Celebrate the World Indigenous Day in Batad, Banaue!

Join us for the second leg of our World Indigenous Day celebration where we’ll be heading to Banaue for a special weekend with the Ifugao community. Immerse yourself in their rich culture and have the opportunity to teach them something new at the same time!

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The weekend immersion will be on September 8-10, 2017 in Banaue, Ifugao and has a registration fee of Php 5,500. Fees ​will include two ​(2) days worth of activities as well as accommodations, bus transfers and lunch meals.



September 8, Friday, 8PM ETD Manila to Banaue (Ohayami Bus Terminal, Sampaloc, Manila)

September 9, Saturday – Immersion

September 10, Sunday 730PM ETD Banaue to Manila

September 11, Monday 5AM ETA Manila from Banaue



Part 1

  • Hike to Tam-an Village
  • Cultural Performances in Tam-an Village
  • Painting Workshop for Ifugao children
  • Interaction with the Ifugaos
  • Rice Milling and Rice Wine Making

Part 2

  • Cleaning up of rice paddies
  • Weaving Demo
  • Trek to Saddle Point
  • Free time to explore Banaue


There will be a registration fee of Php 5,500 and will include:

  • Dinner for September 8
  • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner for September 9
  • Breakfast and lunch for September 10
  • One (1) night accommodations at Batad Village Homestay
  • Roundtrip ​bus t​ransfers from Manila to Banaue

A portrait photography contest will also be held for participants, where winning photos will be displayed during an art exhibit ​to culminate our Caring Cup volunTour trips.

We have 20 slots available!​ Bring your family or friends for a weekend you will never forget. For inquiries and to ​secure a slot, email caringcup@coffeebean.com.ph.

We can’t wait for you to join us on this journey!

This special immersion is done in partnership with Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Philippines.

Tour Highlights

Cultural dance workshop
Weaving demonstration
Rice wine-making demo
Solar lamp turnover
Volunteer Activity