Clark, Pampanga | Top 5 Things to Do
Just when you think that Clark, Pampanga is all about being a megacity in cold & stark steel, hold on because there’s more to it than just what meets the eye. Yes, among those urban complexes standing like a world to themselves are actually fun spots up for feel-good experience.
Clark had its dramatic episodes in Philippine history. From being a US air base for 88 years to the 1991 eruption of Mt. Pinatubo, it surely has a lot to tell. Today, Clark is beautifully unrecognizable from its past. Not only it is the commercial & transport hub in Central Luzon now, it is also fast-becoming a tourism destination.
Wassup Clark, Pampanga!
Looking for a quick weekend getaway from Manila? Clark has a lot of activities to offer! Whether you come with families & friends for wholesome fun or for some after-Friday button down bar crawls, it sure has something to tickle your fancies.
Here are the top 5 things to do in Clark, Pampanga.
1. Glamping at El Kabayo
Glamping in the city? Check out El Kabayo, a wild, wild west cowboy town right on the fringes of Clark’s modern cityscape. Yes, no need for you to hide in the woods to get that camping- under-the-stars feel.
Pitched tent with mattresses & toiletries (✔), toilet & bath (✔), bonfire (✔), food catering service (✔), music (✔), horseback riding (✔). And if you fancy a grazing table with all the delicious goodness, Amante Ribs & Steaks will create the wonders for you.
Gil Puyat Avenue corner Panday Pira
Clark Freeport, Angeles City
(045) 499 0920
2. Tour Around Zoocobia
Tucked on the Mabalacat side of Clark, Pampanga is Zoocobia Fun Zoo. Perfect for families with kids in tow, the zoo keeps a wide collection of birds & other interesting animals like camels.
It also offers a unique “dinner in the dark” where you get to dine blindfolded. No suspense spoiler, but the rest of the details are reserved for you to experience. Cap your journey at Zoocobia with an entertaining variety show performed by the Aeta community.
Zoocobia Fun Zoo
Calumpang, Mabalacat City, Pampanga
(045) 599 3596
3. Take a Plunge at Aqua Planet
Aqua Planet is the ultimate orb of water fun in Clark, Pampanga. It has over 38 water slides & wave pools more than enough to keep your adrenaline pumped up all day. Plus, there are shops that sell swimming essentials, merchandise & souvenirs.
But if you just like to chill, you can just wade on the pool or lay afloat on your sunnies along the wave river. But the best part here too is they have really good food. Now this is what you call a watermazing day!
Clark Freeport, Mabalacat City, Pampanga
(045) 649 8500
4. Chill at Commercio Central
If you’re in Clark, Pampanga between Fridays to Sundays, head to Commercio Central, the latest lifestyle market in town!
Enjoy the happiest digs & dibs on the most exciting grabs & grubs. Chill over beer or bond with the band. This one’s just right on the spot!
Clark Parade Grounds
Clark Freeport, Mabalacat City, Pampanga
5. Go on a Food Trip
Kapampangan cuisine needs no further introduction. In fact, going around Clark is like walking into a huge kitchen with restaurants decked here & there. However, there’s more to this district than just Kapampangan food. There’s an overload of intercontinental choices in every turn.
Angeles City boasts of many things wonderful. But its heritage sites are the most obvious. So when in town, take a quick walking tour around the heritage district filled with age-old colonial architectures.
You can also escape to Tibby’s Farm & enjoy a chill afternoon over good food in a relaxing green ambience. Here is all about sustainable & responsible agriculture, caring for nature & just anything about living a good life.
Win with Victory
There’s no better way to get to Clark, Pampanga than by taking Victory Liner from Cubao in Manila. And if you are arriving at Clark Airport, take their premium point-to-point bus service because it’s the smartest choice. Click here to know more about P2P.
Experience Clark, Pampanga beyond the usual & get a fun-filled travel experience!
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