Pangasinan is another northern destination that many tourists flock because of its beaches. The province’s most famous attractions is the Hundred Islands National Park in Alaminos. Aside from the latter, you can visit other destinations in the region.
Another weekend getaway destination in the province is Bolinao. The attractions you can enjoy in the latter include Patar Beach (popular for its golden sand), Bolinao Falls 1 and 2, Cape Bonilao Lighthouse, St. James Church, and the Balingasay River, just to name a few. You can spend a Saturday and Sunday chilling by the beach or enjoying other destinations.
You can add Bonuan Tondaligan Beach if you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The shore has fine sand and an idyllic backdrop for a relaxing day. You can rent one of the huts lining the beach and order some fresh fish to eat for lunch or early dinner.
If you’re looking for delectable and mouthwatering dishes, you’ve come to the right city. Dagupan has many local restaurants that serve some of the best food in the province. Some noteworthy places include Rubi’s Restaurant, Pedritos, Matutina’s Restaurant and Silverio’s, just to name a few. While food tripping, don’t forget to try sinigang na bangus, kaleskes, pinaputok na bangus, and crispy nilasing na hipon.
There are other beaches you can go to on the way to or coming from Dagupan City; some of which include Cabongaoan Beach (Burgos), Tambobong Beach (Dasol), Long Beach (Lingayen) and Masamirey Beach (Sual), among others.
You can make Dagupan City your base when exploring all that the province has to offer. It has a variety of accommodations for those who have more to spend or just want to have a room and bed for the night. Here are the choice hotels in Dagupan as rated by Agoda users as of June 2018, in no particular order.
Note: Rates MAY not yet include taxes and other fees. Ranking and rates may change over time, so always double check before booking.
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1. Lenox Hotel
Rizal Street, Pogo Chico, Dagupan
2. Star Plaza Hotel
A.B. Fernandez Avenue, Mayombo, Dagupan
3. Ragtime Suites
06 Perez Boulevard, Mayombo, Dagupan
4. Bedbox Hotel Dagupan
Rizal Street, Barangay II, Dagupan
5. Hotel Monde
108 AB Fernandez Avenue, Mayombo, Dagupan
Photos above were provided by the resorts via Agoda.