MPT South, DOT-IVA, DILG-IVA, and Province of Cavite celebrate National Tourism Week with Biyaheng South

Metro Pacific Tollways South (MPT South), builder and operator of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX),
takes part in this year’s celebration of National Tourism Week in collaboration with the Department of
Tourism- CALABARZON (DOT IV-A), Department of the Interior and Local Government Region 4-A (DILG
IV-A), and Provincial Government of Cavite with a memorable 2-day ‘Biyaheng South’ Experiential Tour in
the picturesque province of Cavite, made easily accessible through the CALAX.

This journey brought together a diverse group of ‘Ka-Biyaheros,’ a community composed of travel content
creators and lifestyle journalists. Among these were DarShey Goes To, All About Cavite, Lakwatsero
Caviteno, Go Philippines, Go Cavite, Go Tagaytay, Dabyahero, Kaemtayo, The Social Momdia, Travel With
Karla, and Aliventures. Additionally, this event saw the participation of top lifestyle media outlets such as,
Manila Bulletin Lifestyle, Lifestyle Inquirer and The tour was also supported by brand partners Jetour
Auto Philippines and Cafe Agapita.

“We are thrilled to join the entire nation in celebrating National Tourism Week through our tourism program,
‘Biyaheng South.’ This marks the second year of our unwavering commitment to organizing this Experiential
Tour, and it wouldn’t have been possible without the strong support of our esteemed partners, DOT-IVA,
DILG-IVA and Cavite Tourism and to our Ka-Biyaheros, whose enthusiasm fuels our journey. Biyaheng South
is a living testament to our steadfast commitment to help stimulate economic activity by creating accessible
roadways and fostering seamless travel experiences, all in alignment with our mission of empowering
individuals to explore, connect, and rediscover the marvels of Region 4-A,” expressed Ms. Arlette Capistrano,
Vice President for Communications and Stakeholder Management at MPT South.

“The Provincial Government of Cavite genuinely appreciates the efforts of MPT South in contributing to the
growth of the tourism sector in the Cavite province. Their commitment extends far beyond profit-seeking in
their business endeavors; it reflects their dedication to connect tourists with the breathtaking destinations that
Cavite has to offer. They have proven to be steadfast partners in our mission. Our office remains committed
to exploring avenues to promote our province and make it even more appealing to tourists,” expressed Cavite
Governor Jonvic Remulla, underlining the significant impact of MPT South’s initiatives on regional tourism.

“Our Biyaheng South Experiential Tour stands as a testament to our unwavering dedication to expand
horizons, allowing travelers to savor the breathtaking beauty of this region in a single day’s journey. This
program is made possible through our partnerships with DILG IV-A, Provincial Government of Cavite, and
MPT South. Together, we are on a collective mission to not only promote but also galvanize economic growth
and development throughout the southern reaches of our region. With CALAX’s efficient connectivity, the
allure of these hidden gems and vibrant traditions is now just a journey away. This collaborative effort not
only enriches the traveler’s experience but also strengthens the economic fabric of the southern provinces,
bolstering our region’s potential as a must-visit destination for adventurers, culture enthusiasts, and those
seeking to explore the world within a single region,” expressed DOT IV-A Regional Director Marites Castro.

Before setting out on their exciting journey to the various destinations, the tour commenced with a visit to MPT
South’s sustainable headquarters, the MPT South HUB.

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