We are still in the month of May, but some love birds are now looking forward to June.
We are talking about June wedding. Do you know why June is considered as wedding season?
June was the most popular month to marry and up to now. The name of this month is named after the goddess Juno. She was the goddess of marriage and the wife of supreme deity Jupiter. She was the protector of women in all aspects of life and childbearing. This is the reason why June was considered most auspicious.
If you are living in Manila and you want to find a venue within south, Batangas is one of the places you may want to consider. Just like Boracay, Palawan, and Bohol, Batangas boasts its stunning beaches. Unlike Boracay and Palawan, it offers quicker access (if you are living in the Metro Manila). Speaking of the wedding, if you are thinking of the best venue for your wedding and you want to be set in a beach, here are the Batangas beach resorts that you should check.
Talisay Green Lake Resort
Talisay Green Lake Resort is located in Brgy. Sta. Maria, Talisay, Batangas. It is one of the Batangas beach resorts nearest the Taal Volcano. If you are wishing to get the best Instagram shots of your wedding, this place is perfect for you.
The resort offers air-conditioned rooms, a swimming pool with gazebo, and other standard hotel amenities. The place is one of the favorite destinations for beach weddings, reunions, corporate team-building, and other special events.
You can enjoy these features for the affordable prices, which range from PHP 1,500 per night for a standard couples room to PHP 7,000 for a big villa that can accommodate up to 12 guests.
How to get there
If you will drive a car, the best route is via R-3. Travel time is 1 hour 56 minutes (if you are living in Manila). Sometimes, it takes 2 hours and 26 minutes.
If you will commute, there is a bus terminal in Buendia-Taft, across Atrium hotel. Check the bus' signage. You should take the bus with the signboard Lipa, Tanauan, Batangas City. You should get off at Tanauan town proper bus terminal. Take the tricycle and instruct the driver to bring you to the Talisay jeepney terminal besides Mc Donalds Tanauan.
Stilts Calatagan Beach Resort (Calatagan, Batangas)
Just a 2 to 3-hour drive from Metro Manila to Batangas, you can achieve the dream wedding of yours. The resort boasts its stunning sceneries, especially the beaches.
Stilts Calatagan Beach Resort offers different package deals. The price starts at 8,540 Php. to 17,080 Php. for their floating cottages. They have Beach Cottages which has three package deals, Fun, Play, and Delight. Their offer for this feature starts at 8,050 Php./night to PHP 17,080 Php./night
How to get there
If you will drive a car, it will take 3 hours and 47 minutes (140.6 km) via Tagaytay - Nasugbu Hwy. If you will commute, there is a bus station in Pasay City near MRT EDSA Taft station. Take a bus bound for Calatagan, Batangas. Usually, the first trip to Calatagan is at 4:00AM and last trip is at 4:30PM. Get off in Calatagan town proper and take a tricycle to Bgy. Bagong Silang (Php100 – Php150).
Pico de Loro Cove at Hamilo Coast
Pico de Loro Cove at Hamilo Coast in Nasugbu, Batangas is another paradise which is perfect for wedding and other activities. If you want more Instagrammable backgrounds, this place is surrounded by beautiful sceneries. You can watch a beautiful sunset on the horizon or visit coves via boats.
If you are living in Manila, the resort is easily accessible. They also offer customizable wedding packages for couples who want a memorable and unique wedding. They have staff who can take care of various wedding needs like catering and décor. If you want to bring in your team of suppliers, you may also do so.
How to get there:
If you have a car, you may drive R-1, Governor's Dr and Nasugbu. It may take 2 hours and 43 mins or 3 hours and 14 mins if there's traffic.
If you will commute, take a bus going to Batangas or Nasugbu. There's a terminal in Buendia or Coastal Road. If you are taking Nasugbu, get off at SaveMore or Jollibee supermarket and take a tricycle to Hamilo Coast (Php 200).
For those couples who are just checking venues, check out these suggested resorts. If you are commuting to Batangas to experience the services of the resorts, you better plan ahead and book a ticket to avoid hassles during your travel. Visit PHBus to find tickets and check bus routes.
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