Visit the Philippines Again 2016
Following the success of the Visit the Philippines Year (VPY) 2015 campaign, the Department of Tourism (DOT) and the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) have launched another exciting campaign that will not only attract more foreign visitors to the country but will also make them want to visit the country all over again with Visit the Philippines Again (VPA) 2016. Offering more fun that keeps foreign travellers coming back for more, returning visitors will also be given exclusive travel deals and special incentives. They can avail of special discounts on flights, hotel accommodations and tour packages after simply presenting proof of previous visits. Many top-notch events will also make the stay in the country productive, including the Asian Tourism Forum 2016 and Routes Asia 2016 for jetsetters and business people. Madrid Fusion Manila 2016 for foodies, 2016 Ironman 70, the Asia-Pacific Championship for the sports and outdoor enthusiast, and the MTV Music Evolution 2016 for music and concert lovers, just to name a few.
MICEtalk continues to be an important contributor of international visitors to the Philippines. India has jumped up to the 12th position for tourist arrivals in the Philippines in September 2015 and is consistently maintaining the position in the top 12 markets.