Enchanting Baguio Christmas | Baguio City
Baguio City is a timeless vacation destination. In fact, it’s not just the summer capital of the Philippines anymore but a year-round holiday getaway. And come December, all roads lead north for an enchanting Baguio Christmas.
Truly, Baguio has something to fill your fancies for highland adventures whatever month you decide to come up. But during Christmas time, the city glows even more with lots of lights, exciting activities and shopping treats. Of course, there’s the freezing mountain breeze that lowlander visitors so adore.
Always an Enchanting Baguio Christmas
There are many reasons to love the City of Pines during the yuletide season. Whether you come with family or friends, there’s always something for you to enjoy. Even solo travelers or honeymooners will find Baguio a perfect place to feel the holiday spell.
Aside from your classic Baguio attractions, here are some of the highlights that will make your vacations more fun & magical.
Jingle Bell Rock at Burnham Park
The Rose Garden at Burnham Park is the ground zero of everyone’s enchanting Baguio Christmas experience. Hole up here beginning at twilight & see how the park transforms into a wonderland.
Come hungry because there are a lot of food stalls that will surely fill you to the brim! From your undying smores & strawberry taho to big bite steaks & sausages — it’s all here. Bring your eco-bags too because there a lot of souvenir stuff you can buy at bargain deals.
Kumukutikutitap-Feels at the DOT Christmas Family Parade
Oh well, as you read this, the event is already done. However, it’s good to know that Baguio staged an event that focused on the value of togetherness of Filipino family at the Parada sa Pasko ng Pamilyang Pilipino.
Initiated by the Department of Tourism in Cordillera Region, real families paraded down Session Road in wonderful costumes. Grannies, moms & pops with cutesy kids in tow all amped-up for an afternoon of delightful get-together.
Parada sa Pasko ng Pamilyang Pilipino was its first run. Yet, it was already a huge success! Each family showcased a simple Christmas-themed production number with their OFW family member. Also, some of the talents of Baguio lent their voices & graceful moves with the audience.
Indeed, this event showed the essence of family togetherness, love & joy especially in this time of Christmas. Next year promises a grander parade, so mark your calendars folks!
Santa Claus is Coming to….Session Road
Session Road is the most happening street. Everyone comes here for the sights, the sounds, the food & the breeze of Baguio. Add the dancing lights & what you get is truly an enchanting Baguio Christmas.
Oh Holy Night…..Market
Shopping, shopping, shopping! Everyone loves shopping at the Night Market. Yes, it’s sale here & there, from shoes & bags to trinkets & what-have-yous! Plus, if you feel like grabbing some grubs, it’s here too!
Joy to the World at the Baguio Country Club
Baguio Country Club’s Christmas Village is a landmark event in Baguio. In fact, they opened their doors as early as October. Kids and kids-at-heart surely love it here with all the massive glittering attractions & wonderful winter feels.
HELP EASE THE TRAFFIC IN BAGUIO CITY BY TAKING PUBLIC TRANSPORT
For an enchanting Baguio Christmas experience, don’t drive up if you can.
It’s a quick bus ride away via Victory Liner.