The tourism sector, led by the Department of Tourism, is laying the foundation to ensure that the country is ready for the revival of the industry. To keep up with the times, visitors must have options to explore and discover the country’s destinations, and the sector must have products and services to meet the growing demand. Collaboration between the public and private sectors is crucial for a sustainable program. Capitalizing on the need for technology, partnerships, and creativity to bring tourism products to the next level.
As a new tourism experience, the Hop-on, Hop-off features curated and do-it-yourself tours, which take the tourism experience a notch higher. The Department of Tourism - Metro Manila and Positive Exposure, the project's project integrator and technology partner, collaborated to make this project a reality.
The Department of Tourism (DOT), and business players collaborated to create the Metro Manila Hop-on Hop-off, Travel by Hub. It is a smooth and contactless travel system that operates throughout Metro Manila's strategic hubs, with the ability to take guided tours in particular locations. This travel choice is a strategic tourism offering from well-known urban centers including Singapore, New York, London, Madrid, and London.
Through a smartphone application that enables an easy and convenient booking and payment platform, the Hop-On, Hop-Off offers travelers the option of quick, DIY activities. It will offer audio-visual content and aims to highlight Metro Manila through a well crafted tour program.
This gives frequent individual travelers and local group passengers the freedom to decide where and how they want to explore Metro Manila.
You may download the app via:
Apple Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/philippines-hop-on-hop-off/id6450432702
Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.philippineshoho.app
Please note that the bus will run daily from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. The Malacañang tour is only at 3:00 pm.
If you have any concerns, you may contact the Department of Tourism (DOT) at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +632-456-7880.