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Mekeni: The Hot Air Balloon Festival + Pampanga Food Trip!

Experience the colors of the 16th International Hot Air Balloon Festival with ClubTravelNOW!TM on February 12 at Clark Field Pampanga.

And that's not all! 

Get to satisfy your appetites with a Pampanga Food Trip on the same day!

Only P2588 for non-members. (ClubTravelNOW!TM members get discounts! Ask us!)

  • Roundtrip aircon van transfers (Manila-Clark-Manila)
  • Hot Air Balloon Festival Entrance Fees
  • Buffet Lunch at Cucina ni Atching Lillian Borromeo (sample the best of authentic Kapampangan food!)
  • Merienda at Kabigting's Halo-Halo (rivals Razon's, and also gooood!)
  • Dinner at Aling Lucing's Sisig (we can't miss the real thing!)

Also included in the tour:
  • Visit to Pampanga's Sistine Chapel - the Betis Church
  • Visit to a functional church almost totally submerged in lahar - the San Guillermo Church 
  • Visit to Abe's Farm (Larry J. Cruz' farm/resthouse turned resto/spa/museum/garden; a visual treat!)
  • Visit to Nathaniel's and Susie's at Marquee Mall for some good ol' pasalubong shopping

The Itinerary:
2AM:  Meet at Shell, EDSA-Ayala (others from QC/North may be picked up along EDSA)
         (We leave really early in anticipation of the traffic, and to get parking slots and to make sure we do not miss the morning flights of the balloons!)
3-4AM: Arrive at Hot Air Balloon Festival (breakfast may be bought along the way)
5:30AM: Start of Morning Flights of the Hot Air Balloons
Onwards: Catch various aerial exhibitions, including skydiving, ultralights, paraglides, helicopters, and so much more!
10AM: Leave Festival
10:30AM: Visit Betis and San Guillermo Churches
12:00NN: Buffet Lunch at Cucina ni Atching Lillian Borromeo
2PM: Visit Abe's Farm
3:30PM: Merienda at Kabigting's Halo-Halo
4:30PM: Back at Clark to witness the night flights of the Hot Air Balloons
7PM: Dinner at Aling Lucing Sisig
8PM: Visit to Nathaniel's and Susie's at Marquee Mall for some pasalubong shopping 
9PM: ETD for Manila
10PM: ETA in Manila

(NB: Schedules are estimates only and subject to change.)

Payment Procedures: 
Please send your full payments by noon of Feb. 7 by depositing to the ff. bank account: 

BDO Savings Account #: 4370-1041-09 

Please send deposit slip by email ( or by fax (02.524.5947). 

BONUS! Get P100 off your bill if you deposit by Feb. 4! So deposit only P2488. :) 

Hurry! Reserve your slots now. Limited seats only!
To join this tour, contact your Buddy:
Tristan Mirasol @ 0927.760.7777 /
Email @