Things to Do in Subic: With Affordable Rates Just for You
We recommend that you do at least one of these fun things on your Subic vacay!
By Rhea J. Bernardino
October 06, 2017
Some hip and affordable things to do in Subic
Photo by Sir Mildred Pierce via Flickr Creative Commons
When it comes to weekend destinations near Manila, Subic will always be part of the list. Less than three (3) hours away from the megacity, it has plenty of sandy beaches for a much-deserved fun under the sun. But if you're gunning for more than just a swimming trip, you don't have to worry. Subic has got you covered with a plethora of attractions and activities that will definitely spice up your stay! To get you going, here are some of the things you can enjoy while you're there.
1. Swim with the dolphins at Ocean Adventure.
Spend one whole day with adorable sea animals at Ocean Adventure! The first open-water marine theme park in Southeast Asia not only showcases various marine animals through their aquariums, but also gives you a chance to interact with them through encounters! From swimming with dolphins and sealions to diving with sharks and turtles, each encounter is unique, fun, and absolutely memorable. A trip here is sure to be a fun bonding activity you can share with your family or friends.
Book an Admission to Ocean Adventure for only P766.8!
2. Have a jungle adventure at Zoobic Safari.
Another family-friendly attraction in Subic, Zoobic Safari presents a thrilling and exciting way of spending time amongst nature. Located within Subic Bay Freeport's Forest Adventure area, the jungle-themed park will give you authentic wilderness feels with its rugged landscape and the variety of its exotic animals. From tram rides passing through the Savannah sanctuary where wild animals roam freely to heart-pounding encounters with Siberian-Bengal tigers with the Tiger Safari ride, you'll surely feel closer to nature when you visit Zoobic Safari.
Book a Day Tour at Zoobic Safari for only P600.50!
3. Learn basic survival skills at JEST Camp.
Want to find out how you'll fare when you're stuck in the wild? JEST Camp's survival courses will teach you all you need to know to survive. Established in the '60s, the survival bootcamp spans three hectares, where you'll find adventurous attractions like rides as well as survival lectures and lessons from the resourceful Aetas who serve as camp facilitators. You will learn how to make tools out of wood and how to build a fire. Plus, you'll feast your eyes on a magnificent bird show starring the winged creatures from the camp's very own Magaul Bird Park.
Book a Whole Day Access to JEST Camp for only P180!
4. Have an adrenaline rush at Tree Top Adventure.
In the mood for a thrilling activity that will get your heart pounding? You might want to try the activities offered at Tree Top Adventure. Perfect for adrenaline junkies, this adventure park will surely unleash your inner daredevil. Try out its various attractions and rides if you're up for a challenge. From its Canopy Ride that will give you amazing nature views from 100 feet high to its heart stopping Tree Drop Adventure that allows you to rappel face down from a 60-foot tree, there's no shortage of thrills at this fun attraction located in Upper Mau, Cubi Point in Subic.
Book Treetop Trekking with Jungle Demo for only P96!
5. Get soaked at Inflatable Island.
At Inflatable Island's playground, no one's too old to play and have fun. Its obstacle course presents a challenge, but also promises loads of fun for both kids and kids-at-heart. Test your skills and your balance as you go through the various inflatables like the slippery slope, trampoline, and rock climbing wall to name a few. Get ready to fumble, tumble, and have a splash at the biggest floating playground in Asia located at Samba Bluewater Resort!
Book Splash Passes for 2 hours at Inflatable Island for only P624!
6. Unleash your inner child at Funtastic Park.
If you're looking for one place that has it all, don't hesitate and head straight to Funtastic Park. This indoor theme park promises both a fun and educational experience not just for kids, but for adults as well. It has a lot of attractions, which might be overwhelming, but all of them definitely deserve a visit. At the Mirror Maze, you'll get to rely on your instincts and skills as you try to find your way out. Meanwhile, your creativity will show at Trick Art as you think of fun poses to try as you pretend to be part of the artwork. Funtastic Park has everything for everyone if you want to spend your time at an attraction with a lot of options.
Book an All-Day Admission to Funtastic Park for only P278!
7. Try your hand at water sports at Networx Jetsports.
For sporty travelers out there, water sports are just the thing that'll give you the adrenaline rush that you've been craving for. And with the great selection of water sports and activities that Networx Jetsports offers, you are definitely in for one awesome time. Explore the Subic Bay on a jetski or fly above the water with a parasailing trip. Banana boat activities, which are fun for groups, are also available, as well as a Flyboard ride that will make you feel like Ironman as you soar above the sea.
Book a Parasail Boat Ride at Networx Jetsports for only P310.50!