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Subic Bay Beaches and Resorts are now the closest beach destination to Angeles city and Manila
The Subic-Clark-Tarlac expressway (SCTex) has been open one week now and already it seems to be having a positive impact on Subic Bay area tourism. Subic Bay Beaches and resorts are now the closest beach destination to Angeles City and Manila
To be fair you can not say that the Sctex had a huge impact on the weekend hotel sales, as most hotels (http://www.subic-
Those from Angeles city see it as adding a new beach to the city. Granted that it is still 45 minutes from Angeles city to Subic Bay now instead of the 2 to 2 and a half hours, but it takes longer to go from the Clark Freeport at the edge of the city to the city hall then it does from the Clark Freeport to Subic Bay. The weekend saw many from Angeles city coming for the day to enjoy the fresh air and water. The Mai Tai bar and Grill at the Arizona International Hotel saw a number of guest who came for the day, had lunch and some drinks while enjoying the hotels beach and pool. Camayan Beach resort also saw a large number of day visitors from the Clark Area. It is not al one sided, some of the people who live in Subic area used the SCtex to visit the SM mall in Angeles city and enjoy some of the fine international restaurants around the Clark Freeport.
Seahorse Tours & Souvenirs also sees a coming boom in international arrivals. As news of the new connection hits the short haul international market many visitors will add Subic Bay to their destinations. Also recent international agreements have a projected increase use of the DMIA airport at Clark.
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Seahorse Tours & Souvenirs is the area's leader in tours and travel packages. We offer a variety of tours that will enhance your visit to the Subic Bay area. We can also provide the reservations for your hotels either in conjunction with our tours or independently. If you are looking for a group activity we can also organize those for you. We are accredited by the SBMA and the Philippine Department of Tourism as a Tour Operator and as a Travel Agent. We are members of the Greater Subic Bay Tourism Bureau and the Subic Bay Dive Association. The Philippine Commision on Sports Scuba Diving (PCSSD) has accredieded us as a Dive Operator. . We operate with a core full time staff with additional tour and operations staff as needed.