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LLB Leyte Bayani Challenge - 10 Days

LLB Leyte Bayani Challenge

A 10 day fully escorted tour with all food, tours and activities included. Come on an amazing adventure that strengthens your relationship. Build strong connections with local community and authentic cultural immersion. Roll up your sleeves in shared charity projects like Bayani Challenge and gain innovative ways to combat poverty. You’ll experience a lifetime of beautiful memories and inspiration to build a long term legacy.

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Sunday 30 June, 2019 
Sunday 7 July, 2019 to Queenstown $1,799
Sunday 30 June, 2019  Sunday 7 July, 2019 to Queenstown $1,799 BOOK
Sunday 30 June, 2019  Sunday 7 July, 2019 to Queenstown $1,799 BOOK
Sunday 30 June, 2019  Sunday 7 July, 2019 to Queenstown $1,799 BOOK

A 10 day fully escorted tour designed to strengthen the relationship of parents and their children aged 10 to 18.

The Bayani Challenge involved volunteering in a Gawad Kalinga Filipino community called a Barangay.

Day 1
Fly to Manila, Philippines

Your tour begins when your flight arrives at Manila Airport.

Aim to arrive lunchtime/ early afternoon.

Cultural Welcome and Dinner.

Day 2
Visit Local Churches and Intramuros

8:30AM Take a jeepney to experience authentic church

service. In the afternoon we head to Intramuros to

understand Jose Rizal’s struggle to liberate his people from

333 years of Spanish rule.

Day 3
Fly to Tacloban and journey to GK Village

We take our van to Ormoc, travelling through rice fields

where we will be welcomed by our Gawad Kalinga (GK)

Bayani hosts.

Day 4
Bayani Challenge begins

Gawad Kalinga (GK) is an incredible organisation working

in 3000 communities with a goal to lift 5million Filipinos

out of poverty by 2024. “Bayani” means Hero in the

Filipino language Tagalog. The challenge involves

volunteering in local barangays via school painting,

mangrove planting and feeding programs.

Day 5
Bayani Challenge continued

We continue our volunteering today.

Day 6
Complete Bayani Challenge

We complete our Bayani Challenge today with a

celebration dinner to say goodbye to our GK hosts.

Day 7
Kalaangam The Pride of Leyte

We leave our GK hosts and travel 1 hour to Palompon

for what can only be described as heaven on earth.

Crystal blue water and white powdery sand. A 1 hour

pump boat ride takes us to the desert island of

Kalanggaman where you can swim, snorkel, sunbake

banana boat.

We return to Tacloban for an early night still dreaming

about Kalanggaman Island.

Day 8
Shopping and Rest Day Tacloban

We take a rest day to relax and chill in Tacloban City.

Day 9
Sohoton Caves and Natural Bridge

Amazing ecotourism experience as we drive over the San

Juanico Bridge on the way to Sohoton Caves.

This community tourism was developed after Hurricane

Yolanda with a boat ride to the caves. A 1 hour guided tour

through the spectacular caves is followed by a delicious

healthy lunch. A canoe ride upstream to the jaw

dropping natural bridge where you can experience the

stunning beauty and swim.

On the way home we stop by Eva Jocelyn Shrine -ground

zero for devastating Hurricane Yolanda.

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LLB Leyte Bayani Challenge
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Trip Facts

  • 10-30
  • Airconditioned vans, internal flights, jeepneys and tricycles.