Puerto de San Juan
Beach Resort Hotel
On April 16, 2017, Puerto de San Juan will be having a fun-filled Easter event at the PSJ Water Park.
This exciting event is called Easterrific Water Adventure. It is Easter egg hunting and water adventure rolled into one! There will be tons of surprises and photo booth to create great memories. All ticket holders will have snacks and drinks and a special loot bag for kiddie participants. Easterrific Water Adventure starts at 9:00 AM.
On the event, kids will be classified as Category A for children 4 to 8 years and Category B for children 9 to 12 years. Parents and guardians are also free to join in the fun.
This exciting events starts at 9:00 AM. Kindly arrive early to be able to make the most of the event. For more details and tickets, call or text (072) 682-8396 or (0923) 599-7767. Like and Follow our official Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/PuertoDeSanJuanLaUnion to get the latest updates.
People frequent La Union for its beaches. The beaches of Bauang, San Fernando, and San Juan are among the most favorite. Out of the three towns, San Juan seems to be the most favorite travel destination for surfing.
Going to San Juan, La Union is pretty easy as it is accessible if you’re coming from Manila, Baguio, or Ilocos. A number of bus trips bound for Northern Luzon pass through San Juan. Simply put, San Juan is emerging as the portal to nearby tourist attractions in La Union.
With that said, we listed these awesome things to do when visiting San Juan, La Union.
#1: Surfing at Point Break
San Juan is blessed with the waves that are suitable for surfing. It is dubbed as the Surfing Capital of Northern Luzon. Due to its popularity, San Juan holds annual Surfing Break where local and foreign tourists take part in this event.
Don’t be intimidated if you are a beginner wanting to learn how to surf. Several surfing instructors are friendly and willing to teach you if you rent a surf board with them. A lot of first-timers prefer San Juan because the waves rise steadily and it is easier to hop on the board.
Be sure that you have at least basic swimming skills. Before you hit the waves, surf instructors will orient you on the sand.
With regular practice and the heart for surfing, you will achieve the expert level!
#2: Chill, Go on a Night Out
There are plenty of places for partygoers in San Juan. There are also places for those who just want to unwind and relax like Puerto de San Juan’s Bar & Grill Restaurant. Acoustic Nights are held on weekends and nothing could be better with chilled drinks and sharing it with friends.
PSJ Bar & Grill Restaurant in San Juan, La Union also offers exquisite meals and snacks.
You may also request for an in-room massage. Isn’t it amazing?!
With a spacious room equipped with modern A/C unit, cable TV and hot & cold shower, who would dare go out under the burning heat?
PSJ has the most suitable accommodation in San Juan, La Union for you.
PSJ also has hi-speed internet in common areas. It can be very useful if you need to go online.
#4: Visit Bahay na Bato
Bahay na Bato is an art enthusiast’s haven in Luna, La Union. It can be reached via tricycle ride from Balaoan, La Union.
Bahay na Bato is a resthouse owned by Dr. Edison and Dr. Purita Chan-Noble. A Korean stone sculptor, Bong Kim, decorated the interiors and the grounds. Several art pieces and antiques are displayed within the property. There is also a view deck that offers a beautiful view of the sea.
And this is the iconic gate door of Bahay na Bato.
#5: Visit other Points of Interest around La Union
There are plenty of attractions in La Union to explore. Here’s some of those places included in our list:
- Tangadan Falls – San Gabriel, La Union
- Ma Cho Temple – San Fernando City, La Union
- Old Spanish Watchtower Ruins (Baluarte) – Luna, La Union
- Pingandan Ruins – San Fernando City, La Union
- Pottery-making – San Juan, La Union
- Wallace Air Station – San Fernando City, La Union
Bonus: Sunset Viewing
Okay, because we love you, here’s a bonus. Puerto de San Juan offers a beautiful view of the West Philippine Sea. How about sunset viewing along the beach with your loved one? Romantic, isn’t it?
Special thanks to VoltStock Images of Philippines Tourism Guide Online, www.PhilippinesToGO.com, for the images.
San Juan is a coastal municipality of the province of La Union. It is surrounded by the City of San Fernando (the capital of the La Union) to the south, the municipality of Bacnotan to the north, and the municipality of San Gabriel (where the famous Tangadan Falls is located) to the East.
The municipality of San Juan is popularly known as the Surfing Capital of Northern Luzon. Surfers and beach lovers from Baguio, Manila, Pampanga and other places visit San Juan to dance with the waves with their surfing boards and to have fun on its pristine beach. San Juan Surfing Break is held usually in October every year. The event is probably the biggest surfing event in the Philippines. Attendees don’t only come to San Juan for surfing but also for lively night parties.
What to See in San Juan, La Union
The Municipal Hall of San Juan, La Union
St. John the Baptist Parish
San Juan Public Market
Puerto de San Juan
Beach at San Juan, La Union
The Beach at Ili Sur, San Juan, La Union at Night
Read more about top things to do in San Juan, La Union.
One of the resorts travelers frequent is Puerto de San Juan. It is a family-friendly beach resort in San Juan that offers a variety of amenities and activities for an enjoyable and relaxing stay. Puerto de San Juan is the only resort in town that has a spacious parking space, a chapel, a huge conference/event hall, and the PSJ Theme Park. Simply, Puerto de San Juan is the largest resort in San Juan, La Union in terms of land area.
Hotel and Accommodations
As they say, you cannot fully enjoy San Juan in just one day. Puerto de San Juan offers several accommodation options for individuals, family, or groups. Each room/suite has its own toilet and bath, hot & cold shower, cable TV, and modern air conditioning system. Being a budget-friendly hotel in San Juan, La Union, you can definitely enjoy your vacation for less.
How to Get to Puerto de San Juan
From Manila, take a bus bound for Laoag. Ask them to drop you off at San Juan Public Market. Take the street going left towards the market, go straight ahead to reach Puerto de San Juan.
Photos courtesy of VoltStock Images, Philippines Tourism Guide Online.