La Trinidad (Benguet)
La Trinidad is a small town which serves as the capital of the province of Benguet which is part of the Cordillera Administrative Region of the Philippines. Tourists to the town mostly come from the neighboring city of Baguio.
Colors of StoBoSaaddress: Stonehill, Botiwtiw, and Sadjap Sitios in Barangay Balili.Inspired by the favela paintings in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, it is a community artwork formed by paintwork of about two hundred houses in the sitios of Stonehill, Botiwtiw, and Sadjap. It was conceptualized by local artist troupe, Tam-awan Artist Village and was painted by residents of the area as well as volunteers.
Bell Churchphone: +63 74 422-1086address: Barangay BaliliA Taoist temple situated in Barangay Balili in La Trinidad. It features Chinese architecture and is a known place of worship for Chinese residents and tourists. It is located near the town's boundary with Baguio.
La Trinidad Strawberry FestivalAn annual festival dedicated to the town's strawberry industry celebrated sometime between February and March.
La Trinidad Strawberry Farmphone: +63 74 422-6733address: BetagStrawberry-picking may be done at the 20 hectare-large strawberry farm in La Trinidad which is a popular site for domestic tourists. The site is owned by the Benguet State University.
address: Barangay BaliliEducational tours are available for tourists at the regional agricultural university. Tourists can learn about organic farming through tours in the university's demonstration farms and gardens as well as shop for souvenirs
The Master's Gardenphone: +63 74 422-5937address: Barangay PuguisA where one can learn about organic farming. The facility is the first training center established in the region dedicated to organic farming.
La Trinidad Trading Postphone: +63 74 422-2061, +63 74 422-5618The biggest marketplace for highland vegetables in the country. Tourists may purchase vegetable products at the La Trinidad Trading Post at a cheaper price at this marketplace.
Calajophone: +63 74 422-1219address: Halsema HighwayCalajo is a restaurant which primarily serves local Benguet cuisine. "Calajo" means "Welcome" in the Ibaloi language.
Tribuhaus Backpackers Innphone: +63 74 424-3706address: Shilan-Beckel Road
Strawberry Valley Hotelphone: +63 74 422-0822address: Halsema Highway
address: Halsema HighwayLodging facility managed by the Benguet State University.
phone: +63 74 422-4722address: Km.5 Halsema Highway, Barangay PicoA government-run tertiary hospital serving the whole province of Benguet.