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World Indigenous Day: Weekend with the Ifugaos

Join us for the second leg of our World Indigenous Day celebration where we’ll be heading to Banaue for a special weekend with the Ifugao community. Immerse yourself in their rich culture and have the opportunity to teach them something new at the same time!

The weekend immersion will be on September 8-10, 2017 in Banaue, Ifugao and has a registration fee of Php 5,500. Fees ​will include two ​(2) days worth of activities as well as accommodations, bus transfers and lunch meals.



September 8, Friday, 8PM ETD Manila to Banaue (Ohayami Bus Terminal, Sampaloc, Manila)

September 10, Sunday 730PM ETD Banaue to Manila

September 11, Monday 5AM ETA Manila from Banaue


Part 1

Hike to Tam-an Village

Cultural Performances in Tam-an Village

Painting Workshop for Ifugao children

Interaction with the Ifugaos

Rice Milling and Rice Wine Making

Part 2

Cleaning up of rice paddies

Weaving Demo

Trek to Saddle Point

Free time to explore Banaue


There will be a registration fee of Php 5,500 and will include:

  • Dinner for September 8
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner for September 9
  • Breakfast and lunch for September 10
  • One (1) night accommodations at Batad Village Homestay
  • Roundtrip ​bus t​ransfers from Manila to Banaue


A portrait photography contest will also be held for participants, where winning photos will be displayed during an art exhibit ​to culminate our Caring Cup volunTour trips.

We have 20 slots available!​ Bring your family or friends for a weekend you will never forget. For inquiries and to ​secure a slot, email


We can’t wait for you to join us on this journey!

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7 Thoughts

  1. Jesselle Gatje says:

    Please reserve 2 slots for me. Thanks

  2. Lilly anne Coloma says:

    How to secure a slot?

  3. Leah Maryjun Amoguis says:

    i wish to join the next time.. can’t do it now.. i am still on duty..

  4. Ferdinand orata says:

    Can u send us details on how to join? Is there any slots available?

  5. chan says:

    Not available on dates. Pls hold another one

  6. Camille Albarracin says:

    How do I sign up

  7. Robyn Narciso says: