Los Angeles – The Philippine Consulate General and the Department of Tourism in Los Angeles launched on 13 February 2014, the 9th Ambassadors, Consuls General, and Tourism Directors Tour (ACGTDT) to the Philippines scheduled on 28 July to 02 August 2014.
Los Angeles leads this year’s ACGTDT, a joint project of all Philippine Service Posts in the United States (Agana, Chicago, Honolulu, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.) in cooperation with the Department of Tourism, Philippine Airlines and Rajah Tours Philippines.
About 60 tour representatives and friends from the media attended the official launch at the Rizal Hall of the Consulate.
The ACGTDT is organized to enable Filipinos based in North America to revisit their homeland and experience the beauty of the country’s top tourist destinations, take a vacation with family and friends, and explore business opportunities.
The Basic Tour is from 28 July to 02 August 2014 and covers an Economy roundtrip airfare for the Los Angeles-Manila-Los Angeles route via PAL; double-occupancy; three (3) nights’ stay at Dusit Thani Hotel (twin sharing) with daily buffet breakfast; dinners with cultural show and entertainment; historic Wreath-laying Ceremony at Rizal Park; lunch at Malacanang Palace; meeting and photo-opportunity with President Benigno S. Aquino III; two (2) lunches and two (2) dinners w/ entertainment.
Optional out-of-town tours are offered at additional cost. For registration and more information please visit: www.acgtdt.com.
Deadline for registration is on 01 June 2014.