Reasons To Visit Dipolog
Dipolog is a city located in the province of Zamboanga del Norte known for its stunning natural beauty and many fun attractions for travelers. If you like being outdoors then Dipolog is ideal with its many outdoor activities and natural areas to explore like the 3,003 steps up to Linabo Peak and the sprawling Cogon Park which is home to a wide variety of animals and birds. Within the city itself, one of the most popular areas is the Dipolog Boulevard stretching along the coast which hosts many interesting festivals and cultural events across the year. Although the city is relatively peaceful and serene for most of the year, you will still find plenty of places to eat and drink as the city stays alive through the night.
Arriving In Dipolog
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Dipolog Airport is located around 10 km from Dipolog City and offers a small selection of domestic flights around the Philippines. Travelers looking to get from the UAE to Dipolog will not find any direct flights available, but the airport handles regular flights from Manila and Cebu which both handle direct flights from the UAE.
Dipolog Airport is a single terminal airport that offers very little in terms of amenities and services, so you will want to bring any must-have items you need with you in order to avoid disappointment. The airport is quite close to Dipolog City and taxis are readily available, so you can quickly and conveniently reach the city when you have landed.
Dipolog Travel Information
UAE nationals traveling to the Philippines are entitled to enter the country visa free for up to 30 days. In Dipolog temperatures are relatively consistent over the course of the year with average highs of 30 to 33 degrees. However, there is a lengthy period of increased rainfall in the region beginning in June and continuing all the way until January, with the driest time of year falling between February and May. In general you can expect the price of things in the city like accommodation and dining out to the considerably cheaper compared to the UAE, while you will need to put your clocks forward by four hours to get on the local time zone.
* This information is correct as of April 2018
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