If you want to go on a heart pumping whitewater kayaking adventure yourself, in San Jose, Tarlac is only 2 hours away from Manila. Whitewater rafting isn't the only thing that wowed us about Tarlac. Cliff-jumping, trekking and swimming all in one weekend!
It used to be that enjoying extreme sport of whitewater kayaking meant going all the way to Cagayan de Oro or Davao. A quiet town in Tarlac, Luzon is great spot for rapids, especially suited for beginners. Only four hours travel by land from Metro Manila, this famed destination is the Bulsa River in San Jose, Tarlac, which was discovered kayaking enthusiasts.ITINERARY:05:00 AM Pick-up at the Hotel then proceed to Tarlac07:30 AM Arrive at San Jose Tarlac: Orientation(You will be given a brief talk on the basics of paddling, a run-through of activities throughout the trip and of course, some safety precautions for when we get in the water)09:00 AM Start of White Water Kayaking(Kayaking in Tarlac is seasonal. They run trips mostly during the rainy season when water level in the river goes up and rapids go wild. Best time to schedule a trip would be right after a storm or after/during a rainy week)12:00 PM End of White Water Kayaking. Serve Native organic lunch03:00 PM Going back to Manila06:00 PM ETA in Manila