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Basco Map, Philippines

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Basco Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Basco with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Basco useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Basco!

Basco Nightlife

The cool nights must be tempting you to go for a beach walk at Batanes Resort. As you breathe in some fresh air, you’ll be pleased to view the shimmering water brightened by the friendly moon. Your mood is just being set by nature, so that when you’re ready, you can get stuffed with sumptuous meals and chill out with no limits. read more

Basco History

Centuries prior to Spanish colonization, this capital of Batanes province settled in protected areas called Idjangs on top of steep hills. Idjang came from the Ivatan word “Idi” or “Idian” that means hometown. The majority of the Ivatan tribes worked not only as boat-makers but also farmers and fishermen. An English buccaneer William Dampier came to Batanes in 1687 to claim the islands for Britain. There were... read more

Basco Sightseeing

In another day, you can take an early hop to Sabtang Island by taking the Falowa boat ride. It’s a unique experience to be actually sailing in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and South China Sea. After a 30-minute ride, you’ll see the lighthouse. That’s your cue for another worthwhile visit starting off with residences that are made of lime stones. As you travel to the Savidug Church, you’ll notice a mountain... read more

Basco Travel Guide

Basco is basically an island, so the major population in the region is engaged in activities like farming and fishing. The major industries of the region are the cottage industries like fishing, weaving baskets, hats and doormats, cattle and poultry etc. Fishing being the main activity, a good number of people are engaged in fishing related industries like fish net making and boat building industries. Basco is a windy... read more

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