated time of arrival in Manila: 3AM of Monday, August 22.

*****To those who are not able to join on the trip, you may donate toys, food, clothes for the kids.

Deadline of registration to those who will join the activity: August 16, 2015.

Please deposit Php1700 (non refundable) to secure slot.

Account details:
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 0069 3657 79 (please keep deposit slips or online banking confirmation screenshot)

For inquiries, pledges and donations you may contact:
Ralph : 09178726787

More details here

Akyat Tayo sa Mt. Tagapo, July 24, 2016

We know you missed it, so we are bringing our dayhikes back!
Let’s start by exploring Mt. Tagapo in Talim, Island, Binangonan Rizal.

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The trek is relatively easy (2/7 from Pinoy Mountaineer) and is just perfect for beginners. But the adventure to get there is exciting. There is even boat ride in Laguna de Bay wherein you will get to see the scenic lake and the fishing villages there. And when you get to the summit, you will have a better view of the lake and the surrounding coastal communities below.

Experience this with a fun group of friends for only Php650-all in- which includes all transportation, entrance and guide fees, personalized WE VolunTour bagtag and item. *First 15 to register will get a free WE VolunTour drawstring bag.

itinerary:
04:30 Assembly at Starmall EDSA Shaw
05:00 Departure for Binangonan Port
05:50 Arrival at Binangonan Port
06:00 Boat ride to Brgy Janosa
07:15 registration at the brgy
07:45 start of trek
10:00 summit
10:30 start descend
12:30 back to jump off (lunch, free time, shower)
14:00 boat ride for Binangonan
15:00 arival at the port
15:15 departure for StarMall in EDSA-Shaw
17:00 ETA Manila

Deadline of registration: July 20, 2016

Please deposit Php500 (transferrable but non refundable) to secure slot.

We need atleast 11 pax to push through with this trip.

Account details:

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 0069 3657 79

(please keep deposit slips or online banking confirmation screenshot)

For inquiries please contact:
Ralph : 09178726787

“You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.” -Stanislaw Lem

 

More information here

Appreciating Apo Reef, July 16-17, 2016

Our Appreciating Apo Reef tour is one of the most memorable to our friends because of a lot of things to see and do there. And for the third time, we will be returning to the place because of requests that we receive.

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Experience why it is our most requested trip and experience Apo Reef the way WE volunTour organizes it!

Apo Reef National Marine in Sablayan Occidental Mindoro, is the second largest atoll-like reef in the world (next to the Great Barrier Reef). Snorkeling around the area would guarantee sightings of sea turtles, small sharks and an amazing underwater scenery.

Not only that, Apo Reef also boasts very fine white sand, an inland lagoon, sunset viewing at the light house and sunset viewing by the beach. Although there is no cellular signal in the area, it would guarantee an escape to the busy and demanding realities of the metro.

Join us for only Php4299* (2D/1N) all in transportation – van (maximum 13 passengers only per van) , RoRo and boat, island fees, meals, personalized bagtag and a simple WE VolunTour item.

Itinerary:
Day 0 (July 15, Friday):
21:30 Assembly at EDSA Ayala Shell Station
22:00 ETD for Batangas

Day 1 (July 16,Saturday):
01:00 Arrival at Batangas port
01:30 Transfer to RoRo
05:00 Arrival at Agra de Ilog, Mindoro
08: 00 Arrival at Sablayan
breakfast (on pax account), registration, market time
10:00 Boat trip to Apo Reef
12:30 Arrival at Apo Reef
lunch (on pax account), free time
14:30 snorkel around the reef
16:30 visit the lagoon and lighthouse, wait for sunset on the lighthouse
18:30 Dinner (c/o WE VolunTour)
socials to sawa

Day 2 (July 17, Sunday):
7:30 breakfast (c/o WE Voluntour), free time
08:15 snorkel around the reef
09:00 boat ride to Pandan island, dropping by Parolang putol (sandbar)
12:00 arrival at Pandan Island
12:00 lunch (on the boat c/o WE VolunTour)
12:30 free time swimming around the island for pawikan sighting. If you wish to stay in the island (Php150 entrance fee on pax account)
16:00 return to Sablayan, shower etc.
17:00 early dinner and trip back to Manila.

Arrival in Manila around 4AM of July 18, Monday.

*we have increased our rates as there is a new environmental fee in Pandan Island

Deadline of registration: July 2, 2016

Please deposit Php1,900 (transferrable but non refundable) to secure slot.

We need atleast 11 pax to push through with this trip.

Account details:

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 0069 3657 79

(please keep deposit slips or online banking confirmation screenshot)

For inquiries please contact:
Ralph : 09178726787

More information here

2nd Anniversary at Isla Verde (Island Getaway), June 11-12, 2016

Since we are turning two years old this June, we are offering the best deal ever for an island getaway! This is our way of saying “THANK YOU!!!!!!’ for your support to us.

Join us as we visit Isla Verde, one of the islands in Batangas where you will not only appreciate the beach but have a breathtaking view of the sunset as well.

Since this is a very special ocassion for We VolunTour, you can have this experience for only Php999 all-in which includes transportation, boat and island fees, meals, tent accommodation, personalized bagtag and a surprise WE VolunTour item (nope, its not button pins anymore)

We will also raffle out prizes for free dayhikes, discounted trips and a whole lot more!

Wait, there’s another deal. To those who have joined us for atleast three times, registration fee is at Php850 only! You’re a first or second timer? Invite 3 other friends and you get the same discounted rate too (your friends have to pay the regular rate though).

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Itinerary:
Day 1 (June 11, Saturday):
07:00 Assembly at Chowking Starmall (EDSA-Shaw)
07:30 departure for Isla Verde
10:00 ETA at Batangas, boat transfer
11:30 ETA at Isla Verda
12:00 lunch (on pax account; bring packed lunch)
16:00 dinner (c/o WE VolunTour or whoever will sponsor thank you in advance!)
19:00-sawa: socials
*raffling of prizes will be during socials

Day 2 (June 12, Sunday):
08:00 coffee or hot choco and bread (c/o WE VolunTour), free time
10:30 brunch (c/o WE VolunTour), free time
12:00 breakcamp, shower
13:15 ETD for Manila
18:00 ETA in Manila

We need atleast 11 particpants to push through with the trip.

Deadline of registration: May 22, 2016.

Please deposit Php600 (non refundable but transferrable) to secure slot.

Account details:
Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 0069 3657 79

BDO
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 69600 87588

(please keep deposit slips or online banking confirmation screenshot)

For inquiries please contact:
Ralph : 09178726787

More information and updates here

 

Recently announced:

We will be raffling out two (2) winners of the following discounted and free trips that can be availed until June 2017.

a) 10% discount for a trip to Calayan Island
b) 15% discount for a trip to Apo Reef
c) 20% discount for a trip to Jomalig
d) 25% discount for a trip to Calaguas Island
e) 30% discount for a trip to Culebra Island
d) 40% discount for a dayhike in Bulacan
e) 50% discount for a dayhike in Batangas
f) 100% discount for a dayhike in Rizal

Appreciating Apo Reef, June 4-5, 2016

Our Appreciating Apo Reef tour is one of the most memorable to our friends because of a lot of things to see and do.

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Apo Reef National Marine in Sablayan Occidental Mindoro, is the second largest atoll-like reef in the world (next to the Great Barrier Reef). Snorkeling around the area would guarantee sightings of sea turtles, small sharks and an amazing underwater scenery.

Not only that, Apo Reef also boasts very fine white sand, an inland lagoon, sunset viewing at the light house and sunset viewing by the beach. Although there is no cellular signal in the area, it would guarantee an escape to the busy and demanding realities of the metro.

Join us for only Php4249 (2D/1N) all in transportation – van , RoRo and boat, island fees, meals, personalized bagtag and a simple WE VolunTour item.

Itinerary:
Day 0 (June 3, Friday):
21:30 Assembly at EDSA Ayala Shell Station
22:00 ETD for Batangas

Day 1 (June 4,Saturday):
01:00 Arrival at Batangas port
01:30 Transfer to RoRo
05:00 Arrival at Agra de Ilog, Mindoro
08: 00 Arrival at Sablayan
breakfast (on pax account), registration, market time
10:00 Boat trip to Apo Reef
12:30 Arrival at Apo Reef
lunch (on pax account), free time
14:30 snorkel around the reef
16:30 visit the lagoon and lighthouse, wait for sunset on the lighthouse
18:30 Dinner (c/o WE VolunTour)
socials to sawa

Day 2 (June 5, Sunday):
7:30 breakfast (c/o WE Voluntour), free time
08:15 snorkel around the reef
09:00 boat ride to Pandan island, dropping by Parolang putol (sandbar)
12:00 arrival at Pandan Island
12:00 lunch (on the boat c/o WE VolunTour)
12:30 free time swimming around the island for pawikan sighting. If you wish to stay in the island (Php150 entrance fee on pax account)
16:00 return to Sablayan, shower etc.
17:00 early dinner and trip back to Manila.

Arrival in Manila around 4AM of June 5, Monday.

Deadline of registration: May 22, 2016

Please deposit Php1,900 (transferrable but non refundable) to secure slot.

We need atleast 11 pax to push through with this trip.

Account details:

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 0069 3657 79

BDO
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 69600 87588

(please keep deposit slips or online banking confirmation screenshot)

For inquiries please contact:
Ralph : 09178726787

More information here

Our Summer Ultimate Voluntour, May 7-8, 2016

Join WE VolunTour as we spend a couple of hours of enjoying a feeding program and gift giving with the kids in an Aeta community in Pampanga. Afterwards relax and enjoy the white sand beach of Magalawa, Island in Zambales. Experience this for only Php1995, all in! (transportation- van , boat transfer, island fees, tent accommodation, 2 meals, and bagtag)

Day 1 (May 7,Saturday):
07:30 Assembly at Jollibee Mckinley Exchange Building (beside Ayala MRT Station and Shell EDSA-Ayala)
08:00 Departure from EDSA-Ayala Shell Station
11:00 Arrival at Brgy. Camachile, Floridablanca, Pampanga Interaction with the kids of an Aeta Community (school supplies giving and feeding program)
13:00 Departure for Magalawa Island, buying of packed dinner along the way
17:30 ETA at Magalawa
18:30-dinner
19:30 to sawa socials

Day 2 (May 8, Sunday):
08:00 breakfast (c/o WE VolunTour)
09:00 free time at the beach
12:00 lunch (c/o WE VolunTour)
13:00 free time at the beach
15:00 departure for Manila, if we have time we can drop off at Duty Free Olongapo
21:30 ETA in Manila

Please deposit Php900 (transferrable but non refundable) to secure slot.

We need atleast 11 pax to push through with this trip.

Account details:

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 0069 3657 79

BDO
Account Name: Ralph Tasic
Account number: 69600 87588

(please keep deposit slips or online banking confirmation screenshot)

For inquiries please contact:
Ralph : 09178726787

 

More information here

 

**beach photo credit to https://skygunclose.wordpress.com/