Make Banaue Your First Destination This 2018!

2018 has entered and hopefully it’s been wonderful for everyone. Why don’t you treat yourself to a nice kick-off trip? Give yourself a break before you venture to what this year has to offer. Do not be too hard on yourself! Travel and find that peace of mind! Where else other than Banaue? Banaue is a municipality in Ifugao known for having the UNESCO World Heritage Site Ifugao Rice Terraces. It is located in the mountainous Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). Its nature is breathtakingly beautiful and perfect for soul-searching. What’s better than waking up next to the amazing rice terraces without the pressure of work in the city? At this point of time in January, many tourists still visit Banaue, mostly after Baguio, to experience the cold weather in the mountainous region in the north. How would you even go to Banaue from Manila? There are various ways to visit Banaue and the best way to reach it depends on what kind of adventure you’d like to take. Let’s see which of these is the most appropriate for you.   Bring your own car – You may take your car and have a roadtrip! Banaue is 10 to 12 hours away from Metro Manila if you drive all the way, depending on the time of your departure. Bring anyone who’s up for the same adventure. Take the bus – This may take longer than bringing your own car but the best thing is being able to rest during the travel time. It may also be the best time to turn strangers into friends. There are direct bus trips from Manila to...

PhilJets takes Miss Universe 2017 to Batanes

  It is an honor for the Philippines to be the first destination of Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters as Miss Universe 2017, let alone for PhilJets to take the woman of the moment, along with the lovely Miss Great Britain Anna Burdzy, to the amazing island of Batanes.   December 8, 2017, PhilJets took both Nel-Peters and Burdzy from Manila to Batanes during their visit in the Philippines. Although there was a light drizzle, the flight to the northern part of the country was safe and perfect for sightseeing. Being the best air charter company in the Philippines, PhilJets gave the ladies the most comfortable flight they deserve.   The beautiful ladies from around the world gathered in the Philippines for a charity fashion show in Manila, celebrating beauty at the same time. The Philippines has always welcomed its visitors with warm greetings and smiles. The country has been known for its hospitality towards anyone paying a visit. No wonder why these beauts enjoyed their stay in the breathtaking group of islands.     PhilJets has dedicated itself to make traveling around the Philippines become convenient. As these beautiful ladies were set to visit the serene island of Batanes, we made sure that their flight would be as amazing as they are. Traveling in an archipelago has never been this easy!     Contact us to experience the beautiful ride yourself. Fly to Batanes with...
Media Coverage – Philippine Tatler – A different kind of Tours

Media Coverage – Philippine Tatler – A different kind of Tours

MANILA, Philippines, April 8th 2015 By Philippinetatler.com A Different Kind of Tour Get ready for an aerial journey that will let you experience the Philippines like never before. Summer is a time for sightseeing, and nothing beats a thorough tour of Philippine cultural, historical, and natural treasures. But what if you can do all this while suspended in midair? Helicopter tours add another layer to the sightseeing experience that even though you’ve been to the spot before, you’ll be seeing it in a whole new light. Hovering above these scenic sites, along with your family or friends, you’ll have the chance to experience the country in a different way Explore the Philippines’ rich and gorgeous landscapes with PhilJets, a FilipinoFrench/Cambodian venture which is the first to develop tourism and scenic flights around the country using helicopters. The company offers helicopter tours and packages that include aerial expeditions through the bustling districts of Manila, the UNESCO World Heritage site of Banaue Rice Terraces, the mystifying Mount Pinatubo, the lively surroundings of Taal Volcano, and the fascinating ruins of Corregidor. Depending on the distance from the city to the destination, these tours last for 30 minutes to three hours, with the flying rates ranging from 57,000 to 300,000 pesos. Visit PhilJets.com for more information. Philippine...
Mount Pinatubo Helicopter Tour, Part. 2

Mount Pinatubo Helicopter Tour, Part. 2

The Majestic Mt Pinatubo by Helicopter   Hi travelers and wanderlust of all kinds! We are back this time with our amazing Mt. Pinatubo Helicopter Tour offered to Expedia UK last week. Some gorgeous aerial photography pictures were taken during this tour as we flew over Mt Pinatubo Crater, giving an unobstructed view of its sulfur inner lake, made of emerald blue water. The two representatives from Expedia website, the famous trip booking and travel advisor, were surely enchanted by this flight by our experienced Captain Bong Delvo, as we flew early in the morning to catch the warm light and mystical fog going down from the crater.   The tour is available here if you want to book and learn more!   Please enjoy, share and comment!   Mount Pinatubo Crater Mountains on the way to Pinatubo Manila Bay Manila Shipyards from the sky Makati City from the sky Mall Of Asia aerial...
Wedding proposal in Tagaytay: An aerial Fairy Tale

Wedding proposal in Tagaytay: An aerial Fairy Tale

Propose to your loved one above Taal Lake and make your special day truly unforgettable!     1. A Fairy Tale…   Hello dear lovers, believers and white wedding gown enthusiasts. The story I will tell you today is something special. Something unique, and absolutely romantic… Our future groom, Stephen, contacted me a few weeks ago with utmost romantic plans. He was about to propose to his lovely other half, Madel, and wanted to make it unique.   However, being far away from his loved one and the country where she stays, he couldn’t organize everything, and needed your devoted side-kick, me, to help him scheme his surprise and make everything go flawlessly.   Taal Lake would be the perfect spot, we agreed, as the Helicopter Fine Dining experience in one of the most reputed restaurants in Tagaytay, Antonio’s, is truly an unforgettable memory for all the customers who had the chance to fly with us. In fact, what could go wrong with your proposal when you start the day with a bottle of Moët and Chandon Champagne, while conveniently waiting in our lounge for the gorgeous AS350 B2 helicopter to be prepared for your flight.     2. Above the Crater and Manila Bay from the Sky…   Upon departure, after the special remembrance picture in front of the aircraft, you will pass by Manila bay and head for Tagaytay to discover the gorgeous Taal Lake and its active volcano, in a scenery that would make any professional photographer faint in the instant. For 10 to 20 minutes depending on your wish, you will fly around the area like...
A Tale of Ladies and Volcanos…

A Tale of Ladies and Volcanos…

Two couples from the gorgeous MS Deutschland Cruise ship just landed back from our Mount Pinatubo tour this afternoon. Clear blue sky, big white smiles and stars in our clients’ eyes, that’s what we strive for! A few days ago, our friend Ralph W., the adorable Concierge from the Luxury Cruise Ship Ms Deutschland, contacted me to ask for our help in entertaining some of their most delicate travelers. Challenge accepted!     Discover Tour   From the Lady’s deck to the Gentleman’s skid!   The Lady (Yes, that’s how you address to a ship when you’re a gentleman!) would spend a couple of days in Manila, and some of her passengers would soon be curious about exploring more than just the usual city tour and local markets…. What to do in the city that never sleeps? Well have a good rest, and see something you’ve NEVER seen before! As you may know, the crew in Ms Deutschland dedicates every single second to bring his clients THE best experience possible during their cruise, just like us during our tours. Every relationship always happening naturally, we soon decided to partner with Ms Deutschland Cruises to take them to heaven, and make them discover Philippines’ sky, the other way!     1 hour and 30 minutes of pure emotions… That’s what you need to stumble on the angry beast responsible for one of the largest pyroclastic eruptions of the 20th century: the Mount Pinatubo. Its crater and the emerald green lake that took place in it. Its lava flaws which look carved into grey marble, almost made of silk. And the...